Ivekovic & Martinis

Dalibor Martinis is a transmedia artist and a video maker. He has exhibited his videotapes, video/interactive and site-specific installations in many international exhibitions such as Sao Paolo Biennale, Documenta, Venice Biennale, and film/video festivals in Berlin, Tokyo, Montreal, San Francisco, and Locarno etc. Martinis received several international awards (Tokyo Video Festival 1984, Wroclaw 1991, Triest 1996, etc.) and his videos have been broadcast by national televisions in Europe. He held numerous personal shows, performances and screenings, and participated in many international exhibitions (Biennales: Sao Paolo, Venice, Kwang-ju, Thessaloniki, Cairo; Documenta/Kassel, etc) and film/video festivals (Berlin, Tokyo, Montreal, Locarno etc.). He had grants from Canada Council (1978) Jaica (Japan 1984), and ArtsLink (USA, 1994 and 2010). He was guest professor at Academy of Drama Arts/Zagreb, and Ontario College of Art/Toronto; presently teaches at Academy of Applied Arts/Rijeka. He was awarded with several international awards (Tokyo Video festival 1984, Locarno 1984, Alpe Adria Film festival/Triest 1996). His works are in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art/New York, Stedelijk Museum/Amsterdam, ZKM Karlsruhe, New York Public Library, The Museum of Contemporary Art/Zagreb, Kontakt/Erste Bank etc.

Sanja Ivekovic was born in Zagreb (1949) where she studied painting and graphics at The Academy of Fine Arts. She has been exploring the medium of video since 1973. She has exhibited widely in Europe, North and South America and Japan in international exhibitions such as Paris Biennale, Sao Paolo Biennale, Documenta and video festivals (Rome, The Hague, Montbeliard, Los Angeles, Berlin, Bonn, Tokyo, Ljubljana). Her video tapes were broadcast by national televisions in Yugoslavia, Great Britain, Japan, Italy and cablecast in Canada and US and are included in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Hara Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, National Gallery, Ottawa, Gallery of contemporary Art, Zagreb, Museum of Modern Art, Belgrade.

Artist Code: 821


The Bride Bachelors - Even

1992, 14:30 minutes, colour/B&W

Dhikr (Zikr)

1990, 04:50 minutes, colour

Black And White

1985, 10:00 minutes, colour

No End

1983, 08:00 minutes, colour

Chanoyu, No End, Image Is Virus, NTSC

1983, 11:00 minutes, colour