Name

Zuzanna Celej

About

ZUZANNA CELEJ
BA Honours in fine Arts at University of Barcelona.
Majored in Illustration at the Llotja Art School in Barcelona.

Publications and illustrated projects:

  • “The prince who learned everything from books” by Jacinto Benavente, published in Barcelona
    by Editorial Juventud.
  • “The Oval Portrait” by Edgar Alan Poe, illustrated whit Kim Amate.
  • “El Ladrón de muselina”, graphic novel, written and illustrated by Zuzanna Celej.
  • Illustration project “Anansi and thenDeath” for the International Illustration contest
    Figures Futur 2008.
  • Children’s illustration project for the Egyptian Museum in Vilanova, Barcelona.
  • Directed the photographic documentation for the opening night of a YSL shop in Barcelona.

Exhibitions:

  • “L’illa d’Art 2011” contemporary art exhibition at the Illa Diagonal, Barcelona 2011.
  • “Inund’Art 2011” collective art exhibition in Girona.
  • Artisan Market 2011, Christmas Steps Arts Quarter, Bristol, UK.
  • Illustration for “Tom Sawyer”, collective exhibition at the Proa Espais bookshop, Barcelona 2011.
  • Totterdown Art Trail, Bristol 2010.
  • “Món Llibre 2010” Collective exhibition at the Centre for Contemporary Culture in Barcelona,
    CCCB
  • “ARTERIA 2010” VII Contemporary Art Festival, Huesca, Spain.
  • Exhibited the book “El Ladrón de muselina” at the Salon of Comics and Illustration of Barcelona.
  • “I el futur…com pinta?” Collective exhibition of illustration 2010, Pati Llimona of Barcelona,
    which also made the poster.
  • “Frosty Queen and Other Tales” Individual exhibition of painting and illustration at the Gallery
    Gogoko of Barcelona, 2009.
  • “DelicARTessen 8”, Exhibition at the Galerie Esther Montoriol of Barcelona, 2009.
  • Easton Art Trail Exhibition, Bristol 2008, UK.
  • Individual exhibition of painting and illustration at the Cultural Centre of Vilanova, Spain,
  • Exhibitor in the Comic & Illustration Fair in Barcelona, 2005
  • Exhibited a selection of nude female photography, titled “Eva”, Barcelona 2003.
  • Collective exhibition of photography, in the “Sant Roc Festival”, Olot 2002, Spain.

Galleries:

  • Nails Art Gallery, Britol, UK
  • CCCB, Barcelona.
  • Galería Gogoko, Barcelona.
  • Galería Esther Montoriol, Barcelona.
  • Centre Civic Pati Llimona, Barcelona.
  • Gallería Rosa Pous, Girona.

Distinctions:

  • Distinction for the video-art project titled “Recorridos” at the University of Barcelona
  • First prize award for a poster competition named “Deportes UB” at the University of Barcelona.
  • First prize for photographic series called “Jardines de la Devesa”, at University of Barcelona
    and University of Girona.

Website
www.zuzannacelej.blogspot.com

Contact
zuzanna.celej@gmail.com