Born in 1981 in Włocławek, Poland.
Graduated from International Affairs at Warsaw School of Economics (Poland), student of Institute of Creative Photography in Opava (Czech Republic) Member of People You May Know collective.

Exhibitions

Solo shows

2017 This is not real life, Macro Testaccio, Rome, Italy

2017 This is not real life, European Month of Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia

2017 This is not real life, The Opole Contemporary Art Gallery, Opole, Poland

2017 This is not real life, Fotofestiwal, Łódź, Poland

2017 This is not real life, Format Festival, Derby, UK

2017 This is not real life, Belfast Photo Festival, Ireland

2016 This is not real life, Galeria Miejsce przy Miejscu, Wrocław, Poland

2016 This is not real life, Enctros da Imagem, Braga, Portugal

2015 El pilón, Photmonth in Cracow, Poland

Group Shows

2016 Single Shot – Gallery IFF, Warsaw, Poland

2015 Without the author’s knowledge” - Media Lab 6, TRAFO, Szczecin, Poland

2015 Increased Difficulty of Concentration - Fotograf Festival, Prague, Czech Republic

2015 Intimate spaces - Interphoto Festival, Białystok, Poland

2015 Hunter - Format Festival, Derby, UK

Awards

2017 Grand Prix Łódź Fotofestiwal - winner

2017 Spotlight Award Belfast Photo Festival - finalist

2017 ING Unseen Talent Award - shortlisted

2016 Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund - finalist

2016 Lens Culture Exposure Award - finalist

2016 Voies Off Awards - finalist

2014 Show off programme, Photomonth in Cracow, Poland - winner

2013 Fotoprezentacje - winner

Grants

2015 Ideas Tap & Magnum Photos grant

Residencies

2016 Docking Station in Amsterdam

Publications, Intervies and Features

2018 Libération
http://next.liberation.fr/images/2018/03/02/fjord-fiesta_1633475

2018 Il Post
https://www.ilpost.it/2017/12/20/foto-citta-nord-mondo-svalbard-longyearbyen/

2018 FK Magazine
http://fkmagazine.lv/2018/03/02/this-is-not-real-life/

2017 The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2017/mar/27/dominika-gesicka-svalbard-arctic-this-is-not-real-life-photography

2017 Corriere della Sera
http://www.corriere.it/cultura/17_marzo_27/ritratti-svalbard-realta-suggestione-citta-piu-nord-mondo-410c23be-12d0-11e7-be9a-6ca09ed8307d-bc_principale.shtml

2017 KATALOG - Journal 28.2/cover

2017 British Journal of Photography #BJP 7857: Habitat

2017 Feature Shot
https://www.featureshoot.com/tag/dominika-gesicka/

2017 doc! photo magazine vol. Q5 #40/interview

2017 Strony #3
http://strony.sputnikphotos.com/portfolio/strony-3/

2016 Courrier International/interview
https://www.courrierinternational.com/diaporama/photographie-la-poursuite-de-lultime-lumiere-du-nord

2016 GUP Magazine
http://www.gupmagazine.com/portfolios/dominika-gesicka/this-is-not-real-life

2016 Ostlook Magazine
http://ostlook.com/this-is-not-real-life-by-dominika-gesicka/

2016 Gazeta.pl/interview
http://weekend.gazeta.pl/weekend/1,152121,20797941,tam-gdzie-dzien-miesza-sie-z-noca-z-wizyta-w-najdalej-na-swiecie.html

2016 Vice/interview
https://www.vice.com/pl/article/vd9b44/pocztowki-z-najdalszej-polnocy

2016 NN6T/interview
http://notesna6tygodni.pl/?q=strefa-wolna-od-niedzwiedzia-dominika-gesicka