Katarzyna Piórek was born in 1973.
As a visual artist, she works with classic media: painting, drawings, film installations and animations. Her interests are based on mixing classical media with different art forms and creating a new dimension of artistic expression.
She completed her education at the University of the Arts in Poznań, Poland, and at Stockholm University of the Arts.
Katarzyna Piorek has lived and worked in Stockholm for 10 years. She is one of the artists who run the gallery Studio 44, which is located in a unique place: Kapsylen, a cultural collective located in an old factory, in Södermalm, in the heart of Stockholm.
She works professionally with film – documentary and animation films are her biggest passions.