MARTA ZGIERSKA



Marta Zgierska, Untitled from the Post series, 2014, Dibond photograph, 130 x 92,9 cm

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Click here to view exhibition: 'Prix HSBC pour la Photographie. Christian Vium and Marta Zgierska. Lauréats 2016', 2016, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva

Biography

Born in 1987 in Lublin, Poland

Education
MFA in Photography (The Leon Schiller National Film, Television and Theatre School) MA in Theatrology and MA in Journalism (Marie Curie-Sklodowska University)

Upcoming exhibitions
2017 Post, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland
2017 Post, Filter Space Gallery, Chicago, USA
2017 Post, Reminders Photography Stronghold Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Solo exhibitions
2016 Post, Encontros da Imagem International Photography Festival, Braga, Portugal 2016 Post, Athens Photo Festival, Greece
2016 Post, FotoLeggendo Festival, Rome, Italy
2016 Post, Festival Circulation(s), Paris, France
2016 Post, Bitume Photofest, Lecce, Italy
2015 Post, Malmo Fotobiennal, Sweden
2015 Post, Pa-ta-ta Festival, Granada, Spain
2012 TIFF Festival Debuts Section, Wroclaw, Poland 2012 Oskoma, FF/ Imaginarium, Gallery, Lodz, Poland

Selected group exhibitions
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, L'Arsenal, Metz, France
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Gowen Comtemporary Gallery, Geneva,
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Galerie Esther Woerdehoff, Paris, France
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Musee de la Photographie Andre Villers, Mougins, France
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Arret sur l'Image Galerie, Bordeaux, France
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Galerie Sintitulo, Mougins, France
2016 Celeste Visible White Photo Prize, Fondazione Studio Marangoni Gallery, Florence, Italy 2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, PAD Paris, France
2016 Post, Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Parcours Saint-Germain, Paris, France
2016 Salon of New Photography, Raster Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
2015 LensCulture Emerging Talents, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, USA
2015 Post, Poznan Photo Diploma Award, Maison de la Photographie, Lille, France
2015 Post, Poznan Photo Diploma Award, Biennale of Photography in Poznan, Poland
2015 Post, DongGang International Photo Festival, South Korea
2015 Post, Rencontres de Ghar el Melh, Tunisa
2014 Future Condition, Photokina, Cologne, Germany
2014 Estreet, East Poland House in Brussels, Belgium
2014 Eastreet, KD Gallery, Nancy, France
2014 Eastreet, Lublin, Poland
2012 Private Property, TIFF Festival, Wroclaw, Poland
2012 Fashion choc moglo byc inaczej, OFFPiotrkowska, Lodz, Poland
2012 Historie Obecnosci, Fotofestiwal, PWSFTviT, Lodz, Poland
2012 Ostatni Seans, 2b+r Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
2012 Port Praski, MFFM, Jaroslaw, Poland
2011 Ostatni Seans, Fotofestiwal, The Cinematography Museum, Lodz, Poland
2011 Lodz. Widoki poza pamiecia, Skwer, Warsaw, Poland
2010 Come On! Come Closer, Osrodek Propagandy Sztuki, Lodz, Poland

Selected screenings
2016 Post, Verzasca Foto Festival, Sonogno, Switzerland
2016 Post, Nuit de l’Annee, Les Rencontres d'Arles, France
2016 Post, Photonic Moments Month of Photography, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2016 Post, The Smell Of Dust III
2015 Post, Landskrona Fotofestival, Sweden
2015 Post, Photo Kathmandu Festival, Nepal

Awards
2016 Prix HSBC pour la Photographie, Paris, France (winner)
2016 Daylight Photo Awards, USA (winner)
2016 ING Unseen Talent Award, Amsterdam, Netherlands (nominated)
2016 FotoLeggendo Giovanni Tabo Prize, Rome, Italy (winner)
2016 Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award, Best Conceptual Photo Project, Georgia (winner)
2016 International Photography Award Emergentes dst, Encontros da Imagem International
Photography Festival, Braga, Portugal (finalist)
2016 Encontros da Imagem International Photography Festival, Discovery Award Under 30, Braga, Portugal (finalist) 2016 Celeste Visible White Photo Prize, Florence, Italy (finalist)
2016 Latent, Rome, Italy (shortlisted)
2016 Nera di Verzasca Award, Verzasca Foto Festival, Sonogno, Switzerland (finalist)
2016 Photonic Moments Month of Photography, Evening Projections, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2016 Young Talents of Image: Storytelling, FP Magazine, Milan, Italy (honorable mention)
2015 LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards, Amsterdam, Netherlands (winner)
2015 Lucie Foundation Emerging Artist Scholarship, Los Angeles, USA (shortlisted)
2015 Vevey International Photo Award, Switzerland (shortlisted)
2015 Guernsey Photography Festival International Competition (shortlisted)
2015 Poznan Photo Diploma Award, Poland (finalist)
2015 Przetwornia Project, expert: Rafal Milach, Cracow, Poland (finalist)
2012 International Photography Awards, Los Angeles, USA (honorable mentions x3)
2012 TIFF Festival, Debuts Section, Wroclaw, Poland (winner)
2012 MFFM Festival, Jaroslaw, Poland (winner)
2010 International Photography Awards, Los Angeles, USA (honorable mention)
2010 Portait Empik Photo, Poland (special award)
2010 Grand Press Photo, Warsaw, Poland (finalist)

Grants
2016 Reminders Photography Stronghold Grant, Tokyo, Japan
2016 Photography Grant, Fine Art Category (2nd place winner)
2015 Polish Culture Around the World, Adam Mickiewicz Institute, Warsaw, Poland

Books
2016 Post, Actes Sud, Arles, France
2012 Private Property, Instytut Kultury Wizualnej, Warsaw, Poland (collective book)

Publications
GUP Magazine, LensCulture, L'Oeil de la Photographie, Fotografia Magazine, Paper Journal, Blow Magazine, Musee Magazine, Der Greif, dienacht, Aint-Bad Magazine, iGNANT, Thisispaper, SMBHmag, F-Stop Magazine, Unless you will, Eastreet (collective book)

Interviews
L'Oeil de la Photographie
Fotografia Magazine
GUP Magazine
Photoworks
Fisheye Magazine
Fotopolis (PL)