Biography

BA in sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts in Venice

 Work experience

2010, 2015 – President of the artboard of the Croatian Society of Artists Rijeka.
2009 – Co-owner of the graphics studio.
2008 – Co-founder of the Art Association Plus.

Awards
2010 – One of the winners of the Ivo Kalina Award, the city of Rijeka art award for the best exhibition in 2009 (VIA international art project)
2007 – First prize of the Croatian Society of Artists Rijeka competition in the Multimedia category, the Exhibition 60 +1 – expanded media.

Artistic Engagement
Selected solo and group exhibitions:

2018

Illusions of truth, group show, Talking (about) Images, curated by  Francesca Lazzarini and Marta Rovetta, MLZ Art Dep, Triest, IT.

Manual for house repairs for women, group show, Productive Work – What is it supposed to be?, curated by Anamarija Batista, frei_raum Q21, Vienna, AT.

Rooted, international project Inverting battlefields, Feldbach-Mühldorf, Felbach, AT.

Illusions of truth, group show, Talking (about) Images, curated by  Francesca Lazzarini and Marta Rovetta, Kunsthalle Graz, AT.

Illusions of truth, group show, Talking (about) Images, curated by  Francesca Lazzarini and Marta Rovetta, gallery Kortil, Rijeka, HR.

2017

Word whipping, performance, Korzo,  Smoqua- festival of queer and feminist culture, Rijeka, HR.

Chess table, site-specific work in collaboration with MMSU Rijeka project Spajalica and Vijeće Mladih Benčić, Rijeka, HR.

Word whipping, performance, Summer in MSU, MSU, Zagreb, HR.

THE LINE, Art intervention by Nika Rukavina and presentation of the workshop “A silent manifesto” by the students of the Civil Engineering School from Rijeka, Memorial Centre Lipa Remembers, Šapjane, HR.

Word whipping, performance, group show The Munchhausen-Effect On Time in Times of Having no Time” curated by Anamarija Batista and Ksenija Orelj., Galerie 5020, Salzburg, AT.

Rdeča reka, group exhibition, GT22, Festival Lent, Mribor, SI.

PUNKT TOČKA    PUNTO, group exhibition, Galerija Toolbox, Prima Center Berlin, InteriorDAsein, Berlin, DE.

PUNKT TOČKA    PUNTO, group exhibition, gallery Fonticus, Grožnjan, HR.

 2016

Left- right, performance, group show Please Empty Your Wallets, curated by Ksenija Orelj, Emil Filla Gallery, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic.

In the end it’s all about the money, performance, Joan Etorriak,(European Capital of Culture 2016) Tabakalera, Donostia, Spain.

Ribanje i ribarsko prigovaranje, urban interventions with students from the Civil Engineering School and citizens of Rijeka, organized by Drugo more and Musagetes foundation, Rijeka, Croatia.

You’re next in line, performance, Spajalica, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia.

Left –right, performance, group show Please Empty Your Wallets, curated by Ksenija Orelj, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia.

The tourism of war,  international project Stories from the Edge, curated by Francesca Lazzarini,  Gallery Kortil, Rijeka, Croatia.

I have earned my star, Performance, international project Stories from the Edge, curated by Francesca Lazzarini, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria.

The tourism of war,  international project Stories from the Edge, curated by Francesca Lazzarini, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria.

Straightforward, Contesting / Contexting SPORT Sweat Dreams and QueerSport.LAB , performance – Korzo (in front of gallery Mali salon), Organization: Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia.

The tourism of war,  international project Stories from the Edge, curated by Francesca Lazzarini,  MLZ Art Dep, Trieste, Italy.

2015

Interference, group exhibition, gallery Mali Salon, Rijeka, Croatia.

Map of the New Art Imago Mundi – Luciano Benetton Collection, Fondazione Cini, Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, Venezia.

Cornered, 1,2,3,4,5,6 LOST! / POSITIONS OF ABSENCE – midnight Performance – MMSU program within Rijeka Summer.

Coexistence: for a new Adriatic koinè, Fondazione Pino Pascali (Polignano a Mare (Ba), Italy.

2014

Coexistence: for a new Adriatic koinè, Magazzino del Sale, Venice, Italy.

Group exhibition HDLU, gallery Juraj Klović, Rijeka, Croatia.

Coexistence: for a new Adriatic koinè Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia.

Family Education , multimedia responses to the discrimination in the educational system, gallery Mali Salon, Rijeka, Croatia .

Coexistence: for a new Adriatic koinè, National Art Gallery (Miodrag Dado Đurić), Cetinje, Montenegro.

Coexistence: for a new Adriatic koinè, Pyramida, Tirana, Albania.

Sušak Action, urban interventions in the Civil Engineering School’s surroundings in  collaboration with students from the Civil Engineering School and mentors Branka Batričević and Asja Rukavina Bikić,  Organization: MMSU-Spajalica.

The unstoppable desire of having, performans, Korzo (ispred Malog salona), Organizacija: HDLUR za Dan planeta Zemlje

2013

Don’t put your cross on me, performance, Korzo (in front of gallery Mali salon), Organization: HDLUR i MMSU, Rijeka, Croatia.

Once up on a time, solo exhibition, gallery Juraj Klović, Rijeka, Croatia.

Tri mrtva, tri živa, solo exhibition, gallery Mali Salon, curator Ksenija Orelj,  Rijeka, Croatia.

Arpeggio ostinato group exhibition, Gradska galerija Fonticus, curator Eugen Vodopivec Borkovsky, Rijeka, Croatia.

Exhibition of 8 artist, Domizil des BGK, Bund Gelsenkirchener Künstler e. V.,Bergmannstraße 53, 45886 Gelsenkirchen.

2012.

Pier Shear, International Project, group exhibition, Commissioned by Musagetes, Pier, Rijeka, Croatia.

Vlasništvo sudbine,group exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia.

2011

VIA International Project, group exhibition, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales,UK.

In One Voice, Dialogue, group exhibition, Gallery Kortil, Rijeka, Croatia.

Plavo, group exhibition,, Gradska galerija Fonticus, Grožnjan,     Croatia.

The crisis of illusion, group exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia.

2010

Possessions, group exhibition, Gallery Orsola, Buje, Croatia.

VIA International Project, group exhibition, Cultural Center, Belgrade, Serbia.

2009

Igra, group exhibition, Gallery Palach, Rijeka, Croatia.

VIA International Project, group exhibition, Gallery Kortil, Rijeka, Croatia.

Overall, solo exhibition, Gallery Kružna, Rijeka, Croatia.

2008

Pojilište, solo exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia.

Fish, group exhibition of winners of the annual competition 60 + 1, Gallery Kortil, Rijeka, Croatia.

Say What, solo exhibition, Stand Up, the Art Action, Gallery Camera Obscura, Rijeka, Croatia.

2007

Pojilište, group exhibition, 60 + 1- extended media, Gallery Klović, Rijeka, Croatia

Loveroom, group exhibition Queer to Queer, Gallery A + A, Venice, Italy.

Sea, group exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia

2006

Purify your emotions, group exhibition of newly recruited Artists in the Croatian Society of Artists Rijeka, Gallery Klović, Rijeka, Croatia.

Purify your emotions, group exhibition Dissertare / Disertare, selection of the curators of the Start Association, Genazzano, Rome, Italy.

Sea, group exhibition Senza Critica curated by G.Ulian, F. Falanga and G. Buzzoni, Gallery Spazio Eventi, Libreria Mondadori, San Marco, Venice, Italy.

Row, group exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia

2005

Purify your emotions, group exhibition 89.ma collettiva Giovani (curators S. Coletto i M. Venanzi), Gallery Bevilacqua La Masa, San Marco, Venice, Italy.

Pojilište, solo exhibition, curators C. Seibezzi and V. Urban, Gallery Nuova Icona, Giudecca, Venice, Italy.

2004

Fish, solo exhibition, Gallery Fonticus, Groznjan, Croatia.
B.old, Venice Video, international short film competition, Venice, Italy.