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.

she is the founder of pocket size gallery

 

 

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