Receipient of the Ellen Auerbach Scholarship of Photography 2023!
The Polish photographer Joanna Piotrowska will be honored with the Ellen Auerbach Scholarship from the Berlin Academy of Arts. Joanna Piotrowska's staged photographs and videos examine domesticity in abstract depictions of intimacy. The artist focuses on exploring human relationships and their physical expression. It shows people in their entanglements in social systems and in their fight against manifestations of power, against emotional dependencies and human violence. The grant for outstanding international photography is funded by the estate of the photographer Ellen Auerbach (1906-2004) and is awarded every two years. Piotrowska is to receive it in the Academy of Arts on March 9, the Academy announced on Thursday, January 26.
The event is admission free but requires a ticket