ŠPELA VOLCIC

(b. Slovenia, 1984)

spelavolcic@gmail.com
www.spelavolcic.net


EDUCATION:
2009-2013 Degree in Visual Arts at IUAV University of Venice (IT)
2004-2006 Specialization post diploma in contemporary photography at CFP Riccardo Bauer, Milan (IT)
1999-2003 Secondary School for Design and Photography SŠOF (photography department), Ljubljana (SI)

AWARDS, GRANTS, RESIDENCIES:
2018 Artist in Residence at Arte Contemporanea, Bruxelles (BE)
2017 1st price,“Lanfranco Colombo” at SI FEST Savignano Immagini Festival, (IT)
2016 Official registered as a Independent Self-Employed Artist Worker kept by the Ministry of the Culture of Republic Slovenia (SI)
2015 Artist in Residence at Viafarini DOCVA, Milan (IT)
2015 Artist in Residence at Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore (IT)
2014 Artist in Residence at Atelier EVE AR:V., Venice (IT)
2013 Artists in Residence at the Ateliers of Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Venice (IT)
2010-2012 Scholarship by Slovenian Ministry for Culture for Degree studies in Visual Art at IUAV University in Venice (IT)
2007 Award for a project Panis Nostrum, Associazione culturale Polifemo at Fabbrica del Vapore, Milano (IT)

PERSONAL EXHIBITION:
2018 Et fiat Lux, SI FEST Savignano Immagini Festival, (IT) (upcoming)
2017 Et fiat Lux, Galleria Fuori le Mura, Verona (IT)
2016 Naš vsakdanji kruh, Galerija Loža Koper - Obalne Galerije Piran (SI)
2013 The moments of this dawning recognition. (zero budget but still an exhibition), Galerija GONG, N.Gorica (SI) 2012 Dell’utilità e degli inconvenienti del vivere fra gli spettri, (Atelier 6) / Palazzo Carminati, Venice (IT)
2009 Panis Nostrum, Galerija Photon, Ljubljana (SI)
2008 Panis Nostrum, Triestèfotografia festival, Umag (HR)
2007 Panis Nostrum, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milano (IT)

(SELECTED) GROUP EXHIBITION:
2018 STILL LIFE, B#S Gallery Treviso (IT) (Upcoming)
2017 Deus sive Natura / Bonaldi Award for Contemporary Art, GAMEC Museo d’arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo (IT)
2017 Tre casi di cosa, A project by LOCALEDUE for Nesxt, Torino (IT)
2016 THIS IS TODAY, Piran Town Gallery and Monfort Portoroz, (SI)
2016 Nas vsakdanji kruh, Galerija Loža Koper / Obalne Galerije Piran (SI)
2016 Fotomorgana 6’,Galerija Meduza / Obalne Galerije Piran, Koper (SI)
2015 Pixxelpoint New Media Art Festival 2015, MGNG Nova Gorica (SI / IT)
2015 MÚSES: Accademia Europea delle Essenze, Palazzo Taffini collection, Savigliano (IT) (permanent)
2015 OPEN CLOG, La ricerca della comodità in una poltrona scomoda, CLOG independent space, Torino (IT)
2015 6PM Your Local Time, eve ar:v. Atelier Aperto, Forte Marghera, Venezia (IT)
2015 VIR Open Studio - VIA FARINI, Milano (IT)
2015 L’esprit de l’escalier, Dimora Artica, Milano (IT)
2015 ROB PRUITT’S FLEA MARKET IN VENICE, 56° Venice Art Biennale 2015, A plus A Gallery San Marco, Venice (IT)
2015 VIR Open Studio - VIA FARINI, Milano (IT)
2015 Non siamo mai andati sulla luna, MARS Milano Artist Run Space, Milano (IT)
2014 ‘Fotomorgana 5’, UGM Umetnostna Galerija, Maribor (SI)
2014 Finalists at the 3rd edition of Francesco Fabbri prize for Contemporary Art, Treviso (IT)
2014 Finalists at the 5th edition of Combat Prize, Museo Civico G. Fattori, Livorno (IT)
2014 Photonic Moments 2014 festival: ‘Fotomorgana 3’, Kino Šiška Centre for Urban Culture, Ljubljana (Sl)
2014 ‘Fotomorgana 4’, DoubleRoom arti visive, Trieste (IT)
2014 La concezione cosmologica dantesca, progetto Italiano n.1, Dimora Artica Gallery, Milano (IT)
2014 Evoluzione, Spazio Monotono, Vicenza (IT)
2014 Mostra Finale, Atelier Bevilacqua La Masa 2013, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice (IT)
2013 ECHO BACK / Interference patterns, Jarach Gallery, Venice (IT)
2013 Finalists at the 2nd edition of Francesco Fabbri prize for Contemporary Art, Treviso (IT)
2013 Stonefly Award / La matteria, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa - Palazzetto Tito, Venice (IT)
2013 Guardare le cose presenti in vista di cose assenti,Palazzo storico Ca’ Zanardi, Venice (IT)
2013 Corpo Circuito, Galleria d’Arte Bunker, Villa Caldogno (IT)
2012 Della Carezza, spazio Punch Giudecca, Venice (IT)
2011 Fotografija je zenskega spola, Galerija Rika Debenjaka, Kanal (SI)
2010 Pecha Kucha Vol 11. T5 Project Space, Ljubljana (SI)
2010 Podoba tradicije, Pilonova galerija, Ajdovšcina (SI)
2009 Photonic Luminatic, Cankarjev Dom Ljubljana, (SI); Kultur Zentrum Korotan, Vienna (A); Galery Photoport, Bratislava (SK); K2 Contempo- rary Art Center, Izmir (TR)
2008 Photonic Moments, Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana (SI)
2008 Which Venice? / Quale Venezia?, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice (IT)






ph. Agnes Kohlmeyer / Palazzo Carminati, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa Venice, Italy