Anita AndrzejewskaAnita Andrzejewska is a graduate of the faculty of graphic arts of the Krakow Academy of Fine Arts, a photographer, traveler and illustrator of children’s books. She received a scholarship of the Minister of Culture, won numerous domestic and foreign prizes and awards, including the competition for a photographic project for the Santa Fe Center for Visual Arts (the USA) and in a French competition for illustration to children’s books: Figures Futur.
She has presented her works in such countries as Iceland, Japan, the USA, Iran, Turkey, Germany, Czech Republic, France, Greece, Spain, Hungary and Slovakia. She has had eleven individual photographic exhibitions, of which the most important ones include “Looking” (2011, Warsaw, Krakow, Lodz), “Noor-e Jan” (2009; Warsaw, Katowice, Athens, Istanbul), “Footprints” (2007; Torun), “Places” (2004; Katowice), „Slowly” (2014; Leica Gallery Warszawa, Łódź Fotofestiwal, Toruń Wozownia.)
For many years Anita has been involved in art and social projects linking Europe and Asia. She conducted art workshops for children in Ahmedabad in India and in Istanbul; she has traveled several times to Iran, where she collaborated on photography and literature projects in Tehran, Esfahan, Shiraz and Yazd.
She usualy photographs with analog technology and makes the prints herself. She also runs photography workshops.
Exhibition open: 07.03.2014 - 05.05.2014
“Slowly” series were taken in Burma (Myanmar), at the verge of important social changes, during a very tumultuous episode of the country’s history, but the majority of them are timeless. The viewer could even believe, that some of them were created decades earlier.