He was born 1941 in Zamość. Graduated from Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts in 1968. Illustrator, poster artst, graphic artist, stage designer. Author of almost 1000 posters (movie posters, theatrical, social and more). Jakub Erol created his own individual style and language to communicate with the audience. His posters are based on abstract shortcut thinking, which, combined with a perfect technique, creates a memorable, often surprising output. Considered as one of the most eminent artists of Polish School of Posters. He was awarded with a prestigious Tadeusz Trepkowski prize.