General Meeting of Members 2022


The annual general meeting of members of the Association of Friends of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw was held on June 22, 2022.

The Board's report is available here, while the financial report is available here.

The General Meeting elected the Board of Association with the following members:

Aleksandra Auleytner PhD - Chair of the Board

Lawyer specializing in copyright law and intellectual property law, originator and head of the Postgraduate Studies "Management on the Art Market" at the Faculty of Management at Warsaw University, Partner at DZP law firm.

Michal Borowik - Member of the Board

Specializes in management, marketing, communication, coordination of complex projects. He gained practice in international companies and institutions, i.e. Museum of the History of Polish Jews POLIN, where he was responsible for fundraising. Since 2005, he has been creating an original collection of contemporary art called "Borowik Collection". On March 30, 2020, he launched "Polish Art NOW" a nationwide and independent movement to support artists during the coronavirus pandemic. In 2021, he established the Borowik Foundation, which aims to popularize and disseminate Polish contemporary art around the world. He graduated from the Faculty of Management at the University of Warsaw.

Helena Czernecka - Member of the Board

Curator of “Primary Forms”, a periodic exhibition programme of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw (together with Sebastian Cichocki). In 2019 she worked at the 58th Venice Biennale with Zachęta National Gallery of Art on the Polish Pavilion. Founder of the Friends’ Art Prize presented during the gallery-share initiative Friend of a Friend, Warsaw. Between 2013–2019 Helena worked for art collections and galleries, including Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, London; Almine Rech Gallery, London; Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris and the Margulies Collection, Miami, FL. She is a member of the Committee of the Starak Family Foundation’s “Wena” Educational Grant Programme. She completed her MA in History of Art from the Sorbonne University, Paris, in 2016, followed by an MA in Contemporary Art Theory at Goldsmiths, University of London, in 2021.

Anna Grajewska - Member of the Board

Deputy director of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw for communications.

Krzysztof Nowakowski - Member of the Board

Managing director at Korn Ferry in Poland. He is an expert in consulting on change and transformation, management development and team effectiveness. Krzysztof holds a master's degree in philosophy from the University of Warsaw. He earned an MBA from the Carlson School of Business at the University of Minnesota and the Warsaw School of Economics. A collector of modern art. Member of the Council of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw.

Kinga Szafrankowska - Member of the Board

Graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw. From 2005 to 2015 a civil servant and diplomat. She completed postgraduate studies in Art History and Art in Practice at Collegium Civitas. Kinga is involved in promoting art in public spaces and commercial buildings. She promotes an active lifestyle and contemporary art in social media by running the Kinga Fortissima channel on Youtube.

Anna Tryc-Bromley - Member of the Board

Visual culture lecturer and mentor at Akademeia High School in Warsaw, lecturer at the postgraduate management course "Management in the Art Market". 2016-2018 head of the communications department of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw; manager of cultural institutions; diplomat, 2012-2015 first director of the Polish Institute in New Delhi. 2006-2011 deputy director of the Polish Cultural Institute in London. Graduate of the Faculty of Graphic Arts at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.