Waldemar Kolbusz was born in Perth Australia to polish parents. He has a degree in Commerce and following from this developed a successful career in accounting. after returning to Perth and travelling regularly, Kolbusz found himself questioning his priorities. In 1994, he negotiated a three-day working week to afford more time to paint. In 1996 he resigned completely from accounting to pursue a full-time commitment to his practice.
Waldemar Paints both figurative and expressive works. His figurative pieces start from controlled considered, then develop with marks and gestures where the unexpected or spontaneous and expressive take over. His expressive works often take on the opposite process.
Waldemar is now studying a Bachelor of Arts (Curtin) Visual Culture / Digital Design and is part of Building studio. Waldemar work has been exhibited throughout Australia and Asia.