Born Oct. 17, 1956, Hrubieszow, Poland; came to U.S., 1983; son of Wladyslaw and Marianna (Palonka); married Grazyna (Mikula); child: Hanna.
Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), Washington University, St. Louis (MO), 1989.
Career: free-lance artist, Long Island City (NY).
Author: covers and illustrations in magazines: Atlantic Monthly, Boston Globe, Business Week, Money, Newsweek, New York Times Book Review, Time, Chicago Tribune, Penthouse, Playboy, and book jacket paintings for publishing houses: Dell, Random House, St. Martin's Press, Viking / Penguin, William Morrow.
Honors: awards of excellence, Society of Illustrators, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, American Illustration, Inc., 1989.
Language: Polish, English.
Home: 44 Great Quarter Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482.
From: "Who's Who in Polish America" 1st Edition 1996-1997, Boleslaw Wierzbianski editor; Bicentennial Publishing Corporation,
New York, NY, 1996