born in 1977, lives in Warsaw (Poland)

Bownik studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań, at the Multimedia Communications Department. In the years 2004-2008, he was one of the creators of the Ikoon group. In his work, he concentrates on the influence of technological phenomena on everyday life. He records changes of the environment resulting from using electronic equipment, as well as its private adaptations that reflect the need to keep up electronic activity. He documents and reconstructs the Cyber Environment, its influence and civilizational reflections, transgressing the image of modernity and the utilitarian sterility of electronic space.