Tymek Borowski (born 1984, lives in Warsaw) is a painter, author of movies and digital images.

He studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw at Professor Leon Tarasewicz’s studio (graduated in 2009). Between 2008 and 2012 he co-founded a few art collectives and galleries, internet-based project Billy Gallery (2012) and experimental design company Czosnek Studio (2012).

Tymek Borowski was awarded the VIEWS Deutsche Bank Foundation Audience Award (2013) and “Polityka” Passport Award (2016)

Only a guilty artist justifies himself before accusation.


Download portfolio of selected works
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Represented by Polana Institute, Warsaw

Marika Zamojska
mobile: +48 509 935 632

Justyna Wesołowska
mobile: +48 606 264 433

Direct contact


Selected solo and group exhibitions

Tymek Borowski, Polana Institute, Warsaw
Love, Memory, Curiosity, Geological Museum, Warsaw

Collection #3: Part 2, Chamber Gallery, New York
Collections, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
Money to Burn, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
Common Affairs, Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Berlin
Superprojekt, Depot Basel, Basel

Warsaw Under Construction 7: Reconstruction Dispute, MoMA, Warsaw

Progress and Hygiene, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw (with Paweł Śliwiński)
Private Settings. Art After the Internet, MoMA, Warsaw (with Rafał Dominik and Katarzyna Przezwańska, as Czosnek Studio)
Eternal September, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana (with Paweł Sysiak)
As You Can See. Polish Art Today, MoMA, Warsaw
All the stories are the same, but some of them are completely different, Platán Gallery, Budapest

Poland-Krakow Design Trip Regular Exhibition, BIAD Attic Architect Space, Beijing (with Paweł Śliwiński)
Warsaw Under Construction 5: Profession Architect, MoMA, Warsaw
Views 2013 – Deutsche Bank Foundation Award, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
Raster Editions Billy Gallery, Raster Gallery, Warsaw
The Polish poster, hereafter, Centro Hispanoamericano de Cultura, Hawana

Warsaw Under Construction 4 : City for Sale , MoMA, Warsaw
No, No, I Hardly Ever Miss a Show, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw (with Paweł Sysiak)


“Polityka” Passport Award (2016)
The VIEWS Deutsche Bank Foundation Audience Award (2013)