Eva Petrič / One size fits all...
»ONE SIZE FITS ALL …«
Does love have cholesterol?
Festival of love 2009
Ptuj Regional Museum, vaulted basement hall
27.3. - 11.4.2009
born 1983, Kranj, Slovenia, currently lives in Vienna, Austria
2002 high level IB art program UNIS New York City
2005 graduated cum laude from psychology and visual art at Webster University Vienna
2008 beginning MFA study in new media at Transart Institute New York and Danube University Krems under the mentorship of Lucien Clergue for photography, prof. arch. Boris Podrecca for spatial art and scriptwriter and film director Marco Bechis for film
Currently artist of the Suppan Contemporary Gallery, Habsburgergasse 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Member of the Kuenstlerhaus Vienna
2001-2002 Cooper Union School of Art, New York City grant for selected highschool students
2002 UNIS Art Award, New York City
2006 the Čižek award for the best short digital video in 2006 in Slovenia (Naj digič 2006).
2006 two grants from the Film Foundation of Slovenia
2008 "Art critics' choice" for February 2008, by the Association of the Slovenian Art Critics.
2008, Third prize at The annual juried photographic show, May Gallery, St. Louis, USA
2008, Artist of the month for June/July of the website of Art Lab, Hilger Gallery, Vienna, Austria
2007 book of poetry This space is a box, illustrated with her art photographs, the Drava publishing house, Klagenfurt, Austria.
2009 her first novel They all ate sushi, in Slovene and English language, Didakta, Radovljica, Slovenia.
Her visual art was presented at ten solo exhibitions (five in Vienna, Austria, one in New York City and four in Slovenia), at fourteen group exhibitions (twelve in Austria, one in Slovenia, one in St. Louis, USA) and at five international contemporary art fairs (Prague, Czech republic in 2007, Rome, Milano and Bolzano, Italy in 2008, Zuerich, Switzerland 2008).