CONTACT //     hello@karolinaspolniewski.com

Born in Poland, based in Berlin. Graduated from Technical University Berlin in Psychology (M.Sc.). Studied Photography B.A. at Berlin University of Art and Design. Currently works as  an independent photographer at Exberliner magazine and  a film-maker for Berlin Foto Kiez. In her work she explores the power structure of bonding constellations, matters of evanescence as well as the contrasts between home and placelessness within diverse cultural settings. Researching and photographing a long-term project called ‘Hotel of Eternal Light‘, a visual investigation into the field of regimes and totalitarian systems during the recent history of Europe.

Karolina Spolniewski is member of the academic interdisciplinary communities The Triple-I as well as the SubZero collective.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS // 

2017 | Hotel of Eternal Light | LeBoudoir2.0 | Voies Off | Arles | France
2016 | Hotel of Eternal Light I European Month of Photography I Berlin I Germany
2016 | Odyssey Later | Visualizing Environmental Change | Kuusamo Nature Festival | Finland
2016 | Hotel of Eternal Light | BUNKER | Rencontres d’Arles | Arles | France
2014 | Manifesto Paradise Granted | OFF Festival | Pisztory Palace | Bratislava | Slovakia

GRANTS // RESIDENCIES // PUBLICATIONS // 

2018 | Shortlisted for Athens Photo Festival | Greece

2017 | Shortlisted for Athens Photo Festival | Greece

2017 | Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) | London | UK
2016 | Intervetions Book Publication | University of Oulu | Finland
2016 | Antoine d’Agata Studio Vortex | Residency | Arles | France
2016 | Subzero Scholarship | University of the Arctic | Oulanka | Finland
2015 | Subzero Scholarship | University of the Arctic | Oulanka | Finland
2014 | Subzero Scholarship| University of the Arctic | Oulanka | Finland