Marcin Wawrzyńczak (b. 1968 in Warsaw) has been a freelance translator since 1993. Initially working in the fields of fiction and media, since 2002 he has been focused almost exclusively on contemporary art. Author of translations of some 200 exhibition catalogues / artist’s books and countless essays, published by major public and private institutions at home and abroad. Based with his family in the Izery Mountains in south-western Poland, his hobbies include mountain walking, photography, and aikido.