Paintings by Wieslaw Wilk and and his daughter Emilia Wilk.Wieslaw Wilk was born in 1954 in the Pomerania region. He has spent all of his life near the water – sometimes the lake, sometimes the sea.
Since the childhood he was interested in sailing. When he was 11 he won in regatta for the first time.He served in the army in the blue beret of the Polish marines.He worked many years in the shipyard in Gdansk, he was also employed as the boat constructer at a yacht builiding company.He has been painting since a long time. The main theme of his paintings are the sailing boats at sea. Painting is his second passion.He is a self-taught painter who is in love with the water. His works were presented in Koszalin, Munich, Riga and many other locations. He used to take part in the open-air sea-related exhibitions in Trzebieza.At present he lives in Szczecinek in the North of Poland. In the free time he is sailing in his “Glow-worm”…
And his daughter Emilia Wilk:
She was born 1983, Wilk’s work can be described as impressionistic realism. She specializing in oil paint, began painting at the age of 6. The woman figure has always been at the center of her work which she try to capture with a great atmosphere and light. Education: Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk.