Anka Dabrowska

Born 1 May 1979, Warsaw , Poland .

Education
2001 2003 University of Northumbria , Masters of Arts with Distinction.
2000 2001 University of Northumbria , BA (Hons) Fine Art
1998 2000 Swindon School of Art & Design, HND in Drawing
1997 1998 Oxfordshire School of Art & Design, National Diploma Foundation Studies in Art & Design

Solo Exhibitions
2008 Four by Four , Sartorial Contemporary Art , London
2007 see-saw, Seven Seven Contemporary Art Gallery , London
2005 Hometown , Seven Seven Contemporary Art Gallery , London
2002 Little House Furnished with Big Dream s, Seven Seven Contemporary Art Gallery , London

Selected Group Exhibitions
2009 Fruela Art Gallery , Madrid , Spain .
2008 Start Your Collection , Contemporary Art Projects , London .
2008 Artesantander , International Fair of Contemporary Art, Santander , Spain
2008 Comfort Zones , Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery , Bury St Edmunds
2008 Comfort Zones , Quay Arts , Isle of Wight , UK .
2008 London Art Fair , London , England .
2007/2008 Comfort Zones , University College for the Creative Arts, Farnham, Surrey
2007 The Garej Art Space , Cardiff , Wales , England .
2007 Start your collection , Contemporary Art Projects , London
2007 Comfort Zones , Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery , Carlisle , Cumbria , England .
2007 Imaginary Homes , City Hall , London
2007 Imaginary Homes , Tichy Gallery , London
2007 Geography is a Flavour, August Art Gallery, London
2007 Comfort Zones, Oriel Davies Gallery, Touring Exhibition, Newtown, Powys, Wales.
2006 British Polish Manifestations-an alternative Polish cultural event, The Foundry, London
2006 For Peel , No More Grey Gallery , London , England .
2006 No-ship , Seven Seven Contemporary Art Gallery , London
2006 A Place Called Home , Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland , England .
2006 Defence, Feist Space , London
2006 They also draw, Seven Seven Contemporary Art Gallery, London.
2006 The Spring Drawing Show, Ashcroft Modern Art, Cirencester, England.
2006 Continental Breakfast, Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor, Slovenia.
2005 The Jerwood Drawing Prize 2005, Jerwood Space, London
2005 Sketch Open Drawing Prize, Rabley Contemporary Drawing Centre , Mildenhall, Wiltshire
2004/ 2005 sdsds Anka Dabrowska & Jeni Snell- Places Home Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
2004 Practice High Bridge House Studios, Newcastle upon Tyne, England .
2004 Return To Sender, The Spitz Gallery, Spitalfields, London.
2004 Best In Show, The Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland.
2004 Painting with Light, Cafe Gallery Projects, Southwark Park, London
2004 Windows Wide Open , Architecture Week 2004, Side Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne , England

Awards
2007 Juliet Gomperts Trust Project Award, London
2006 Juliet Gomperts Trust Project Award, London
2005 Short-listed for The Jerwood Drawing Prize 2005, London
2004 Arts Council of England, Grants for Individuals.
2004 Arts Council Graduate Placement Scheme with @1 Limited, Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
2003 Churches' Commission for Students Award, London, England.
2003 C3imaging digital printers sponsorship, Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
2000 International Student Scholarship, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
2000 Newby Trust Award, London, England.
1999 Barclaycard National Student Drawing Awards, Second Prize, NENE University, Northampton.
1998 International Student Scholarship, Swindon School of Art, Swindon, England.
1997 International Student Scholarship, Oxfordshire of Art & Design, Banbury, England.

Published articles
Seven Magazine, Sunday Telegraph, 9 September 2007 .
Journal of Visual Culture, Volume three-'Fantasies of Childhood', April 2004, p.10-15.
Comfort Zones, exhibition catalogue, Oriel Davies gallery, March 2007.

 

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