Artists in Residence


Luiza Margan, Croatia


Basic Information
  • 2005 Academy of Fine Arts, Ljubljana
  • 2006 Universität für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna
  • Diploma at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana
  • Awards, grants
    2010 – shortlisted for Ruf Art Award, Sofia, Bulgaria
    2007 – OHO award for best young visual artist, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    2007 – Kultur Kontakt Grant Award for the Salzburg Summer academy
    2007 – finalist Essl Art Award, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    2010 – Residence en Manufacture, Paris , France
    2008 – ISCP – International Studio and Curatorial Program, New York, USA
    2008 – Salzburg Summer Academy- Kulturkontakt Stipendium, Salzburg, Austria
    2004 – GARBA, young artists resident in Basilicata, European Cultural Program, Italy

    Solo exhibitions
    (01.06.2012) upcoming exhibition at Gallery Alkatraz, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Whistle while you work, Rhiz Screens, video installation, Vienna, Austria
    Outside the Role, SC Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
    Melting Ground, Kunstverein Das Weisse Haus, Vienna, Austria
    Ground Work, Vaska Emanouilova Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Interstice, Habres and Partner gallery, Vienna, Austria
    Interspaces, Tobacco Museum, curated by Petja Grafenauer, Ljubljana
    Displacement, with Miha Presker, KIBLA, Maribor, Slovenia
    Parallel, gallery P74, curated by Barbara Vurnik- Sterle, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Solid, gallery Alkatraz, with Miha Presker, Ljubljana
    Gallery Vžigalica, BA Diploma work, Ljubljana
    Lost and Found, gallery MC, Velenje, Slovenia

    Selected group exhibitions
    Upcoming in 06.04.2012 - Political Show Copenhagen in Vesterbro Showroom VESS , Copenhageh, Denmark
    Upcoming in April 2012 - Expansion / Kollision, Vienna, Austria
    Upcoming in October 2012 -group exhibition at Dzamija, Zagreb , Croatia
    Upcoming in October 2012 - project in public space for the Urban Festival in Zagreb, Croatia
    MSU & T-HT art award, Museum for Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia
    A P P L A U S E , National Gallery in Bratislava
    End and Beyond, Plovdiv Bath Gallery, curated by Vyara Mlechevska, Bulgaria
    Verbale 2, group exhibition and screening, Vienna, Austria
    Transgressions, Gallery Credo Bonum, curated by V.Mlechevska, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Extreme, Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Vienna
    Shortlist Ruf Award, Galery Rayko Alexsiev, Sofia, Bulgaria
    T-HT MSU ART AWARD , exhibition selection, Zagreb
    The Big Vawe, Bienale of Contemporary Art, Varna, Bulgaria, curator Maria Vassileva
    Lost in Wien, Ragnahof, Vienna, Austria
    2009 / 2010
    Biennale Quadrilateralle, curated by Christiane Paul and Peter Tomaz Dobrila, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rijeka, Croatia
    L’art contamporain en Europe Pommery Experience 5, curated by Fabrice Bousteau and Beaux Arts Magazine , Reims, France
    Magazin / Kontekst gallery, Belgrade, Serbia
    Das Weiss Haus, opening exhibition, Vienna, Austria
    Umweg über Wien, Habres & Partner gallery, Vienna, Austria
    Finalists OHO award, Gallery P74, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    finalists for the Sammlung Essl Art Award, Slovenian National Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Young Art from Austria, 2006, MAK – Museum for Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria
    Woman and tradition, curated by Areti Leopoulou, Contemporary Art Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Frau, ženska, women, Pavelhaus, Laafeld, Austria