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CURRENTLY SHOWING:

‘Wild Angelicas and Feminist Library’, Hilbert Raum Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 

COMING:

4 May 2018>>>> Katarzyna Perlak & Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll, STRYX, Birmingham

 

 

CV 

Education:

 

2015-2017:                                      Slade School of Fine Art, London

MA, Fine Art Media

 

2005-2008:                                     Camberwell College of Arts, London

BA Hons, Photography

 

1998-2003:                                     University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

MA, Philosophy

 

 

Selected exhibitions and screenings:

02.2018:                                             I Once Had a Lover, Calvert 22, London, UK

 

01.2018:                                              BNC, Block 336 Gallery, London, UK

 

11.2017:                                                A Day of Learnig, Diapora Pavilion, Venice, Italy

 

11.2017:                                                Polskie Wesele Bez Cenzury, BWA Studio Gallery Wroclaw, Poland

 

10.2017:                                               3, A Case de Donna, Lisbon, Portugal

 

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

 

06.2017:                                                MONO, Courtyard Theatre, London, UK

 

06.2017:                                                Slade Degree Show, London, UK

 

04.2017:                                                Burn For Me, Lime Wharf, London

 

03.2017:                                                Leeds Queer Film Festival, Leeds, UK

 

03.2017:                                                Berlin Feminist Film Week, Berlin, Germany

 

03.2017:                                                On the Verge, 12 Star Gallery, London

 

02.2017:                                                Ladrón Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

 

02.2017:                                                MA 2017 Show, Atkinson Gallery, Milfield

 

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

 

01.2017:                                                MeMeMeMe, The Crypt Gallery, London

 

12.2016:                                                Fade to Purple, Chalton Gallery, London

 

10.2016:                                                Forwards + Backwards, Donna Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

 

10.2016:                                                STOFF Festival, Stockholm, Sweden

 

07.2016:                                               Autocorrect ruined my life, Chalton Gallery, London

 

03.2016:                                               Flare, London LGBT Film Festival, BFI, London

 

02.2016:                                              Bounty Bars n Oreo Cookies, Rich Mix, London

 

08.2014:                                               Biennale del Salento, Lecce, Italy

 

11. 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

 

 

 

 

Artist Residencies:

2017:                                         The Illusion of Return, Arts Territory, 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

 

2010:                                        Interference, Arts Admin, London

 

2009:                                        Transient Spaces – Tourist Syndrome, Palanga, Lithuania

 

Awards/Bursaries/Scholarships:

 

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 Bursary

2016:                                        Felix Slade Scholarship

 

 

Publications:

 

2018:                                         Article about my practice in Calvert Journal – BEING LGBTQ series

http://www.calvertjournal.com/features/show/9502/being-lgbtq-katarzyna-perlak-reclaiming-queer-tradition-poland

 

2014:                                        Geeked. Urban Femisnist Geek – The Intersectionality Issue, London

 

2014:                                        In the City, Hanover Project at the University of Lancashire, Preston

 

2010:                                        36EXP, EASA Gallery, Manchester

 

Artist talks etc:

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

 

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

http://www.femininemoments.dk/blog/tag/katarzyna-perlak/

 

2017:                                        Artist Lunchtime Crit, Turf Projects. London, UK http://www.aqnb.com/2017/03/16/katarzyna-perlak-hosting-artist-lunchtime-crit-at-turf-projects-mar-18/

 

2017:                                        Performing for (and alongside) the camera – artist talk for BA Photography students, Camberwell College of Arts. London, UK