Matylda Szewczyk

Institute of Polish Culture, University of Warsaw

Born 1980. PhD. Assistant Professor at the Section For Film and Visual Culture in the Institute of Polish Culture, University of Warsaw. Her fields of research include media studies, film history and chosen practices of contemporary visual culture (especially relations between visual culture and science). She is interested in ways on which images both reflect and influence cultural changes and in liminal situations of visual culture: technological changes, media experiments and searching for new modes of expression. Fulbright researcher at University of Southern California, Los Angeles (2008–2009). Author of W stronę wirtualności. Praktyki artystyczne kina współczesnego [Towards Virtuality. Artistic Practices of Contemporary Cinema, 2015], co-editor of Sztuka w kinie dokumentalnym [Art in Documentary Cinema, 2016].