About

Sława Harasymowicz is an artist working with drawing, screen printing, installation, photography and translation. Rooted in the subjective, her projects are often realised as narrative and site- responsive interventions which consider identity, collective history, memory and imagination. Her solo shows have included the Freud Museum, London (2012), and The Poetry Library, Southbank Centre, London (2016); work in progress includes collaborations with BWA Tarnów, residency at Margate Museum supported by Turner Contemporary, Margate, and Bunkier Sztuki Gallery, Kraków.

Harasymowicz is currently completing her Fine Art PhD research by practice at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. She studied at the Royal College of Art London (MA, Communication Art and Design, 2006), and Jagiellonian University, Kraków (MA English Philology, with thesis in literature on the theme of protest, 1997). Her work has featured in the Guardian, Penguin Books and BBC.co.uk, as well as Eye, Le Gun, Modern Poetry in Translation. Awards include the V&A Illustration Awards and the Arts Foundation Fellowship, with recent exhibition projects supported by The Arts Council England and The Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.