Karolina Leśnik. Collecting relations
What is collected of contemporary art. What contemporary museums and private collections look like. How works of art are combined to manipulate their meaning.
Karolina Leśnik – director of the Municipal gallery bwa in Bydgoszcz Graduate of History of Art at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. Finalist of the Young Creative Entrepreneur Culture Award 2014 and International Young Visual Arts Entrepreneur 2008. For 10 years, she ran the blue door ART GALLERY that promoted young artists and presented their activities. As a specialist on painting, she worked with the Poznań gallery ARTYKWARIAT. She combines her experience as a curator and the knowledge of an art historian with educational activities, presenting lectures on contemporary art. Since autumn 2015, she’s a member of the Policy Board of the Municipal Bureau of Artistic Exhibitions in Leszno.