(b. 1990, Gdynia) graduated from the Faculty of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2018.  She also studied at UdK Berlin (2017) and ABK Stuttgart (2016). She is a graduate of the Faculty of Film Production of the Film School in Łódź (2013). Kornelia is a two-time scholarship holder of the Polish Minister of Culture and National Heritage for remarkable artistic achievements (2015/2016 and 2016/2017). She also received the main prize in the Esteemed Graduates of International Academies of Fine Arts (2018). Kornelia creates spatial and multimedia installations, often site-specific. She has experience in working on stage designs and costumes for theatrical performances.  Her graduation piece Thing about desire was featured in the “Coming Out” exhibition of the best diplomas of the students of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw (2018). Currently, Kornelia works on her doctoral thesis at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.

contact:  dzikowska.kornelia@gmail.com   +48 790 453 167

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 

2020 Notes on the passage of time, Kolonia Artystów in Gdansk, Poland (solo show)
2020 Notes on the passage of time, Municipal Gallery bwa in Bydgoszcz, Poland (solo show)
2020 Power play, Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art in Warsaw, Poland (solo show) 
2019 Dibujo, Wall Gallery Studio in Mallorca, Spain 
2019 the deity of mine, Zona Sztuki Aktualnej in Szczecin, Poland (solo show) 
2019 Female Artists First, Wall Gallery (at rabbithole Art Room) in Warsaw, Poland 
2019 Obrzeża i bocznice, Gallery 18A in Warsaw, Poland 
2018 Gdansk Biennale of Art 2018, Gdansk City Gallery, Poland 
2018 Coming Out, Koneser in Warsaw, Poland 
2018 10th Esteemed Graduates of International Academies of Fine Arts, Zbrojownia Sztuki Gallery in Gdansk, Poland 
2018 What happened once, stays forever, Skala Gallery, Poznan, Poland 
2017 Finalists of Hestia Artistic Journey Competition 2017, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Poland 
2017 noWA faLA, Cultural Center in Lublin, Poland 
2016 (Non)presence Gallery Labirynt, Lublin, Poland 
2016 Rekonesans / Recoinnassance, FIU Art+ Art History Project Room at the Backehause Art Complex, Miami, USA 
2016 Visual Spa, Art Dissolved in the Contemporary pop-up exhibition, Blue Skyscraper, Warsaw, Poland
2016 Stip(p)visite, Motorenhalle Riesa Efau. Kultur Forum Dresden, Germany 
2016 Manifestina initiated by Christian Jankowski and Maurizio Cattelan, ArtBox Thalwil Bahnhof, Zurich, Switzerland 
2016 Workroom 14. Survival Art Review, Wrocław, Poland 
2016 Aesthetics and Bias Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem cooperation with Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. Jerusalem, Israel and Warsaw, Poland 
2016 Żeźba Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw, Poland
2015 All- Poland platform of academic cooperation, Center of Polish Sculpture, Oronsko, Poland 
2015 Prohibited Acts 13. Art Review SURVIVAL, Wrocław, Poland 
2015 Próby z Sikorskiego (Rehearsals from Sikorski) Theater TR Warszawa,Warsaw, Poland 
2015 Signature Art Prize 2015 Gallery DegreeArt, London, UK 
2014 Działanie przestrzenne, zbliżające (Spatial action, approaching) Gallery Labirynt 2, Lublin, Poland (solo show) 

SELECTED PROJECTS 

2020 stage and costume design, Loretta George F. Walker, directed by Michał Kotański, production Żeromski Theater in Kielce
2020 stage and costume design, H- Effekt J. Wichowska, dir. R. Sarkisan, prod. House of Europe, Ukrainian Cultural Foundation, Goethe-Institut at Ukraine
2020 stage and costume design, The Intimate life of Jarosław M. Kupryjanowicz, M. Kurkowski according to the idea and in cooperation with K. Kowalski, 
         dir. K. Kowalski, prod. Wybrzeże Theater in Gdansk, Poland 
2019 stage and costume design, A Streetcar Named Desire, T. Williams, dir. K. Kowalski, prod. Juliusza Osterwy Theater in Lublin, Poland 
2019 costume design, The Horizon, W. Myśliwski, dir. M. Kotański, prod. Stefana Żeromskiego Theater in Kielce, Poland
2018 stage and light design, David Is Going to Israel, H.Sulima and J. Piaskowski, dir. J. Piaskowski, co-prod. by Museum POLIN and TR Warszawa 
2018 costume design, 1984, G. Orwell, dir. B. Wysocka, prod. Powszechny Theater in Warsaw, Poland 
2018 stage and costume design, Romans, A. Ostrowskij, dir. M. Kotański, prod. Wojciech Bogusławski Theatre in Kalisz, Poland 
2017 stage and light design, Philoktet, H. Muller, dir. W. Klemm, prod. Stefan Jaracz Theater in Lodz, Poland 
2017 costume and video design, Simona gdzie jesteś?, T. Cymerman, dir. T. Cymerman, prod. Laznia Nowa Theater in Cracow, Poland 
2016 stage, costume, light and video design, Łzawe zjawy roku pamiętnego, B.Kierc, dir. Tomasz Cymerman, prod. Wrocław Contemporary Theater 
2016 stage, costume, light and video design, Das Wundervolle Zwischending, M.Heckmanns, dir. Tomasz Cymerman, prod. Jan Kochanowski Theatre in Opole, Poland 

EDUCATION 
MFA, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Poland, 2018 
Scholarship, Universitat der Kunste Berlin, Germany, 2017 
Scholarship, Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design, Germany, 2016 
Bachelor, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Poland, 2015 
Bachelor, National Film School in Lodz, Poland, 2013 

SELECTED AWARDS & GRANTS 
2018 Winner, 10th Esteemed Graduates of International Academies of Fine Arts 
2017 Finalist, Hestia Artistic Journey Competition 
2017 Recipient, Prize of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage for student artistic achievements  
2016 Recipient, Prize of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage for student artistic achievements 
2016 Finalist, (Nie)Obecność, Competition organized by Artmagedon 
2015 Winner, Prize from TVP Kultura (Polish Television), television program „Dolina Kreatywna" 
2014 Winner, Prize from Gallery Labirynt in Lublin competition for the site-specific projects