Marta Frej

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Birthday
26, 1973
Birthplace
Poland
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
26, 1973 (age 46)
Birthplace
Poland

About

Polish painter, illustrator, and animator who is known for being the President of the Board of the Kulturoholizm Foundation as well as the co-founder of the Krytyka Polityczna Club. She shares her paintings of political activism and social commentary-based art through Instagram for her over 50,000 followers. 

Before Fame

She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts at Wladyslaw Strzeminski in Lodz in 2004. She then started working as an assistant in the Studio of Painting and Drawing under the Czajkowski brand. She gained further attention in 2017 when she was awarded the O! Lśnienia plebiscite - Onet Cultural Prize for showcasing feminism through the means of memes on the internet. 

Trivia

She is know for having won the 2015 Equality Award from the Fundacja in the category of women's rights and for countering discrimination. 

Family Life

She was born and raised in Czestochowa. 

Associated With

Other illustrators also from Poland also known for their activism based works include Tomasz Mrozkiewicz and Asia Ladowska