“As long as I live, I will have control over my being.”
Artemisia Gentileschi

Even though times have changed, women artists still have to take the challenge of equality in the art world. As the first woman who was accepted to the Academy of Fine Arts, the baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi made a way for other women artists.

Oliwia Bławat (1979, Bydgoszcz, Poland) is an artist and researcher specialized in hypertext based art and contemporary art. Her artistic activity is based on research in various fields of material and immaterial arts such as painting, digital photography, web based art, digital collage, net art and hypertextual narrative. Author of online projects: Internet is Full of Dreams, Posthypertext.org, From Internet with Love, Ipertestualmente.org. Currently lives and works in Bydgoszcz.

2006 – BFA – Painting – Accademia di Belle Arti di Carrara, Italy.
2006 – 2007 – Erasmus student – Mimar Sinan Gusel Sanat University, Istambul, Turky.
2015 – MFA – Net art and digital culture – Accademia di Belle Arti di Carrara, Italy.
2005 – Fiera d`arte contemporanea Immagina Arte in Fiera, Reggio Emilia, Italy.
2015 – 6 PM Your Local Time, distributed exhibition organized by Link Art Center, Brescia, Italy