Entry Title: "Woodstock"
Name: Marek Lapis , Poland
Category and Expertise: Music, Professional


Entry Description: Woodstock - The biggest in Poland and one of Europe's biggest rock festivals. Woodstock has its enthusiasts and critics. For some it is the "adventure of a lifetime" for the other "evil exit". The phenomenon of the festival lies in the fact that we will meet there both young and old how, residents of rural areas and metropolises, Poles and foreigners, people with different education, professed religion, political views or membership of a subculture. Anyone can feel free, uninhibited prohibitions, while acceptable and safe.

About the Artist:

Born in 1968. Study at College of Photography in Warsaw. Documentary photographer and photojournalist born in Kłecko near Poznań in Poland. Working in Poznań/Poland and in many coutries in Europe. Awards: 2013: III places in contest – first edition „Factory Project” photo set “5 Senses. Pauza”, the curator is Thomas Gudzowaty - photographer, Repeated international awards winner of World Press Photo, a member of the Association of Polish Art Photographers and the Polish Press Agency and the European Press Agency, one of the most acclaimed Polish photographers in the world. Malopolska Garden Fine , Kraków, Poland 2013 – I places in contest „BZWBK PRESS FOTO 2013” - category photo set „5 Senses. Pause” in ART and CULTURE: REPORTAGE, - PIN-UP Studio, Warszawa 2012– II places in contest „Flaga Rzeczpospolitej Polskiej w obiektywie” pod patronatem Prezydenta RP Bronisława Komorowskiego 2012 – Double Finalist in II LeicaStreet Photography Contest "Moment jest jeden", Warszawa 2012 – Finalist in I Sport Extremum Contest „Fish eye”, Zawoja 2012 – III places in contest „Wielkopolska    Press Photo 2012”category photo set „EURO 2012”, Poznań - Mention in category single photo „Wielkopolska    Press Photo 2012”, Poznań Special Mention Public Library in Gniezno in category single photo „Wielkopolska    Press Photo 2012”, Poznań Special Mention PhotoClub „FotoOKO” in category single photo „Wielkopolska    Press Photo 2012”, Poznań Special prize for the biggest number of awards within all contest of „Wielkopolska    Press Photo”, Poznań   2011- Finalist in I LeicaStreet Photography Contest "Moment jest jeden", Warszawa