Kasia Strek (born in 1989) is a Polish photojournalist based in Paris and Warsaw. She graduated from The Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz, Poland, and received scholarships to the Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts in Lyon, France, and the Queensland College of Art at Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia. Since 2017 she has been a member of the French Collective ITEM. Her work combines art, narrative on social issues, and research into human nature.

Documentary photography provides Kasia Strek with a way of taking action, of engaging in society and directing attention to issues she considers to be important and under-reported, focusing on social inequalities, environmental issues and women’s rights.

She is a recipient of the Camille Lepage On Est Ensembleaward (2018) and a Grant from the Jean-Luc Lagardere Foundation (2018), both supporting her long-term commitment to the subject of women’s reproductive health and access to abortion around the world.

Publications include: Time Magazine, The New Yorker, Le Monde, Libération, Paris Match, Le Figaro Magazine, Le Parisien Week-end, Polka, 6 mois, La Croix, Le Pèlerin, Gazeta Wyborcza, Tygodnik Powszechny, and Twoj Styl.

http://www.kasiastrek.com