Jessica Schwientek is a fine artist working within the expansive realm of photography. Focussed primarily on process and the cathartic act of image
Schwientek’s work always has the human condition at its core. Expressing sadness, grief, love, exhaustion and anger they attempt to make sense of
their place within existence. Schwientek uses the media of light, chemistry and pigments to construct truly fictional photographic
As an invisible queerdo, their work remains unnoticed by the patriarchal arts landscape that only acknowledges queerness that is
sexual, masculine or fucking rainbows.
In conversation with CCP curator Jack Willet on Saturday 22nd May 2021.