The Association of Polish Artists in Great Britain – APA, founded in 1955, is a membership society of painters, sculptors, graphic artists, mixed-media artists and photographers.
Migration defines our modern world. The UK’s biggest migrant population is concentrated in London. Around 37% of people living in Inner London were born outside the UK. In 2013, the number of migrants in London reached 2.8 million – more than in any other metropolitan district in the UK. These numbers justify the claim that to be a Londoner means to be a migrant.
Adam Garguliński-Burks’ sculptures and monotypes all share the same air of melancholic solemnity and the same approach to representation, balancing on the border between the abstract and the figurative.