Mateusz Choróbski

born in Poland
based in Warsaw
represented by Wschód gallery

In his artistic undertakings, Mateusz Choróbski tests various ranges and scales of artistic expression: from short films to complex arrangements in gallery spaces, or contextual activities in public spaces.

solo exhibition

2017 Le premier venu? (nie ma już bezpańskich psów), Les Bains Douches, Alençon, FRE
2016 A Slow Collapse of a Journey, CSW Kronika, Bytom, PL
2015 Blue Bird', ROD, Warsaw, PL
2015 Blue Bird, Zona Sztuki Aktualnej, Szczecin, PL
2015 I was maddened with sunlight. I felt like laughing, Arsenał, Białystok, PL
2013 The draught, Another Vacant Space, Berlin, DE
2013 Long delayed reunion, Asymetria Modern, Warsaw, PL
2010 Diving, ON galllery, Poznań, PL

two person exhibition

2018 Paris Internationale, with Anders Dickson, Paris, FE (upcoming)
2017 Like A Sick Eagle, with Anna Orłowska, Exile Gallery, Berlin, DE
2015 Shop at the museum, with Anna Orłowska, XS, Warsaw, PL
2015 Nesting, with Ronit Porat, Asymetria Fundation, Warsaw, PL
2013 Blackground, Art Boom festival, with Anna Orłowska, Kraków, PL

selected group exhibitions

2018 FOAF Berlin, Chert Ludde, Berlin, DE
2018 Friend of a Friend, Wschód gallery, Warsaw, PL
2017 SWAG & THREAT, Trafo, Szczecin, PL
2017 High Blood Pressure, Koganei Art Spot, Tokyo, JPE
2017 Micro Salon#7, Galerie L'inlassable, Paris, FRE
2017 Autogestión, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, ESP
2017 Raw Material, Eva Meyer Gallery, Pairs, FRE
2016 Dama, Turin, IT
2016 Nic o was bez nas, Kongres Kultury, PKiN, Warsaw, PL
2016 A stitch in time saves nine, Warsaw Gallery Weekend, PL
2016 London Biennale in Rome, ITA
2015 Worth Remembering! A Tribute to Jerzy Lewczyński, Asymetria gallery, Warsaw Gallery Weekend, PL
2014 Winter is Comming, Grey House, Kraków, PL
2014 Precipations, Berlin Art Week , Another Vacant Space, Berlin, DE
2014 No Yawning, New Theatre, Warsaw, PL
2014 The archive project, Another Vacant Space, Berlin, DE
2014 Short Waves, Poznań, PL
2013 Rybie Oko, Biennale of young artists, Ustka, PL
2013 Tribute to Moda Polska, Lookout Gallery, Warsaw, PL
2013 Mum, I just really need to focus on my art right now, Arsenał Gallery, Poznań, PL
2013 Spokojna Tour Now, performed by PDP Orchestra, MOCAK, Kraków, PL
2013 Wanda Liza, BWA Zielona Góra, PL
2013 Cohesion, New Theater, Warsaw, PL
2012 Curators' Network, MOCAK, Kraków, PL
2012 Pool, TIFF, Wrocław, PL
2011 By Own Measure II, Wrocław Contemporary Museum, Wrocław, PL
2011 Gateways, KUMU, Taliin, EE
2011 Shore to Shore, George Mason University Gallery, Washington, USA
2011 Generation After, 7th Biennale of Photography: Margins, Poznań, PL
2011 Wind in my heart, Dust in my head, Hermanns residence, Poznań, PL

performance actions

2016 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, Manifesta 11, Zurych, CHE
2016 Nice to meet, TRAFO, Szczecin, PL
2015 Jitters, Komuna Warszawa, Warsaw, PL
2014 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, BWA Katowice, PL

curatorial project

2012 Pool, with Anna Orłowska, TIFF, Wrocław, PL

awards and scholarships

2015 Listed in the ranking of the most promising young polish artists published by Centre for Contemporary Art in Warsaw
2014 Nominated to the Grey House Prize
2014 Receiver of the Scholarship from the Minister of Culture
2014 Nominated to biennale Rybie Oko
2012 Nominated to Curators' Network
2012 Receiver of the Scholarship from the Minister of Education
2012 Receiver of the Artistic Scholarship from the Marshal of the Łódź Voivodeship


2015 - 2017 PHD, Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Arts, Poznań, PL
2011 - 2013 MA, Media Art - Mirosław Bałka Studio of Spatial Activities, Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw, PL
2008 - 2011 BA, Multimedia Communication, University of Arts, Poznań, PL