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COMING:

12th July                     METAL, Liverpool (performance)

15th July                     The Palace – International Film Festival, Piotrowice Niskie, Poland

24th August               Mimosa House, London (performance and exhibition opening)

 

 

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

 

 

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

 

 

Selected exhibitions and screenings

07.2018                                               Open Bow, Nunnery Gallery, London

 

06.2018                                              POLACTASTIC, Dalston Superstore, London

 

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

 

05. 2018                                               Katarzyna Perlak & Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll, STRYX, Birmingham, UK

 

05. 2018                                              HOTLINE, Arcadia Missa, London

 

03.2018                                              ‘Wild Angelicas and Feminist Library’, Hilbert Raum Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 

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

 

 

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