Katarzyna Majak received her PhD in Photography at Poznan Academy of Fine Arts.
In 2002 she was an artist-in-residence at ‘Florida - First Contact' project at Atlantic Center for the Arts in Florida. Majak continued her studies in the US when she was awarded a scholarship by Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Colorado in 2003.
She is a Critical Mass (Portland, 2011) finalist, a recipient of Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage scholarship, her works were selected and published in ‘The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2.’ She is a member of editorial board and a regular contributor to ‘Fotografia' quarterly and had been a photography lecturer since 2003.
In 2010 Majak was selected for ‘Photographers‘ Network:2010', in Siegen, Germany and in 2012 for ‘31 Women in Art Photography. She has exhibited and curated throughout Europe and the U.S. She is represented by Porter/Contemporary New York and Ego Gallery in Poznan (Poland).