Andrzej P. Florkowski
Professor and Head of Department
Multimedia Communication Faculty
University of the Arts in Poznan
Professor, Head of the 6th Studio of Photography, Photography Department at Multimedia Communication Faculty UAP.
In 2008 – 2016 Dean of Multimedia Communication Faculty UAP; 2005-2008 Head of Part time study of Multimedia Communication Faculty, 1997-2005 deputy Dean of Multimedia Communication Faculty, UPA, Poland.
Graduated at the Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan – MA in history of art in 1976; he received his doctorate degree (PhD) in 1996, faculty of Painting, Graphics and Sculpture, AFA Poznan and habilitation in 2001, Multimedia Communication Faculty, AFA, Poznan. The full professorial title awarded in 2006. Initiator and co-organizer of first in UAP PhD studies.
Has held numerous solo exhibitions and featured in a broad range of group exhibitions and art projects in Poland and abroad. Member of Polish Art Photographers Association since 1979. For several year member of Art Council of Polish Art Photographers Association. Nominator in Prix Pictet competition. Andrzej P. Florkowski is active on creative and documentary photography since early 60. Author of several films and TV productions.
Curator of several exhibitions, animator of young photographer’s promotion. Initiator and co-organizer of international photography competition Poznan Photo Diploma Award – three editions in 2011, 2013 and 2015. Led polish-greek part of European Culture project SETSE with budget of 500 000Euro for 8 countries. Led many workshops. Visiting professor in Fine Art en Design Academy in Bratislava, SK.