Andrzej Lachowicz was born in 1939 in Vilnius. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław (graduating in 1965). He was a member of the Association of Polish Art Photographers, and a frequent member of the Artistic Council. He died on 30th December 2015.
Throughout his long artistic career, Andrzej Lachowicz has been involved in photography, graphic art, drawing and art theory. He was initiator and commissioner of the International Drawing Triennale in Wrocław, organised from 1978 to 1995.