About Simon Pruciak

Simon Pruciak is a visual artist, photographer also working with moving image, researcher and academic.

Born and raised in Poland, educated in Ireland, USA and the UK, having lived for a year in Ghana, he is currently based in Cyprus with strong presence in the UK.

Pruciak is also a DoP. Projects for which he directed the cinematography were premiered during the 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2022 (also direction and production) Venice Biennale. 

Currently Pruciak is a PhD candidate in 
School of Humanities and Social Sciences, in the Department of Communications at the University of Nicosia with thesis “Historic Trade routes as liminal spaces – immersive journeys from physical to virtual and back.”

Common Territories. The Royal Geographical Society. London.UK.Common Territories. Zampelas Museum of Art. Nicosia. Cyprus2017All Inked UP. International Artist Book Festival. Canterbury, UK.Theoretical Archeology. Cardiff University, UK.

All Inked UP. International Artist Book Festival. Canterbury, UK.Theoretical Archeology. Cardiff University, UK.

Confined Projections. International Festival of Projections. Canterbury, UK.Alternative Vision. Haohaus Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.EINA, Espai Barra de Ferro, Barcelona, Spain.

Image of the Road. Centre for Contemporary Art, Baku, Azerbaijan.Frontiére et Territoire. Maison de l’Artet de la Communication, Sallaumines, France.Image of the Road. James Hockey Gallery, Farnham, UK.

Image of the Road. Palais de Nations, Geneva, SwitzerlandPropositions. Brewery Tap, Folkestone, Kent, UK. Propositions. ESADAHR Gallery, Le Havre, France. Propositions. Studio 65, Rouen, France.And may there be no sadness of farewell.39, Folkestone, Kent, UK.

Image of the Road. Hall of the Nations, Faridabad, India Image of the Road. Experimental Art gallery, Habitat Contemporary Art Centre. Delhi. India

Points of view. Valetta. Malta.Sheffield Photographic Exhibition. Sheffield. UK.51:Zero voyager. Film festival. Rochester. UK

MA Interim Show. Upper Street Gallery. London.MAP11. The Galleries. London. UK

Landmark Art Festival. London, UK.Imagine a Spectacle. Herbert Read Gallery. Canterbury. UK.

Out of Range. The Rag Factory, London, UK.The 2009 Photo Show. Zandra Rhodes Gallery. Rochester, UK.CAF. Canterbury. UK

Beyond Perception. Woodward Gallery, Baltimore, USA. The Sensual Perception. Town Gallery, Zory, Poland. Quotidianus. Town Gallery, Zory, Poland.

Design UK, British Council Exhibition.Guanghzou, Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu. China Dimensions. A Photographic exploration of time, space and reality. Rochester, UK2006Monique. The Business Gallery. Nenagh, Co.Tipperary, Ireland.