Gosia Wojas (b. 1977, Poland) is an artist and a curator based in Los Angeles, California. She uses a variety of strategies, such as duration, embodiment, spectacle, text, video, sound and gesture to discuss performativity as related to representation, power and culture. Wojas is also the founder of The Absent Museum, a discussion platform that seeks new kinds of relationships between institutions and social practices, with topics focusing on marginalized feminist practices, social activism and grassroots philanthropic actions. Her work as a curator includes talks, film screenings, exhibitions and performances at venues, such as Łaznia Center for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland (2018), California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA (2019/2018), Women’s Center for Creative Work, Los Angeles, CA (2016), Souterrain gallery, at the Hoffmann Collection in Berlin, Germany (2012), Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA (2008), as well as Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA where she served as a director from 2006-2009.
Wojas received her BFA in Art from California Institute of the Arts and is an MFA candidate in Art at University of California, Irvine.