𝙄𝙣 𝘾𝙤𝙣𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙖𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨: 𝘾𝙤𝙢𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝙤𝙛 𝙎𝙪𝙗𝙟𝙚𝙘𝙩𝙨 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙈𝙚𝙖𝙣𝙞𝙣𝙜𝙨
JV Durina’s new performance piece 𝙄𝙣 𝘾𝙤𝙣𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙖𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨: 𝘾𝙤𝙢𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝙤𝙛 𝙎𝙪𝙗𝙟𝙚𝙘𝙩𝙨 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙈𝙚𝙖𝙣𝙞𝙣𝙜𝙨 will premiere at Kunsthalle Bratislava on Saturday January 28th 2023 at 6 pm. With very special guests, French interdisciplinary artist Pauline Canavesio aka BORA and Czech artist Ondřej Kubeš. The performance responds to and takes place at Paul Maheke’s exhibition “You and I” at Kunsthalle Bratislava.
Romeo & Hellion “Additional Feel: MAD CITY” at National Gallery Prague
Jan Durina and Miriama Kardošová are thrilled to announce their new collaborative 𝗥𝗼𝗺𝗲𝗼 & 𝗛𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗼𝗻 performance 𝑨𝒅𝒅𝒊𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝑭𝒆𝒆𝒍: 𝑴𝑨𝑫 𝑪𝑰𝑻𝒀 at the National Gallery Prague on June 22 2022 (8 pm).
Photograph by Natália Zajačiková
Jan Durina 〜 Racing Thoughts @ Tabacka Gallery
You are cordially invited to the exhibition Racing Thoughts at Tabacka Gallery in Kosice, Slovakia.
OPENING: April 8 2022 / 6 PM
EXHIBITION DURATION: April 9 2022 – May 13 2022
Miznúce telo / Disappearing Body
You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition Disappearing Body at The Schaubmar Mill (Slovak National Gallery) in Pezinok (Slovakia) on Saturday, October 9 2021.
Curator: Lucia Gavulová
Authors / collectives: Björnsonova, Jan Durina, Robert Gabris, Ján Gašparovič, Matej Gavula, Ludmila Hrachovinová, Katarína Hrušková, Paula Malinowska, Marína Abramovič Po Sebe Neupratuje, Milan Mazúr, Adam Novota, Jozef Pilát, Renáta Pintérová, Dušan Prekop, Viktória Revická, Denisa Slavkovská, Tatiana Takáčová, Martin Toldy, Dana Tomečková
Poster design by Rudolf Vychovalý
𝖂𝖍𝖊𝖓 𝕬𝖑𝖑 𝖂𝖊𝖊𝖕𝖎𝖓𝖌 𝕯𝖗𝖎𝖊𝖘 ~* 𝕷𝖎𝖘𝖙𝖊𝖓𝖎𝖓𝖌 𝖋𝖔𝖗 𝕲𝖊𝖓𝖊𝖗𝖆𝖙𝖎𝖔𝖓𝖆𝖑 𝕲𝖗𝖎𝖊𝖋
PEEL (my tendance was never meant to be a scar)
You are cordially invited to the opening of Jan Durina’s curatorial project for A.M.180 Gallery ∾∾∾ “P𝘦𝘦l (my t𝘦ndance was never meant to be a scar)” ∾∾∾ presenting the work of artists Pauline Canavesio, Luna Faye Naumer Mateos, Sedami Gracia Elvis Theodor Ophelia Azilinon, Miriama Kardošová, Eliška Konečná, Dominika Moravčíková, Sarahsson and Dominik Styk.
～ OPENING ～ 15 / 07 / 2021 ∾ 6 pm ─ 9 pm
～ EXHIBITION DURATION ～ 16 / 07 / 2021 ─ 20 / 08 / 2021
This project has been supported using public funds provided by Slovak Arts Council and AVU (Academy of Fine Arts in Prague)
HMLA @ FOG Gallery Bratislava
Jan Durina’s photograph is a part of the upcoming group exhibition Hmla curated by Zuzana Lapitková and Dušan Kochol at The FOG Gallery in Bratislava.
Exhibiting artists: Andrej Balco, Leontína Berková, Jan Durina, Dominika Gesicka, Jana Hojstričová, Leon Höllhumer, Ján Kekeli, Dušan Kochol, Ľuboš Kotlár, Gábor Arion Kudász, Lenka L. Lukačovičová, Dita Pepe, Silvia and Bart Pogoda, Eliška Sky, Olja Triaška Stefanovič
When All Weeping Dries ~*
Today at 7pm CEST Bratislava BAK
Summer Spring School are premiering collaborative sound piece by Dominika Moravčíková and Jan Durina When All Weeping Dries ~* Listening for Generational Grief. Sound mixing and mastering by Ink Midget.
The 2021 Bratislava BAK Summer Spring School, titled Art During Death, is a five-part series of podcasts, audio artworks, lectures, and radio plays from artists, theorists, and other cultural practitioners who have assembled a collective soundscape, driven by the urgencies brought about by the global Covid-19 pandemic.
Oskar Cepan Award 2019 catalogue Out Now
The beautiful bilingual Oskar Cepan Award 2019 catalogue is finally out! With impressive graphic concept by Peter Liška and intimate texts by the project’s director Lucia Gavulová, exhibition curator Václav Janoščík and many more. Special thank you to Reece Cox for writing such detailed, reflective profound text about “Cute & Tragic”.
Download available at www.oskarcepan.sk
If you are interested in printed version – please contact email@example.com
Photographs: Kvet Nguyen
Jan Durina on the cover of FLASH ART CZ&SK
Detail of Jan Durina’s textile piece “Darling Ninja Thorax” on the cover of Flash Art Czech & Slovak Edition No.58! In their “Reduce/Reuse/Recycle/Restore” issue you can find a four-page profile about Jan Durina’s work written by Lenore Jurkyová accompanied with poem by Tamara Antonijević.
Jan Durina’s ‘Cute & Tragic’ at Bratislava Design Week 2020
DEVIL NINJA THORAX at Month of Photography Bratislava
Jan Durina’s exhibition DEVIL NINJA THORAX is now available to see at the Central European House of Photography (Prepoštská 4, Bratislava, Slovakia). The exhibition has been supported using public funds provided by Slovak Arts Council. Thank you!
Ephemeral Harms – Holy Wood
‘Holy Wood’ is the first single from the new album of Jan Durina’s music project Ephemeral Harms. The official video was directed by ROMEO & HELLION (Jan Durina & Miriama Kardošová) in collaboration with Director of Photography Zsolt Szabó. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
Jan Durina’s work illustrates the new issue of KAPITÁL
The new issue of the Slovak newspaper Kapitál is OUT NOW illustrated by photographs and drawings by Jan Durina!
HUMANTHIRST at ACUD Galerie in Berlin
“HUMANTHIRST”, a collaborative exhibition project of Jan Durina and french multimedia artist Pauline Canavesio AKA BORA is on display at ACUD GALERIE in Berlin until February 20 2020. The exhibition links Durina’s and Canavesio’s artworks in the form of video, sculpture, textile, photography, drawing and sound art. Curated by Diane Esnault. MORE INFORMATION
LIPTOV: HOME AND EXILE (Influential Visual Artists since 1950s)
Jan Durina’s photographs are a part of the new permanent exhibition “LIPTOV: HOME AND EXILE (Influential Visual Artists since 1950s)” of Liptov Gallery of Peter Michal Bohúň in Liptovsky Mikulas (Slovakia) curated by Zuzana Gažíková and Richard Gregor.
“Stories of (After) Life” at Nitrianska Galeria
You are cordially invited to the group exhibition “Stories of (After) Life” curated by Ľudmila Kasaj Poláčková at Nitrianska Galéria in Nitra, Slovakia.
EXHIBITION DURATION: 13 December 2019 – 29 March 2020
Exhibition of finalists of the Oskár Čepan Award 2019
Exhibition of finalists of the Oskár Čepan Award 2019 opens on November 8 2019 at Východoslovenská galéria in Košice! MORE INFORMATION
SCHOOL OF HARMS at KLOSTERRUINE BERLIN on July 20 2019
You are cordially invited to the premiere of a music performance “SCHOOL OF HARMS” by Tamara Antonijevic, Jan Durina, Henrike Kohpeiß and Philipp Wüschner at KLOSTERRUINE BERLIN on July 20 2019. The event is curated by Christopher Weickenmeier.
“EPHEMERAL HARMS” album OUT NOW
Jan Durina’s music project EPHEMERAL HARMS has just released its debut album.
Jan Durina is a finalist of The Oskár Čepan Award 2019
Jan Durina has been selected as a finalist of The Oskár Čepan Award 2019. Thank you to the jury and congratulations to all the fellow finalists. MORE INFORMATION
Jan Durina – HORAL at Ludovit Fulla Gallery
Jan Durina’s solo exhibition “HORAL” is on display at Ludovit Fulla Gallery in Ruzomberok (Slovakia) between February 28th 2019 and May 12th 2019. The exhibition is curated by Zuzana Gažíková from The Slovak National Gallery.
More information about the exhibition HERE.
Jan Durina “Horal” at LUDOVIT FULLA GALLERY in Ruzomberok (Slovakia)
You are cordially invited to the opening of Jan Durina’s solo exhibition “HORAL” at Ludovit Fulla Gallery in Ruzomberok on February 28th 2019. The exhibition is curated by Zuzana Gažíková.
HRÁDOCKÝ VÝBER at Rumanský Art Centre in Liptovský Mikuláš
You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition “HRÁDOCKÝ VÝBER” at Rumanský Art Centre in Liptovský Mikuláš (Slovakia) on Friday, August 24th 2018. Exhibiting Artists: Jan Durina, Ondrej Job & David Kalata. The exhibition runs until November 16th 2018.
SEXPOSED – Uncensored at Galerie Školská in Prague
Jan Durina’s recent works are included in the exhibition ‘SEXPOSED – Uncensored’ at Galerie Školská in Prague. More information HERE
Jan Durina HORAL 2/3 Performance at Hosek Contemporary Berlin
Jan Durina featured in the November issue of ARTIKL Magazine
Jan Durina is a cover artist of the “GENDER” issue of Czech magazine ARTIKL, available for free everywhere in Prague.
The exhibition OYSTER! opens on February 28th 2016
You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition Oyster! on Sunday, February 28th, 2016 at 4 pm. Oyster! – February 29th, 2016 – May 15th, 2016 / ZOYA MUSEM, Elesko wine park, Modra, Slovakia
Artists: Jan Durina, Svetlana Fialová, Monika Pascoe Mikyšková, Zuzana Žabková
Curated by Jiri Svestka
The exhibition STUDIES is extended for 12 more days!
STUDIES in Jiri Svestka Gallery Berlin
You are cordially invited to the opening of Jan Durina’s exhbition STUDIES at Jiri Svestka Gallery Berlin on September 18th, 2015.
Jan Durina on Instagram
Follow Jan Durina’s visual diary on Instagram here