Ewa Monika ZebrowskiQuebec, Canada
Ewa Monika Zebrowski was born in London, England. She grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, graduated from Helen Bush School in Seattle, Washington, and obtained her B.A. from Occidental College in Los Angeles. After a brief teaching career, Ms. Zebrowski began to work actively in the film industry in 1975. She worked in both film production and marketing as well as organizing various film-related workshops and conferences in Canada and abroad until 1997 when she began her BFA in photography. Ms. Zebrowski completed her BFA in Photography at Concordia University, Montréal in 2001, and in 2003 obtained her MA in Visual Arts at the Université du Québec à Montréal. While doing her B.A. Ms. Zebrowski received an Occidental International Fellowship to pursue research at the Polish Film School in Lodz, Poland. In 1980 Ewa Zebrowski was awarded a Canada Council Short Term Grant that took her to Italy. In 1999 she was selected to participate in a Landscape Residency at the Banff Centre for the Arts. In 2002 she received a grant from the Centre Interuniversitaire des Arts Mediatiques, awarded by UQAM and Concordia Universities. Ms. Zebrowski has had seven solo shows: Building the Arch (1998), A Landscape in Transformation (1999), le mois de la photo, Celebration of Place: Chateaufort Community Garden (2001), le mois de la photo, remembering & forgetting (2002), at the window (2003) and most recently, remembering brodsky (2004), and albergo (2005). She has participated in numerous group shows including three shows in New York. In 2003 and 2004 she was selected to participate in Review Santa Fe. Her artist’s books, remembering brodsky, and Poetry in the Landscape . The Robert Frost Trail can be found in the collections of the Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec, the National Library of Canada, Columbia University, Middlebury College, Wellesley College, Smith College, the University of Washington, the University of the South, Yale Universtiy as well as in the collections of various private collectors in Canada and the United States. Both remembering brodsky and Poetry in the Landscape . The Robert Frost Trail were featured in an exhibit of artist’s books, Beyond Words: Artists’ Books, at the University of the South , Sewanee, Tennessee in November 2006. In June 2006, tanto tempo senza notizie di te, a lyrical six foot long photographic work, was added to the permanent collection of the Musée d’Art Contemporain in Montreal and is currently part of their current exhibition De l’Ecriture until October 2007. In November 2006 Ewa Monika Zebrowski was a featured guest at the Grazia Neri Gallery, Milan, Italy as part of the 5th Biennale Orizzonte Quebec organized by the Quebec Delegation in Rome. Ms. Zebrowski was invited to present her work at the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery in Corner Brook, Newfoundland in March 2007 in conjunction with the symposium, The Architecture of the Book. Ms. Zebrowski’s clients include the City of Montreal, the Cirque du Soleil as well as various publishers and magazines, including McClelland & Stewart, XYZ Editeur, Les Editions de la Pleine Lune, Goose Lane Editions, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Eden Entertainment, Geist, Elle Québec, Châtelaine, and Coup de Pouce. Ewa Zebrowski lives in Montréal with her husband and two sons. She is represented in Montreal by the gallery Art Mûr and by the agency 2M2.
Ewa Monika Zebrowski's work appeared in the following exhibition(s) organized by The Center for Book Arts
Celebrating Artist Members: 30th Anniversary Members Exhibition