Małgorzata Markiewicz lives and works in Kraków, Poland. She graduated from the Faculty of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków, where in 2015 she obtained a doctoral degree. Markiewicz also studied at Konstfack, Stockholm and at the Critical Design Studio at the Faculty of Architecture of the Royal Technology Academy in Stockholm, Sweden. Currently she works as an Assistant Professor at Media Art Institute at Pedagogical University of Cracow. Her artistic practice explores the complexity of contemporary gender dynamics in the context of home environment, as well as broadly understood society. She is interested in reintroducing women’s voices into cultural and historical narratives and discourses.
Her works were presented, among others, at Zachęta National Gallery of Art (Warsaw), Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle (Warsaw), MAXXI (Rome), The Photographers Gallery (London), Sculpture Park in Bródno – MSN (Warsaw), Central Museum of Textiles (Łódź), Matadero arts centre (Madrid); Berardo Museum (Lisbon), MOCAK (Kraków), Łaźnia (Gdańsk), The Cable Factory (Helsinki), SPACES (Cleveland, OH).