WARSAW, POLAND // Peter/Piotr is one of the founders of Ars Thanea - Design & Craft studio with offices in Warsaw and New York. Executive Creative Director since the very beginning of the company. Since the beginning of the company he has been indicating directions of development and has taken care of the highest quality of ideas and craft. He has created works for Fortune 500 companies worldwide, including Facebook, Nike, Spotify, Chanel, Hyundai, Visa, BMW, HBO, Ubisoft, Nvidia, Disney and General Electric, to name a few.
Piotr has received numerous international and domestic awards including a Cannes Lions, Clio, Red Dot Award, One Show, ADC Germany, Promax BDA, Spikes Asia, AdFest, The Webby Awards, World Luxury Award, DMMA Online-Star, KTR, and the FWA. In 2016 prestigious magazine The Internationalist awarded him with the title of "Agency Innovator" and before that Adweek put him on their list of Top 10 and Top 100 Talent List.
Piotr has served on the jury for some of the world’s leading advertising award contests. He has judged Cannes Lions, New York Festivals, Cresta Awards, Promax BDA, Media Trends and the Polish Cannes Lions Representative - KTR. Piotr had the pleasure of participating as a speaker at numerous international conferences such as Adobe Create Now, Academy Day Venice, Montreal Meets, OFFF On Tour Pescara, FITC Amsterdam, OFFF Barcelona, and Visuelt Oslo.
One of the originators of Cannes Lions Imagination Day Conference founded in 2011, Piotr – curated its speakers’ line-up from 2011 onwards. The participants were creative luminaries such as Florian Schmitt, Hugo Veiga, Diego Machado, Carlos Pardo, Dwayne Koh, Paulo Martins, Michał Makarewicz, and Luis Silva Dias to name just a few.