Category Archives: writing

agapea | 2311

agapea | 2311 performed and recorded | agapea except 2322 performed and recorded | agapea and beepblip design | Andro Giunio usb & booklet print | Maruša ‘Maruji’ Hren media support | Radio Študent Ljubljana available as | digital download & hand-made limited edition CDr+book label | KAMIZDAT production | Emanat,

agapea | 2311

agapea | 2311 performed and recorded | agapea except 2322 performed and recorded | agapea and beepblip design | Andro Giunio usb & booklet print | Maruša ‘Maruji’ Hren media support | Radio Študent Ljubljana available as | digital download & hand-made limited edition CDr+book label | KAMIZDAT production | Emanat,

marko batista | microrobotic machines

During 2014 four writers (curator Andreja Hribernik, media art curator Jurij Krpan, sound art curator and theorist Luka Zagoričnik and I) were invited by Aksioma Project Space and Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti to contribute texts for media artist Marko Batista’s

marko batista | microrobotic machines

During 2014 four writers (curator Andreja Hribernik, media art curator Jurij Krpan, sound art curator and theorist Luka Zagoričnik and I) were invited by Aksioma Project Space and Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti to contribute texts for media artist Marko Batista’s

sasa spačal | matic potočnik| liminoid

Liminoid is a wearable electronic system that induces an augmented and virtual experience of disintegrating subjectivity. The system is constructed of three body extensions. The first extension is Oculus Rift: a next-generation virtual reality headset primarily designed for immersive gaming.

sasa spačal | matic potočnik| liminoid

Liminoid is a wearable electronic system that induces an augmented and virtual experience of disintegrating subjectivity. The system is constructed of three body extensions. The first extension is Oculus Rift: a next-generation virtual reality headset primarily designed for immersive gaming.

transitory art | discussions

The book was a result of T.R.I.B.E. – Transitory Research (Residency) Initiative of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, which intended to research the border geographies of the European art world through the perspective of the notion of transitory art signified

transitory art | discussions

The book was a result of T.R.I.B.E. – Transitory Research (Residency) Initiative of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, which intended to research the border geographies of the European art world through the perspective of the notion of transitory art signified

colour on one’s hands

Colour on One’s Hands [Barva na dlaneh] is series of monthly portraits of artists at Dnevnik Daily published since June 2009. The idea for the series came out of a need to present younger or less known artists and artistic

colour on one’s hands

Colour on One’s Hands [Barva na dlaneh] is series of monthly portraits of artists at Dnevnik Daily published since June 2009. The idea for the series came out of a need to present younger or less known artists and artistic

endless plane

Endless Plane: The Art of Projection is a lecture on the dimensions of video space and the art of projection with generative tools. Today, video space is an endless three-dimensional universe, which has completely transformed the initial television frame in

endless plane

Endless Plane: The Art of Projection is a lecture on the dimensions of video space and the art of projection with generative tools. Today, video space is an endless three-dimensional universe, which has completely transformed the initial television frame in

radio | fine arts

Fine umetnosti | Fine Arts is a show for critical review of contemporary art presented in museums, art galleries and other exhibition venues at the present time. I have been contributing reviews for the show from 2007 to 2012. Some

radio | fine arts

Fine umetnosti | Fine Arts is a show for critical review of contemporary art presented in museums, art galleries and other exhibition venues at the present time. I have been contributing reviews for the show from 2007 to 2012. Some

Zoran Srdić Janežič: Corpus indeterminata, Photo by Sunčan Patrick Stone

zoran srdić janežič | corpus indeterminata iii d

Ida Hiršenfelder has collaborated as a curator and text writer with Zoran Srdić and Gulag in the second stage of Corpus Indeterminata project entitled Corpus Indeterminata III D [*Undefined body III D]. The second stage was a stopover point for

Zoran Srdić Janežič: Corpus indeterminata, Photo by Sunčan Patrick Stone

zoran srdić janežič | corpus indeterminata iii d

Ida Hiršenfelder has collaborated as a curator and text writer with Zoran Srdić and Gulag in the second stage of Corpus Indeterminata project entitled Corpus Indeterminata III D [*Undefined body III D]. The second stage was a stopover point for

neven korda | savages in space ships

Dramaturg Andreja Kopač and I were invited by Aksioma to produce an analitical text on the practice of Neven Korda with regards to his latest theatre performance Consolidation: Video Strategies of Mapping in an Artist’s Time and Work. The text

neven korda | savages in space ships

Dramaturg Andreja Kopač and I were invited by Aksioma to produce an analitical text on the practice of Neven Korda with regards to his latest theatre performance Consolidation: Video Strategies of Mapping in an Artist’s Time and Work. The text

soft control | bio-art

Discussion with Špela Petrič, Maja Smrekar and Saša Spačal: Fresh Principles of Slovenian Bioart took place short after Soft Control exhibition at Portal Kibla in Maribor and Museum of Contemporary Art in Slovenj Gradec. The authors of the interview /

soft control | bio-art

Discussion with Špela Petrič, Maja Smrekar and Saša Spačal: Fresh Principles of Slovenian Bioart took place short after Soft Control exhibition at Portal Kibla in Maribor and Museum of Contemporary Art in Slovenj Gradec. The authors of the interview /

against residual self-image

A text published on the occasion of the exhibition Identity Bureau by Heath Bunting at Aksioma Project Space, Ljubljana, February 2012 in Italian based on-line magazine DigiCULT. [title] Heath Bunting: Identity Bureau. Against Residual Self-Image [author] Ida Hiršenfelder [publisher] Marco

against residual self-image

A text published on the occasion of the exhibition Identity Bureau by Heath Bunting at Aksioma Project Space, Ljubljana, February 2012 in Italian based on-line magazine DigiCULT. [title] Heath Bunting: Identity Bureau. Against Residual Self-Image [author] Ida Hiršenfelder [publisher] Marco

real time for ner[ve/d]s

The exhibition Real Time Settings for Ner[d/ve]s is not the result of a curatorial selection that reveals a theme, but presents a genre of programme based media art linked to responsive technologies. It is bringing together contents that emerged at

real time for ner[ve/d]s

The exhibition Real Time Settings for Ner[d/ve]s is not the result of a curatorial selection that reveals a theme, but presents a genre of programme based media art linked to responsive technologies. It is bringing together contents that emerged at

Olia Lialina: Agatha Appeares, net-art

women behaving badly

Women behaving badly, public discussion during Creating the Feminist Archive Means: Facing the Real to the Most Extent, Bring In Take Out Feminist Archive, Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, 9th March, 2012 What brought us together is on the one hand my work

Olia Lialina: Agatha Appeares, net-art

women behaving badly

Women behaving badly, public discussion during Creating the Feminist Archive Means: Facing the Real to the Most Extent, Bring In Take Out Feminist Archive, Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, 9th March, 2012 What brought us together is on the one hand my work

Dying in the Digital Age: The Net Never Forgets

digital death

Ida Hiršenfelder: Digitalna smrt. Splet nikoli ne pozabi / Digital Death. The Net Never Forgets lecture was produced on the invitation of Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana in the context of Igor Štromajer Make Love, Not Art. exhibition

Dying in the Digital Age: The Net Never Forgets

digital death

Ida Hiršenfelder: Digitalna smrt. Splet nikoli ne pozabi / Digital Death. The Net Never Forgets lecture was produced on the invitation of Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana in the context of Igor Štromajer Make Love, Not Art. exhibition

sanela jahić | cerebral values of mechanic beauty

A text written for a publication Passengers from the Absolute to the Relative by Sanela Jahić. The artist deals with the boundaries and dynamics of contemporary painting practices in relation to her mechanical image-making machines. Passengers from the Absolute to the Relative

sanela jahić | cerebral values of mechanic beauty

A text written for a publication Passengers from the Absolute to the Relative by Sanela Jahić. The artist deals with the boundaries and dynamics of contemporary painting practices in relation to her mechanical image-making machines. Passengers from the Absolute to the Relative

trevor paglen | a hidden landscape

Trevor Paglen marked the opening of the new Aksioma Project Space with a very concise exhibition of four projects from his wide-spread artistic research on landscapes and phenomena that are hidden from the public view and work in the heterogeneous

trevor paglen | a hidden landscape

Trevor Paglen marked the opening of the new Aksioma Project Space with a very concise exhibition of four projects from his wide-spread artistic research on landscapes and phenomena that are hidden from the public view and work in the heterogeneous

powered by ljudmila

Retrospective exhibition Powered by Ljudmila at City Gallery Ljubljana has presented the role and activities of an important local centre of media art creation and a think tank for implementation of new technologies in the field of culture Ljubljana digital

powered by ljudmila

Retrospective exhibition Powered by Ljudmila at City Gallery Ljubljana has presented the role and activities of an important local centre of media art creation and a think tank for implementation of new technologies in the field of culture Ljubljana digital

brida | change the colour!

The exhibition Change the Colour! / Zamenjaj barvo! was a retrospective exhibition by BridA Collective. It highlighted its complex presentation and the historical overview of its activities, including paintings, fine art prints, video works and intermedia projects produced between 2005

brida | change the colour!

The exhibition Change the Colour! / Zamenjaj barvo! was a retrospective exhibition by BridA Collective. It highlighted its complex presentation and the historical overview of its activities, including paintings, fine art prints, video works and intermedia projects produced between 2005

glej theatre | 40 years

I was invited by the editor of the reader to research the early usage of video and electronic media at Glej Theatre for the 40th Anniversary of the theatre. [text title] Video in televizija (in cel hudič šaradasti) [title] GLEJ,

glej theatre | 40 years

I was invited by the editor of the reader to research the early usage of video and electronic media at Glej Theatre for the 40th Anniversary of the theatre. [text title] Video in televizija (in cel hudič šaradasti) [title] GLEJ,

sektor ž

Sektor Ž is a monthly radio show dedicated to feminist politics, culture and art. It gets broadcasted every 2nd Saturday at 12 am on alternative radio station Radio Študent 89.3MHz in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The archive of the show before June

sektor ž

Sektor Ž is a monthly radio show dedicated to feminist politics, culture and art. It gets broadcasted every 2nd Saturday at 12 am on alternative radio station Radio Študent 89.3MHz in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The archive of the show before June

Spomenik revoluciji, Podgarić

monuments of the revolution

Landscape Minimalism in SFRJ: Reinterpreted Monuments, lecture presented at Aesthetic Communities and Contextual Translation of Communal Art, 5th Summer Seminars for Art Curators, Yerevan, Armenia, 17th August, 2010. Specific party policy on artistic expression in Socialist Federative Republic of Yugoslavia

Spomenik revoluciji, Podgarić

monuments of the revolution

Landscape Minimalism in SFRJ: Reinterpreted Monuments, lecture presented at Aesthetic Communities and Contextual Translation of Communal Art, 5th Summer Seminars for Art Curators, Yerevan, Armenia, 17th August, 2010. Specific party policy on artistic expression in Socialist Federative Republic of Yugoslavia

lara badurina | added value

Added Value [Dodana vrijednost] was a mass media intervention by Lara Badurina who questions the system of value in contemporary society in regards to art, mass media, design, advertisement and industrial objects. I have collaborated with Badurina as a text

lara badurina | added value

Added Value [Dodana vrijednost] was a mass media intervention by Lara Badurina who questions the system of value in contemporary society in regards to art, mass media, design, advertisement and industrial objects. I have collaborated with Badurina as a text

lara badurina | new series

Recreating the original II – New series The work of Lara Badurina will be shown through two series. The first is entitled Series and has been a work in progress since 2006, while the second series was named after the

lara badurina | new series

Recreating the original II – New series The work of Lara Badurina will be shown through two series. The first is entitled Series and has been a work in progress since 2006, while the second series was named after the

who if not us? when if not now?

This was one of the easiest texts to write. Not for its lack of complexity, because it was litterally poured into me by an inspiering Croatian artist and an astonishing mentor Ivan Ladislav Galeta, one of the pioneers of computer

who if not us? when if not now?

This was one of the easiest texts to write. Not for its lack of complexity, because it was litterally poured into me by an inspiering Croatian artist and an astonishing mentor Ivan Ladislav Galeta, one of the pioneers of computer

art-area

Art-Area is an hour long radio show about contemporary visual art and art practice. It is dedicated to following, debating, commenting current art events at the local and international level. The show is mainly conducted in Slovenian language with occasional

art-area

Art-Area is an hour long radio show about contemporary visual art and art practice. It is dedicated to following, debating, commenting current art events at the local and international level. The show is mainly conducted in Slovenian language with occasional

orozje.com / trash for trash

At the time the domane http://www.orozje.com (www.weapons.com) was not yet taken. We subverted the casual way in which violence is presented online, appearing without any context or indication of the violence that it brings. The subtitle of the project Trash

orozje.com / trash for trash

At the time the domane http://www.orozje.com (www.weapons.com) was not yet taken. We subverted the casual way in which violence is presented online, appearing without any context or indication of the violence that it brings. The subtitle of the project Trash