Karolina Kucia (b.1978) is a visual artist with the background in sculpture and intermedia as well as in performance studies. At the moment she is also a doctoral candidate in artistic research in Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki. She combines theoretical and practical work with objects, group processes and performances in both site-specific and staged context. Her main interests are lapse, error and stutter as well a parasitism and monstrosity in context of precarization of labour in neoliberal capitalism and in the current form of art institutions.
Karolina Kucia has presented her works in Feminist Training Camp NO PLAY in nGbK, Berlin, SESC Pinheiros in São Paulo, and in Mad House Helsinki and her papers in frame of 7th Annual Conference on the New Materialisms, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw in 2015 and VI Conference on New Materialisms, The Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia.