Biography

b. 1988

She integrates performative practice with a site-specific interventions, sculptural gestures and experimental video.
Lives and works in Warsaw and London.

Education

Current

2018
Honorary Research Associate
Slade School of Fine Art
London College of Art

2015
Interdisciplinary PhD Studies
Faculty of Multimedia Communication University of Arts in Poznan

Past

2017 - 2018
PhD Studies (visiting research student) 
fellowship at Slade School of Fine Art 
University College London 

2013 - 2015 Teaching Assistant
Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities
Faculty of Media Art
Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

2011 - 2013 MA
Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
Faculty of Media Art
Specialty Media Art at Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activitie

2008 - 2011 BA
University of Arts in Poznan
Faculty of Multimedia Communication
Specialty Photography at Piotr Chojnacki Studio of Documentary Photography

2007 - 2008 Academy of Photography in Warsaw

2004 - 2007 Baccalauréat
II High School im.Wł. Broniewskiego in Koszalin
biol – med class

artist-in-residence

2018
Honorary PhD Artist in Residence, Slade School of Fine Art (UCL), London, UK

2014
Geumcheon Art Factory, Seoul, KS

2012
Performance Space Studio, London, UK

Selected Art Exhibitions - Solo Shows

2018
Melody of nostalgia, Supersonic Festival 2018, Centrala Space, Birmingham, UK

2015
Superhero, directing performance-installation within the project 'Podaj Dalej' (Pass It On), CPK, Lalka Theatre, The Old Powder Magazine Stage, Warsaw, PL
Monument of A Normal Man, Malta Festival Poznań 2015 'New World Order', Poznan PL

2014
Mastermind, New Curatorial Power Festival - Malta. Sunken memory, Poznan, PL
Invade The Space!, Redutowa 50 str., Warsaw, PL

2013 
Bâton Fleurdelisé, Spokojna 15, Warsaw, PL

2008
Dance Kaleidoscope, BB Gallery, The Krakow Photomonth Festival, Krakow, PL

Selected Art Exhibitions - Group Shows

2018
100 Years, So What?, Centrala Space, Birmingham, UK
まちはみんなのミュージアム (en. City as Everyone’s Museum), Gallery Chateau2F - Koganei Art Spot, Tokyo, JP 
Action Lublin! Chapter 2, Labirynt Gallery, Lublin, PL

2017

Interference Festival ‘Freedom of Form’, Gdansk, PL
Hi-Blood Pressure, Gallery Chateau2F - Koganei Art Spot, Tokyo, JP 
Never. Interdisciplinary research project „Memory, pleasure, shame: the public space of Berat”, Skala Gallery, Poznań, PL
Never. Interdisciplinary research project „Memory, pleasure, shame: the public space of Berat”, Spokojna Gallery, Warsaw, PL

2016
Turn on the Culture!, Krytyka Polityczna Cieszyn, Cieszyn, PL

2015
Beet with sugar. History and contexts, The Maria Znamierowska-Prüfferowa Ethnographic Museum in Torun, Torun 2015
Jitters, Komuna Warszawa, Warsaw, PL
WRO Media Art Biennale ‘Test Exposure’, new building of the University Library, Wroclaw, PL
What is that you do?, Salon Akademii Gallery, Warsaw, PL

2014
Distinguishing Features, CH Renoma, WRO Art Center, Wroclaw, PL
Invisible City, Our Monster Gallery, Seoul, KS
Arte Laguna Art Prize 13.14, , Arsenale di Venezia, Venice, IT

2013
Coming Out, Sinfonia Varsovia, Warsaw, PL
Hole/Dziura, Trafostacja Sztuki, Szczecin, PL
The Best Diplomas in Poland, Great Armoury, Gdansk, PL
Spokojna Tour Now, MOCAK, Krakow, PL
Cohesion, Nowy Theatre, Warsaw, PL

2012
Action 27. New Young Performance Art, Labirynt Gallery, Lublin, PL
Masquerade, Centrumförfotografi, Stockholm, SE
Views!, Nowa Przestrzeń Gallery, The International Festival of Photography in Lodz, Łodz, PL
Rewolta/Rebelia, Performance Space, London, UK
Hygiene, Spokojna 15, Warsaw, PL

2011
Generation after..., 7th Biennale of Photography: Margins, Jewish Commune, Poznan, PL
N.A.T.U.R.E., Kabelvåg, N
N.A.T.U.R.E., Aula Gallery, Poznan, PL

2010
Gallery Night, Modelarnia, Gdansk, PL

Selected Awards

2015
Open Studio, winner of contest for performative projects in Komuna // Warszawa, Warsaw, PL

2013
Honourable Mention from the Rector for M.A. Diploma Bâton Fleurdelisé, Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities, Academy of Fine Arts Warsaw, PL

2012
Scholarship of The Ministry of Science and Higher Education

2011
Scholarship of The Ministry of Culture and National Heritage
participation in grant project N.A.T.U.R.E. (New Art Tours Undergraduate Researchers Experience). Polish – Norwegian worshops resulted in the exhibition. Poznan, Kabelvåg, PL / N

Public Lectures

2018
'What does the domestic sphere mean for women today?' - panel discussion, Calvert 22 Foundation, London UK

2017
'A4 TERRITORY', Slade School of Fine Art (UCL), London, UK
'Hi-Blood Pressure', public meeting, Gallery Chateau2F - Koganei Art Spot, Tokyo, JP 

2016
'Visual Pleasure', Anna Jochymek and Urszula Kluz-Knopek, University of Arts in Poznan , Poznan, PL
'\Suspension/', Anna Jochymek Artist Talk, Institute of Art History, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poznań, PL 
'Is it already Avant-Garde?', Anna Jochymek and Paulina Pankiewicz, University of Arts in Poznan , Poznan, PL

2015
'And who's a feminist now?', Anna Jochymek and Urszula Kluz-Knopek, University of Arts in Poznan, Poznan, PL

2014
'Responsibility', Mirosaw Balka and Anna Jochymek, This & That Open lecture Series, Umeå School of Architecture, Umeå, SE 

2012
'Cieszyn_01 Seminary', Szara Gallery, Cieszyn, PL

Art projects coordinator - Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activity, Faculty of Media Art, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

2015 The memory of a crying tree and the butterfly feasting is like the light of a church, from which a bridge is leading across the river and its banks, on which the crowd is silently carrying a carpet to the library, where the glass doors and order and alarm are.
Studio of Spatial Activities at WRO Media Art Biennale 'Test Exposure'
curator: Piotr Krajewski
new building of the University Library, Wroclaw, PL

2015 Picasso.sculpture
exhibition of students from Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities
studio no. 13, Faculty of Media Art, Acasemy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Warsaw, PL

2015 ZOO
exhibition of students from Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities
ZOO, Warsaw, PL

2014 Μύθοι. Myths. Students/Artists/Teachers. A process of exhange
international cooperation between the Universities, workshops program and exhibition
Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities, Media Art Department, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
Donatella Landi’s course of Videoinstallation at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome
curator: Maria Rosa Sossai, as. Claudia Rampelli ALA accademia libera delle arti
cooperation: Anna Jagiełło (Polish Institute in Rome)
special guest: Jarosław Mikołajewski
Fondazione Pastificio Cerere, Roma, IT

2014 Performance
workshop program and exhibition of students from Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities
curator: Waldemar Tatarczuk (director of Labirynt Gallery in Lublin)
special guest: Zbigniew Warpechowski
Labirynt Gallery, Lublin, PL

2013 S-NOW apersonalformofarchitecture
international cooperation between the Universities, workshop program and exhibition
project was a part of inauguration ceremony launching Umeå’s Capital of Culture 2014
Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities, Media Art Department, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw 
The Laboratory for Sustainable Architectural Production, Umeå School of Architecture
cooperation: Anna Tomaszewska (Polish Institute in Stockholm)
curator: Dan Lestander
Friendship Park, Umeå, SE

2013 Urban Shaman. Old Town
exhibition of students from Miroslaw Balka Studio of Spatial Activities
Old Town, Warsaw, PL