Mateusz Palka (born 1985) photographer and critic. A PhD at the Institute of Philosophy. He prepared a dissertation on the aesthetics of Walter Benjamin. His research interests focus on the aesthetics and history of photography. He deals with large-format photography. He is interested in issues of time, memory and all the paradoxes and antinomian nature of the photographic image. Participant of several individual and collective exhibitions: Presence among the absent (2012), Eastreet - Street photography from Eastern Europe (2013), Obsession (2014, 2016).
A member of The Union of Artist Photographers of Poland (which is a member association of The Federation of European Professional Photographers).
Academia profile: https://wroc.academia.edu/MateuszPalka
Blog address: mateuszpalka.blogspot.com