Tomasz Sobecki

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Tomasz Sobecki

Tomasz Sobecki (born 1952 in Toruń, Poland), has been an active fine art photographer since 1981. He has had many exhibitions in prestigious Polish art and photography galleries. He has had numerous individual exhibitions abroad in European countries (England, Switzerland, Finland) and United States, participation in international collective exhibitions in Belgium, Germany and Japan. He is the Polish art representative in Caracas, Venezuela.

Toruń Place in Kuyavian-Pomeranian, Poland

Toruń is a city in northern-central Poland, on the Vistula River. Its population was 202,562 as of December 2017. Previously it was the capital of the Toruń Voivodeship (1975–98) and the Pomeranian Voivodeship (1921–45). Since 1999, Toruń has been a seat of the self-government of the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship and, as such, is one of its two capitals. The cities and neighboring counties form the Bydgoszcz–Toruń twin city metropolitan area. Toruń itself is the sixteenth-largest city in Poland and the second in the voivodeship.

England Country in north-west Europe, part of the United Kingdom

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Finland Republic in Northern Europe

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Art grants

The most known photo series

Other activity

He invited to an “art dialogue” as a part of the Franciszek Starowieyski “Face” series. (“Arsenal Gallery” in Toruń, 2002).

Participation in Polish and international symposia of photographers and designers.

The originator and co-organizer of commercial publications contest – “Idea” (1996 – 2000). Works in collections of Art Museum of Łódź, District Museum of Toruń, private and public collections in Poland and abroad. Organizer and curator of the “European Design Annual 1999” exhibition. He has also taught a course in IIT Hyderabad.

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