Zuzanna Hertzberg

Zuzanna Hertzberg is an interdisciplinary artist, artivist and researcher. Her artistic practice comprises painting, performance, textiles and assamblages.

She deals with subjects of memory as well as issues related to a broad sense of identity and geopolitics. She earned her PhD degree at the Graphic Department at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts (2018). She has completed her Doctoral Studies at the New Media Department: Painting Studio and Public Domain Art Studio at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw (supervised by Professor Leon Tarasewicz and Professor Krzysztof Wodiczko). She graduated with honors from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2011 with a Master’s Degree in Painting (Professor Leon Tarasewicz and PhD Paweł Susid Painting Studio). She is also a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz, Painting and Graphic Design Department.

She participated in a number of exhibitions in Poland and abroad, among them: "Individual and Organized Resistance of Women during the Holocaust", POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw, Poland (2019); "Touch The Art", Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland (2019); "Young Polish Painting", National Museum in Gdansk (2019); "Niepodległe. Women Independence and National Discourse", Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw (2018/2019); "Zuzanna Ginczanka. True Life Is Only About Happiness.", Lviv Center for Urban History, Ukraine (2018); "A Microcosm of Things", Museum of Warsaw, Poland (2017/2018); "Czech-Polish Stars", Kubik Gallery, Litomysl, Czech Republic (2016); "Progress and Hygiene", Zachęta – National Gallery of Art, Warsaw (2015).

She participated in Tarbut, program organised by Joint Distribution Committee (JDC); Kavaleridze.RE:VISION international art residency, Kiev, Ukraine, (2018); The Retreat for Jewish Artists organized by Asylum Arts and POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw (2017), Innovating Science Communication at Medical Museums 2014 in Leiden – Netherlands with the art project Eugenics and Euthanasia. Representative of Poland in the 4th edition of UNESCO Art Camp Biennial - Colors of the Planet 2014 in Andorra. She laso participated in Innovating Science Communication at Medical Museums 2014 workshop in Leiden, The Netherlands, with a project Eugenics and Euthanasia.

She is a co-founder of The Jewish Anti-Fascist Bloc, a member of the Anti-Fascist Coalition, a member of the board of the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute as well as a Czulent Association.



Web: www.zuzannahertzberg.com

Exhibitions in the gallery: Unknown Variable

PDF documents: CV  PRESS 


Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2018, mixed media on canvas, 90 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2018, mixed media on canvas, 90 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2018, mixed media on canvas, 130 x 150 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2017, mixed media on canvas, 130 x 150 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Remnants I, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 65 x 54 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Moth, 2016, mixed media on canvas, 130 x 150 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 150 x 150 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2016, mixed media on canvas, 140 x 160 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 130 x 130 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015/2016, mixed media on canvas, 110 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
We Walk Over Hell Watching Flowers, 2016, mixed media on canvas, 46 x 38 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 110 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 128 x 165 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Opening/ Mandorla II, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 90 x 120 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Opening/ Mandorla I, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 90 x 120 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Przemieszczenie, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 90 x 120 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
KR 2, 2015, mixed media on paper, 50 x 50 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2016, mixed media on canvas, 180 x 150 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 110 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 110 x 110 cm



Zuzanna Hertzberg
Untitled, 2015, mixed media on canvas, 128 x 164,5 cm