Menu
menu

Kamil Śleszyński (1982) – former postman, Bulgarian forklift operator and self-taught photographer. His interest in photography lies in broadly defined documentary photography. In the evenings he explores the secrets of craft bookbinding. Author of photo books „Prolog” and „Wolka”. In 2018, together with journalist Ula Śleszyńska he founded the Światło/siła Foundation, whose activities are mainly focused on popularizing photography and the written word. He lives and works in Bialystok, Poland.

Solo Exhibitions
2018 Prolog / Galeria Sleńdzińskich / Białystok / Poland
2017 Prolog / Galeria Tętno / TIFF Festival / Wrocław / Poland

Group Exhibitions

2018 Nothing Left to be Saved / Instytut Fotografii Fort/ Warasw / Poland
2018 One Year Revolv / London / UK
2018 Borderlands / Ginnel Foto Fest / Ipswich / UK
2017 #SHOWMEYOURUFO / Noorderlicht / Groningen / NL
2017 FotoFilmic’16 / Monash Gallery of Art /  Melbourne / Australia
2017 FotoFilmic’16 / Burrard Arts Foundation / Vancouver / Canada
2016 FotoFilmic’16 / dnj Gallery / Los Angeles / USA
2016 DEBUTS / Vintage Photo Festival / Bydgoszcz / Polska
2016 DEBUTS / Fotofestiwal / Łódź / Poland

Awards 
2018 Ginnel Awards / honorable mention
2017 Holy-Art TIFF Open+ / TIFF Festival / winner
2017 TEN AND ONE Annual Lomography Photo Awards / winner
2016 FotoFilmic’16 / finalist
2015 Projekt Przetwórnia / honorable mention

Grants/Scolarships
2015 Scholarship of the Marshal of Podlaskie Region

Books
2019 Wolka (II ed.) / Fundacja Światło/siła
2018 Wolka (I ed.) /  Self-published
2017 Prolog / TIFF Festival

Collective Publications
2018 Untitled Collective Photography Magazine / UK
2017 Home & Away / Same Coin Press / USA 
2016 Debuts / Poland

Collections
The Sleńdziński Art Gallery