Biographical note

Joanna graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow (2002), the Photography Department at the National Film School in Lodz (2009) and the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, where in 2013 she received a doctorate.
Joanna was author of 20 individual photographic exhibitions. She participated in 30 group exhibitions, both national and international, including exhibitions in Paris, Berlin, Warsaw and Sofia. She deals with creative photography, using black and white classical photography techniques. She has been a ZPAF member since 2014.
She was a finalist in the „ShowOff” contest organized as a part of Cracow Photomonth in 2010, and the winner of the Grand Prix at the 6th Warsaw Festival of Art Photography in 2010.
In 2010 she was granted a scholarship from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage and the Marshall of the Silesia Region in 2011.

Individual photographical exhibitions

Braga 2014 "The pictures of emotions and other ailments of a sensitive human", Encontros da Imagem - International Photography Festival,
Bordeaux 2014"Silesian Ulysses", Itineraires des photographes voyageurs 2014,
Toulouse 2013"The pictures of emotions and other ailments of a sensitive human", Festival Manifesto,
Copenhagen 2013"Pictures of emotions", Copenhagen Photo Festiwal,
Cracow 2013"Pictures of emotions", Photomonth in Cracow, Artefactory Gallery,
Bielsko-Biała 2013"Pictures of emotions", Gallery of Photography B&B,
Derby 2013"Silesian Ulysses", FORMAT International Photography Festival in London,
Luxembourg 2012"Back to the roots" CinEast Festival in Luxembourg, Abbaye de Neumünster,
Katowice 2012"Silesian Ulysses", Rondo Sztuki Gallery
Poznań 2011"Memories Fragmentation or the Travel Postcards" Ego Gallery,
Plewen 2011"Contemporary myths", Phodar Biennial 2011,
Sofia 2011"Silesian Ulysses", Polish Institute in Sofia,
Rybnik 2011"Eternity and the moment", 8th International Festival of Photography,
Warsaw 2011"Silesian Ulysses", Obok Gallery,
Lodz 2011"Silesian Ulysses" FF Gallery
Bielsko-Biała 2010"Silesian Ulysses" Bielsko BWA Gallery
Cracow 2010"Silesian Ulysses" Photomonth in Cracowie 2010, Show Off, Artefactory Gallery Cracow

Group photographical exhibitions

Warsaw 2015 "Common Space / Private Space", 8th Warsaw Art Photography Festival 2015, Pałac Branickich
Warsaw 2015 “Inner space” 8th Warsaw Art Photography Festival 2015, 101 Projekt Contemporary Art Gallery
Warsaw 2014 "Marked places" Warsaw Photo Days, ZPAF Gallery,
Bielsko – Biała 2014 "Bielsko XXI", Bielsko Cultural Centre,
Warsaw 2012 "Collector's photography project 10", Senatorska Gallery
Kolonia 2012 "Photokina Biennal", Cologne,
Katowice 2012 "Women of art", Muzeum Śląskie,
Berlin 2012 "Phantasmatic journeys", Zero Gallery,
Warsaw 2011 "Exposure", Centrum Działań Twórczych 1500 m² do wynajęcia Gallery,
Poznań 2011 "Photo diploma award", Stary Browar,
Koszalin 2011 "Debuts" exhibition as a part of Koszalin Film Festival "Youth and Film",
Strasbourg 2011 "Poland today between tradition and modernity" ZPAP exhibition in European Parliament in Strasbourg,
Bielsko-Biała 2011 "Festival of Visual Arts in Bielsko 2011", Bielsko BWA Gallery,
Warsaw 2011 "Portraits", Centrum Działań Twórczych 1500 m² do wynajęcia Gallery,
Paris 2010 "Entre tradition et modernie" Espace 74 Gallery, Exhibition as a part of Paris Photo
Zingst 2010 "Fotofestival Horizonte 2010"
Warsaw 2010 "Dyplomanci Profesora Wojciecha Prażmowskiego" Skwer Gallery- Fabryka Trzciny
Warsaw 2010 "6th Warsaw Festival of Art Photography" Exhibition in Fine Arts Art Media Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
Elbląg 2010 "Imaging" – Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in El Gallery in Elbląg
Bielsko-Biała 2010 "Five" - Exhibition in B&B Gallery in Bielsko - Biała
Suwałki 2009 "Piątka" - Exhibition in Pacamera Gallery in Suwałki
Tarnów 2009 "Piątka" - Exhibition in Municipal Gallery in Tarnów
Katowice 2009 "Sensitive sharpness" - Szyb Wilsona Gallery Exhibition as a part of Photomonth in Cracow
Koło 2009 Nationwide Photographic Competition "Portrait 2009" Post contest exhibition
Warsaw 2009 "5th Warsaw Festival of Art Photography" - Exhibition in Media Arts Gallery
Ostrów Wielkopolski 2009 "Remis 2009" – 17th Biennale of photography techniques and methods of digital transformation of images Post contest exhibition
Hamburg 2008 "Europe-Lounge" – Photography exhibition
Gdynia 2008 "Photographers of tomorrow", PPNT Gallery, Polish Film Festival
Kielce 2008 "Towards the sacrum" Gallery of Contemporary Sacrum ART
Lodz 2008 "Photographers of tomorrow" – 15 years of photographic studies at PWSFTv i T Municipal Gallery in Lodz
Wrocław 2007 "Versus" Fotospace Festival

Prizes and awards

Koszalin 2011 Award in Debuts of the Year contest at Koszalin Film Festival "Youth and Film"
Katowice 2011 Scholarship from the Marshall of the Silesia Voivodship in 2011
Warsaw 2010 Scholarship from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage in 2010,
Cracow 2010 Photomonth in Cracow 2010 – finalist of the ShowOff contest
Warsaw 2010 Grand Prix winner of the competition of 6th Warsaw Festival of art Photography - Fine Arts Media Gallery of ASP in Warsaw Gallery
Warsaw 2009 1st prize at Aura competition held by Hogan & Hartson
Koło 2009 1st prize at Nationwide photographic Competition Portrait 2009
Ostrów Wielkopolski 2009 Honorary mention at 17th photography Biennial of photography techniques and methods of digital transformation of images "Remis 2009"