Born in 1978, Katowice (Poland)

1998-2003 studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice, Poland, Faculty of Graphic Art, Painting and Industrial Design; specialization: Graphics within workshop graphics. In 2003, Diploma in the letterpress printing studio and additional presentation in the photography studio.

2000-2004 studies in the Institute of Creative Photography in Opava, Czech Republic. In 2004, BA Diploma. Promotor: Aleš Kuneš doc. MA.

2009 PhD in film arts, in photography, at Leon Schiller State Academy of Film, Television and Theatre (PWSFTiT) in Łódź, promotor: prof. Wojciech Prażmowski. PhD dissertation entitled: ”Philosophy of Journey”. Reviewers: prof. Stefan Czyżewski, prof. Witold Jacyków.

She is a lecturer in photography in Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice.

In 2010, together with Michał Łuczak and Krzysztof Szewczyk she founded the Kultura Obrazu Foundation.The Foundation works for promotion and development of photography. The Foundation was founded to:
– support and promote the photography work of the artist all over the world;
– promote photography and other art forms (including film and audiovisual art), as the universal language that enables free communication beyond borders and between generations;
– develop the visual education of children and youths;
– create a bridge between photography and sociology, ethnography, anthropology and other humanities.


INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS:
2010
- The Other Side – exhibition of photography, Tarnowidz Festival, Penitentiary in Tarnowskie Góry
2008
- City Story – exhibition of photography, Cofeina Gallery, Bytom
2007
- City Story – exhibition of photography, Rotunda Gallery, City Public Library in Bytom
- Pure Formality – exhibition of photography, Na2p Gallery in Gliwice within the Gliwice Month of Photography.
2006
- Pure Formality – exhibition of photography – as follows: Rotunda Gallery, City Public Library in Bytom; Pod Arkadami Gallery in Łomża; Gallery of the Włókniarzy Community Centre in Bielsko – Biała


COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS:
2012
- Photography from Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice - Municipal Museum, Wietebsk, Belarus; Museum of Contemporary Art, Minsk, Belarus
2011
- Marginalia, 7th Biennale of Photography, Poznań, Poland
- Exhibition of finalists of Mio Photo Award, Mio Museum Osaka, Japan
2010
- Show of photography The Otherside – ShowOFF. FOTOTEKA. A collaborative exhibition of fifteen authors’ photo books, The Month of Photography in Krakow
- 36 – exhibition of photography by the Silesian students and graduates of the Institute of Creative Photography in Opava - Roundabout Gallery in Katowice – CURATOR OF EXHIBITION.
2006
- Rybie Oko 4 Youth Art Biennale, Bałtycka Gallery of Contemporary Art in Słupsk and Ustka – post competition - exhibition (photographs and objects)
- Form is Emptiness.Emptiness is Form (photographs and objects) – as follows: Fabryka Shindlera in Krakow; Sektor I Gallery, Upper Silesian Centre of Culture, Katowice; Gallery of Creative Circles, Bielskie Cultural Centre, Bielsko-Biała; Bałtycka Gallery of Contemporary Art in Słupsk and Ustka
- The world is my body – multimedia exhibition, Rotunda Gallery City Public Library in Bytom (photographs and objects)


AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS
2011 – honorary award in Blurb Photography Book Now Competition, NY, for the book The Other Side illustrated with the photographs from the PhD work.
2006 – Rybie Oko 4 Youth Art Biennale, Bałtycka Gallery of Contemporary Art in Słupsk and Ustka – equal award
2007 – scholarship of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage
2006 – scholarship of the Marshall of Silesian Voivodeship in culture