Iz Öztat (1981) lives and works in Istanbul. Her selected exhibitions include 14th Istanbul Biennial (2015); ‘Conducted in depth and projected at length’, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany (2014); ‘Rendez-vous 13′, Institut d’art Contemporain, Lyon, France (2013); ‘Here Together Now’, Matadero Madrid (2013); ‘I am not dealing with triangle, square and circle’, Maçka Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul (2012); ‘Underconstruction’, Apartment Project Berlin (2012); ‘Second Exhibition’, ARTER, Istanbul (2010).
Damir Očko (b. 1977, lives and works in Zagreb) is one of the most prominent Croatian artists of his generation. His videos, films, poetry and works on paper have been exhibited recently in Temple Bar Gallery in Dublin (2014), KM – Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst & Medien in Graz (2014), Yvon Lambert gallery in Paris (2013), Palais de Tokyo in Paris (2012), Galleria Tiziana Di Caro in Salerno (2012), and Kunsthalle Dusseldorf (2011). He participated in numerous collective exhibitions with institutions such as MUDAM, Luxembourg, FRAC Le Plateau in Paris, Kunsthalle Wien, and Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb among others. His works are part of many public and private collections around the world.
Gazmend Ejupi (b. Prishtina, 1973, lives and works in London). Selected solo exhibitions include ‘Romanian Story’,The Agency, London (2013), ‘The Gathering’, Galerie Yukiko Kawase, Paris (2013), ‘The Ground On Which I Stand’, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv ( 2011), ‘Age of innocence’ , ‘Carte Blanche’ , Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva (2010), ‘Tina B’ , National Gallery of Prague( 2010), the 4th Tirana Biennale, National Gallery of Tirana (2008), ‘Gazmend Ejupi’, Clockwork Gallery, Berlin(2008), and ‘The Gold Label’ (Dardania District, Prishtina, 2004).
Lana Čmajčanin (b. 1983, lives and works in Sarajevo) is a founder member of the Association for Culture and Art CRVENA. Her videos have been exhibited recently in Resolution 827, MoCA Belgrade and Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and Bojana Piškur, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, 2014 in: curated by_vienna: Gabrielle Senn Galerie, Vienna, IV Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Curated by David Elliott, Museum of Moscow What has our struggle given us? II, produced by CRVENA, Historical Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, 2013 in: The Aesthetics of the Small Act, Curated by Adela Demetja, Action Field Kodra, Thessaloniki (GR) and 2012 in Re-enactment as Artistic Strategy, program curators: Alketa Kurrizo, Edi Muka and Sonja Lau, Tirana Ekspres, Tirana (AL).
Stefanos Tsivopoulos (b. 1973, lives and works in Amsterdam and New York) Greek Pavilion, Venice Biennale (2013), Solo Exhibitions: MuCEM, Marseille; Cycladic Museum of Art Athens (2014); Stella Art Foundation, Moscow (2013); ISCP, New York (2011); Heidelberg Kunstverein; Smart Project Space, Amsterdam (2010); Recent group exhibitions include: Tate Modern, London ( 2014); 2nd CAFAM Biennial, Beijing ( 2014; EVA Biennial, Limerick; (2014); Haus Der Culturen Der Welt, Berlin (2013); SALT, Istanbul (2012); Centre Pompidou, Paris (2011& 2010); Manifesta 8, Murcia; Witte de With, Rotterdam (2010).
Adela Jušić (b. 1982, lives and works in Sarajevo) recent exhibtions include Labor of Love in collaboration with Andreja Dugandžić, Loft Project Etagi, public space exhibition at the international conference “Domestic Workers in the Countries of Central Eastern Europe and Former Soviet Union: Postsocialist Migrations and Inequalities”, Saint Petersburg (2015), Biennial of Contemporary Art, D-0 ARK, curated by Adela Demetja, Anton Lederer and Margarethe Makovec, Bunker, Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina (2015), Resolution 827, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Netherlands( 2015), Vidéographies, Digital and Experimental Images Festival, Théatre de Liège, Liège (2015), A Time for Dreams, IV Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, artistic director David Elliott, Museum of Moscow (2014).