The opening day of the “Narrow Passage” exhibition by Dominika Kowynia

Saturday, September 19th, from 12 to 8 pm.

Exhibition runs till october 30, 2020.

Curator: Katarzyna Krysiak


A figurative painter, Dominika Kowynia (b. 1978) studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice and is now in her second decade on the faculty there. She is interested in the interface between personal experiences, on the one hand, and current events, recent history and literature on the other.

Kowynia has had numerous solo exhibitions and participated in scores of group shows. The institutions and events where her works have recently been seen include the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, the City Arts Centre in Gorzów Wielkopolski, the 2018 Warsaw Gallery Weekend, Szara Gallery in Katowice, the Stefan Gierowski Foundation in Warsaw, Widna Gallery in Krakow and the Bielska Jesień Painting Biennale at the BWA Bielska Gallery in Bielsko-Biała in 2015 and 2017, where she was highly commended by “NN6T”, an arts quarterly. The Bielsko-Biała gallery also hosted her Attempt at Reversing solo exhibition in 2020.

Her paintings can be found in the collections of the ING Polish Art Foundation, the BWA Bielska Gallery and the Bęc Zmiana Foundation. They are also held in a number of private collections. Dominika Kowynia collaborates with Szara Gallery on an ongoing basis.



From July 1st the Foksal Gallery is open to visitors again.

We have adopted a few simple rules that will make your visit to our gallery safe:

  • Please, comply with the obligation to wear masks or scarves covering the mouth and nose in the gallery.
  • Due to the small space of the gallery, we limited the number of visitors to the exhibition at the same time to two people. Please keep a distance of at least two meters apart. In both cases, the exception is people who live together on a daily basis.
  • Please disinfect your hands with disinfectant liquid available at the entrance to the gallery.
  • Please do not touch exhibits, multimedia and other devices activated by touch.
  • If you notice disturbing symptoms or your well-being indicates that they may occur in the near future – please postpone the visit to the gallery.

The Foksal Gallery’s new opening hours: Monday – Friday, 12 – 5 pm. Free admission.

The archival documantation and the book’s collection of Galeria Foksal remain unavailable until further notice.


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