Name

Kellybubble

About

Kalina Bańka
Born in 1989 in Dąbrowa Górnicza. She graduated of Faculty of Ceramisc and Glass at the Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design. Studied in the Studio of Architectural Glass Design led by Ph.D. Ryszard Więckowski and I Studio of Glass Design led by Prof. Kazimierz Pawlak. In 2013 she obtained her master degree since that time has been an assistent at Studio of Architectural Glass Design and Studio of Basic Stained Glass Design conducted by Ph.D. Ryszard Więckowski. During her studies she has received, among others, scholarship of Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, scholarship of Mayor of City of Wrocław and City Of Dąbrowa Górnicza as well as scholarschip of Ministery of Science and Higher Education. She realized three individual exhibitions and participated in numerous of group exhibition at home and abroad. Has won several competitions, both national and international in the field of glass, design, graphics and painting. Artistic actions of Kalina Bańka mainly teeter on the border of glass design, graphics and painting.

Urodzona w 1989 roku w Dąbrowie Górniczej. Absolwentka Wydziału Ceramiki i Szkła Wrocławskiej Akademii Sztuk Pięknych. Studiowała w pracowni szkła w architekturze d hab. Ryszarda Więckowskiego oraz I Pracowni Szkła użytkowego prof. Kazimierza Pawlaka. Dyplom magisterski z wyróżnieniem uzyskała w 2013 roku, od tego też roku jest asystentką w Pracowni Szkła w architekturze oraz Pracowni Podstaw Witrażu prowadzonej przez d hab. Ryszarda Więckowskiego. Podczas studiów i już jako samodzielna artysta otrzymała m.in. stypendia Ministra Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego, Prezydenta Wrocławia, Miasta Dąbrowy Górniczej czy Ministra Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyższego. Zrealizowała trzy wystawy indywidualne oraz wzięła udział w kilkudziesięciu wystawach szkła i malarstwa w kraju i za granicą. Jest laureatką kilkunastu konkursów zarówno krajowych, jak i międzynarodowych z zakresu szkła, dizajnu, grafiki i malarstwa. Jej działania głównie balansują na pograniczu projektowania szkła, grafiki i malarstwa.

SCHOLARSCHIPS
2014
Scholarschip of Ministry of Culture and National Heritage Ministra Kultury ”Young Poland”
2013
Award of Mayor of City of Dąbrowa Górnicza for the outstanding achievement in the arts
2012-2013
Scholarschip of Ministery of Science and Higher Education for the outstanding achievement in learning
Best Students Scholarschip of Chancellor of Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design in Wroclaw
2011-2013
Scholarschip of Mayor of City of Wrocław in the field of culture and art for young talents of Wroclaw
Best Students Scholarschip of Mayor of City of Dąbrowa Górnicza
2011
Scholarschip of Ministry of Culture and National Heritage Ministra Kultury for the outstanding achievement in learning
2009-2012
Best Students Scholarschip of Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design in Wroclaw

CONTESTS & AWARDS
2014
Finalist of International Contest of Design and Craft “Talente 2014”, Munich, Germany
2013
Nominated for the Best Diploma Awards of Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design in Wroclaw, Poland
Finalist of “Design Open Space” Contest, Wroclove Design Festival, Wrocław, Poland
2012
Finalist of the graphic contest “Virgin Wall Design”, org. Virgin Mobile Poland
First place in the „Nadaj formę treści” Contest for a glass statuette Diament ICHPW, Zabrze, Poland
Finalist of International Glass Contest “Stanislav Libensky Award 2012”, Praha, Czech
Special award in the international glass contest “Sanssouci Junior Glass Match”, Karlovy Vary, Czech
Finalist of “NOTO – Notatnik artysty” Contest, Galeria Fundacji Sztuki Nowej ZNACZY SIĘ, Kraków, Poland
Honorable mention in the graphic contest "I love Sharpie”, org. Newell Rubbermaid Poland S.A
First place in the graphic contest „Pobazgraj na słuchawkach AERIAL7 TANK2 DIY” org. DjShop, Poland
2011
Third place in „Szklana Improwizacja” Contest, Kryształowy Weekend, Piechowice, Poland
Honorable mention in the t-shirt design contest Cropp „Sharpnij się na t-shirt”
Honorable mention in the graphic contest „Sztuknij się w ścianę”, org. portal Gurupa, Poland
First place in the graphic contest „Numark IDJ w akcji”, org. Djshop, Poland
2010
Honorable mention in the „Piękna Płytka” Contest, Ceramika Paradyż, Poland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015

Bubble, SiC! BWA Wrocław Gallery, Wrocław, Poland

2013
X-Files, with Pati Dubiel, Galeria Versus, Wrocław, Poland
2012
Bańka w Heliosie, Helios Cinema, Wrocław, Poland

GROUP EXHIBITIONS & FESTIVALS
2015
Nieoczekiwane, Gallery „Na Piętrze” ZSP, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
Szklany Kolorowy Świat, Gallery „Na piętrze”, Dzierżoniów, Poland
Misz Masz, Gallery N, Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech
2014
Polish Glass made in Wroclaw, Glasmuseum Alter Hof Herding, Coesfeld, Germany
Artmanus, the exhibition of laureate of the Award of Mayor of City of Dąbrowa Górnicza for the outstanding achievement in the arts, Palace of Culture of Zagłębie, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
Persona art, Palace of Culture of Zagłębie, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
Witraże – obrazy szkłem malowane, Centre of Glass Heritage, Krosno, Poland
The exhibition in the frame of International Contest of Design and Craft “Talente 2014”, Munich, Germany
The exhibition in the frame of Design Days Festival, Poznań, Poland
Mistrz i uczniowie, radość koloru, Carriage Museum, Galowice, Poland
Szkło kontrolowane, the glass workshop conducting during Festival of High Temperatures, Wrocław, Poland
2013
Młode Wrocławskie Szkło i Ceramika, Museum of Loffler, Koszyce, Slovakia
Wrocław. Cisza, Wawa Design Festival, Soho Factory, Warszawa, Poland
Wrocław. Cisza, CRZ Krzywy Komin, Wrocław, Poland
Stop.klatka, Glass & Ceramis BWA Wrocław Gallery (now known as SiC! BWA Wrocław Gallery), Wrocław, Poland
Design – Open Space, Wroclove Design Festival, Centennial Hall, Wrocław, Poland
Międzynarodowa Wystawa Szkła, Pražská galerie českého skla, Praha, Czech
Metody, The International Glass Exhibition, Gallery Medium, Bratislava, Słovakia
2012
Stanislav Libensky Avard 2012, the contest exhibition, St. George’s Convent at the Prague Castel, Praha, Czech
Szklana Witryna, in the frame of European Glass Festival 2012, Wrocław, Poland
Daruj mi, Glass & Ceramis BWA Wrocław Gallery (now known as SiC! BWA Wrocław Gallery), Wrocław, Poland
The Artistic Glass Exhibition, Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design, Wrocław, Poland
Potrzebne?, the glass exhibition, Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design, Wrocław, Poland
The Jewellery Exhibition, in the frame of III Festival Art Circle, Cieszyn, Poland
Sztuknij się w Ścianę, the contest exhibition, Sanatorium Restaurant, Sopot, Poland
5. Wrocław Underwater Festival, Bourgeois’es Brewery, Wrocław, Poland
W przestrzeni, Wrocław Admirers Society, Wrocław, Poland
NOTO – Notatnik artysty, the contest exhibition, Gallery of Fundacja Sztuki Nowej ZNACZY SIĘ, Kraków, Poland
2011
The exhibition in the frame of Kulturalia 2011, Wrocław University of Economics, Poland
Polske umelecke sklo, Gallery XY, Semily, Czech
szkło [n], Gallery N, Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech
The exhibition in the frame of 1. Biennale Art of Young Wroclaw, Impart Art. Centre, Wrocław, Poland
Anioł z tradycjami, Gallery Cztery Pory Roku, Piechowice, Poland
The glass and ceramics exhibition, Culture Centre The Castle, Wrocław – Leśnica, Poland
The paintings exhibition, Gallery Aquarelle, Radisson Blu Hotel, Wrocław, Poland
Karkonosze Light Festival, Jelenia Góra, Poland
2010
The exhibition during Łódź Design, in the frame of honorable mention in the contest Ceramiki Paradyż, Łódź, Poland
The glass and ceramics exhibition of Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design, Gallery of Zespoł Szkół Plastycznych, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
The glass exhibition in the frame of open days of Eugeniusz Geppert Acaemy of Art and Design, Radisson Blu Hotel, Wrocław, Poland
Festival ARTglass, Jelenia Góra, Poland