Karina Wisniewska
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Karina Wisniewska

Born in Venice. Lives and works in Switzerland.
Represented by international galleries with works in public and corporate as well as private collections.
College of music and theatre studies in Bern, University of Bern, Mozarteum in Salzburg, Zurich Hochschule der Künste. With atelier stays in New York and at the Baltic Sea.
Renowned awards as the Kiefer Hablitzel Foundation Award, the UBS Jubilee Foundation Award, the European Culture Prize, Venice/I of the European Council and the European Parliament.
Inaugural prizewinner of the Armand von Ernst Banquiers Foundation. 

Selected Art Fairs
Art Basel (Jamileh Weber, Zurich)
Art Basel Miami Beach (Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami)
Armory Show New York (Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York)
Expo Chicago (Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York)
Houston Fine Art Fair (Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York)
Art Cologne (Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami / Galerie Am Lindenplatz, Vaduz)
KIAF Seoul (Cosmos Gallery, Seoul)
Artefiera Bologna (Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami)
ShContemporary Shanghai (Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami)
Abu Dhabi Art Fair (Waterhouse & Dodd, London)
Photo London, Art Paris, Unseen Amsterdam (Bildhalle, Zurich)

Selected Collections
General Electric, Art Collection
​Espace de l'Art Concret Mouans-Sartoux/F 
Collection Sybil Albers and Gottfried Honegger
Musée Abbatiale de Payerne
Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen
Mezzanin Stiftung für Kunst, Schaan/FL
Collection Credit Suisse
UBS Art Collection
Collection VP Bank, Triesen/FL
Hyposwiss Privatbank, Zurich
Representative private collections 

Selected Exhibitions

Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz/FL


Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz/FL

Petra Gut Contemporary, Zurich

Petra Gut Contemporary, St. Moritz

eac. – Espace de l'Art Concret Mouans-Sartoux/F


Galerie Selected Artists, Berlin
Galerie Artdocks, Bremen
Galerie im Park – Museum for Contemporary Art, Bremen
Petra Gut Contemporary, Zurich


Petra Gut Contemporary, Zurich
Galerie im Park – Museum for Contemporary Art, Bremen
Kühlhaus Berlin, Berlin


Galerie Proarta, Zurich


WUNDE®N, Kunstmuseum Appenzell
Bildhalle, Zurich  
Galerie Proarta, Zurich


WUNDE®N, Kunstmuseum Appenzell


Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong
Heather James Fine Art, Palm Desert CA


Heather James Fine Art, Jackson WY
Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York
Grand Gallery, The National Arts Club, NY
Galerie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Basel
Galerie Proarta, Zurich


Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York
222 East 41st Street Space, New York


Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris
Catherine Asquith Gallery, Sydney


Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Galerie Proarta, Zurich
Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York


Catherine Asquith Gallery, Melbourne
Octavia Art Gallery, New Orleans
Galerie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Basel


Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami
Cosmos Gallery, Seoul
C.A.M. Galerie, Istanbul


Sara Tecchia Roma New York, New York
Galerie Bergner + Job, Mainz
Art-2 Gallery, Singapore


Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami
Galerie am Lindenplatz, Vaduz
Sara Tecchia New York, New York


Lausberg Contemporary, Toronto
Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong
Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts, Miami        


Sara Tecchia New York, New York
Pentimenti Gallery, Philadelphia
Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich
Ueker&Ueker, Basel


Galerie am Lindenplatz, Vaduz
Galerie Marie-Louise Wirth, Hochfelden


Galerie am Lindenplatz, Vaduz


Galerie Fischer, Luzern


Musée Abbatiale de Payerne
Yehudi Menuhin Festival, Gstaad

Selected Publications

WUNDE®N_Werke aus der Kunstsammlung Mezzanin, Liechtenstein. Kunstmuseum Appenzell. Göttingen: Steidl Verlag, 2017.
Karina Wisniewska. London: Albemarle Gallery, 2014.

Karina Wisniewska. New York: Hollis Taggart Galleries, 2013. Text by Guido Magnaguagno.
Eine Begegnung mit der Sammlung VP Bank – Kunststiftung. Vaduz: VP Bank – Kunststiftung, 2012.

Sturzenegger Stiftung, Jahresbericht/Erwerbungen. Schaffhausen: Museum zu Allerheiligen, 2011/12.

Sammlung Credit Suisse – Kunst im Geschäftsumfeld. Zurich: Scheidegger & Spiess, 2011.

Nature Pieces. Baden: self-published, 2010.
Bewegte Stille – Silent Dynamism. Bern – Sulgen – Zurich: Benteli Publishers, 2009. Texts by Guido Magnaguagno and Dominique von Burg.

Sturzenegger Stiftung, Jahresbericht/Erwerbungen. Schaffhausen: Museum zu Allerheiligen, 2009/10.
Karina Wisniewska. Basel: Galerie Ueker & Ueker, 2005. Text by Barbara Bürer.

Visarte Zürich im Metropol 2005. Zurich: visarte Zürich, 2005.

Espace de l'Art concret. Donation Albers-Honegger - Konkrete Kunst. Schenkung Albers-Honegger. Isthme Editions, Paris 2004.

Peinture & Musique. Payerne: Musée de Payerne, 2001.Text by J.-P. Jornod.