MAŁGORZATA GOŁĘBIEWSKA

Graduate of art history at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, co-founder and curator of the Art Agenda Nova Gallery of Contemporary Art in Krakow (2002) and Wschód Sztuki Foundation (2006). Originator and artistic director of the ArtBoom Visual Arts Festival in Krakow (2009-2015), Cracow Gallery Weekend Krakers (2012-2018) and Cracow Art Week Krakers (since 2019). Organiser of numerous cultural projects, including artistic residencies and competitions in the field of visual arts. Awarded by the Mayor of the City of Krakow with the “Honoris Gratia” badge in recognition of merits for Krakow and its residents (2007), the silver “Patron of Krakow Culture” statuette for the most interesting form and effectiveness of patronage (2010) and a diploma of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage for promoting Polish contemporary art and young artists (2011). She was a member of the working group for the Strategy for the Promotion of Krakow in 2015-2016.