visual artist






Aleksander Velišček was born in Šempeter pri Gorici (SLO) in 1982. He lives and works between Nova Gorica and Milan

 

Press

rtvslo.si, July 2016
www.mladina.si, July 2016
www.vita.it, July 2016
Gli Sguardi, Sep 2015
Domus, Sep 2015
Arbiter, Jun 2015
Rockit.it, May 2015
ATP, Apr 2015
ATP, Feb 2015
Marie Claire, Feb 2015
My Art Guides, Feb 2015
Panorama, Feb 2015
Artforum, Nov 2014
RaiTV, Sep 2011

bio

EDUCATION
2010 Master of Painting and Visual Art, Fine Art Academy of Venice (I)

AFFILIATIONS
2011 – current Associazione Fondazione Malutta, Venice (I). Co-founder.

RESIDENCIES
2015 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (FR)
2015 Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore (I)
2015 VIR Viafarini-In-Residence. Viafarini DOCVA, Milan (I)
2010-11 Atelier. Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice (I)

PRIZE
2011 Premio Mariuccia Paracchi Testori, Associazione Casa Testori, Novate (I)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017 Difetto Moderno, curated by Francesca Lazzarini, MLZ Art Dep gallery, Trieste (I)
2017 gullivers, curated by Obalne galerije Piran, Loža gallery, Koper (SLO)
2016 L’aperto – Un Sabato Testoriano, curated by Marta Cereda, House Museum Giovanni Testori, Novate Milanese (I)
2015 gullivers, curated by Aurora Fonda, AplusA (I)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
A brene vierte / A briglia sciolta, curated by Michele Bazzana & Angelo Bertani, Associazion cultural Colonos (I)
Trigger party, Fondazione Malutta, Marselleria, Milan (I)
Perpendicular by Fondazione Malutta, Parallel Vienna, Sigmund Freud Universitat, Vienna (AU)
La costruzione di un errore-Seminario, Fondazione Malutta, Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi, Venice (I)
“Confinis”, curated by Marco Tagliafierro and Asilo Bianco, Villa Nigra, Miasino (I)
Lo specchio, il bersaglio – Ogledalo, tarča, curated by Francesca Lazzarini and Stefano Cerrato, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Ljubljana (SLO)
“farsi fiamma” – Palazzo Paternolli / Gorizia, livestreaming: www.periscope.tv, curated by Aleksander Velišček and Chiara Pradella, Gorizia (I)
“De Rerum Natura”, curated by Marginalia Museum, Open Gallery Lugano, Camera F, Lugano (CH)
Opening Collezione Malutta e Black market, Monitor Gallery, Rome (I)
Malutta Foundation, Tulla Culture Center, Tirana (AL)
2016
Biennale Architettura Venezia 2016, curated by Fondazione Malutta and Albanian Pavilion, Albanian Pavilion, Venice (I)
This is today, curated by Aurora Fonda, Portoroz Monfort, Portoroz (SLO)
I 1000, Garibaldi event, curated by Fondazione Malutta, Finestra illuminata, Venice (I)
ArtVerona 2016, MLZ Art Dep gallery, Verona (I)
Stories from the Edge, curated by Nayari Castillo, Kate Howlett-Jones,Francesca Lazzarini and Nika Rukavina, Galerija Kortil, Rijeka (HR)
14. festival Art Stays – Politic(s), Ptuj (SLO)
Stories from the Edge, curated by Bucher-Trantow Kathrin, Nayari Castillo, Kate Howlett-Jones and Francesca Lazzarini, Kunsthaus Graz (AU)
Corrispondenze d’arte, curated by Lorenzo Michelli, Museo Revoltella, Trieste (I)
Contexto-Arte Contemporanea, curated by Casa Testori, Edolo (I)
International Mail Art award & exhibition, curated by Vanja Mervič and Katarina Brešan, Museum of Nova Gorica, Kromberk castle (SLO)
2015
Open Studio, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (FR)
Slovenian Pavilion, curated by Gianluca D’Incà Levis, Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore (I)
Open Studio, curated by Simone Frangi, Viafarini, Milan (I)
Rob Pruitt’s Flea Market, curated by Tommaso Speretta, A plus A, Venice (I)
gullivers, curated by Aurora Fonda, A plus A, Venice (I)
Esperienza e Povertà della Guerra, curated by Aurora Fonda, Villa Manin, Codroipo (I)
2014
Shit & Die, curated by M. Cattelan and Ben Salah-Papini, Palazzo Cavour, Turin (I)
Generacije, curated by Slovensko Društvo Likovnih Kritikov and Muzej Velenje, Velenje (SLO)
Se il dubbio nello pazio è dello spazio, curated by Nemanja Cvijanović and Maria Adele Del Vecchio, Macro, Rome (I)
La bolla, curated by A plus A, Independens, Art Verona (I)
Art Kontakt Festival, curated by Andi Tepelena, Gjirokaster Castle (AL)
Cult of personality. Leading personality disease, curated by Francesca Lazzarini and Marco Lorenzetti, MLZ Art Dep, Trieste (I)
Toilet project, curated by Lucija Smodiš and Društvo rezidenza Maistrova, Maribor (SLO)
Il lavorio dell’anima. Passaggi di pittura a Nordest, curated by Alice Ginaldi, Galleria Cart, Milan (I)
2012
Giorni felici, Casa Testori, Novate Milanese (I)
Brda Contemporary Music Festival, curated by Zlatko Kaučič and Atej Tuta, Goriška Brda (SLO)
Notebooks, curated by Rave Residency, Independents, Art Verona (I)
No Beast So Fierce, curated by A. Bruciati, D. Capra, F. Mazzonelli, A. Zanchetta, BonelliArte, Canneto sull’Oglio (I)
Lunar Park, Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice (I)
2011
Art Stays, European Academies project, Ptuj (SLO)
Lost in Painting II, curated by Carlo Sala, Pieve di Soligo (I)
Open 3, curated by Bert Theis e Saledocks, Magazzini del Sale, Venice (I)
Open Studios, Palazzetto Tito, Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice (I)
Essay, curated by Accademia di Belle Arti e Bevilacqua La Masa, Magazzini del Sale, Venice (I)
2010
A+A Hotel International, curated by Domitilla Musella, A plus A, Venice (I)
In Chartis Mevaniae, curated by F. Troiani and C. Sala, Museo Civico, Bevagna (I)
Laboratorio Aperto di Pittura e Disegno, curated by C. Di Raco, I. D’Agostino, D. M. Papa, Magazzini del Sale, Venice (I)
Canvas! Alcune idee sulla pittura, C. Sala, Cima Museum, Conegliano (I)
2009
Real Presence, curated by D. Denegri and B. Tomic, Kuća legata, Belgrade (SRB)
Nuovi orizzonti in Laguna, curated by I. D’Agostino, Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural Borges (RA)
TrasFigurazione, Centro d’Arte San Vidal, Venice (I)
Collettiva Herion 45°25’31’’N 12°19’23’’, S. Cosma and Damiano church, Venice (I)