Prof. Katarzyna Kosmala

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Katarzyna Kosmala, PhD is an art writer, curator and Professor of Culture, Media and Visual Arts at the University of the West of Scotland, UK. Previously she was Visiting Research Fellow at the European Institute of Gender Studies GEXcel at Linköping University and Örebro University, Sweden, and Visiting Professor at Fundacao Getulio Vargas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She researches alternative forms of organizing (arts-led regeneration, participatory practice) under transition in the socio-economic and cultural contexts of emerging democracies (including post-Communist legacy) and in more peripheral locations. Recent publications include: The Arts, Social & Organisational Change: Precarious Spaces (Eds.) (2016, Intellect Press), Sexing the Border: Gender, Art and New Media in Central and Eastern Europe (Ed) (CSP, 2014), Imagining Masculinities: Spatial and Temporal Representation and Visual Culture (2013, Routledge), Art Inquiry on Crossing Borders: Imaging Europe, Representing Periphery (Eds.) (2013, ŁTN). Kosmala writes regularly about contemporary art and gender in international journals and catalogues, and is project lead for a two year osE-funded research network project: Regeneration and Waterfront Heritage Zones in Northern Europe (). Over the last year also was involved in the project: Curating Europes’ Futures, hosted at CCA Glasgow ([www.curatingeuropesfutures.net](http://www.curatingeuropesfutures.net)). Kosmala lives and works in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Sessions in which Prof. Katarzyna Kosmala participates

Tuesday June 7, 2016

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