Dominik Ritszel (b. 1988) active in the area of visual arts. Working with film and video instalations.
B.A. Graphics M.A. (2013) graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice.                                                        Winner of the scholarship ‚YOUNG POLAND’ of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.                                   Prize winner of the Trieste Contemporanea Award 2015.
Currently Ph.D studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice.                                                                                             Lives and works in Katowice, Poland.

Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2015 –               Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice, PhD studies                                                                                                     2008 – 2013  Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice, Graphic deparment                                                                                            2009    Student exhange (bridge) Academy of Fine Arts In Poznań                                                                                           2007 – 2008    Silesian Uniwesity In Cieszyn, Graphic department   

Selected individual exhibitions                                                                                                                                                                                 2017 – The Category of force,  CSW Kronika, PL                                                                                                                                         2016 – Clinch, Baszta Czarownic, PL
2016 – Training, Studio Tommaseo, IT
2015 – Reverb, Grey Hause, PL
2014 – Versus, Project Room Bank Pekao, PL
2013 – Eine kleine Werke, Grey Hause, PL
2012 – See you all, CSW Kronika, PL

Two person exhibition                                                                                                                                                                                        2017 – Pole widzenia [with Piotr Wysocki] , Rondo Sztuki, PL

Selected group exhibitions                                                                                                                                                                              2018 – imMobilized, Fondacione Hippocrene, FR                                                                                                                                 2018 – Przechwałki i pogróżkiTrafostacja sztuki, PL                                                                                                                              2017Someone I Have Been Observing for Some TimeFondazione Pastificio Cerere, IT                                              2017 – Metronomics, Another vacant space, DE                                                                                                                                    2016 – Parallax, Chelsea College of Art, GB                                                                                                                                             2016 – Who wants to die?, rk Galerie, DE
2016Vulnerability (Rauma Biennale Balticum), Rauma Art Museum, FIN
2015 – The increased Difficulty od Concretation, City Surfer, CZ
2015 – Waiting for better times, Zachęta Project Room, PL
2013 – Milk teeth, Art, Gallery of Contenporary Art in Katowice BWA, PL
2011 – Whoever seen, whoever knows, CSW Kronika, PL

Festivals and Screenings                                                                                                                                                                                               2017 – FIVA – Festival Internacional de Videoarte, ARG                                                                                                                      2017 – Saison Video / 2016 #41, FR                                                                                                                                                            2016 – 29 édition FIPA (International Festival of Audiovisual Programmes), FR                                                             2016 – Les Rencontres Internationales, Gaîté Lyrique, FR, DE                                                                                                   2015 – Proyector, International Video Art Festival, E, PT, IT                                                                                                       2014 – Les Rencontres Internationales, Gaîté Lyrique, Palais de Tokyo, FR                                                                       2013 – ART IST KUKU NU UT: PRADA PRAVDA Contemporary art festival, EST

Awards and scholarships
2017 – Scholarship of the Minitry of Culture, PL                                                                                                                                 2017 – Selected for the project What’s the weather in Poland, IT                                                                                             2017 –Listed on the Forbes lists 30 Under 30 Europe ranking of the most promising young artists in Europe       2016 – Main prize winner Trieste Contemporanea Award 2015, IT
2015 – Laureate: Biennale Sztuki Młodych Rybie Oko 8, Baltic Gallery Art, PL
2014 –Grant award Young Poland 2014, PL
2013 – Main prize winner: 3. edition Grey House Foundation, PL
2013 – laureate: Talenty Trójki in category visual arts, PL
2013 – Showoff Section 2013 (Krakow Photomonth Festival), PL
2012 – Curators Network 2012, PL