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SELECTED  EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS

2016

The Second Explosion – the '90s, The National Museum of Slovenia – Metelkova Ljubljana. Curated by Tadej Pogačar 

2016

The 51st Zagreb Salon - Challenges to Humanism. Curated by Suzana Marjanić and Marijana Stanić

2016

Low Budget Utopias – Exhibition from collections MSUM Museum of Contemporary Art Ljubljana, curated by Zdenka Badovinac and Bojana Piškur

2016

Performplayart - reading groups performance - University of Aberdeen UK

2015

Crises and New Beginnings, Museum of Contemporary Art Ljubljana, MSUM; Curators: Bojana Piškur, Igor Španjol, Vladimir Vidmar 

2015

Grammar of Freedom / 5 Lessons Works from the Arteast 2000+ Collection Garage Museum of Contemporary Art Moscow, curated by Zdenka Badovinac and Bojana Piškur

2015

20.118 performance and interactive video installation – POGON – Zagreb Centre for Independent Culture - Gallery 90-60-90 Zagreb-Croatia

2013

Bug Hotel, London

2012

What is it that moves us? book

2011

Coming Soon, the Future!, Gallery of Contemporary Art and Likovni Salon Celje, curated by Irena Ğerčnik

2011

The Event, 29th Biennal of Graphic Arts, International Centre for Graphic Arts, Ljubljana, curated by Beti žerovc

2011

Other Stories, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, curated by Sarah McAvera

2010

Consume, Exit Art, New York, curated by Papo Colo, Jeanette Ingberman,Lauren Rosati and Herb Tam

2009

Gender Check, Mumok, Vienna, curated by Bojana Pejić [invited, but refused on priciple] read

2009

Vidéos Europas, Le Fresnoy, Lille, curated by Pascale Pronnier

2008

Images in the Night, Le Fresnoy - Studio National Des Arts Contemporains, Grand Palais, Paris

2008

Privileged Tactics II & III, P74 Gallery and Centre, Ljubljana, curated by Ursa Jurman

2008

Researchers/Forscher, Schute [MAKNETE], Hamburg, curated by Ursa Jurman

2008

What about power relationships?, Skuc Gallery and Vzigalica Gallery, Ljubljana, curated by Martina Vovk

2008

Museum in the Street, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana, curated by Zdenka Bodavinac and Bojana Piškur

2008

Young Identities – Global Youth, European Festival of Media Art, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück, curated by Hermann Noering

2008

Invented Worlds – New Media Art from Slovenia, Titanik Galleria, Turku, Finland, curated by Simona Vidmar

2008   

Sound Proof, E:vent Gallery, London, Curated by Colm Lally and Monica Biagioli

2007

Water, Urban ambient sound project, European Cultural Capitals – SIBIU, Romania

2007   

SevenSeven Contemporary Art, London

2006   

U3, 5th Trienniale of Contemporary Slovenian Art. Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana. Curated by Juri Krpan

2006      

Conversations, Skuc Gallery, Ljubljana, curated by Ricardo Basbaum and Bojana Piskur

2006   

Midbar, Austrian hospice Jerusalem, Israel. Curated by Rafram Chaddad

2005   

1995 – 2005,Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana

2005   

Attitude, Magaza Cultural Centre, Bitola, Macedonia, curated by Biljana Petrovska Isijanin

2005   

Peti evangelij/Fifth Gospel, Gallery of Contemporary Art Celje

2005   

Now's the time, Montage audiovisuel, Kunsthaus Graz. Curated by Sandro Droschl

2004   

Seven Sins, Ljubljana –Moskau. Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana. Curated by Zdenka Badovinac, Viktor Misiano, Igor Zabel

2004   

Continental  Breakfast  Belgrade.  Curated by Anda Rottenberg

2004    

Twinklings/Zmirkanje, Gallery PM, Zagreb, curated by Alenka Gregoric

2003   

V r n j a k, Mala galerija – Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana, Curated by Igor Zabel

2003   

U3, 4rd Triennale of Contemporary Slovene Art. Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana. Curated by Christine van Assche

2003   

Blood and Honey, The future is on the Balkan. Essl Sammlung Vienna Curated by Harald Szeemann

2003   

Constructed life. International/media/art/award 2003. The 50 best. Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Germany

2002   

BE+FAST, The Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

2001   

The Eye and its Truth, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana

2001   

Art of Tortures and Executions – Art agaists Tortures and Execution. National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Kaliningrad

2000

VIPER International Festival for Film, Video and New Media, Basel

2000

The Nude in Slovenia, Ljubljana, curated by Lev Menase

1999

The Nude in Slovenia, Ljubljana, curated by Lev Menase

1999   

After the Wall, Moderna Museet Stockholm, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum of Contemporary Art, Curator Bojana Pejic.

1999   

Art from the Rucksack, City Arts Gallery Limerick, Catalyst Arts, Belfast

1998   

Body and the East, Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana, Exit Art New York. Curated by Zdenka Badovinac.

1996   

For your eyes only, The Centre for C. Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw. The exhibition was censored.

1996   

What makes me look like this! Triskel Art Centre, Cork Ireland

 

 

 

SELECTED WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

 

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris – New Media collection

 

UGM Maribor, Slovenia. Video Collection

 

Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana

 

Okolje Consulting Art Collection

 

The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon, Israel

   
 

SELECTED AWARDS

2016   

Special Acknowledgements; The 51st Zagreb Salon - Challenges to Humanism Croatia

2007   

UNESCO Digital Arts Award

2006   

Award and commisioned project for the Slovenian independency monument

2005

Rihard Jakopic National Slovenian award

2003

International media art award. The 50 best. Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Germany

 

 

 

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2012

Franc Purg, What is it That Moves Us? Center for Contemporary Arts Celje

2012

Hilary Powall and Isaac Marrero-Guillamón, The Art of Dissent, Marshgate Press

2009

Urska Jurman, Likovne Besede

2007

Chris Sharp, Flash Art International, May

2007

Alenka Pirman, Customs and Traditions IV. MASKA, kulture magazine,no.109

2004

Anda Rotenberg, catalogue, Continental Breakfast. Belgrade

2003

Igor Zabel, Vrnjak, cat. Museum of Modern Art

2003

Harald Szeemann, On the exhibition. Cat. Blood and Honey. Wienna

1999

Jurij Krpan: Franc Purg. Cat. After the Wall, Stockholm

1999

Body and the East, From the 1960s to the Present. The MIT Press

1997

Alenka Pirman, Franc Purg, Skulpture Magazine, USA, September

1994 Nadja Zgonik, May Height
 

 

 

OTHER SELECTED EXPERIENCE

2016

Artist talk University of Aberdeen UK

2015

Mediations of Art- Conference paper, Art gallery in Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia

2008

Artist Talk, Art Institute Santa Fe USA

2007

Artist Talk, Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana

2006

Board member, OHO Award for Emerging Artist

2004

Trustee, Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana

2003-2005

Art Director of National Association of Artist, Slovenia

2002

Artist Talk, University of Limerick Ireland and Royal Ulster Academy Belfast, Northern Ireland