Rafał „Zyskill” Szymkiewicz
Filmmaker, photographer, writer and a dancer(bboy). Born in 1988 in Warsaw, Poland.
Rafal has already more than 15 years of professional artistic experience. At the age of 13, he took up the study of art of Breakdance.After many years of practices, he succeed in Polish Got Talent, Got To Dance, Red Bull BC One Poland and many more competitions. Longtime member of the Warsaw deserved dance group – Funk Rockass and brand – Flava. Creator of Who Got The Flava Today? world channel.
The roots of Flava organization date back to year 2009, when Flava Dance Magazine was created in Poland, practically the only print magazine in Europe, dedicated to help street dancers. In 2010 Rafal began to teaching this art form, his best students already winning trohpies.
He danced on the stage of the Congress Hall of the Palace of Culture and Science and the Drama Theatre. Invited to the episodic television commercials. Przepis na Życie, Dzień Dobry TVN, Kawa czy Herbata, Superstacja News, an expert in „Super Dzieciak” – talent show. He has collaborated with artistis such as like 50 Cent, Edyta Górniak, Natalia Nykiel, Ewa Farna, Pam Hawkins, Dixon 37. Appeared in commercials Toyota, T-Mobile, Lay’s.
He started working as a filmmaker and photographer professionaly in 2013, gathering experience during his artistic career.
Works with companies : Adidas Originals, Bacardi, Overmax , Nikon, Zipz Shoes, Loocas Dance Center, Warsaw Challenge, Centrum Kultury i Tańca OLL, Shodan, KIM, Teatralna Akademia Musicalu, Juste Debout Poland, Celebrity Fashion Festival, Jaga, Culture Department of the City Warsaw, awarded his project to artistic scholarship in 2012.