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Jakub Czyszczoń, Untitled, 2015, mixed media on linen, 23 3/4 × 19 3/4".

Jakub Czyszczoń

Galeria Stereo

Jakub Czyszczoń, Untitled, 2015, mixed media on linen, 23 3/4 × 19 3/4".

Founded in Poznań, Stereo operates today from Warsaw and is located in what was formerly the biggest printing facility in the People’s Republic of Poland, designed by famous modernist architect Kazimierz Marczewski and built in 1950. The spectacular architecture of this now run-down building and its somewhat humid interior proved to be the perfect setting for the works Jakub Czyszczoń gathered for his exhibition “[is the room full of smoke?].” Czyszczoń, who was born in 1983, presented a series of abstract pieces of different sizes that look like paintings but were created via various experimental methods, some of them far removed from the traditional métier of a painter.

All the works exhibited at the gallery were Untitled and made this or last year, from materials such as PVC, oil and acrylic paint, lacquer, and found organic objects that the artist superimposed in such a way as

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