JOANNA SALSKA 

www.joannasalska.com
joannamsalska@gmail.com
(510) 847-8948

EDUCATION

 2017       Enrolled in PHD program in Studio Art at Warsaw Academy of Fine Art, Warsaw, Poland

M.F.A. in Painting and Graphic Arts, Warsaw Academy of Fine Art, Warsaw, Poland.
Studied with Ludwik Maciag and Tadeusz Dominik.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018         Galeria Wizytujaca, Warszawa, Poland

2017         Galeria Apteka Sztuki, Warsaw, Poland
Roszkowska Galleries, Hudson, NY

2016         PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Mercury 20 Gallery, Oakland, CA

2015         Mercury20, Oakland, CA
Roszkowska Galleries, Hudson, NY

2014         Mercury20, Oakland, CA

2013         Studio Quercus, Oakland, CA

2012        PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2011         PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Hrefna Jonsdottir Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

2009        PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2007        Vintage Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
                 Atelier Studio Gallery, Seattle, WA

2004        Event Gallery, Berkeley, CA

1999         Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

1992        Corvallis Arts Center, OR
                 South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
                 Grants Pass Museum of Art, Grants Pass, OR

1990         Foster Goldstrom Gallery, New York, NY
                 Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, San Jose, CA
                 Cerro Coso College Art Gallery, Ridgecrest, CA
                 Sun Gallery, Hayward, CA
                 John Ash & Co., Santa Rosa, CA
                 Trojanowska Gallery, San Francisco, CA  

1989         The American Institute of Architects, Oakland, CA

1986         Fiberworks Gallery, Berkeley, CA

1985         Richard Hanson Fine Arts, Fresno, CA

1983         Foster Goldstrom Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                 Columbia University, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019         1stAnnual Art Salon, Berkeley, CA 

2018         Roszkowska Galleries, Hudsson, NY

2016         Galeria Delfiny, Warsaw, Poland
The Pacific Art League of Palo Alto
Galeria Mila, Krakow, Poland

2015        Surface Gallery, Nottingham, UK
                 Mercury20 Gallery, Oakland, CA
                Roszkowska Galleries, Hudson, NY

2014        Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
                 Mercury20, collaboration with Michael Snyder, Oakland, CA

2013        Napa Valley Museum, Yountiville, CA
                 Contra Costa College, San Pablo, CA

2012        Roshkowski Galleries, Hudson, NY
                 Metropolitan Art, Hopewell, PA
                 CG Gallery, Princeton, NJ

2011         CG Gallery, Princeton, NJ

2010        4th Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China
                 PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2008        3rd Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China

1992         Foster Goldstrom Gallery, New York, NY

1991          Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

1990         Brockman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1989        Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1987         Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, Mass
                 ProArts Gallery, Oakland, CA
                 Second Juried Annual Exhibition

1986        Richard Hanson Fine Arts, Fresno, CA

1985        "Directions in Contemporary Landscape"
                 Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA

1984         Downey Museum Downey, CA

Residencies

Yaddo Foundation. , Saratoga Springs, NY

COLLECTIONS

Beijing National Museum,  Beijing, China
Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
IMCAC, International Museum of Collage, Santa Fe, NM
Southland Corporation, Dallas, TX
Pamela and Joe Bonino, Palm Springs, CA
Daniel and Sarah Goldhagen Collection, New York, NY
Teresa Sladowska Collection, Emeryville, CA
Arthur and Tanya Liscano Collection, Fresno, CA
Ela Strong Collection, Castro Valley, CA
The Dempsey Family Collection
Tom Steffens Collection
Janka nad Paul Krasucki Collection,
Foster Goldstrom Collection, Oakland, CA
Yaddo Foundation Collection, Saratoga Springs, NY

Bibliography

East Bay Express, Oakland, CA “Joanna Salska” . April 3-10, 2013
Hardy, Quentin. “Joanna Salska: Paintings 2009-2012”.  Book.
Hardy, Quentin.  “Proloques to a New Myth” . 2011
McNeil, George.   Bebo’s Attic, Xavera Editions. 2011. Print
Uzanna Ducka “Alterrealism of Uba Owl, Nowy Dziennik, September 12, 2011
McNeil, George.  Alterrealism – a collection by Uba Owl. 2010 . Print
Hardy, Quentin. “A Voice” , 2005
Dunn, Robert “Paintings of Joanna Salska” . 1989.
Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA., October 1986. Print
Jan , Alfred.  “Exploring the Landscape”. Artweek  July 27, 1985. Print
“Paintings of Joanna Salska”, Nowy Dziennik, April 28, 1983, New York, NY. Print
Nowy Dziennik, September 1982, New York, NY. Print
“Tapestry as Art”, Art Speak, October 16, 1983, New York, NY. Print
“Two Exhibitions” – Zycie Radomskie, November 11, 1980, Radom Poland. Print
“Landscape in Sokolow” – Kurier Polski. April 7, 1977, Warsaw, Poland. Print

Video

Documentary film: interview by Bay area art critic Mark Van Proyen, 25 minutes, 2012
Documentary film: a lecture by New York Times technology writer  “The physical artist in the incorporial world: Joanna Salska paintings”, 13 minutes. 2013

Journalist and UCB Lecturer Quentin Hardy speaking about the paintings of artist Joanna Salska on April 13, 2013.

Represented by:

Roszkowska Galleries, Hudson, NY
Apteka Sztuki Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
PII Gallery, Philadelphia, PA