Elżbieta Kowalska is a media theorist with background in visual communication and interaction design. She has finished BA in Printmaking and in Visual Communication at the Art University in Poznań, then MA in Interactive Media and Performance at Institute of Theater and New Media at Adam Mickiewicz University. Currently as PhD candidate at Institute of Theater and New Media at Adam Mickiewicz University, she is developing her research together with HAT Research Center. Elżbieta has over 8 years of experience in visual art projects, commissions and strategies for institutional and commercial use, using various traditional and digital techniques. Furthermore, she explores creative coding implemented into art installations, websites and games.
Building on experience gained on interdisciplinary projects, Elżbieta focuses her work on critical engagement with
distribution of knowledge through mapping. Her goal is to explore new methods of creating spatial representations
that are lead by spatial and mobility turn. These embodied and cognitive maps, radical cartography and new media
poetics in contemporary art and science influences her writing and projects.
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