Lidia Snitko-Pleszko graduated from the faculty of Interior Design of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 1974. She studied painting under direction of prof. B. Urbanowicz and prof. I. Wilczynska.
In the initial period of her artistic work she dealt with interior designing, and its elements ( i.a.chandeliers and mosaics)She got to the bottom of secrets of artistic metal-works, and forged her projects personally in sheet copper („ Framing with peacocks” in cafe in Gołdapia, decorative forms for institutions and offices in Poland, including Warsaw.) She was constantly looking for new means of expression.She tried oil and pastel painting and portrait, which has become her main field of interest since 1985. She hasbeen fascinated with colour and stroke. She specialises in portrait, which she paints using different techniques. She participated in tens of common exhibitions.She had also chance to show her works during several individual exhibitions, alsoabroad. Lidia Snitko-Pleszko
Was granted scholarship of Ministry of Culture and Art., and she was awarded the prize in Polish nationwide contest of picture related with Easter, organized by ZPAP (Union of Polish Artists) in 2000.
Lidia about her own masterpieces (in Polish)
Irena Klisowska-Filipczuk about Lidia Snitko-Pleszko