Born in 1950 in Luków (Poland); lives and works in Lódz
He graduated from PWSSP-State College of Fine Arts (now known as ASP- Academy of Fine Arts).
In the period 1970-1975, he studied at the Department of Graphic Techniques in the studios of painting of prof. Roman Artymowski, prof. Teresa Pagowska, prof. Juliusz Narzynski, and the studios of applied graphics of prof. Boguslaw Balicki and prof. Stanislaw Labecki.
Between 1977 and 1990, he spent a lot of time abroad where he presented his works at individual and collective exhibitions in Berlin, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Oslo and Toronto.
In the years 1994-1997, he also exhibited his paintings, drawings and prints in his own gallery in Lódz. Karol Turski collaborates with many galleries at home and abroad.
Applying various techniques (oil, acrylics, watercolour and dry pastel), he creates painting cycles which usually form an integrated whole.