was born in 1982 in Koszalin (Poland). He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań (Poland) at the department of photography. After completing the first year, he moved to the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow where he completed his MA studies at the Painting Department and the Animated Film Studio. The areas of artistic activity of Tomasz Siwiński include film and painting. His first short film "TV-set", which he created during his studies, was recognized as one of the best Polish animated films of the last few years. The recurrent element in his works is the struggle of a man and the surrounding matter with the unpredictable element of chaos. He is interested in disruptions and hazardous metamorphoses of reality.