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Damir Očko to present Croatia at the Venice Biennale


The jury in charge for the selection of Croatian participation at the next edition of the Venice Biennale decided Damir Očko's project Studies on Shivering: Third Level curated by Marc Bembekoff which includes his existing works and latest  film production.

Damir Očko was born in Zagreb, Croatia, in 1977.

He has exhibited at Collection Lambert, Avignon (2014), Centre d'art contemporain la Halle des Bouchers, Vienne, France, Kunsthalle Wien (2014), Vienna, Austria (2014), FRAC le Plateau, Paris, France (2014), MUDAM, Luxembourg (2013), Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France (2012), L'école supérieure d'arts & médias de Caen, France (2012), Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Germany (2011), Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz, AT (2014).

On the occasion of this last solo exhibition a book entitled Damir Očko - Studies on Shivering has been published by Verlag für moderne Kunst, Nürnber, with texts by Marc Bembekoff, Branka Benčić and Damir Očko himself.

His work is also in many public collection such as Luis Vuitton Fondation for Creation, Paris, France, FRAC le Plateau, Paris, France, CNAP - Centre national des arts plastiques, Paris, France, MUDAM, Luxembourg.