Henkel Bestows Young Artists Prize CEE
Adela Jušić is the winner of the Young Artists Prize CEE 2011. Yesterday evening the young woman from Bosnia opened the presentation of art work entitled “Artists in Residence 01/2012” together with Dritan Hyska and Mladen Bundalo. The videos of Adela Jušić were shown, which particularly dealt with the war in her homeland and particularly with the role of women during the conflict.
The exhibition will be held from March 8, 2012 to April 5, 2012 (Monday – Friday 2-6 p.m.) at Galerie ArtPoint, Universitätsstraße 5, 1010 Vienna. For more details refer to www.kulturkontakt.or.at/artpoint
Adela Jušić is the winner of the Henkel Young Artists Prize CEE. This award has been offered since 2002 to artists participating in the Artists-in-Residence Program of KulturKontakt Austria in addition to the main prize, the Henkel Art.Award., and is organized jointly by Henkel Central Eastern Europe and KulturKontakt Austria.
“With this promotional prize we aim to promote young talented artists in the CEE region“, says Günter Thumser, President of Henkel CEE, who is pleased with the high quality of the submitted works of art and the dedication of young up-and-coming artists.
Date of Birth:
October 20th, 1982
Place of Birth:
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Opus ADELA JUŠIĆ
|"I will never talk about the war again"
| 1997 - 2001
|| High school of Applied Arts, Sarajevo|
| 2001 - 2007
|| Academy of Fine Arts, Sarajevo, Printmaking Department|
||Videonale, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany|
||"Decolonial Aesthetics", selected by Marina Grzinic, El Parqueadero, Bogota, Colombia|
||Manifesta 8, selected by Tranzit.org. Murcia, Spain|
||South East European Film Festival, Goethe Institue Los Angeles, Transitland, selected by Kathy Rae Huffman and Vera Mijojlic, Los Angeles, USA|
||"Women personally", curated by Branka Vujanovic, Huizer Museum, Netherlands|
||Solo exhibitiion "In the name of..." in collaboration with Daniel Premec, Gallery Duplex, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina|
||Solo exhibition "Who needs DRNC?", Gallery 10m2, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina|
||Solo exhibition "Deconstrution of the Image", Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina|