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Nika Zupančič

 Education

2003 Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, (Akademija za likovno umetnost), University of Ljubljana
2006 Historic Painting Technique: 17th Century Oil Painting on Canvas, The Amsterdam-Maastricht Summer University, Ernst van de Wetering - Rembrandt Research Project
2008 MA Fine Art, Academy of Fine Arts, University of Ljubljana
2010 Old Masters Painting Techniques, Atelier Re-Naissance, Paris
2011 Academic Drawing 
(Shane Wolf class), Paris
Life Drawing, Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris

Awards, scholarships, residences

2001 Awarded the Prešeren Student Prize in the graphic arts, University of Ljubljana
2003, 2005 Scholarship funded by Slovenian Ministry of culture
2005 A 10 Essl award nominees, Moderna galerija, Ljubljana,
Awarded the Prešeren Student Prize in painting, University of Ljubljana 
Scholarship funded by Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
2007 Artist-in-residence (funded by Slovenian Ministry of Culture) in Berlin
Presentation in Young European Artists – AICA
2010 Cité internationale des arts – artist in residence, Paris
Nominated for the Vordemberge – Gildewart foundation award, Civic Gallery Ljubljana
Scholarship (working grant for 2010) funded by Slovenian Ministry of culture
2011 Cité internationale des arts – artist in residence, Paris 

Exhibitions and projects

1998–2002
Initiated and organised a series of lectures on contemporary art under the title "Spaces of Art" ("Prostori umetnosti") at the Academy of Fine Arts (among lecturers were Marina Gržinić Mauhler, Igor Zabel, Marjetica Potrč, Ami Barak, Maria Hlavayova, group De Geuzen, Jeanne van Heeswijk, Claude Closky)
2002
Coedited the book Spaces of Art (Prostori umetnosti), a collection of papers by 15 authors treating issues of contemporary visual art from various perspectives
2005
A 10 Essl award nominees, group exhibition, Moderna galerija, Ljubljana,
Rock music, international group exhibition, Galerija P 74, Ljubljana, curator: Igor Zabel
2006
The 7th biennial of Slovene graphic arts, group exhibition, Otočec, Novo mesto
2007
Dipinti, solo exhibition, galerija Contra, Koper
Group show (Yuzheng Cheng, Gregory Crewdson, Zoran Mušič, Salomé, Nika Zupančič), group exhibition,
Gallery Contra, Koper
Likovni kritiki izbirajo (Fine Arts Critics' Choice), solo exhibition, selektor (selector): Nadja Zgonik, Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana
2008
Membership in Ljubljana Fine Artists Society
Potajenost vid(e)nega (The Overshadowed) - Castrumphoto 2008, international group exhibition, Pilonova galerija, Ajdovščina
Gallery Equrna, presentation of MA thesis “Sequence in painting and graphics”
2009
Sosledja, Slike 2002 – 2009 (Sequences, Paintings 2002 – 2009), solo exhibition
with catalogue, Bežigrajska galerija 1, Ljubljana
Lebdeči spomini (Floating memories), group exhibition of ceramics, ZDSLU, Ljubljana
New spirit in painting, international group exhibition, galerija Contra, Koper
2010
Likovne dimenzije poezije (Visual dimensions of poetry), international group exhibition, Gallery Kranjska Hiša, Kranj
Druga Narava - Slovenija odprta za umetnost (Other Nature - Slovenija open to Art) – international art symposium, Sinji vrh, Slovenija
Slike – Nika Zupančič (Paintings – Nika Zupančič) – solo exhibition, Varaždin, Croatia

Cité internationale des Arts
18, rue de l’Hôtel de Ville
75180 Paris Cedex 04
+33 (0) 637 935 986
+386 (0)64 147 262
info@nikazupancic.si

Evropska unija

Projekt je pripravljen s finančno pomočjo Evropske unije v okviru programa Phare CBC Slovenija/Italija 2003

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