Karolina Spolniewski is was born in Poland but raised in Germany. She studied a photography B.A. at Berlin University of Art and Design. Currently works as an independent photographer at Exberliner magazine and a film-maker for Berlin Foto Kiez. In her work she explores the power structure of bonding constellations, matters of evanescence as well as the contrasts between home and placelessness within diverse cultural settings. Researching and photographing a long-term project called ‘Hotel of Eternal Light‘, a visual investigation into the field of regimes and totalitarian systems during the recent history of Europe. Karolina Spolniewski is member of the academic interdisciplinary communities The Triple-I as well as the SubZero collective.