Department of Art History, Visual Arts and Musicology

Dr A Krajewska

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Art History, Visual Arts and Musicology
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 484 1154
Fax: 012 429 4444


  • PhD Art History (University of South Africa, 2014)
  • Master’s degree in Fine Arts (University of Pretoria, 2001; Cum laude)

Field of Specialisation

  • Biocultural critique of art objects and texts
  • Simulation and embodiment
  • Systems of knowledge propagation
  • Cinematography and video art
  • Cognitive turn in Humanities 

Journal articles

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Coordinator of Visual Arts
  • Member of SAVAH 


  • Transmigrations: Rituals and Items. Traveling group exhibition. JHB Civic Gallery, 1999.  Galleries in Los Angeles, Tijuana, Mexico City, Guadalajara and Oxaca, Germany. 1999-2001.
  • Mediators – solo exhibition. Market Theatre. 1998.
  • Ask the Audience - Masters in Fine Arts solo exhibition. Millennium Gallery. 2000.
  • Group exhibition Staff Show at Unisa Art Gallery 
  • Adjudication for Sasol New Signatures.


Research interests

  • The Anthropocene
  • Critical Posthumanism
  • Neurosciences (mirror neurons)
  • Information and technology
  • Mythologies, narratives and belief systems
  • Speculative fiction