Name: Zupanič, Metka
No. of works: 2
Home page: http://www.metkazupanic.net
Metka Zupanič (1977) graduated in 2002, at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana, sculpture department and completed her post-graduate studies from new media art in 2005. She works independently and in the group KOLEKTIVA (with Lada Cerar and Vesna Bukovec).To her understanding, the artistic process is a form of mediation, exchange and collaboration. She works with various media, addressing topics such as documents, body and communication. She strive to bring the public site closer to the people, make it part of their private environment. In last years she participated on many group exhibitions and residencies in Graz, Vienna (Kultur Kontakt), Ljubljana, Slovenj Gradec, Zagreb, Belgrade, Athens… She prepared several solo exhibitions: in the Centre and gallery P74 (2003 and 2005), Gallery Nova in Zagreb and in Likovni Salon in Celje (both in 2004), Gallery Kapelica (2004, 2006 and 2010), Gallery Photon (2005 and 2006). In 2007 she was awarded with stipend from Slovenian Ministry of Culture.
KOLEKTIVA, Vesna Bukovec, Lada Cerar, Metka Zupanič - First Impression (0:09:08)
Video is a collage of voyeuristic recordings of people in public space in the main square of Ljubljana. Authors make statements about people caught on camera based on their own impressions. Screen is divided into four parts, where we can see the presumpti...
KOLEKTIVA, Vesna Bukovec, Lada Cerar, Metka Zupanič - Hiteti ali biti temeljit (00:03:25)
Production: Kolektiva, 2004
A Slovene sentence that translates into "To hurry or to be thorough" is being pronounced by English speaking people of different age. We witness drastically different pronunciations, which remind us about how relative the language is and about i...