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Artworks from my series PYROCENE have been published in the latest issue of KUNSTFORUM International, Arkadien in der Krise – Zur Aktualität des Landschaftsbildes, No. 284, with a text by Ann-Katrin Günzel.


at Kunst & Denker Contemporary in Düsseldorf

Friday, Nov 4 until Dec 18, 2022 

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I’ve been invited to research and work at Atelier Josepha in Ahrenshoop, Baltic Sea,  in October 2022.



I have been awarded the NEUSTART KULTUR grant by BBK Bundesverband Berlin for Innovative Art Projects. 
In September 2022, I am working at the fast melting glaciers at Zugspitze.


Laura Dresch from WDR Radio featured our exhibition in a great radio broadcast you can listen to via that link (in German). 




The video project was kindly supported by Deutscher Künstlerbund e.V. and NEUSTART KULTUR.

Angelika J. Trojnarski
with Filip Jacobson
Athens 2021-2022, 05:09 min, HD

DORMANCY is an artistic documentation of the breathtaking wildfires around Athens and the Greek island of Euboea during summer of 2021, showing destroyed ancient pine forests in ankle-deep layers of white, gray, and black ashes. The burned areas extend to the horizon and beyond, allowing only just a fractional view of the whole. In the midst of this ecological devastation we stumble upon fresh sprouts, green shoots, and therefore glimmers of hope for a future to come.

DORMANCY connotes the local Greek wildfires with current global fires in Alaska, Greenland, and Siberia on record-breaking scales which are directly related to climate change.
Whenever wildfires occur too violently, too frequently, in the wrong place or at an unusual time, this is a sign of the ecosystem’s imbalance due to human intervention. 

In botany, dormancy refers to a delay in development under unfavorable conditions and includes seed or bud rest.  


with Michał Smandek and Angelika J. Trojnarski
Curated by Monika Szewczyk
at Polnisches Institut Düsseldorf

Soft Opening: Thursday, Feb 17, 2022, 5 – 8 pm 

The exhibition runs from Feb 18 – May 04, 2022 and is open on Tuesday until Friday, 11 am – 5 pm.


I have been awarded the publication grant by KUNSTSTIFTUNG NRW for my monograph NOBLE EARTH which will be published in 2022.


Galerie Tanja Wagner, Berlin, is showing works by Kapwani Kiwanga, Angelika J. Trojnarski, and Anna Witt.

November 17 – 21, 2021


The portrait series UNRWARTET presents 24 selected artists who received the scholarship Auf geht’s! by the Ministry of Culture and Science NRW, Germany.
The large multimedia series  points out the enormous diversity and creativity of the culture scene in NRW.

Read about my art at Kulturkenner.de or visit me in my studio here (Firefox or Chrome recommended).

Text by Laura Dresch & images by Markus J. Feger


VAST art magazine features my work in the print issue No. 2 with an additional online interview Extraordinary Phenomena of Nature, US, March 2021


I have been awarded the NEUSTART KULTUR scholarship by
Deutscher Künstlerbund e. V. for a collaborative project with Filip Jacobson.
March 2021


Artist in Residence in November 2020 at CCA Andratx, Mallorca, ES.

Kindly supported by Ministerium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes NRW. 

During my residency I focus my research on the largest and most violent wildfire on the island which raged in 2013 and changed the environment until today.



Each line I drew by myself using a pen so each piece has its own unique character.
Available at Galerie Tanja Wagner, Berlin.

Waldbaden, 2020
Archival pigment print on Hahnemühle, pen
40 x 30 cm, Edition of 50


In the current issue of EVOLVE you can read my extensive interview about art, physics and nature: Die Poesie der Analyse – EVOLVE No. 26.

„In her work, Angelika J. Trojnarski combines thorough research on physical and biological phenomena with the poetic expression of art. She is moved by boundless curiosity and the desire to awaken recognition and love in people. We spoke to the artist about this scientific-artistic research process.“


The edition was published on the occasion of the exhibition Biophilia. 100% of all proceeds are donated to Greenpeace. The sale contributes to the reforestation of the Amazon rainforest, strengthens the voice of the indigenous tribes there, and supports Greenpeace‘s  impact in that region.


The edition is published jointly by Kunst & Denker Contemporary, Flora & Fauna, and Pinehouse. 

Please support us and get a wonderful artwork. Write to mail@trojnarski.com.


Amazon Edition, 2019
Inkjet print on archival paper
21 x 29,7 cm, Edition of 200
Numbered and signed, each 100,00 €


Newspaper article in the Westdeutsche Zeitung


My first artist book UNIVERSELL!
Published by Lepsien Art Foundation, Luxemburg.

The publication is a limited edition of 150 copies and every book has a unique character. 

It is a small piece of art itself:
Size: 39 x 29 cm, 40 individually combinable images, based on original bleachings, particullary overlaid by a second print,
manually colored edges, in a jacket of grey paperbaoard, title stamped by hand, hold together with magnets, signed and numbered, each 110 €.

Write to mail@trojnarski.com if you would like to have a copy.


Neue Galerie Gladbeck turned 10 in November 2019 and is celebrating its anniversary with a publication. Among others the book contains my solo exhibition HC SVNT DRACONES from 2013 and is available at Verlag Kettler.

Text by Christoph Tannert, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin.


ARTFORUM International reviews my exhibition The Rising at Galerie Tanja Wagner in Berlin.
Text by Jurriaan Benschop.


My video portrait is online
3 minutes : 3 questions : 3 answers

PPPortrait is a video project about artists living and working in Düsseldorf.


The German art magazine published a feature of me Kugelblitz und Parabolschüssel. The article reflects my philosophy concerning the creative parallels in art and science and how they blend into each other in my work.