KAMILA IZYKOWICZ

is a Domestic Design graduate cum laude from the School of Form design faculty at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Poznan, Poland. She studied History of Art at the University of Wroclaw [Poland] followed by a one year course in Fine Arts at Universidad Computense de Madrid [Spain].

Kamila was the winner of the Art and Fashion Forum by Grazyna Kulczyk 2015 [Poland] in the Fashion Jewellery category and awarded a summer course at Central Saint Martins. In 2016, her graduation project RITU was nominated for the international contest for young designers Make me! at the Lodz Design Festival [Poland]. It was also exhibited at Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven [Netherlands].

She’s invited for Graduation Projects.euInternational Design Review at Zamek Cieszyn [Poland] in February 2017 with publication in 2+3D magazine. She’s also selected for a speaker during Design INDABA conference in Cape Town [RSA] in March 2017.

FULL BIO

EDUCATION

School of Form | Bachelor’s degree *cum laude | Domestic Design  | 2012 – 2016

Universidad Complutense de Madrid | History of Art & Design | 2009 – 2010

University of Wroclaw | History of Art | 2005 – 2010

CREATIVE COLLABORATION

MANIFIESTA film

Dell Sole restaurant | interior designer

Atelier Starzak Strebicki | photo-video project

KROWARZYWA | lamp designer

EXHIBITIONS and AWARDS

See & Say portfolio selection: Product, Fashion Design and Video categories,
KTR, Warsaw, 2016

Dutch Design Week Stand by! Polish design education on display
Instytut Adama Mickiewicza, Eindhoven, 2016

Lodz Design Festival finalist of international contest for young designers Make me!
Lodz, 2016

Fashion Jewellery Art & Fashion Forum 5 Senses 2015 by Grazyna Kulczyk – winning design,
Old Brewery, Poznan, 2015

Home. Housing. Dwelling exibition at festivals:
Gdynia Design Days and Lodz Design Festival: Consequences, 2015
and Institute of Design Kielce, 2016

Talents Archive Project exibition of art and design sketchbooks,
by Double Decker, London and The Onassis Cultural Centre Athens, Grece, 2015

Fantasy on Prokofiev’s Violin Sonate Op.80 Katarzyna Borek & Vojto Monteur
music video release by Warner Classics, 2014 *nominations:
15. T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival – Section Magnify
23. Festival of Polish Music Video Yach Film 2014 – Space Design category

RUSZAfestiwal dancerkA viedo-art screening, ASP, Wroclaw, 2014

33.PPA national final contest – nurt off category with PR:O:BA spectacle Capitol Theatre, Wrocław, 2012

16:9 video-art screening-exibition, BrowArt gallery, Old Brewery, Wrocław, 2012
and during Scena Otwarta Festiwal Teatrów Tanca w Tarnowie, 2012

**2nd poetry award for exfraza poem at the International Crime Fiction Festival, Wroclaw, 2011

UU art-book installation at BWA studio, Wroclaw, 2010

INTERNSHIPS, COURSES and WORKSHOPS

Organic form in jewellery short course Central Saint Martins, tutor: Paul Welles, London, 2016

Fashion Jewellery workshop with Anna ORSKA, Art and Fashion Forum 2015 by Grazyna Kulczyk Old Brewery, Poznan, 2015

Recycle Reuse – Odzyskaj Korzystaj workshop
Waste Management System for the City of Poznan, at Concordia Design, Poznan, 2015

Parking Day workshop, space design, SARP and Malta Festival, Poznan, 2015

Medynia – from here, ceramic and anthropological workshop, Medynia Glogowska, 2014

Kristoff fine porcelain internship, July 2013 – August 2013

Skoda Amazing Parts industrial project | team leader: group Dynamic Seat |
Lecturer: “Car for sitting? ergonomics in the car” | Skoda and School of Form, 2013

Matadero Madrid Fundacion Diseno Madrid (DIMAD) | internship | Madrid, July 2009 – October 2009

Interior Design and Graphic Design
2 years course at Promotion post-secondary vocational study, 2003-2005