Name

Jakub Kaja

About

Date of Birth: 1 May
Nationality: Polish
Marital status: Single

Last occupation:

2006-2010

Working in Graphics design and as a professional photographer also for advertisements (posters, weddings, portraits in nature, studio-still nature and portrait medical-for hospital, nature) kind of self employed and working for Authorised Gallery in Bydgoszcz (Poland) – Graphic Design and making Art exhibitions

Qualification:

Master degree in Graphics - applied graphics design,
photography and print making - Serigraphy

First degree – licentiate of painting – applied graphics
annex I photography; annex II digital graphics

Academy-studies

Academy of Art in Gdańsk - POLAND
field of study: Graphic Design - specialisation photography and
print making - Serigraphy

Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Cracow Academy - POLAND
field of study: Painting – Graphic Design

Interests

Journeys, sport (sailing, swimming, riding on bicycle, tennis, ping-pong, soccer,
power station - Gym) movie, scenography, music (playing music), processing of
timber, carpentering, photography, graphic artist, graphics design, interior design, painting, drawing

Awards and honourable mentions:

2008-2009

1st award in Polish-wide competition on poster for 90th anniversary of the Polish the biggest bank PKO BP. Title: „For mother, for father, for everyone”
Special honourable mention Polish - wide competition on poster for 90th anniversary of the Polish the biggest bank PKO BP. Title: „Close to You”

2008

One of the four honourable mentions in Academy competition for digital graphic „Ecce Homo”

2007

1st award for poster.750 anniversary of the Cracow Town sponsored by
Galeria Plakatu – Poster Gallery Krzysztof Dydo & Ewa Pabis S.C.
31-043 Kraków, Kramy Dominikańskie, ul. Stolarska 8-10, Poland
Title: „Have a look to Cracow”

2006

Honourable mention in Young talents in Europe. TV program about art, sport talents,
interests, passions, journeys. Program of devoted creation, artistic achievements and sports and passions and interests of Jakub Kaja

2002

Honourable mention – „Indefatigables 2002” Diploma of acknowledged
„For difficulty and engagement to Voluntary work, for wish of operation, dividing
talents and sometimes, creation and on better change enclosing our world.”
World day of Voluntary

2001

Honourable mention Diploma of acknowledged Voluntary Central
„We desire to express recognition to world day for difficulty voluntary work and
engagement to voluntary work.” In World year of Voluntary -
Marc Destanne de Bernis (Permanently Coordinator of nation united in Poland )

1999

Honourable mention in Competition young talents for volume of poetry
with own photographs and drawings

1998

Honourable mention in Competition young talents for volume of poetry
with own photographs and drawings

1992

Honourable mention of young artistic talent
WOM (Wojewódzki Ośrodek Metodyczny) - Provincial methodical center
in Bydgoszcz, ul. Jagiellońska 9 – POLAND

Exhibitions:

August 2010

Collective exhibition
„Full sentence”
Galeria Sztuki Wozownia (Gallery of Art „Wozownia”) ul. Rabiańska 20 Toruń - POLAND

June 2010

Individual exhibition
Social Posters; Photographs - „The passer...” ; Serigraphy - „Absence”
Gallery in Gdańsk ul. Chlebnicka 13/16 (street) – POLAND

November 2009

Academy of Art in Town Social Posters in Town (City Lights) in Gdańsk
2 posters: „Born to buy”; „1 may – national Work holy”

January 2009

Individual exhibition
Jakub Kaja – photographs (nature)
„Gallery Poczta” (Gallery Postoffice) Bydgoszcz; ul. Jagielońska 6 POLAND

November 2008

Collective exhibition
Posters - „Think bicycle”
Akademy of Art in Gdańsk. Main Gallery Targ Węglowy 6 Gdańsk POLAND

June 2008

Individual exhibition
Jakub Kaja - „Searching” Photographs and Digital graphics
Galeria Autorska in Bydgoszcz ul.Chocimska 5 POLAND

April 2008

Collective exhibition
„ Ecce Homo” - Digital graphics
Gallery „W Kawiarence” ul.Herlinga Grudzińskiego 1 Kraków (Cracow) POLAND

November 2007

Individual exhibition
„Composition and Act” – drawings
MGOKSiR in Trzebinia ul. Kościuszki 74 POLAND

June 2007

Collective exhibition
„750 Anniversary of the Cracow town”
Gallery „Oko dla sztuki” ul.Herlinga Grudzińskiego 1 Kraków (Cracow) POLAND

May 2007

Collective exhibition
„Juvenilia Posters“
Gallery „Oko dla sztuki” ul.Herlinga Grudzińskiego 1 Kraków (Cracow) POLAND

May 2006

Collective exhibition
„Fairy tale” – Graphics design projects and illustrations
Gallery in Cracow ul. Lipowa 4 Kraków (Cracow) POLAND

June 2005

Collective exhibition
„Ecological Posters”
Gallery in Crakow ul.Lipowa 4 Kraków (Cracow) POLAND

June 2002

Individual exhibition
Jakub Kaja – drawings & paintings
School Gallery ul. Swarzewska 10 Bydgoszcz POLAND

January 2001

Individual exhibition
Jakub Kaja – drawings & paintings
School Gallery ul. Swarzewska 10 Bydgoszcz POLAND

December 1999

Collective exhibition
„Man in Millennium”
School Gallery ul. Swarzewska 10 Bydgoszcz POLAND

April 1995

Collective exhibition
drawings & paintings
Józef Wybicki Gallery in Primary School Bydgoszcz POLAND

September 1993

Individual exhibition
„Faces”- colored drawings
Galeria Autorska in Bydgoszcz ul.Chocimska 5 POLAND

November 1992

Individual exhibition
Drawings & Graphics
WOM (Wojewódzki Ośrodek Metodyczny) - Provincial methodical center
in Bydgoszcz, ul. Jagiellońska 9 POLAND

July 1988

Collective exhibition
Colored pictures from Childhood
Galeria Autorska in Bydgoszcz ul.Chocimska 5 POLAND

Specialties

  • Advanced knowledge Adobe Suit (especially Photoshop)
  • CorelDraw
  • Microsoft Office.

Skills

  • 15 years experience with camera - photography and also with…
  • advertisement
  • poster
  • medical
  • weddings
  • studio&nature - portrets
  • nature)