Joanna Malinowska (A '01)

Polish-born and New York-based, Joanna Malinowska works in sculpture, video, and performance. Her projects—often inspired by interest in cultural anthropology, cultural clashes, and music—have been exhibited in both solo and group exhibitions in the United States and Europe, at venues including the Sculpture Center, Art in General, Postmasters, and CANADA in New York; Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton in Paris; Saatchi Gallery and Nottingham Contemporary in Great Britain; Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle and Zachęta National Gallery of Art in Warsaw. In 2015, Malinowska along with C.T. Jasper represented Poland at the 56th Venice Biennale, with their collaborative film installation Halka/Haiti 18°48’05”N 72°23’01”W. She was also included in the First Moscow Biennale, Performa'09, the Whitney Biennial of 2012, and Relations Disrelations (2015), a two-person survey show with C.T. Jasper at Muzeum Sztuki, Łódź in Poland.

Malinowska, a graduate of the sculpture departments at Rutgers University and Yale School of Art, has received awards from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts, Smack Mellon, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, and the Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, among others. She is represented by CANADA gallery in New York.