Jure Markota

 

Jure Markota was born in 1985 in Slovenj Gradec. After finishing Grammar School in 2004, he enrolled in the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana in the Sculpture programme. His mentors were Dušan Tršar, Lujo Vodopivec, Jože Barši and Alen Ožbolt. He graduated at the Academy for Fine Arts and Design under the mentorship of Professor A. Ožbolt with a graduation thesis entitled “Time is Money”. During his studies he collaborated with many Slovenian artists as their assistant: he worked with Mirsad Begić creating a scenography; put together an exhibition with Dragica Čadež and Alen Ožbolt; and developed ideas with To­bias Putrih. Besides sculpting, he is also engaged in painting, graphic design, architecture and newer media. He participated in many exhibitions, symposiums and competitions and collaborated at international video festivals.

EDUCATION:

2000 – 2004 / Gimnazija Slovenj Gradec / SI

2004 – 2011 / ALUO / Ljubljana / SI

2007 – / / FA / Ljubljana / SI

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

solo exhibitions marked with *

Kronos / Andeški hram / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2006

Pervo delo moje”/ KGLU / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2007

2008

Electric rats dream video dreams”/ Celje/ Slovenia 2007 in 2008

ArtNetLab: Video Match 08 / Kiberpipa / Ljubljana / Slovenia 2008

Year selection ALUO / Mestna galerija 2/ Ljubljana / Slovenia / 2008

Quoting Contemporariness / Universal Cube Spinnerei / Leipzig / Germany 2009

2010

Time is money”/ Mala galerija – KGLU / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia 2010 *

Play me I am yours” / Pecs / Hungary / 2010

2011

Geld / Kunstverein Kärnten / Celovec / Austria / 2011

Start Point Slovenia / Miklova Hiša / Ribnica / Slovenia / 2011

Icons of globalized world / Alt galerija / Beograd / Serbia / 2011

2012

Struktur und Immaterialität / Kunstverein Kärnten / Klagenfurt / Austria / 2012

Zeitgeist | Duh časa / Centralna postaja / Maribor / Slovenia / 2012 *

Trenutek . Augenblick . Moment / KGLU / Slovenia / 2012

Umetnost sanjarjenja / Miklova hiša / Ribnica / Slovenia / 2012

Maribor 2012: UF, INDUSTRIJA / Mati fabrika / Ravne / Slovenia / 2012

2013

Za lastno odgovornost / Galerija Ravne / Slovenia/ 2013 *

Oko in roka / KGLU / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2013

Transfer > Slovenia”/ European House -Schafhof / Freising / Germany / 2013

Interference metafor / MPIK / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2013

2014

Prostor in čas / Galerija A. Trstenjak / Ljutomer / Slovenia / 2014 *

Procesi / Raum AU / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2014

Pogled 7 / Galerija B. Jakac – Lamutov salon / Kostanjevica na Krki / Slovenia / 2014

12 Prostorov / KGLU / Sl. Gradec / Slovenia / 2014

Distinkcije / Galerija Velenje / Slovenia / 2014

 

INTERNATIONAL SYPOSIUMS AND RESIDENCY

Public formations marked with *

Glagoljska staza / Baška / Isle Krk / Croatia / 2007 *

Montraker / Vrsar / Croatia / 2007 *

Sculptor Symposium /St. Veit and Glein / Austria / 2008 *

Muhu / Isle Muhu / Estonia / 2008

Trimo urban crash workshop z Danom Rossendalom / Slovenia / 2009

Play me I am yours / Pecs / Hungary / 2010 *

Makett Labor / Budimpešta / Hungary / 2011

Solar Symposium / St. Veit / Austria / 2011 *

A&D Symposium / Sirnitz / Austria / 2012 *

Bedrock / Krastal / Austria / 2012 *

H. Hemma Symposium / Sirnitz / Austria / 2013 *

Transfer > Slovenia” residency / European House -Schafhof / Freising / Germany / 2013

Day of dialogue with Regina Jose Galindo / East Village Artist Residency 2014 / Italy / 2014

Who the f*** is Otto / Krastal / Austria / 2014 *

AWARDS AND STIPENDS

Best picture award” / Eurosport / 1. prize for best picture/ 2003

Stipend of town Slovenj Gradec “Fondacija Karla Pečka” / Slovenj Gradec / Slovenia / 2005-2009

Academy award for special achievements in study year 2008 / ALUO / Ljubljana / SI / 2008

Final selection “Trimo urban crash” projekt Metelkova 2009 / Ljubljana / Slovenia / 2009

3. prize for urban competition / Mozirje / Slovenia / 2009

1. prize for Kiosk / Kino Šiška / Architecture competition / Ljubljana / Slovenia / 2011

Prize of RS – education praxis in 2013 / Vrtec Vodmat / Ljubljana / SI / 2013

Transfer > Slovenia / EU House -Schafhof / stipend / Freising / Nemčija / 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KONTAKT

Jure Markota

Šentjanž 104

2373 Šentjanž pri Dravogradu

Slovenija, EU

 

email: jure.markota@gmail.com

tel.: 0038631808637