Ania Dabrowska is an artist, lecturer, facilitator and mentor. She graduated from Goldsmiths College in 2001 and from LCC in 2007. She works with mediums of photography, installation, text, sound, and video. Her projects are often socially engaged and use participatory and collaborative processes. Her works have been exhibited internationally since 2001. Awarded Wellcome Trust People Award (2008-2011), selected for the National Portrait Gallery Photography Prize (2007), Winner of the Observer Hodge Photographic Award (2003). International artist’s residencies include Ashkal Alwan residency in Beirut (2014), a SPACE artist residency at Arlington hostel, London (2010-2012) and Dharamshala International Artists Workshop with Khoj International Artists Association, India (2012). Her most recent artist’s book, “A Lebanese Archive: From A Collection of Diab Alkarssifi” was published by Book Works and Arab Image Foundation in 2015.
She is a Lecturer in Photography at the CASS, London Metropolitan University (since 2013), previously a Lecturer in Fine Art, the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art in Oxford (2007-10), and a Visiting Lecturer at Goldsmiths College, University of London (2006-2012). She has worked as a Workshop Facilitator and Mentor on international participatory photography projects since 2004 with organisations including V&A Museum, Free Press Unlimited, Amsterdam, PhotoVoice, SPACE, World Vision, United Response, CAST, and U-Turn Project, on projects in the UK, Belfast, Uganda, Albania, Russia, India, Cyprus, Georgia and Lebanon.