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Michał Garstka
25, spent his childhood on the Baltic coast. Since that time he has been receiving treatment against schizophrenia. He could only go to a special school where he learned about shoemaking. During rehabilitation he attended the Painting Workshop Section. He has come to love painting and learnt painting and linoleum print techniques there. The subjects of his paintings are so diverce. It depends on his mood. His favorite subject is landscape. He interests in computing and doing crosswords. He is keen on journalistic work too. Since 1994 he participates at exhibitions and art competitions, he was awarded at the 4th International Biennial of Disabled Peoples' Arts in Cracow.