Paulina Ołowska

Born in 1976 in Gdańsk. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions, e.g. 50th Venice Biennale, 2003; 9th Istanbul Biennial, 2005; 5th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, 2008; “Ecstatic Alphabets”, MoMA, New York, 2012; “Ostalgia”, New Museum, New York, 2012; Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, 2013. Selected solo shows: “Head-Wig (Portrait of an Exhibition)”, Camden Arts Centre, London, 2009; “Applied Fantastic”, Metro Pictures, New York, 2010; “Accidental Collages”, Tramway, Glasgow, 2010; “The Revenge of the Wise-Woman”, Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw, 2011, “Mother 200”, Simon Lee Gallery, London, 2012; Kunsthalle Basel, 2013. The artist is represented by Galerie Buchholz, Cologne; Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw; Simon Lee Gallery, London; and Metro Pictures, New York.


Artist's works in the Zachęta collection

  • Zdjęcie pracy Curtain for Jadwiga Maziarska. From the Puppets: Theatre, Film, Politics exhibition
    Curtain for Jadwiga Maziarska. From the Puppets: Theatre, Film, Politics exhibitionPaulina Ołowska2019
  • Zdjęcie pracy Goldfinger
    GoldfingerPaulina Ołowska2017
  • Zdjęcie pracy Applied Fantastic, Inspiration Wall
    Applied Fantastic, Inspiration WallPaulina Ołowska2010
  • Zdjęcie pracy La Shoe
    La ShoePaulina Ołowska2005
  • Grafika do wystawy Paulina Ołowska
    01.03 – 27.04.2014
    Paulina Ołowska
    The Spell of Warsaw

    The largest Polish presentation of Paulina Ołowska’s work to date, the exhibition shows both its thematic diversity and the various working methods employed by the artist. It features works of painting, sculpture, stage design, installation, neon light, assemblage, drawing, collage, textile, as well as a new installation, created specially for the exhibition: a fashion store with a collection by the brand Clemens en August.

    Zachęta – National Gallery of ArtZachęta
  • Grafika do wystawy VIEWS 2003
    14.11 – 09.12.2003
    VIEWS 2003
    Deutsche Bank Foundation Award
    Zachęta – National Gallery of ArtZachęta
  • Grafika wydarzenia:
    09.04.2014 (Wed) 17:00
    Zachęta – National Gallery of ArtZachęta