ABOUT

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ANNA WÓJCIK (1990)

PL +48 503 012 024
anna.kamila.wojcik@gmail.com

Graduated with honors from Product Design faculty of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.
Product and graphic designer.


E D U C A T I O N


Since October 2015 – Master studies, Academy of fine Arts in Warsaw
Academy of fine Arts in Warsaw – Product design and visual identification design

2012 – 2015 – Bachelor of Arts degree with honors, Academy of fine Arts in Warsaw
Academy of fine Arts in Warsaw – Product design and visual identification design

2014 – Erasmus exchange programe, Stuttgart, Germany
Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Kunste Stuttgart – Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart – Industrial Design

2011 – 2012 – W. Strzemiński Academy of Fine Arts in Łódź
Interior and Product design Faculty
(since second year of studies I’ve changed the school to Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw)

2009 – 2011 – Warsaw University of Life Sciences
Landscape Architecture

E X P E R I E N C E


02 – 04 / 2016 – San Lorenzo Restaurant and Bar – Bar Don Caruso, Warsaw
Cooperation: Anna Andrzejewicz
The design of bar and tables in new local in Warsaw’s city center near Nowy Świat Street

11 / 2015 – 03 / 2016  – Paged (Furniture company)
Table design – DESTA (My Bachelor project) was sold to polish furniture company. Cooperation on adjusting the project for mass production and how to manage the production process.

10 / 2014 – 03 / 2016 – Interflora Poland – Flower post, Warsaw office
Graphic and content design, participation in time-projects. (part time job)

06 – 11 / 2014 – Hidden Chair – Chair design for Art Gallery in Germany
One from two projects honored by Gallery owners for new interior design of Gallery from cooperation with Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart. Work on production process.

05 – 07 / 2014  – Modelmaker in Boris Degen Architektur Modellbau studio – Esslingen, Germany
Building architecture models using different materials and techniques – gips. Plexi, 3d print, polypropylen, cardboard etc.

09 / 2013 – Wawa Design Festival
Volunteer in first edition of Warsaw’s design festival. Helping with exhibition, hosting guests.

06 – 10 / 2013 – Inżynieria designu
Assistant in ceramic studio „inżynieria designu” – making and casting forms and ceramic models

May – july 2013 – packaging design for kornik sunglasses – pdesign and supervision on production of packaging for kornik brand sunglasses in wooden frames that belong to polish company klenwood sa.

06 – 09 / 2012 – Inżynieria designu – Internship in ceramic workshop
Ceramic studio owned and created by designer Viola Orzechowska in Warsaw. Internship focused on learning how to work with ceramics – casting, modeling, painting, burning, glazing etc.


W O R K S H O P S


March 2015 – Food design lab – Perugia, Italy 
International design workshop – focused on food design. The aim of the workshop was to design interior of pavilon that will promote Umbria region during expo 2015 in Milano with motto – „feeding the planet, energy for life”.

October 2014 – „Kulp Workshop” – Ceramic workshop in Turkey
The cooperation between one of the oldest ceramics manufacture in Turkey – Menemen, Economic University in Izmir, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw and Adam Mickiewicz’s Institute in Warsaw. The aim of the workshop was to get familiar with traditional techniques of ceramic production, get to know their selling system and marketing goals so that later we could help them to achieve these goals.

June 2014 – Product Photography Workshop – Stuttgart, Germany
3 days of workshop focused on product photography in regular room and inside the studio with german photographer Oliver Kröning

May 2014 – Nachtmann, Riedel – Germany, Austria – Glass design workshop
Provided by Bastian Mueller (*ABK), Susanne Hoffman (*ABK) and Stephanie Kubanek (Nachtmann) – four days tour around most important glass manufactres of Riedel company in Germany and Austria. The aim of workshop was to design a tableware collection for Nachtmann brand.
*ABK – Akademie der Bildenden Kunste Stuttgart

December 2012 – „Przetwory” soho factory – workshop with sweeden designers Joel Degermark and Lisa Ljunberg
Project of modular lamps made with different materials – volunteer in warsaw’s biggest recycling action

April 2012 – „The young man and the sea” design workshop – representation of Academy of Fine Arts in Łódź
Every year’s design workshop in krynica morska for students of first year design faculty from all art academies in poland.

A W A R D S  /  E X H I B I T I O N S



September 2016 – Third Award in Riedel Award 2016 glass design contest, Venice, Italy
Third place in the international design contest Riedel Award 2016 with project Piao – tableware glass collection based on inspiration from the shape of siamese fighting fish’s tail. Project exhibited in Palazzo Loredan, Istituto Veneto in Venice for one month since 26/09/2016.

September 2016 – „REDEFINING DESIGN”, Tallin Design Week, Estonia
The exhibition of works young designers from Visegrad group countries, cooperation with Graduation Project

April 2016 – „DESIGN WITHOUT BORDERS” – Budapest Design Festival, Hungary
Participant and speaker at Budapest Design Festival, works were shown at „Design without borders” exhibition of newest works of international designers

March 2016 – Paged – International Fair in Poznań, Poland 
The biggest Furniture event in Poland. Cooperation with Paged furniture company. Desta was presented for the first time with Paged.

January 2016 – INTERNATIONAL DESIGN REVIEW Desta selected as 1/40 best diplomas from Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary – Cieszyn, Poland 
The international design review  – Graduation Project – The exhibition of best graduation project from all Design Schools in Visegrad Countries Group

December 2015Scollarship for best students
Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw Scollarship for Best Students selected and granted by Rector of Academy

October 2015 – Design Exhibition in Izmir City Office, Izmir, Turkey
The result of cooperation with Menemen – one of the oldest ceramic manufacture in Turkey. The project of ceramic flower pot became the main marketing object that was used for promotion.

October 2015 – DESTA desk & table  Exhibited and Awarded in make me! 2015 international design contest
Desta awarded in international design contest by meble.pl (furniture company) during Łódź Design Festiwal in Poland

September 2015 – Design Exhibition during Warsaw’s design festival 
Wawa Design Festiwal – Desta selected for the exhibition focused on „Warsaw’s designers” during Warsaw’s design festival

June 2015 – „Open Academy”, Warsaw
The exhibition of graduation projects of design faculty in Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

November 2014 – Exhibition in Kunsthalle Goeppingen Chair design for Art Gallery in Germany
Project selected by Gallery owners, produced and placed (now in use) in interiors of gallery’s cafe. Cooperation with Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart