Greta Samuel is an illustrator and educator.   

She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw with Dean's honors. Her illustrations, comics, and graphics have been exhibited and awarded in Poland, the USA, Great Britain, Holland, Switzerland, Germany, Russia, Italy, Hungary, and Ukraine. Winner and shortlisted in international illustration competitions: 3x3 Illustration professional Show, Communication Arts, American Illustration.

She worked with  Adobe, Amnesty International, Playboy (Los Angeles), Wysokie Obcasy, Charaktery, the Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanów, Mint of Gdansk, Cwiszn, Kikimora magazine and many more. For almost three years she worked as a Senior Editorial Illustrator in one of the most prominent British startups – Culture Trip in London. Her great passion is teaching students and doing research about illustration/ social comic subjects.

REPRESENTED BY:  Oskar Illustration (global)
EMAIL: greta.ad.hoc@gmail.com


exhibitions:

• 2022 - Wystawa Portretu/ Portrait Exhibition, Klub Kultury Przegorzały, Cracow, Poland

• 2022 - Nagła Wystawa / Sudden Exhibition, Elektor Gallery, Warsaw, Poland

• 2021 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.18, New York, USA

• 2019 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.16, New York, USA

• 2019 - American Illustration 38, New York, USA

• 2018 - Group exhibition "Editorial Illustration" ('Uwiklani w tekst, ilustracja prasowa') in Lublin, Poland

• 2018 -  Group exhibition "Zygmunt Januszewski & Illustration Studio" (Zygmunt Januszewski & Pracownia Ilustracji'),
Warsaw,  Poland


 2017 - Group exhibition, "Live. Instruction. Exhibition Inspired by The Work of Georges Perec" in Zachęta, National Gallery 
 in Warsaw,
 Poland

 2015 - Group exhibition, "Litho-Graphy" in Forno di Zoldo, Italy

2014 - Group exhibition, "Pictoric", Ukraine

2014 - Group exhibition, "Polish Print/ Hungarian Kiss," Latarka Gallery in Budapest, Hungary

2014 - Group exhibition "Public Space/ Personal Space," the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Hague, Holland
• 2012 - "Move" as a part of exhibitions at International Comic Festival Fumetto, Luzern, Switzerland

•  2010 - "You + Me = Us" as a part of exhibitions at International Comic Festival Fumetto, Luzern, Switzerland


Awards:
 2021, - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.18 Honorable Mention "The Art of Travel", New York, USA
 2021 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.18  Winner-merit Gallery "The Cannes View", New York, USA
 2019 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.16 Honorable Mention "Dinner in Tel Aviv", New York, USA
 2019 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.16  Winner-merit Gallery
"Is the Film Industry Really Fixing Gender Imbalance?", New York, USA.

 2019 - 3x3 International Illustration professional Show No.16  Winner-merit Gallery "How to make a matcha tea?",
"How to eat with chopsticks?", New York, USA

 2019 - Communication Arts Annual, Shortlisted in Editorial Category, New York, USA
 2019 - American Illustration. Chosen for American Illustration 38, 
 
"How Hysteria’s History Still Affects Woman's Health", New York, USA

 2014 - First Award in comic competition "Poetry comic," Port Literacki, Wroclaw, Poland
2013 - Second Award in the comic contest, Shalom Foundation, Warsaw, Poland
2012 - Second Award in International contest "A well-designed book, let's start with children", Katowice, Poland
2012 - First Award in "IllustationStartUp!", Warsaw, Poland
• 2012 - Minister's of Culture and National Heritage Scholarship for Outstanding Achievements, Poland

RecoGnition:
Inspiration Grid
Adobe Live
Abdz.do

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