Jasmina Cibic (b.Ljubljana 1979)

2003–2006 MA in Fine Art, Goldsmiths College London

1998–2003 Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia



2022  Most Favoured Nations, curated by Marijana Schneider, Museum der Moderne Salzburg



2021  Stagecraft – Une mise en scène du pouvoir, curated by Matthieu Lelièvre, Musée d’art contemporain de Lyon
2021  The Palace, curated by Agnieszka Pindera, Museum Sztuki Łodz
2020  The Foundation of Endeavour, curated by Igor Španjol, Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, Ljubljana
2019  Spielraum, curated by Alenka Gregorič, Tobačna 001, Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana
2019 An atmosphere of Joyful Contemplation, curated by Ainslie Roddick, CCA Glasgow
2019 The Pleasure of Expense, curated by Sophia Hao, Cooper Gallery, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design – University of Dundee
2018  Everything that You Desire and Nothing that You Fear, curated by Cheryl Sim, DHC/ART Montreal
2018 This Machine Builds Nations, curated by Alessandro Vincentelli, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art Newcastle
2018 Everything We Do Today will Look Heroic in the Future, curated by Laura Amann and Jen Kratochvil, The Significant Other, Vienna
2017  NADA, curated Ana Frangovska, Jasna Jakšić and Vesna Meštrić, National Gallery of Macedonia, Skopje
2017 The Spirit of Our Needs, curated by Katia Baudin, Kunstmuseen Krefeld House Esters
2017 The Nation Loves It, curated by Dawn Williams, Crawfrod Gallery Cork
2017 A Shining City on a Hill, curated by Juliana Engberg, Space O, Aarhus 2017, Aarhus
2017 Theatrum Philsophicum, curated by Ali Akay, Acikekran Gallery, Istanbul
2017 Topical Devices, Northampton Contemporary
2017 Firm Foundations, Gallery Zak Branicka Berlin
2016 Tear Down and Rebuild, Esker Foundation, Calgary
2016 NADA: Act I, curated by Jasna Jakšić, Vjenceslav Richter Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb
2016 Building Desire, curated by Branka Benčič, Apoteka, Vodnjan
2015 Building Desire, curated by Gordana Nikolić, Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina
2015 Tear Down and Rebuild, curated by Una Popović, Salon of the Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade
2015 Give Expression to Common Desires, curated by Anna Gritz, MGLC Ljubljana
2015 The Nation Loves It, curated by Rona Kopeczky, Ludwig Museum Budapest
2015 Spielraum, Onomatopee, Eindhoven
2014 Fruits of Our Land, Saw Gallery, Ottawa
2014 Fruits of Our Land, LMAK Projects, New York
2013 For Our Economy and Culture, the Slovenian Pavilion at the 55th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia
2012 Situation Anophthalmus hitleri, Salon 2012, European Capital of Culture, Slovenia
2011 The Object of the Spectacle, Škuc Gallery, curated by Tevž Logar, Ljubljana




Bigger than Myself: Heroic Voices from ex Yugoslavia, curated by Zdenka Badovinac
MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome
18th Tallin Print Triennial, curated by Róna Kopeczky
Jarman Award Touring, Whitechapel Gallery, MAC Belfast, Nottingham Contemporary, Towner Eastbourne, Spike Island, LUX Scotland, G39 Cardiff
Intensive Places, Tallinn Photomonth, Tallinn, curated by Ana Bitkina and Maria Veits
EKO Triennial, curated by Alessandro Vincentelli, Maribor
39th EVA International, curated by Merve Elveren, Limerick


The ABC of Bauhaus, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld
Going South, 30th Memorial of Nadežda Petrović, Serbia
37th Dokfest Kassel, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel
3rd Industrial Biennial, curated by Branka Benčič, Rijeka


Tear Down, curated by Sonja Jankov, Gallery of Contemporary Art Pančevo
Steirischer Herbst, special artist commission, curated by Ekaterina Degot, Graz
Real Beauty, curated by Oriol Fontdevila, ADN Platform, Barcelona
12th Kaunas Biennial, special artist commission, Vytautas the Great War Museum, Kaunas
54th Zagreb Salon, HDLU Zagreb


No Looking Back, Okay?, curated by Simona Vidmar, UGM Maribor
Toward a Concrete Utopia, organised by Martino Stierli, curated by Vladimir Kulić, MOMA New York
Jarman Award Touring, Whitechapel Gallery, MAC Belfast, Nottingham Contemporary, Towner Art Gallery, Spike Island, Glasgow Film Theatre, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Turner Contemporary, Exeter Phoenix, FACT Liverpool, Firstsite Colchester, G39 Cardiff, HOME Manchester
Stranger Than Paradise, curated by Tevž Logar and Eva Riebova, Meet Factory, Prague
Vice Versa, curated by Jen Kratochvill and Laura Amann, Prague
Marvellous Cacophony, 57th October Salon, curated by Danielle and Gunar Kvaran, Belgrade
Volatile Dreams, Kunstmuseum Ahlen and Marta Herford
Unsettlement, curated by Charlotte Day, Shelley Mc Spedden and Elise Routledge, MUMA Monash University Museum of Art


Symptoms of Society, curated by Alenka Gregorič, Zhejiang Museum of Art, Hangzhou and Guangdong Museum of Art, China
Open Frame Award, Wiesbaden Museum of Art
Charlottenborg Spring Exhibition, Best international artist award, Charlottenborg Fonden, Copenhagen
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil – Where do we go from here?, curated by Alessandro Vincentelli, tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam
Aéroports /Villes-Mondes, curated by Franck Bauchard, Gaîté Lyrique, Paris
Videonale e.V., Kunstmuseum Bonn
Casebooks, curated by Michael Maziere, Ambika P3, London


Bartok, Ludwig Museum Budapest
Monitoring, 33. Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest, Kasseler Kunstverein
MAC International, Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast
We are the Centre…, curated by Paul ONeill, The Hessel Museum of Art and the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College
Cold Front from the Balkans, curated by Ali Akay and Alenka Gregorič, Pera Museum, Istanbul
Cinemaniac: Think Film, curated by Branka Benčić, Pula Film Festival, MMC Luka
Terminal P, curated by Franck Bauchard, La Panacee, Montpellier
Beyond the Globe: 8th Triennial of Contemporary Art – U3, curated by Boris Groys, Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana
Low-Budget Utopias, curated by Zdenka Badovinac and Bojana Piškur, Museum of Contemporary Art Ljubljana
Acquisitions 2012–2015, Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad


2005–2015 Crisis and New Beginnings, Museum of Contemporary Art Ljubljana
Was It a Car or a Cat I Saw, curated by Vladimir Vidmar, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana
Darker and Darker Grows the Landscape, curated by Benedicte le Pimpec and Isaline Vuille, Le Commun, Geneva
Demented Architecture, curated by Aaron Lister, City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Art and Authority, Museum of Contemporary Art Banja Luka, Bosnia
Heroes We Love, curated by Miško Šuvaković and Simona Vidmar, UGM Maribor


Art and Authority, Museum of Yugoslav History, Belgrade
Black House, curated by Anders Harm, EKKM, Tallinn
Disturbances, International Centre of Graphic Arts Ljubljana
Open Frame, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden


Disturbances, European Month of Photography, Musée national d’histoire et d’art, Luxembourg
No One Belongs Here More than You, 54th October Salon, Belgrade
Monitoring, Kulturbahnhof Kassel, 30. Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest, Kassel
U3 – Triennial of Contemporary Art, curated by Nataša Bachelez-Petrešin, Museum of Contemporary Art Ljubljana
30th Biennial of Graphic Arts in Ljubljana, an invited artist project, International Centre of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana


Almost Springtime, 100 years of Slovene Art, Maribor Art Gallery, Slovenia
Strangers in a Strange Land, LMAK Projects, New York
Borderline, Universalmuseum Joanneum Graz, European City of Culture Maribor
No Experience Necessary, Invited International Artist’s Project for Bus-Tops, a project for the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad
Art Lending Library, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, Glasgow



2021     Jarman Award touring programme, Whitechapel gallery etc.
2020     Another way of Looking, Bahrain National Museum
2020     Whitechapel Gallery, London
2019     Fruits of Our Land, Mesto Žensk, Kinoteka, Ljubljana
2019     Solo screening: Nada trilogy, Belvedere 21, Museum of Contemporary Art, Vienna
2019     Les Rencontres Internationales, Louvre, Paris
2019     Les Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2018     Jarman Award touring programme, Whitechapel gallery etc.
2018     SALT, Istanbul
2018     Solo screening: BALTIC Gateshead
2018     Segal Centre Film Festival on Theatre and Performance, New York
2017     Solo screening: Norlandsopera, Umeå
2017     Les Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2017     Up-Close, Whitechapel Gallery, London
2016     Solo screening: Spielraum, CCA Laznia, Gdansk
2016     Solo screening: Artist Cinema, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb
2016     Les Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2016     Les Rencontres Internationales, Gaîté Lyrique, Paris
2015     Solo screening: Igor Zabel Foundation, MSUM+ Ljubljana
2015     Boom Bang, Zagare Capital of Culture, Lithuania
2015     Solo screening: Micropolitics, curated by BLOK, Galerija Nova, Zagreb
2014     O:4W FILM FESTIVAL, Cardiff
2014     Solo screening: 10th Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, Berwick-upon-Tweed
2014     Les Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2014     Art Brussels, Cinema Programme, curated by Katerina Gregos
2014     Solo screening: Capa Contemporary Photography Center, curated by Gabriella Uhl, Budapest
2014     Les Rencontres Internationales, Gaîté Lyrique/Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2014     14th GOEAST – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film, Wiesbaden
2013     CPH:DOX* / Copenhagen Int. Documentary Film Festival
2013     Solo screening: KORO Oslo, Norway
2012     For Our Public, curated by Michelle Deignan, Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana



Film London Jarman Award (2021); Film London Lodestars Award (2021); B3 Ben Award for Best Immersive and Time Based Art, B3 Biennial of the Moving Image (2020); Shortlisted for Film London Jarman Award (2018); Aesthetica Art Prize Shortlist (2017); MAC International Ulster Bank Award Winner (2016); Best International Artist Award Charlottenborg Fonden Copenhagen (2016).



Jasmina Cibic: Airport Projects, 74 pages, English/Slovne; editor: Simona Vidmar; texts: Nataša Petrešin Bachelez, Michelle Deignan, Blaž Križnik; UGM 2009

Jasmina Cibic: For Our Economy and Culture, Pavilion of Slovenia at the 55th Venice Biennial, 374 pages, softcover, English/ Slovene; editors: Tevž Logar and Vladimir Vidmar; texts: Lina Džuverović, Nika Grabar, Petja Grafenauer Blaž Peršin, Jane Rendell, and Suzana Milevska; MGLM Ljubljana 2013

Jasmina Cibic: Building Desire, 103 pages, softcover, English; editor: Gordana Nikolić; texts: Gordana Nikolić, Jasmina Cibic; Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad 2016

Jasmina Cibic: Spielraum, 352 pages, hardcover, English; editors: Jasmina Cibic and Una Popović; texts: Anna Gritz, Rona Kopeczky, Una Popović, Dubravka Sekulić, Jelena Vesić, Alessandro Vincentelli, WHW; DISTANZ/BALTIC 2018

Jasmina Cibic: NADA, 136 pages, hardcover, English/German; editors: Katia Baudin and Constanze Zawadski; texts: Erika Balsom, Katia Baudin, Vladimir Kulić; Kerber Verlag/Kunstmuseen Krefeld 2018