Dorota Buczkowska was born in 1971 in Warsaw. She works in different media: photography, drawing, graphic arts, video, painting, sculpture, embroidery. She studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw (Conservation and Restoration of Art 1991-1998, Sculpture 1999-2003) and University of Warsaw (Gender Studies 1998-1999). She performed in the "Academia" Theater run by Roman Wozniak in Warsaw. She spent a few years in Arles, France. Currently lives and works in Warsaw, cooperates with "Czarna" Gallery.