Born in Poland in 1984, Bartosz Beda relocated to the UK in 2008.
Beda worked on two movie productions, Ichthis by Marek Skrobecki (2005) and Peter and the Wolf by Suzieh Tempelton (2006), which received the Oscar Prize in 2007. After graduating with a MA in Fine Art in 2011, he was selected for the 2012 Catlin Art Guide as one of the most promising emerging artists in the UK. In 2012, Beda was short-listed for Saatchi New Sensations exhibition in London for most exciting graduate students in the UK, and won the esteemed Towry Award for the Best of North of England, as well as a six-month scholarship to Academy of Fine Arts in Dresden, Germany. Beda had solo exhibitions at Galleria Liebre, Spain (2013), BAC Gallery, Colombia (2015), Jackson-Teed, England (2016), Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, USA (2017), Mildred M. Cox Gallery, USA (2018), Hopkins Art Center, USA (2019), Brownsville Museum, USA (2019); received a fellowship from Fondazione Perl’ Arte in Rome, Italy (2016), three months residency at GoggleWorks, Center for the Arts, USA (2018), and artist in residence at Booker T. Washington (2018-19).