I am Director of Fulbright Ukraine &
I live in Warszawa/Kyiv. In my daily work, I serve a wide and diverse community of students, scholars, artists, and institutions globally connected to this region of the world.
For ways to help individuals or institutions impacted by the ongoing war, or to locate help, please get in touch through this site, or at above links. Additional recommended resources are compiled here.
Ukraine and Poland.
Peace & Conflict.
Women's & Gender Studies.
Comparative Visual Cultures.
Selected recent publications:
Editor and contributing author. Peer-reviewed anthology featuring 15 scholars and two curators from Poland, Ukraine, and Belarus
on culture in the context of war and women's recent activism for democracy and human rights. Due out on Vernon Press, 2023.
My peer-reviewed monograph, Superfluous Women: Art, Feminism and Revolution in Twenty-First Century Ukraine, Univ of Toronto Press:
Polish version due out on Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej Warsaw (Museum of Modern Art Warsaw)
Co-Editor, peer-reviewed Special Issue of East West Journal of Ukrainian Studies (EWJUS): "Odesa; City of Frontiers." University of Alberta, Fall 2022.
More under "Publications & Talks" and below:
Monograph. Superfluous Women: Art, Feminism, and Revolution in Twenty-First Century Ukraine (Univ. of Toronto Press 2021).
More info here.
Women Artists of
August - Dec. 2022
University of Michigan
Exhibition: Link here (additional site to be posted soon).
University of Michigan Inst. for Research on Women & Gender.
Curators: Jessica Zychowicz & Grace Mahoney. Featuring original works by 10 Ukrainian women artists. August 25 - December 31 2022. Lane Gallery.
Title Image: Ukraine Will Resist by Kinder Album (2022)
Conference. June 2022.
Co-organizers: Warsaw University, Fulbright Ukraine; Ivano-Frankivsk University
"Ucrainicum" 26th Annual Summer School, Greifswald, Germany, August 2022
Opening Lecture: "From the Revolution of Dignity to War: Critical Art Practices and Gender in Ukraine since 2013," J. Zychowicz. University of Dresden. Lecture Series, Doing Gender in Eastern European Art
Opening Lecture. Ireland Museum of Modern Art Summer School 2022. "From a War of Images to an Image of War: Artistic Representation in Poland & Ukraine 2000s to Today."