Aleksander Velišček

Aleksander Velišček

Born 1982 in Šempeter pri Gorici, Slovenia.
2010 BA of Painting and Visual Arts, Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia, Venice (Italy)
He lives and works between Nova Gorica (Slovenia) and Milan (Italy).


in residence

2015
Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore, Italy
VIR Viafarini-In-Residence. Viafarini DOCVA, Milan, Italy

2010-2011
Atelier Bevilacqua la Masa; Venice, Italy




awards

2012
Premio Mariuccia Paracchi Testori , Associazione Casa Testori , Milan , Italy




solo exhibitions

2017

Difetto moderno\ Modern Flaw, curated by Francesca Lazzarini, MLZ Art Dep, Trieste, Italy


gullivers, curated by Obalne galerije Piran, Loža gallery, Koper, Slovenia



2016

L’aperto – Un Sabato Testoriano, curated by Marta Cereda, Casa Museo Giovanni Testori, Novate Milanese
, Italy

2015

gullivers, curated by Aurora Fonda, Galleria A+A, Venice, Italy




group exhibitions

2018
Arte Fiera, MLZ Art Dep, Bologna, Italy


2017
Art Verona, MLZ Art Dep, Verona, Italy


A brene vierte / A briglia sciolta, curated by Michele Bazzana & Angelo Bertani, Associazion cultural Colonos, Colonos, Italy


Trigger party, Fondazione Malutta, Marselleria, Milan, Italy


Perpendicular by Fondazione Malutta, Parallel Vienna, Sigmund Freud Universitat, Vienna, Austria
La costruzione di un errore-Seminario, Fondazione Malutta, Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy


Confinis, curated by Marco Tagliafierro e Asilo Bianco, Villa Nigra, Miasino, Italy


Lo specchio, il bersaglio – Ogledalo, tarča, curated by Francesca Lazzarini e Stefano Cerrato, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Ljubljana, Slovenia
farsi fiamma – Palazzo Paternolli / Gorizia, livestreaming: www.periscope.tv, curated by Aleksander Velišček e Chiara Pradella, Gorizia, Italy


De Rerum Natura, curated by Marginalia Museum, Open Gallery Lugano, Camera F, Lugano, Switzerland
Opening Collezione Malutta e Black market, Monitor Gallery, Rome, Italy


Malutta Foundation, Tulla Culture Center, Tirana, Albania

2016

Biennale Architettura Venezia 2016, curated by Fondazione Malutta e Albanian Pavilion, Albanian Pavilion, Venice, Italy


This is today, curated by Aurora Fonda, Portoroz Monfort, Portoroz, Slovenia
I 1000, Garibaldi event, curated by Fondazione Malutta, Finestra illuminata, Venice, Italy


ArtVerona 2016, MLZ Art Dep, Verona, Italy


Stories from the Edge, curated by Nayari Castillo, Kate Howlett-Jones, Francesca Lazzarini e Nika Rukavina, Galerija Kortil, Rijeka, Croatia
14. festival Art Stays – Politic(s), Ptuj, Slovenia
Stories from the Edge, curated by Bucher-Trantow Kathrin, Nayari Castillo, Kate Howlett-Jones e Francesca Lazzarini, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Corrispondenze d’arte, curated by Lorenzo Michelli, Museo Revoltella, Trieste, Italy


Contexto-Arte Contemporanea, curated by  Casa Testori, Edolo, Italy


International Mail Art award & exhibition, curated by Vanja Mervič e Katarina Brešan, Museum of Nova Gorica, Castello Kromberk, Slovenia  

2015
Open Studio, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
Slovenian Pavilion, curated by Gianluca D’Incà Levis, Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore. Italy


Open Studio, curated by Simone Frangi, Viafarini, Milan, Italy


Rob Pruitt’s Flea Market, curated by Tommaso Speretta, A plus A, Venice, Italy


Esperienza e Povertà della Guerra, curated by Aurora Fonda, Villa Manin, Codroipo, Italy



2014
Shit & Die, curated by M. Cattelan e Ben Salah-Papini, Palazzo Cavour, Turin, Italy


Generacije, curated by di Slovensko Društvo Likovnih Kritikov e Muzej Velenje, Velenje, Slovenia
Se il dubbio nello spazio è dello spazio, a cura di Nemanja Cvijanović e Maria Adele Del Vecchio, Macro, Rome, Italy


La bolla, curated byi A plus A, Independens, Art Verona, Italy


Art Kontakt Festival, curated by Andi Tepelena, Gjirokaster Castle, Albania
Cult of personality. Leading personality disease, curated by Francesca Lazzarini e Marco Lorenzetti, MLZ Art Dep, Trieste, Italy


Toilet project, curated by Lucija Smodiš e Društvo rezidenza Maistrova, Maribor, Slovenia
Il lavorio dell’anima. Passaggi di pittura a Nordest, curated by Alice Ginaldi, Galleria Cart, Milan, Italy




2012

Giorni felici, Casa Testori, Novate Milanese, Italy


Brda Contemporary Music Festival, curated by Zlatko Kaučič e Atej Tuta, Goriška Brda, Slovenia
Notebooks, curated by Rave Residency, Independents, Art Verona, Verona, Italy


No Beast So Fierce,curated by A. Bruciati, D. Capra, F. Mazzonelli, A. Zanchetta, BonelliArte, Canneto sull’Oglio, Italy


Lunar Park, Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy



2011
Art Stays, European Academies project, Ptuj, Slovenia
Lost in Painting II, curated by Carlo Sala, Pieve di Soligo, Italy


Open 3, curated by Bert Theis e Saledocks, Magazzini del Sale, Venice, Italy


Open Studios, Palazzetto Tito, Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy


Essay, curated by Accademia di Belle Arti e Bevilacqua La Masa, Magazzini del Sale, Venice, Italy




2010
A+A Hotel International, curated by Domitilla Musella, A plus A, Venice, Italy


In Chartis Mevaniae, curated by F. Troiani e C. Sala, Museo Civico, Bevagna, Italy


Laboratorio Aperto di Pittura e Disegno, curated by C. Di Raco, I. D’Agostino, D. M. Papa, Magazzini del Sale, Venice, Italy


Canvas! Alcune idee sulla pittura, curated by C. Sala, Museo Cima, Conegliano, Italy



2009
Real Presence, curated by D. Denegri e B. Tomic, Kuća legata, Belgrade, Serbia
Nuovi orizzonti in Laguna, curated by I. D’Agostino, Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural Borges, Argentina
TrasFigurazione, Centro d’Arte San Vidal, Venice, Italy


Collettiva Herion 45°25’31’’N 12°19’23’’, Chiesa dei Santi Cosma e Damiano, Venice, Italy




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 Aleksander Velišček, Franz Kafka  2017, mixed media, cm 111,5 x 95,5
 Aleksander Velišček, Studio per un Gulliver (Italo Svevo) 2017, oil on canvas, cm 50 x 40 each
 Aleksander Velišček, Hanna Arendt 2016, mixed media cm 109 x 93 x 6,5
 Aleksander Velišček S.Hessel   2014, mixed media, cm 109 x 78
 Aleksander Velišček, G.Testori   2015, mixed media, cm 110 x 80