MONIKA MARTINI-MADEJpainter, theatre director, visual artist, animation director, stage designer.
I draw and paint.
I draw in pastels, and pencils, combining various techniques, including digital ones
I paint on canvases and boards, mostly using acrylic paints.
I also create icons and religious images, applying traditional painting and gilding techniques
1995 – MA in Animated Film from the University of Arts, Poznań
2002 – MA in The National Academy of Dramatic Art, Warsaw
At the beginning of my artistic career I worked in animation for public productions (recorded on 35mm film celluloid tape) and also in video art installations.
(1995 – individual exhibition Video Objects Galeria ON Poznań)
Subsequently I directed animated films, advertising spots (including social and charitable campaigns) and performances.
Thanks to my collaboration with the TV Studio of Animation Films in Poznan and Polish Public Television TVP, I made films that were shown at many international animation film festivals and broadcast on TV platforms around the world .
2004 - DVD film release in China comprising a series of film miniatures designed by artists for selected pieces of classical music, among which was the film I created, which was set to- Fantasie Impromptu C-sharp minorcis-moll op. 66.
After I completed my degree in Directing in 2002, I started directing and working in stage design