Biennale Malarstwa Bielska Jesień

Wilchelm Maja

Born in Tychy, 1988; studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków; Degree in Painting under Professor Andrzej Bednarczyk (2012);

Scholarship of the Erasmus Programme at Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Facultad de Bellas Artes in 2009–2010 (Valencia, Spain).

Her artistic pursuits include painting and video;

Debut solo exhibition “Adumbration” at As Gallery in Kraków in 2013;

Group exhibitions and artistic projects: the “Makroart” International Project of Students Art in Public Spaces which was crowned with an exhibition (Athens, Greece, 2009); Biennale de la Jeune Création Européenne in Montrouge (France, 2009); “306 – Professor Andrzej Bednarczyk Painting Exhibition”, Galeria Floriańska 22, Kraków (2010) and at Al. Słowackiego 18 (2012); and the exhibition “Niezła Sztuka” (Not Bad Art) held as part of the 3rd Tumsk Fair in Płock (2011).


Painting is all about creating a Picture. A Picture doesn’t illustrate reality, but creates a new one. I paint what I would like to see. Blank canvas is a wealth of opportunities, a Painting is a fulfilled dream.