Rafal Gerszak

Rafal Gerszak

Rafal Gerszak was born in Poland in 1980. He was forced to flee his home due to the Soviet regime and his family lived for some time in a West German refugee camp before immigrating to Canada in 1990. After graduating from Langara College he worked on long-term projects dealing with the underlying issues of the ongoing Afghan conflict. Currently he examines life in Canada’s Northern and most remote communities through photography and video. He is a founding member of Boreal Collective and calls Canada’s Pacific Northwest home, where he lives with two retired sled dogs.