ACTION

Women

City/space

Dialog



~ ACTION

Women

City/space

Dialog


– dr Patrycja Dołowy

social activist


For years she has worked for ngos and informal groups, acting for women's rights, city spaces and memory of minorities. For 11 years she was activist and from 2010 vice-president of MaMa Foundation, a non-governmental organisation founded in 2006, which initiated the issue of maternity in the public space, looking at maternity from a feminist perspective. She has also cooperated with Danish organisation Music Crosses Boarders, Foundation of Social Communication, co-created the group Działam.pl (Acting.pl). As part of her work for MaMa Foundation, she was responsible for such projects as Mothers' Art, The City in the Eyes of Women, Child at a Museum, Written in the Body, Between Mums and Cultures, Art and Science Cafe for Parents and Children (nominated for Słonecznik Award).

She is the author of social programmes and articles on the presence of women/mothers in the public space, including a book “The City in the Eyes of Women" (co-authored by Justyna Biernacka), published by MaMa Foundation, 2012. She's been nominated for the title of Social Activist of the Year by Newsweek Magazine in 2013.

Together with Anna Pietruszka-Dróżdż she created and conducts workshops for mothers, female refugees and migrants using their author's formula ‘Mother to Mother’. Currently, together with Justyna Biernacka she continues to explore the idea of the relationship between space and memory in SPACES Foundation.

– dr Patrycja Dołowy

social activist


For years she has worked for ngos and informal groups, acting for women's rights, city spaces and memory of minorities. For 11 years she was activist and from 2010 vice-president of MaMa Foundation, a non-governmental organisation founded in 2006, which initiated the issue of maternity in the public space, looking at maternity from a feminist perspective. She has also cooperated with Danish organisation Music Crosses Boarders, Foundation of Social Communication, co-created the group Działam.pl (Acting.pl). As part of her work for MaMa Foundation, she was responsible for such projects as Mothers' Art, The City in the Eyes of Women, Child at a Museum, Written in the Body, Between Mums and Cultures, Art and Science Cafe for Parents and Children (nominated for Słonecznik Award).

She is the author of social programmes and articles on the presence of women/mothers in the public space, including a book “The City in the Eyes of Women" (co-authored by Justyna Biernacka), published by MaMa Foundation, 2012. She's been nominated for the title of Social Activist of the Year by Newsweek Magazine in 2013.

Together with Anna Pietruszka-Dróżdż she created and conducts workshops for mothers, female refugees and migrants using their author's formula ‘Mother to Mother’. Currently, together with Justyna Biernacka she continues to explore the idea of the relationship between space and memory in SPACES Foundation.