Acme IRP is pleased to announce that Karolina Halatek, the current Adam Mickiewicz Institute Residency Artist, is participating in Kinetica Art Fair 2014.
The main medium of Karolina Halatek’s practice is light. Through video and site-specific installations, Karolina explores the relationship between the visual and metaphysical spheres.
Karolina has exhibited at the Centre of Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw, the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Light Move Festival, Fotofestiwal in Łódź, as well as in galleries in London, Berlin and across Poland.
Karolina graduated from the University of the Arts London in 2008 and the Faculty of Media Art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2011. She has also studied at the Universität der Künste Berlin (UdK), where she took part in workshops of the Institut für Raumexperimente under Olafur Eliasson.
Karolina received an artistic scholarship from the Minister of Culture and National Heritage, Poland and in 2014 was awarded the Adam Mickiewicz Institute London Residency in partnership with AIR Laboratory Ujazowski Castle managed by Acme Studios, International Residencies Programme, London. www.culture.pl
Karolina's residency has been supported by sessions with artist mentors David Batchelor (Artist), Rob Bowman (Art Angel), Dianne Harris (Kinetica Museum), Robin Klassnik (Matt's Gallery) and Cliff Lauson (Hayward Gallery).
In addition to her art practice, Karolina works as a set designer for film, working on various productions premiering at Cannes, Camerimage and other film festivals.