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COMING:

 

6th Oct:                           Queer Migrant take over, Rich Mix, London

25th Oct:                          Artist Salon, Turner Contemporary, Margate

 

CV 

 

 

Education:

 

2015-2017:                                 Slade School of Fine Art, London MA, Fine Art Media

 

2005-2008:                                 Camberwell College of Arts, London, BA Hons in Photography

 

1998-2003:                                 University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland, MA in Philosophy

 

 

Awards/Bursaries/Scholarships:

 

2018:                                        Hanna and Zdzislaw Broncel Trust 2018 Bursary

 

2018:                                        a-n 2018 Artist Bursary

 

2017:                                        Almacantar Studio Award (2nd prize)

 

2017:                                        Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2017

 

2017:                                        Leeds Queer Film Festival Audience Choice Award

 

2016:                                        Eaton Fund Bursary

 

2016:                                        Hanna and Zdzislaw Broncel Trust 2016 Bursary

2016:                                        Felix Slade Scholarship

 

 

Exhibitions:

08.2018:                                     Ania and Sula, Mimosa House Gallery, London

 

07.2018:                                     Open Bow, Nunnery Gallery, London

 

06.2018:                                    100 YEARS, SO WHAT?, Centrala Gallery, Birmingham, UK

 

05.2018:                                    Vulnerable and New Work, STRYX, Birmingham

02.2018:                                    Wild Angelicas & The Femisnist Library, Hilbert Raum Gallery,      Berlin, Germany

 

01.2018:                                     BNC, Block 336 Gallery, London, UK

 

10. 2017:                                      3, A Case de Donna, Lisbon, Portugal

 

09.2017:                                        BNC, BALTIC Centre For Contemporary Art, Newcastle, UK

 

03.2017:                                        On the Verge, 12 Star Gallery, London, UK

02.2017:                                         MA 2017 Show, Atkinson Gallery, Milfield

 

02.2017:                                          ON & OFF, Proyecto Medellin Gallery, Mexico City

 01. 2017                                       MeMeMeMe, The Crypt Gallery, London, UK

 

10.2016                                     Forwards + Backwards, A Case de Donna, Lisbon, Portugal

 

10.2016                                     STOFF Festival, Stockholm, Sweden

 

07.2016                                     Autocorrect ruined my life, Chalton Gallery, London., UK

 

02. 2016                                   Bounty Bars n Oreo Cookies, Rich Mix, London, UK

 

08.2014:                                     Biennale del Salento, Lecce, Italy

 

  1. 2013:                                    Paratissima Art Fair, Torino, Italy

 

05.2013:                                                Zlość, Bunkier Sztuki Gallery, Krakow, Poland

 

08.2012:                                                Stockholm Fringe Festival 2012, Stockholm, Sweden

 

07.2011:                                    Stage the space, Betahaus Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 

04.2007:                                    Unknown Capitals, Korea Foundation Cultural Centre, Seoul, South Korea

 

Performances:

09. 2018:                                  Sounds 4 Survival, Wysing Pholyphonic, Wysing Art Centre, Cambridge (performance by Jamila Johnson – Small and Phoebe Collings James)

 

07.2018:                                    Tighten Throat and Butterfly, METAL, Liverpool

 

07.2018:                                    Your Dearest Wish, Polactastic, Dalston Superstore, London

 

11. 2017:                                      A Day of Learnig, Diapora Pavilion, Venice, Italy

 

11. 2017:                                      Happily Ever After, BWA Studio Gallery Wroclaw, Poland

 

 

 

Screenings:

 

07.2018:                                    The Palace, International Film Festival, Piotrowice Niskie, Poland

02. 2018:                                    Niolam Ja Se Kochaneczke, Calvert 22 Gallery, London, UK

06.2017:                                      MONO, Courtyard Theatre, London, UK

03.2017:                                       Leeds Queer Film Festival, Leeds, UK

 

03.2017:                                         Berlin Feminist Film Week, Berlin, Germany

12.2016                                        Fade to Purple, Chalton Gallery, London, UK

03. 2016                                      Flare, London LGBT Film Festival, BFI, London, UK

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commissions and Artist Residencies:

 

2017:                                        The Illusion of Return, Arts Territoty, Poland/UK

 

2016:                                        Merz Barn, Cumbria, UK

 

2013:                                        Reitir, Siglufjordur, Iceland

 

2013:                                        Urban Art, Hirschfeld, Germany

 

2011:                                        Figure Ground, Gillingham, UK

 

2010:                                        Varmahlid, Hveragerdi, Iceland

 

2009:                                        Transient Spaces – Tourist Syndrome, Palanga, Lithuania

 

 

Educational:

 

  1. 2017:                          Folk, Love and Utopia workshops, The Showroom Gallery, London.

 

  1. 2017:                           Art and Vulnerability: Brexit, Migration and Queer Diasporas. – artist talk at UCL, part of 2017 UCL Festival of Culture. London, UK

 

  1. 2017:                            Artist Lunchtime Crit, Turf Projects. London, UK