About Karolina Jonderko
Karolina Jonderko was born in 1985 in a small town in Silesia Region in Poland. She is a student of photography at the Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School in Lodz, Poland. She has taken photos since she was 18. Most of her works are based on experience and childhood memories.
Karolina has been chosen for the prestigious mentor program of Napo Images (www.napoimages.com).


blog: www.karolinajonderko.tumblr.com


Photography competitions

- International Photography Awards – finalist / New York, USA (2013)
- Luceo Student Award – finalist / New York, USA (2013)
- Photo Annual Awards - III place / Prague, Czech Republic (2013)
- Foto Visura – Spotlight Grant - III place / New York, USA (2013)
- Lucie Foundation Emerging Scholarship Programe – finalist / Los Angeles, USA (2013)
- Grand Press Photo – I place, kategory: people / Warsaw. Poland (2013)
- One Eyland Photography Award- Silver certificate/ Chennai, India (2012)
- Prix de la Photographie – honorable mention / Paris, France(2012)
- International Photography Awards (IPA) - Two honorable mentions in the / USA (2012)
- "Man & Water" The MAP Toulouse Festival 2012 - finalist / Toulouse, France (2012)
- XIX international photography contest "Zestaw 2012" - II place / Swidnica, Poland (2012)
- XI National photography contest "Portret" - I place /Kolo,Poland (2012)
- National photography contest for the best photography project - I place, Zamosc/Poland (2011)
- Top 50 images, Sony World Photography Awards -Commendation, London/UK (2011)
- "Young man in the 21st century" photography contest - I place/ Kaunas, Lithuania (2010)
- IX National photography contest "Portret" - I place/ Kolo,Poland (2010)

More important exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

- "Self-portrait with my mother" - Gallery "13", Pszczyna/Poland (2013)
- “Lost” - EL Gallery, Elblag/Poland (2013)
- “Lost” - Skwer, Warsaw/Poland (2013)
- “Self-portrait with my mother” - Swiatowid Gallery, Elbląg/Poland (2013)
- "Self-portrait with my mother" - Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow/Poland (2012)
- "Silesian Funfair" - Zamosc/Poland (2011)
- "(Un)usual weeding fashion show" - Jaroslaw/Poland (2011)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

- "Future Condition" - Photokina Academy, Cologne/Germany (2014)
- "25 lat wolności" - Festiwal Sztuki, Słubice/Poland (2014)
- "Lost" - Circulation(s) Festiwal/CENTQUATRE,Paris/France (2014)
- “Lost” - Noorderlicht Festival/Holand (2013)
- "Lost"- Teplice, Czech Republic (2013)
- "Depression" - Zlote tarasy, Warsaw/Poland (2012)
- "Last Show" - Cinematography museum, Lodz/Poland (2011)
- „Dyspnea” - Porto/Portugal (2011)

Screenings

- Encontros da Imagem - Porto/Portugal (2014)
- Breadfield - Malmo/Sweden (2014)
- Fotofestiwal - Lodz/Poland (2014)
- Fotografia Europea - Reggio EmilIa/Italy (2014)
- Festival OBLICK - Offenburg/Germany (2014)
- Format Festival - Derby/UK (2014)
- BIP de Liege - Liège/Belgium (2014)
- Doc! talks: Napo Images - Warsaw/Poland (2014)
- "Lost" - Photoville Gallery, USA (2013)
- "Art Come Out" - Krakow/Poland (2013)
- International Photography Festival - Rybnik/Poland (2013)

Publications

- Incandescent magazine/USA
- The Harlow magazine/ USA
- Oitzarisme magazine / Romania
- VISION magazine / China
- PMS 485 C project / Portugal
- Prism Photo Magazine, Supermassive Black Hole / Ireland
- Ein Magazine, Der Greif, Die Nacht, Dyspnea magazine / Germany
- F-STOP photography magazine, Visura Spotlight, Fotoseptiembre Safoto / USA
- Wysokie Obcasy, Gazeta Wyborcza, Polityka, Kontakt, Nowiny, Fine Life, DOC!photo magazine, Snap Me / Poland

Grants

- Silesian Regional Governor grant for "Lost" photography project

Workshops

- Magnum Masterclass with Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Web - Lodz, Poland (2014)
- Magnum Professional Practice - London, UK (2014)
- Workshops with Greg Marinovich - Krakow, Poland (2013)
- Seminars Polska.doc - Warsaw, Poland (2011)
- Workshops with Sputnik Photos - Warsaw, Poland (2011)
- International photography workshops in Kaunas, LT (2011)