TOMASZ SIEMIŃSKI
Poland

Studied ethnography at the Department of Philosophy and History at Łódź University (1982 – 1987) and completed postgraduate museum studies at Mikołaj Kopernik University in Toruń, Institute of Conservation and Historic Works (2003 – 2004). PhD degree in 2007 at the Institute of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. Currently works in the Eastern-Kashubian Museum in Bytów (Ethnographic Department). His main field of interest is art of non-professional artist, iconosphere in popular culture and historic and modern folklore. President of the Polish Ethnological Society in Gdańsk since 2008. Member of the Kashubian Institute in Gdańsk since 2009.