2008 master’s diploma with summa cum laude in art history, university of vienna, A
2003 master’s diploma in graphics and paintings, university of fine arts vienna, A
exchange scholar in graphics and paintings, tokyo zokei university, JP / international japanese language examination “nihongo no ryoku shiken,” tokyo, JP / exchange scholar in art history, université de lausanne, CH
2012 founder of artEC/Oindustry
2008>> freelance art and architecture critic
2008>> freelance studio assistance ZT Glogowski – civil engineering and architecture
dominika has worked as a curator, tour guide, tutor and technical assistant at the department of art history (university of austria) and presented her graphics and sculptures at exhibitions.
2013 review of oliver a.i. botar and isabel wünsche, eds., biocentrism and modernism (surrey, burlington: ashgate publishing, 2010) in germanoslavica 24, zeitschrift für germano-slawische studien, (czech republic): 67-70.
2013 “on communicating process in art-science collaborations,” in biornametics. what is the architect doing in the jungle?, eds. barbara imhof and petra gruber (new york, vienna: springer publishers): 70-73.
2012 “embodied nature: isamu noguchi’s intetra fountain,” in meanings of abstract art. between nature and theory, eds. isabel wünsche and paul crowther (new york, london: routledge & taylor francis group): 169-183.
2011 “isamu noguchi’s geometric landscape model: a scientific encounter with the observatories of india,” in gartenkunst und wissenschaft. nature, science and the arts, eds. julia burbulla and ana-stanca tabarasi-hoffmann (bern: peter lang publishing group): 231-269.
2009 “herbert bayer in the context of the japanese architectural discourse,” in ahoi herbert. bayer and modernism, eds. elisabeth nowak-thaller and bernhard widder, catalogue of the exhibition, lentos art museum linz (weitra: bibliothek der provinz publishers): 391-399.
2009 “herbert bayer’s megastructures, a japanese approach,” in landscape great idea! – X Larch III conference proceedings, eds. lilli licka and eva schwab, university of natural resources and applied life science, vienna, april 29-may 1, 2009 (mattersburg: wograndl print): 28-31.
publications – magazines (recent)
2016 “way to modernity,” in architektur aktuell 434 (may): 6, 8.
2015 “barozzi veiga philharmony szczecin,” in architektur aktuell 427 (october): 14-17.
2015 “nest we grow,” in architektur aktuell 423 (june): 20, 21.
2015 “berkeley university students win in japan,” in mark magazine (june, july): 42, 43.
2015 “hertl’s garden house,” in mark magazine 56 (june, july): 56, 57.
2015 “renato rizzi protects the interior,” in mark magazine 55 (april, may): 28, 29.
2014 “silesian museum in katowice,” in architektur aktuell 411 (june): 78-89.
2014 “gasp! art infrastracture in tasmania,” in architektur aktuell 410 (may): 22, 24.
2013 “cracow’s garden of the arts,” in architektur aktuell 399 (june): 70-81.
2013 “marsian embassy in sydney,” in architektur aktuell 396 (march): 14, 15.
2011 “stanley tigerman’s very real fantasy,” in architektur aktuell 379 (october): 10, 12.
2011 “japan: museum as a method of revitalisation,” in architektur aktuell 378 (september): 96-111.
2011 “sinfonia varsovia. konzentrierte urbanität,” in architektur aktuell 372, the art of competition supplement (march): 4-11.
2015 “isamu noguchi’s relationship of things,” wordstruck conference, TERRA foundation for american art, marie curie-sklodowska university, lublin, PL, may 13-16.
2015 “katowice’s urban transformation: re-defining the post-mining identity through the arts,” euroacademia conference – reinventing eastern europe, cracow, PL, april 26-28.
2015 “revitalizing the postindustrial landscape,” university of economy, katowice, PL, may 21.
2013 “artEC/Oindustry: digging the earth,” st. petersburg university, smolny institute, faculty of liberal arts and science, st. petersburg, RUS, september 27.
2013 moderation of the panel discussion and book presentation what is the architect doing in the jungle? biornametics. @ the university of applied arts vienna, A,
2012 “digging the earth: collaborative prospects between the mining industry and the arts,” @ college of fine arts (cofa), the university of new south wales, AU,
2012 “humanizing technology through art within a planetary society,” @ together<>apart, the art association of australia and new zealand (aaanz), the university of sydney, AU july 12-14.
2012 “between organic and inorganic: isamu noguchi’s abstract landscape metaphors in the 1960s and 1970s” @ german scholarship on american art, organized by the TERRA foundation for american art and deutsches forum für kunstgeschichte, paris and giverny, F, april 27 – 29.
2012 acceptance of the paper “the world citizen in the realm of technology at osaka’s expo 1970” @ the transnational asia graduate student conference, rice university, houston, texas, USA, february.
fellowships, grants and awards (recent)
2016/17 ILPVAM – international leadership program in visual arts management, university of deusto ES, new york university USA, guggenheim museum bilbao ES
2012 TERRA foundation for american art, german scholarship on american art, F
2011 short-term research grant abroad, university of applied arts vienna, A
2010 TERRA foundation for american art, summer dissertation fellowship at giverny, F, june-august
2009 otto prutscher fonds, A
2009 research scholarship, university of applied arts vienna, A
2008 award emanuel and sofie fohn stiftung, A
dominika received the AIEJ scholarship of japan and further grants from the austrian government
research and work
new caledonia, australia, poland, austria, japan, usa, israel, india