MA Fine Art: Drawing   Wimbledon School of Art, London 2003

BA Visual Communication  Brighton, Sussex 1979

 

Born in Leicester, Lives and works in Wiltshire

                     

                     

Selected Exhibitions

 

2015         Drawings   98TBR Gallery London

 

2015         Women's International Day   Southampton City Art Gallery

 

2014         Works on Paper   Science Museum London

 

2013         The National Open Art Exhibition Winners Exhibition Pallant House Chichester,

                   RCA London and  Minerva Theatre Chichester

 

2012         Evolution: Frink and the next generation   Bournemouth University

                  Co-curated by J Herring (BU Curator) and A Ratuszniak (Curator of the Frink Estate)

 

2010         Bournemouth University Art Loan Collection

 

2009         Julia Polonski    Drawings   Atrium Gallery, Bournemouth University  

 

2008         Julia Polonski   New Paintings    Barn Gallery,  Salisbury, Wiltshire          

 

2006         The Jerwood Drawing Prize     Jerwood Space, London and touring UK

 

2005         Julia Polonski  New Drawings    Barn Gallery, Salisbury, Wiltshire  

 

2004         The Hunting Art Prizes    Royal College of Art, London

 

2004         Julia Polonski    Body: a sense of place   ArtSway, Sway, Hampshire

 

2003         Winner of ArtSway Open Exhibition   ArtSway  Sway, Hampshire

 

2002         Drawing    Centre for Drawing, Wimbledon, London          

 

2002         ING and the Discerning Eye   ING Barings, London Wall, London          

 

 

Awards

 

2015        Oppenheim-John Downes Memorial Trust Award

 

2014        Oppenheim-John Downes Memorial Trust Award

 

2014        BU Artist/Maker of the Year,  Curator's award

 

2013       The SOUTHWOOD AWARD, The National Open Art Competition

 

2009        Recipient of a Research and Development Award, Arts Council England

 

2007        Award winner  Art in Action  Waterperry, Oxford

 

2003        Winner of ArtSway Open Exhibition   ArtSway, Sway, Hampshire                

 

2003        Winner of the Wimbledon School of Art Postgraduate Drawing Prize  

 

2001-3     Rootstein Hopkins Foundation Award