Mariusz Kaldowski was born in 1962 in Poland. In 1987 he graduated with an MA from the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow. He is a painter, a print maker and a graphic designer. Currently lives in Westcliff-on-Sea.
Since coming to the UK in 1996 he has been busy creating, exhibiting and selling his work. Since 2002 he has been Artist in Residence in Regent's Park; and since 2009 he has been working with the National Trust as their resident artist for the South East region.
His view of the natural world was recognised by the Award for 'Expressing the Essential Spirit of Holland Park'. He has also, for a number of years, been creating paintings illustrating classical music.