Stanislaw Webel

Stanislaw Webel

Stanisław Welbel (b. 1982, based in Warsaw) is curator and art historian. Currently works at the Austrian Cultural Forum in Warsaw as a visual art curator. In the years 2009-2019 was working in Zachęta - National Gallery of Art in Warsaw. Welbel had studied art history at Warsaw University and Curatorial Studies at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. In 2012 he took part in The 4th Gwangju Biennale International Curator Course in Korea. Presently, he is finishing his PhD thesis at the Institute of Art of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He took part in curatorial and art residencies in France, Ireland, Israel, Romania and curated several exhibitions both in Poland and internationally: such as Strike: Käthe Kollwitz, Hito Steyerl, Keren Donde at Zachęta (2019), How to Make a Monument (Dis)appear at Mini Goethe Institute Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38 in New York (2018), Common Affairs at the Deutsche Bank KunstHalle in Berlin (2016). He collaborates with CPR | Curatorial Program for Research in the US and contributes for art and design magazines. Since 2018 a member of Polish section of AICA International Association of Art Critics.

Stanisław Welbel was one of our International Visiting Curator at FSAS in 2015 and is the recipient of our FSAS International Curator Return Visit Award in 2021

Image note: The graffiti translates form Polish as VIP.