MONIKA OSTASZEWSKA-OLSZEWSKA
Product and graphic designer.

STUDIED
MA at Faculty of Industrial Design, Warsaw
Scholarship at The National College of Art and Design in Dublin
Lech Majewski poster studio, Facoulty of Graphic Design, Warsaw

PRACTICE
2010-13. founder of Monika Ostaszewska-Olszewska STUDIO
2005-12. co-founder of Baba Akcja
2002-12. freelancer in graphic design

AWARDS
2013. Silver, KTR contest
2012. Project Of The Year, STGU
2012. RED DOT DESIGN AWARD *
2011. Grand Prix, Art Of Packaging Contest-Débuts
2011. 1th Prize, Art Of Packaging Contest-Taste and Desire Category
2009. 1th Nomination, Podlaskie Brand of the Year
2009. 1th Prize, Student PackStar
2008. The Best Polish Diploma Works 07/08
2008. 2nd Prize, 2in1 contest, VOX Industrie S.A. (Babaakcja)
2008. Certificate of Recognition, World Star Packaging Awards
2008. The Best Polish Diploma Works 06/07
2007. Nomination, Democracy Coulturelle
2007. 2nd Prize, Creative Valley: Design,TVP1 polish program
2007. Nomination, Nokia Only Planet, Poland
2005. Nomination, Prodeco, Elle Deoration, (Babaakcja)

EXHIBITIONS
2012. BIAŁA PODLASKA, Re: interpretacje. Idee z odzysku
2011. GDAŃSK, Etnoinspiracje
2011. OLSZTYN, Life in 3D. Art Terrarium
2011. BERLIN, DesignMai Youngsters
2010. MOSCOW, Designact (Babaakcja)
2010. LONDON, Pundshop (Babaakcja)
2010. ŁÓDŹ, Łódź Design Festival, (Homesweethome)
2009. NEW YORK, ICFF (Babaakcja)
2009. TEL-AVIV, Black&White (Babaakcja)
2009. WARSZAWA, Meblościanka kontraktuje (Babaakcja)
2009. STALOWA WOLA, Zasoby naturalne polskiego designu
2009. POZNAŃ, International Trade Fair TAROPAK
2009. CIESZYN, WARSZAWA, The Best Diploma Works 07/08
2009. CIESZYN, Babski Design, Cieszyn (Babaakcja)
2008. WARSZAWA, Future Design, IWP (Babaakcja)
2008. CIESZYN, WARSZAWA, The Best Diploma Works 06/07
2007. TOKIO, 100% Design Tokyo (Babaakcja)
2007. SOEUL, Soeul Design Week (Babaakcja)
2007. VIENN, Available Art 4 (Babaakcja)
2007. BERLIN, DesignMai Youngsters (Babaakcja)
2006. POZNAŃ, International Furniture Fair 05-08
2005. WARSZAWA, Design.pl
2005. WARSZAWA, Bench for Warsaw
2005. WARSZAWA, Time For Space

BOOKS
2011. Logology®2, The wonderland of logo design, China
2009. Box.Bottle.Bag: The World's Best Package Designs from TheDieline.com, UK
2009. New Packaging, China
2009. Discovering Women in Polish Design: Interviews and Conversations, UK (BabaAkcja)

WORKSHOPS
Designers for children, IWP, Warszawa (Babaakcja)
Food Design, Mixer Festival, Zlin, Czech (Babaakcja)