“I wanted to portray the violent transformation of nature in the European periphery. I have experienced that the concept of wilderness, and virgin land untouched by humans, has disintegrated.” –Helene Schmitz
Graduate of the Institute of Creative Photography in Opava, Czech Republic.
Finalist and Laureate of photography competitions (IRIS Award – Australia, Photo Annual Awards – Czech Republic, International Photography Awards – USA, 7th Julia Margaret Cameron Competition – Great Britain).
Winner of 1st Place Portrait Category in Black and White Child Photo Competition.
Honorable Mention: International Photography Awards 2015 – Category: Children, MIFA 2015.
Laureate of Debuts 2016 and TIFF Festival Rivers and Roads 2016.
Alicja’s main focus is on subjective documentary and fine art photography.