year and place of birth
Over the period 1973–1978, he studied at the Gdańsk University of Technology, then at the State Higher School of Fine Arts in Gdańsk. From 1985 to 1989, he studied philosophy at the Sorbonne in Paris where later on he was a professor of aesthetics and history of philosophy. Artist in the fields of photography and drawing, philosopher, art historian, translator. He lives in Paris.