Asia Sztencel

Polish & Slavic Krakus Older Adult Center
You Can Carry Your Landscape With You
Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts
Category: SU-CASA
Grant Year: 2023
Location: Greenpoint

Asia Sztencel pursues artistic community research about the experience of immigrants in relationship to the landscape memory. Sztencel highlights landscape in her paintings and her social practice art to craft narratives for feelings of exile, recall, and longing.

Current and past artist residencies include: 2023 Heritage Ambassadors Awardee, Brooklyn Public Library, NY; 2021 Artist-in-Residence, Artists Alliance and Residency Unlimited, Brooklyn, NY; 2019 Artist-in-Residence, Wladyslaw Strzeminski’s Academy of Fine Arts, Lodz, Poland; 2018 Artist-in-Residence, Burton Chace Park, Marina Del Rey, CA; 2018 Artist-in-Residence, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA; 2017 Artist-in-Residence, Residency Unlimited, Brooklyn, NY; 2017 Artist-in-Residence, The Hollows, Brooklyn, NY.

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