vanessa keeps bees and things are always falling down in her studio. 

she currently lives in Helsinki, Finland, and is pursuing an MA in Curatorial Studies.

 

 

 

vanessa@vanessakowalski.com

 

education: 

MA - Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland, 2016 - present

MFA exchange - Ar.Co, Lisbon, Portugal, 2012

BFA - School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 2009 - 2013

 

exhibition:

Under the Ground of Our Times: (de)construction of collectivity in and through collection - Pori Art Museum- Finland - June 2017

Proxy - Node Gallery - Helsinki, Finland - May 2017

Reader in Residence - Dispersed Holdings - New York, NY - December 2016

End of Semester -BBQ.LA - Los Angeles, CA -  July 1st, 2016

a hole or something like the sun, Joshua Tree, CA - 2016

SUBJECT, by Fawn Rogers, Museum of Art and History, Lancaster, CA - 2016

Rob Pruitt's Flea Market - Los Angeles - 2016

CAGHFFT6SVSIP - Los Angeles - 2015

Decoding Campground Symbols - Los Angeles - 2015

Break'Art Mix - Paris - June 2014

Silver Eye Center for Photography - Pittsburgh, PA – April 2013

#TheProjectHashtag – Brooklyn Fireproof- New York, NY- May 2013

SVA Senior Show – Group Show- New York, NY – April-May 2013

Mentors – Group Show- New York, NY – Mar 2013

Walter Benjamin wants to be your friend - Group Show- New York, NY - Mar 2012

You Are Here - Group Installation Show - New York, NY - Dec 2011

 

interview:

Sattakunnan Kansa - 2017

Creative Sugar Magazine by Kenneth Lindquist Jr. - 2014

Nope Fun - March 2012

The Unexposed Magazine, Issue 1 – 2011

Berlin Patch by Ani Hovhannisyan - Feb2011

 

books:

HIGH TAILS - 2014 - Capricious

SEN/SEN - 2013 - Waterfall

nothing - 2011 - self published zine

Mornings - 2010 - My Idea of Fun

 

awards/honors:

Tierney Fellowship Nominee 2013

Daniel Cooney Gallery “Emerging Artist Auction” April - May 2013

 

selected digital press:

Carpaccio Magazine, Issue 15 – 2010

AField Magazine, Issue 6 - 2010

DCP Magazine, www.disfruteconpoco.cl - 2010

Picture of the day - www.theinvisibleproject.org -2011

SuperMassiveBlackHole Magazine, Issue 8 – 2011

The Unexposed Magazine, Issue 1 – 2011

www.burstoid.com - 2010 www.yngprjcts.com - 2010

www.nothing-elegant.blogspot.com - 2010

www.tbpdesign.blogspot.com - 2010

www.hardfeelingsblog.com – 2010

www.holyghostzine.com – 2010

www.art-sponge.com – 2010

www.blog.littlepaperplanes.com – 2011

www.summermixtape.blogspot.com – 2011

www.awesomator.net – 2011

www.globalyodel.com – 2011

www.isthistobe.com – 2011

www.selfpublishbehappy.com – 2011

www.etc-alltherest.blogspot.com – 2012

www.demagazine.ru – 2012

www.sciencesoccultes.fr – 2012

www.openingceremony.us – 2013

www.zinkmag.tumblr.com - 2013

Diesel Reboot: www.dieselreboot.tumblr.com - 2013

Squarespace Student Spotlight Pinterest board:  www.pinterest.com/squarespace/student-spotlight - 2014 

www.alldayeveryday.com - 2014