Invited Artists


Waldemar Tatarczuk

To leave Europe, Goryeong, South Korea, 2010. Photo by Shim, Young-chul

Waldemar Tatarczuk was born in 1964 and lives and works in Lublin, Poland. He is a performance and installation artist, art curator. He is also the founder and curator of Performance Art Centre in Lublin (1999-2010), and is currently the Director of Labyrinth Gallery in Lublin (since 2010).

He has been active as a performance artist since 1988, taking part in performance art events throughout Europe and Asia including: Infraction Paris, in France; Navinki Festi- val in Minsk. Belarus; Asiatopia Festival, Bangkok, Thailand, KIPAF, Seoul, South Korea, and Differences Festival, Warsaw, Poland.

His curatorial projects include: 'Art Kontakt' Performance Art Festival (Lublin), European Performance Art Festival EPAF (Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland), Perfor- mance Arsenal (Arsenal Gallery Bialystok, Poland), 'Open City' Festival of Art in Public Spaces (Lublin, Poland), and Performance Art Days (Kiev and Lviv, Ukraine).