11. MFFA Animator



Głowicka, Katarzyna


On animator festival in years:


Kasia Głowicka graduated from the Wroclaw Academy of Music in Poland. She then pursued postgraduate studies at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Hague under Louis Andriessen, and at the Strasbourg Conservatory under Ivan Fedele. In 2008 she completed her PhD in 2008 at the Sonic Arts Research Centre of Queen’s University in Belfast. Kasia Głowicka's artistic output embraces musical media of every kind, as she collaborates with stage directors, choreographers, visual artists, musicians and conductors on original works for opera, dance and symphonic orchestra. Her works are distinguishable by their force of expression and color and have been premiered by renowned international ensembles and soloists such as Scottish Ensemble, Ensemble Recherche, Holland Symfonia or a British countertenor Jonathan Peter Kenny. Currently she is a freelance musician in the Netherlands and a lecturer of computer music at Royal Conservatory of Brussels. Together with her husband, Henry Vega, they established the Artek Foundation and its recording label, ARTEKsounds.