Joanna Borowiec, a graduate of the European Academy of Photography in Warsaw, diploma thesis in the Creative and Expressive.
Photography Workshop. Enthusiast of medium- and large-format analogue photography. Uses historic photographic processes like ambrotype – wet collodion technique, cyanotype e.c.t. Member of the Association of Polish Art. Photographers (ZPAF).
The main topic of her photos is humanistic photography, human. She has participated in individual and collective exhibitions at home and abroad, i.a. in Poland, Germany, Spain, Singapore, Canada, USA.
CSW Toruń Contemporary Art Center, Wystaw się w CSW 2020, exhibition „Double”. GRAND PRIX 22 Biennial of Photography in photographic techniques and digital image processing REMIS, 2019 Poland. FotoArtFestival Bielsko-Biała, 2019 Poland. V Piotrkowskie Biennale Of Art „Between”, 2019 Poland. Biennale Photography Oświęcim Kochać Człowieka, 2019 Poland .CSW Center for Contemporary Art Toruń, 2019 Poland.Pinhole PORTO Photography, 2019 Portugal. RFF Rybnik Photography Festival 2019,” Double”, 2019 Poland. „Then & Now” National Museum in Gdańsk, Poland 2018. Brzesk Pinhole Photography Festival, Poland 2018. Vintage Photo Festival Poland,2107. Landskrona Foto Festiwal, Sweden 2017. Finalist Skin, Visible White Photo Prize 2016, Italy 2016 , Finalist, AFF Art Fresh Festival,Warsaw, Poland 2016. Finalist, 4th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography, Berlin 2016, Germany. Finalist, The 8th Edition Of The Julia Margaret Cameron Awards, UK. Winner of the National Photography Competition „Life is Beautiful”, Cultural Center KCK, Kielce, Poland 2014. Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards (IPA), USA 2014. Winner, 4 th Singapore International Photography Festival, Singapore 2014 . Silver Medal Awards ” Double”, San Francisco International, Gallery Photographica, California, USA 2013. I place, Black And White Spider Awards ,”Carefree Childhood”, USA 2013. III place Photographer of the Year, Black And White Awards, USA 2013 . Portfolio 2013, Black&White Magazine, USA 2013. Portfolio 2012, SHOTS Magazine, USA 2012. II place, „Historic Garden”, Wilanów Palace Museum, Warsaw, Poland 2012. III place, International Biennial of Art Photography Child, Poznań, Poland 2011. II place, „Frends”, International Photography Awards (IPA), USA 2011. III place, „Insomnia”, International Photography Awards (IPA), USA 2011. Special Awards, Open Championship Photographic Olsztyn „Michał”Poland 2011. Participation in the Album-International Photography Awards, USA2010. Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards(IPA), USA EXHIBITIONS: Gallery Przechodnia,”A Forgotten Land”, Warsaw, Poland 2015 Downtown Cultural Arts Center, „Out of Time”, Warsaw, Poland 2014 . Kazimierski Cultural Center,”Glass Faces”, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland 2014 . Gallery Pryzmat, „Glass Faces”, SZDK Szprotawa, Poland 2014. Gallery Strych na Wróble,”Glass Faces”, Warszawa, Poland 2013 Gallery Stara Praga, „Separateness”, Warszawa, Poland 2011. Firlej Cultural Center,” Dremas Unfinished”, Wrocław, Poland 2010 . Gallery Schody,”Dreams Unfinished”, Warszawa, Poland 2008. Migawka Place Artistic Activities& Pub,”Silence”, Warszawa, Poland 2016 „Double”, FSM Gallery, Florence, Italy 2015. „Glass Faces”, National Museum of Singapore Stamford Gallery, Singapore 2015. Blank Wall Gallery,” Anna”, Athens, Greece 2014. Downtown Cultural Arts Center, ArtPark, ” Dreams Unfinished”, Warsaw, Poland 2012 Gallery Bezdomna, „My Family”, Palace of Culture and Science, Warszawa Poland 2011. International Bienniale of Artistic Photography,”Child”, House Andalucia, Spain2011. VII National Biennial of Photography, Gallery Tyle Światów,”My father painted pictures”, Oświęcim, Poland 2010. International Pinhole Fetival, Museum Iserlohn, Germany 2010. Exhibition in the XV National Portrait Photography Contests, Trzcianecki Dom Kultury, Trzcianka, Poland 2010. Municipal House of Culture, „Child”, Koło, Poland 2010. International Biennial of Photography Art-Gallery WBPiCAK, Poznań, Poland 2010. Month of Photography in Krakow,”Symbiosis” Slide Night, Kraków, Poland.
She was also awarded the third place in Photographer of the Year category of the Black& White Spider Awards competition. Prize-winner of the Portfolio Black + White Photography UK, the Portfolio Black & White for Collectors Of Fine Photography Canada, the Portfolio 2012 Shot Magazine USA. Her works and interviews with her were published in many magazines, i.a. the Black+ White Photography UK (the cover), the Shot Magazine USA, the Black and White Magazine Canada and in national magazines. Her photographs can be found in public and private collections at home and abroad, i.a. in Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Sweden, USA e.c.t.