Kaja Rata

Kaja Rata is a Polish photographer based in Silesia district. In 2016 she finished Sputnik Photos Mentoring Programme in Warsaw, where she started her project kajnikaj. 

She graduated photography BA at University of Arts in Poznań, Poland. Now she is studying at Institute of Creative Photography in Opava, Czech Republic. 

Currently working on long-term project about her imaginative idea of the birthplace of her father -Baile Herculane, a spa town situated in the valley of the Cerna River in Romania with the help of Visual Arts Grant from Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.

Scholarship of Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, 2017

Lens Culture Emerging Talent Awards 2017, finalist
Cortona On The Move, finalist, 2017
PHMuseum GRANT 2017, honorable mention
Kolga Photo Award 2017, shortlisted
Fotofestival Lodz 2017, slideshow
showOFF - Krakow Photomonth 2017, finalist
GOMMA GRANT 2017, shortlist
Czytelnia Sztuki, Photobook of the year prize 2014


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