Sława Harasymowicz was born in Kraków, Poland, and now lives and works in London. She works with a range of media including drawing, photography, screen-printing, found footage and installation. Harasymowicz is interested in the relationships between history, memory and imagination, word and image. She is currently a practice-based PhD candidate at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London (Fine Art). read more
Her recent exhibitions included: Ersatz, a solo show at the Ethnographic Museum, Kraków, Poland (2014), A Tourist in Other People’s Reality (other collaborating artists were Cecilia Bonilla and Joanna Rajkowska, Vestry House Museum London (2013), and Wolf Man, a solo show at Freud Museum, London (2012).
Currently a doctoral candidate at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, she studied at Royal College of Art, London (MA Visual Communication Art and Design, 2006) and is also an MA graduate of the Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland.
Harasymowicz is the author of Wolf Man, (Self Made Hero, 2012), graphic novel/artist book adaptation of Sigmund Freud’s case study of Sergei Pankejeff. Twice first prize winner in the V&A Illustration Awards, in 2010 she was a member of the V&A Awards jury.
Selected recent projects (2014-2012):
- PhD research
- Ersatz, solo show, The Ethnographic Museum, Kraków, Poland. 2014
- A Tourist in Other People's Reality, Vestry House Museum, London, 2013
- Wolf Man, an exhibition, Freud Museum, London, 2012
- Wolf Man, Exhibition Images
- Wolf Man, a graphic novel, Eye magazine review, 2012
Selected earlier work: