Tarasewicz is a visual artist and performance artist born in 1981 in Białystok. She is a member of Penerstwo, a forefront art group of the contemporary Polish scene. In her work, she employs carefully selected materials: leather, animal fat, paraffin, wax, clay, yeast dough, food products, and processed wood. Her main thematic area of focus is the human being, more precisely – the contemporary human being in an extreme or hazardous situation. Furthermore, the artist analyses the states of social pathology, mental illness, and of extreme pain and weariness.
polityka's passports 2013
xavery dunikowski museum of sculpture