Krzysztof Marchlak (born in 1987) painter, photographer, creator of artistic installations living in Krakow and Milan. He obtained Ph.D. in art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow in 2018. He graduated from the post degree studies in Painting Department of Fine Arts (2012). Currently, he works as an assistant at the Institute of Painting and Artistic Education at the Faculty of Art of UP in Krakow. He is the author of several individual exhibitions and participant of over 40 collective shows in Poland and abroad.
His work emerges from the issues of individual identity and surrealistic visions of the future. In 2018 he started work on a series of photographs. „I would give you my heart", which is a form of commentary on the position of people from the LGBTQ community in the modern world. The project is constantly being updated with further projects.