Anna Liminowicz - photographer and reportage author based in Warsaw, Poland.
A contributor to The New York Times, she works with Der Spiegel, NRC, Die Welt, The Globe and Mail, Les Echos and many others.
She divides her work between assignments for press and the development of her long-term personal projects. Social issues are the main focus of her photographic interest. Winner of the Krzysztof Miller Prize for the courage to look ( 2018 ) and she has won two Grand Press Photo awards (2016 and 2014) for her long- term project Between the Blocks. 
Now she is working on a nonfiction book "Zamalowane okna". Will be published in 2021 (publisher Dowody na Istnienie ).
She is a grantee of the National Geographic Society’s Emergency Fund for Journalists  ( project: Virus of fear )

 Member of Women Photograph and ​the Journal Collective​​​

She graduate Press Photography at the Institute of Journalism at the University of Warsaw, Polish School of Reportage and currently she is studying Art History and Contemporary Visual Culture.
       

Chosen awards and distinctions:

2022 - Success Stories Coming Into 2021 by Visura  ( project: Virus of Fear )
2021- Highlighting Success Stories by Women Visual Storytellers and Journalists in 2020 ( Visura )
2018 – Winner of the Krzysztof Miller Prize for the courage to look.
            -Between the Blocks  /   ( Miedzy blokami )
          ( more info  -"Miedzy blokami", fotoreportaz Anny Liminowicz o zwiazku dwoch kobiet, wygral‚ pierwszy Konkurs im. Krzysztofa Millera )
2017 – Grand Press Photo – nominated singles in “Portrait“ category
2016 – Grand Press Photo – 2nd prize singles in category Daily Life
2014 – Grand Press Photo – 2nd prize stories in category Daily Life
2014 – Grand Press Photo – nominated singles in category Daily Life
2014 – entry in ‘’DEBUTS’’ – album including 36 most talented polish photographers of the young generation
2011 – Gdansk Press Photo – noted for the “Portrait“ category

Selected publication:

THE NEW YORK TIMES- As U.K. Beckons Truck Drivers, Many in Poland Say ‘No Thanks’
THE NEW YORK TIMES-A Polish Rapper Goes From Scandal to Superstar.
THE NEW YORK TIMES- On Factory Floors, a Chime and Flashing Light to Maintain Distance
NRC- Polen heeft nu eens wél de steun van de EU, in het Wit-Russische spel met migranten
THE GLOBE AND MAIL- Poland fortifies border to thwart refugees’ desperate efforts to find asylum
THE GLOBE AND MAIL- Migrants remain trapped at Poland-Belarus border as EU threatens sanctions against Lukashenko
DUZY FORMAT- Wirus leku ( Virus of fear )
DER SPIEGEL- Das neue Leben der Staatsfeindin
DER SPIEGEL- ‹Poland's Judges Are Fighting To Save Rule of Law and Their Own Jobs
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC-Why did the CDC change course on masks?
WELT AM SONNTAG-„Ich weiß, dass mir jederzeit etwas zustoßen kann“
WELT AM SONNTAG- Polens Pandemie-Prophet
El PAIS SEMANAL- Una activista polaca contra el robo de un derecho
NRC - In Polen gaan veel mensen alleen naar buiten als de app meldt dat de lucht schoon is
NRC- Dé Poolse coronarage van dit seizoen: halfnaakt bergwandelen
NRC - Vuurwerk scoren in Polen
DE STANDAARD- Halfnaakt bergwandelen, een Poolse coronarage
ART DAS KUNSTMAGAZIN- High-Lights
THE GLOBE AND MAIL- In exile, veterans of Belarus’s anti-Lukashenko struggle to help a new generation finish the job
LES ECHOS WEEK-END -Allegro, l'Amazon polonais qui voit grand
THE GLOBE AND MAIL - Lukashenko holds snap inauguration; Belarussian opposition calls for Canadian sanctions
DUZY FORMAT ( images and reportage  ) -Virus of fear / Wirus leek
THE NEW YORK TIMES- The 22-Year-Old Coordinating Protests in Belarus, From a Small Office in Poland
THE NEW YORK TIMES- In Poland, Communist-Era Restaurants Are Perfect for the Moment
THE NEW YORK TIMES -E.U. Court Rules Poland Must Suspend Disciplinary Panel for Judges
THE NEW YORK TIMES - Poland’s Virus-Delayed Presidential Election Suddenly Looks Tight
THE NEW YORK TIMES - In Poland, a Stubborn Defender of Judicial Independence
THE NEW YORK TIMES - A Polish Museum Turns to the Right, and Artists Turn Away
THE NEW YORK TIMES- The Best Bras Might Be Made in Poland
WELT AM SONNTAG -Warum eine lesbische Frau in Polen um ihr Leben fürchtet
WELT AM SONNTAG -„Hier werden Juden nicht angegriffen wie in Berlin oder Paris“
Les Echos WEEK-END - L'euro-schizophrénie des Polonais
DUZY FORMAT - ( interviewHonorata i Agnieszka wiele stracily, a mimo wszystko szly po swoje. Bo chca byc po prostu szczesliwe
THE NEW YORK TIMES- Klezmer Music and Memory at a Festival Celebrating Jewish Life in Poland
THE NEW YORK TIMES - Anti-Gay Brutality in a Polish Town Blamed on Poisonous Propaganda.WELT AM SONNTAG - Silicon Warschau
WELT AM SONNTAG - In Polen wächst das Mitleid mit dem analogen Deutschland
PARALYMPIC/ AGITOS FOUNDATION - From refugee camps to World Cup: Wissam Sami's remarkable rise 
DUZY FORMAT - ( interview  Medzy blokami
DUZY FORMAT -( photoreportage ) Miedzy blokami
DUZY FORMAT -  ( photoreportage ) W komunie kazdy musi byc mily
DUZY FORMAT ( images and reportage ) - Wspólna podloga, czyli zycie niesamotne

 and
- Trouw, Feature Shoot, Doc!photo magazine, Tygodnik Powszechny, Polityka, Wprost, Charaktery, Zwierciadl‚o, Gazeta Wyborcza, Wysokie Obcasy

- Tandem. Jak prowadzic mentoring miedzypokoleniowy ( e-book ); Seniorzy w akcji. Swiat zmieniaja… ludzie z pasja…  ( book );  Grand Press Photo ( book );  Przygody dobrego wojaka Szwejka ( audiobook );  Przynosze rzecz, przynosze historie  ( book ); * Grand Press Photo ( book ); * Pornografia, Witold Gombrowicz ( audiobook ); Grand Press  Photo ( book );  Debuts ( book );  10 years of Grand Press Photo 
( book ); Z Armata na Wilka. Animowany blues Mariusza Wilczynskiego ( book );   Joanna Knitter Blues & Folk Collection ( CD cover );  Andrzej Dabrowski & Zbigi Band ( CD cover );  Meskie Granie ( CD cover );  Voo Voo, Wszyscy muzycy to wojownicy ( CD cover ); Meskie Granie ( CD cover);   Rezept, Geschichten &  Bilder Aus Masuren, von Marta & Kris Tuszynski ( book );

Exhibitions:

2021- Zamalowane okna ( Painted-over windows ) Galeria Wspolna, Bydgoszcz exhibition ( individual )
2021 - Virus of fear/ Wirus lęku - FotoArtFestival, Bielsko-Biala  ( collective )
2020- Athens Photo World - APW
2020- A unique Women Photograph project giving insight into the lives of womxn around the world
during covid-19  WP-the Journal (collective);
2020 - National Geographic Polska - They were already polite, now is the war. Women's strike through the eyes of Polish women photographers. Online exhibition (collective);
2020 -We are in this together -Women strike in Poland -  Vasa online exhibition( (collective);
2019 - I remember your welcome - part of the campaign NO MORE BRICKS IN THE WALL!
 implemented by Snapshots from the Borders project, that links border towns and Islands facing migration at borders entrance. Helsinki and Luksemburg (collective exhibition);
2017 – Between the Blocks – Fotocooltura Festival (individual);
2017 – Competition exhibition Grand Press Photo 2017 (collective exhibition);
2016 – Competition exhibition Grand Press Photo 2016 (collective exhibition);
2015 – Common space – VII Festival of Photography in Ostroleka (individual);
2014 – Street Photo – Many Warsaw’s faces– Galeria ZPAF in Warsaw (collective);
2014 – Competition exhibition Grand Press Photo 2014 (collective exhibition);
2014 – DEBUTS – Krakow Photo Fringe (collective);
2014 – DEBUTS – Fotofestiwal, Lodz (collective);
2014 – DEBUTS – 36 most talented polish photographers of the young generation (collective);
2013 – Mariusz WILK Wilczynski, Warsaw (individual);
2013 – They risked their lives- Poles who saved jews during the Holocaust – Warsaw, Madrit, Moscow, Essen,
           Vilnius, Chicago, Hamburg (collective);
2012 – X World Winter Games, Vilnius (individual);
2011 – Competition exhibition Gdansk Press Photo, in Gdansk (collective);
2011 – Mariusz WILK Wilczynski, Lublin (individual);
2011 - Meskie Granie in Gdansk, Warsaw, Krakow, Poznan, Zywiec (collective);
2011 – CLASS OF 2011, Sopot (collective);


 




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Anna Liminowicz

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