Rafał Zajko 



BNC2021 Online Platform

b. 1988 in Białystok, PL 

2016-2020 MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London

2009–2012 BA (HONS) Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, University of Arts London

Recent Exhibitions

2021 ‘Amber Waves’ / Bursztynowe Fale’, Public Gallery, London, UK

2020 ‘Resuscitation’, Castor Projects, London, UK

2019 ‘We Were Here/My Tu Bylismy’, Galeria Im. Slendzinskich, Bialystok, PL

2018 ‘SOFTWARE’, Three Works, Scarborough, UK

2018 ‘Jaka Praca Dzis–Takie Nasze Jutro’, Castor Projects, London, UK

2018 ‘Unputdownable’, White Cubicle, London, UK

2018 ‘Hopeless Roma NTIC’, Changing Room, London, UK


2020 '4 |14 26 Degrees East’, Wiels Annex, Brussels, Belgium

2020 ‘Age of Ephemerality’, X Museum, Beijing, China

2020 ‘Clay TM’, TJ Boulting, London, UK

2020 Bold Tendencies 2020 , London, UK

2020 Circa, Piccadilly circus screen show, London, UK

2020 ‘Jenny from the block’, Fotopub festival Project Space, Ljubliana, SVN

2020 ‘Habitual’, Castor Projects, London, UK2019 ‘4FSB’, Goswell Rd,
Paris, FR2019 ‘Nostromo’, Ashes/Ashes, New York, USA

2019 ‘1999 – the One’, Fotopub Festival, Novo Mesto, SVN

2019 ‘Absinthe §2’, Spit & Sawdust, London, UK

2019 ‘On the Subject of Precarity’, Grand Union, Birmingham, UK

2019 ‘Ocular Inc.’, Thames SideStudios Gallery, London, UK

2019 ‘Halfway House’, Exile, Vienna, AUT

2019 ‘If its not meant to last, the its Performance, Vitrine, Basel, CH

2018 ‘To the Core’, White Crypt, London, UK

2018 ‘Invasive Behaviour’, Cole Projects, London, UK

2018 ‘The Haptic House’, Horse and Pony Gallery, Berlin, GER

2018 ‘Failure’, Litost, Prague, CH

2018 ‘Art of Translation’, MMAG Foundation, Amman, JOR

2017 ‘On & Off’, Proyecto Medellin, Mexico City, MXC

2016 ‘A Retreat in Time’, group show, Big Screen Southend, Focal Point Gallery, UK

2016 ‘Im feeling so virtual Im Violent, group show’, HAHA Gallery, Southampton, UK

2016 ‘All fun and games until someone gets burnt’, Open Space Contemporary, London UK

2015 ‘The ways of looking’, UCLAN, Preston, UK

2015 ‘Sunscreen’, One Thoresby Street, Nottingham, UK

2015 ‘Chelsea 10, anniversary alumni’, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK

2015 ‘Text and Textile’, Girls Only NYC, Picadilly, London, UK

2014 ‘Los Angeles 2019, Edge of Human’, French Riviera project space, London UK 

2014 ‘Liminal Space’, TAP, Southend-on-Sea, UK

2014 ‘Unit(e)’, Esperanto Cafe, g39, Cardiff, Wales, UK

2013 ‘Heat’, Blockbuster Exhibitions, Berlin, GER

2013 ‘One for the Mothers (Viva las Villas), installation, Hippodrome Casino, London, UK

2013 Punkt bez ja, Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok, PL

2013 Adjacent Practice Colliding Daily, ACME Project Space, London, UK

2013 Future Map 2012, Lethaby Gallery, London, UK2012 BA Fine Art–Degree Show, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK

2010 ‘Hand Joy’, Centre for Recent Drawing (c4rd) , London, UK


2020 Bow Graduation studio Award 2020, UK

2013  Winner of inaugural Hippodrome Art Film Award 2013, UK

2012 Acme Chelsea Studio Award 2012, UK

2012 CCW Artist Moving Image Grand in conjunction with South London Gallery, UK

Previous artist in 2021

Zhuanxu Xu 

Next artist in 2021

Orsola Zane