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Adrijan Praznik: Setup Attempt

04 May 2021 > 28 May 2021 Kindly invited to the exhibition "Setup Attempt" by Adrijan Praznik. The exhibition will be open until 28 May 2021.

Adrijan Praznik (1988, Ljubljana) graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana, Department for Painting. Between 2017 and 2018, he was one of the participants of the educational program World of Art, School for Curatorial Practices and Critical Writing. He presented his works in numerous (81) group and solo exhibitions in Slovenia and abroad (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Germany, Serbia, USA …). He works as the artistic director of Simulaker Gallery in Novo mesto within the organization LokalPatriot. LokalPatriot is a partner organization of the project konS, within which he works as a curator and a producer. The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia awarded him with the grant for promising artists (2015 and 2019,). In January 2020, Adrijan Praznik was provided with a residential studio at MGLC Švicarija.

Financial support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia, City Council Ljubljana - Department for Culture.
Thanks to Simon Gmajner, Lovrenc Košenina, Kersnikova Institute, International Centre of Graphic Art (Švicarija) and Forum Ljubljana for the help with the realization of the project. Special thanks goes to Klemen Ilovar for his creative input and engagement.

Photographies of the exhibition by: Nada Žgank.


Thanks to Kemoplast d.o.o. for the material donation.

Adrijan Praznik, THE END, 2019, oil on canvas, 21 x 29,7 cm Setup attempt: white chair, decorated wall Photo: Klemen Ilovar (© Adrijan Praznik) Adrijan Praznik, Anything you can do, you can do better., 2019, iPad keyboard, oil on canvas, about 31 x 21 x 25 cm Photo: Klemen Ilovar (© Adrijan Praznik) Adrijan Praznik, THE WORLD IS COMING TO AN END!, 2019, acrylic and oil on canvas, 46 x 46 cm Setup attempt: 2 fire extinguishers, concrete floor, window, park Tivoli in the background Photo: Klemen Ilovar (© Adrijan Praznik)