Artur Żmijewski (1966) is a Polish visual artist, filmmaker and photographer. During the period 1990-1995 he studied at Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts. Since 1991 he has exhibited in solo and goup shows. He is known for his challenging the experimental work with often marginalized social groups, radically questioning the common perception of “normality and “abnormal ” or “deviation”of society as a whole. His works range in scope unpleasant topics that go into taboo sphere, and dealing with trauma both of individuals and society.