Jan Kubasiewicz

Title: Professor


Degrees: MFA, Academy of Fine Arts, Lodz, Poland

Exhibitions Solo (selected): 2000 - transFORM, Warsaw; Patio Gallery, Lodz, Poland; metaGeometry, Skydoor Gallery, Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan; Gutman Library, Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. 1998 - Bevier Gallery, R.I.T., Rochester, NY. 1997 - Osaka Univ. of Arts, Japan. 1996 - PII Gallery, Phila., PA. 1993 - Metaphors of Geometry, Artworks, Gallery, Hartford, CT; 1987 - About Blackness and Whiteness, The Kosciuszko Foundation House, NYC; Payne Gallery of Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA; RISD Graphic Center Gallery, Providence, RI; TP Gallery, Warsaw, Poland

Collections/Client Work Academy of Fine Arts, Lodz, Poland; Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris, France; British Library, London, UK; Center for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland; Deutsches-Polen Institut, Darmstadt, Germany; Houghton Library, Harvard Univ., Cambridge; Jagiellonian Univ., Krakow, Poland; LandesBibliothek, Oldenburg, Germany; Museum of Modern Art, NY; Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland; National Museum, Warsaw, Poland; Posada Art Books, Brussels, Belgium

Publications A Conversation with Wally Gilbert. in: Wally Gilbert, An Exhibition of Photography, MassArt, Boston, 2004. Motion Literacy: An Approach to Design in: Journal of AIGA Boston; Vol. 3/01, Fall 2003. metaGeometry, exhibition catalog; Skydoor Gallery, Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan; 2000. Design by Maeda, review by Jan Kubasiewicz in: AIGA Boston. "I don't trust words."; interview with Makoto Saito by J. Kubasiewicz & Elizabeth Resnick, in Eye, Magazine, London, UK, Vol. 9, Spring 2000. The Art of the Poster, interview with Makota Saito by Kubasiewicz & Resnick, in: Makoto Saito 100 Posters, exhibition catalog, Boston, MA, 2000.

Awards/prizes
invitational/commissioned lectures and presentations (selected): Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China - Information, Interaction, Interface. Design for Dynamic Media - lecture, 2004. Tong-Ji Univ., Shanghai, China - The Language of Dynamic Media, seminar, workshop (together with Jun Li), 2004. School of Communication, Design and Media at University of Western Sydney, Australia, Design Principles for New Media, lecture series, tutorials, 2004. The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley Univ., Boston, MA. Massaging Media conference - Dynamic Media Institute at MassArt, AIGA, Boston. Web Design that Works for Everyone conference - RISD, Providence, panelist, 2002. Tong-Ji Univ., Shanghai, China - Info. Arch. & Info. Design, workshop, 2002. AIGA Annual Meeting, Boston, MA - Dynamic Typography lecture series, 2002. Generative Art 2000, Milan Polytechnic Univ., Italy, paper - InfoGeometry: Conceptual Prototype for Navigating InfoSpace. Society of Printers, Boston, MA - Type, Time & Motion lecture, 200. The RISD/Boston Alumni Club, Boston, MA - New Media for a New Millenium lecture, 2000. Course Technology, Cambridge, MA - Intelligent Visual Solutions for Information and Explanation lecture, 1999. Trinity Communications, Boston, MA - Visual Communication, A Few Basic Points of Paradigm Shift lecture, 1999. R.I.T., Rochester, NY - Avant-Garde Typography. Then and Now lecture, 1998.

Other Curatorial Projects: Wally Gilbert, An Exhibition of Photography, Doran Gallery at MassArt, Boston, 2004. A Cinematic Vocabulary, Early Film Experimentations, Video Projection at Massaging Media Conference, Boston, 2002. The Art of the Poster - Makoto Saito 100 Posters, Bakalar and Paine Galleries at MassArt, Boston, 2000. The Themersons and the Gaberbocchus Press, La Boetie Gallery/MJS Books & Graphics, New York, 1993.