Christopher Nowicki was born in Toledo, Ohio, USA in 1950. In 1973 he graduated from the University of Toledo with a Bachelor of Fine Art Degree after studying at the prestigious Toledo Museum of Art. He received his Master of Fine Art degree from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1977 where he was Assistant of Record for Prof. Glen Alps. He is a Visiting Professor at Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China and an Honorary Professor at Yanbian University in Yanji, China. He is the recipient of many in Read more...ternational awards and is a well known lecturer and curator. Currently has lived in Poland for 25 years and is a professor of printmaking at the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Fine Art and Design in Wroclaw, Poland. Awarded the Honorary Medal of Polish Culture, Minister of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland in 2015 and the SILESIA Award for Cultural Achievement in 2020.