Marta Golubowska is originally from Poland. She has arrived to Ireland 10 years ago and settled down in Kildare Town where she lives with her husband and two children.
Marta started her artistic education as early as secondary school which was art profiled, from which she progressed into Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk, in Poland. She received her Master’s Degree majoring in Sculpture in 2006.
Marta exhibited her paintings in Kildare and Dublin and before she came to Ireland she had showed her works in Poland. In 2016 she received the prestigious Emerging Artist Award from Kildare County Council, for work ‘Be-longing’ about growing roots and looking for identity in a foreign country. This exhibition is currently running in McKenna Gallery.
This exhibition is Part of the Creative Well’s 2017 ‘This Must be the Place’ residency at Riverbank Arts Centre