Iwona Dorota Bigos

Art historian and curator. She stuided history of art, culture studies and history at the Univeristy of Wrocław (Poland) and at the University of Bremen (Germany). She was the founder and director of Gdańsk City Gallery (2009–2015) and in 2017 the director of the Stadtgalerie in Kiel (Germany).

She is the author of over 20 individual and group exhibitions in Poland and abroad. As the director of Gdańsk City Gallery she organized two annual international festivals: Grassomania and Narrations and she was the originator of Gdańsk Art Biennale.

She is the co-author of the international artistic events in public space: Kozanów – in search of wonder in Wrocław (2016) and the first edition of interdisciplinary Polenbegeisterungswelle. Polish topography of Berlin in Berlin (2017).

She writes about contemporary art and curatorial practice.