web site: www.milicaruzicic.net
Born on February 19th in 1979. in Belgrade.
Currently at the doctoral studies at The Faculty of Fine Arts in Belgrade.
2008. finished postgraduate studies in the class of the professor Mrđan Bajić at FFA, Belgrade
2005. graduated at sculpture department in the class of the professor Mrđan Bajić at FFA, Belgrade.
Groups and initiatives:
2011. started working on the internet video project Čačkalica.
Since 2009. Teaching at the College of Fine and Applied Arts of Professional Studies in Belgrade.
2008-2010. one of 5 members of the independent artistic group working in the space Muzej in Belgrade.
Since 2008. Member of Association of Fine Artists of Serbia.
From 2005 till 2008 Enrolled as teaching assistant at The Faculty of Architecture in Belgrade on the subject Visual Element and Visual Forms.
During 2006/07 one of the members of the Group for Logistical Support which was organizing a serial of public conversations with the title "Talks on Anarchism" in the space of Youth Center of Belgrade.
From 2005-2012. one of the founders and a member of the artists group Dez.org in which was enrolled in organizing exhibition Dez. org ++ in City gallery in Smederevo, and exhibition of members of the group in Corea theater in Lecce, southern Italy.
Solo exhibitions and performances:
2012. "Paintings", gallery of Youth club Skladište, Subotica
2010. "Paintings", gallery of Cultural Center of Belgrade
2010. "Emotional prostheses", gallery of Student Center, Zagreb
2007. "Emotional gadgets" at the gallery of Youth Center of Belgrade
2006. Video works, gallery of Center for Culture in Sopot, Serbia
2006. Three serials, gallery Siemens Art_Lab, Vienna, Austria
2004. "Multi play Me" exhibition and performance "Audio in/out pro." gallery of Youth Center of Belgrade and the Academia club
Relevant group exhibitions:
2012. Dez org., gallery of Youth club Skladište, Subotica
2012. Brisani prostor, gallery 73, Belgrade
2012. Preslišavanje 4, Remont gallery, Belgrade
2012. “Tobićevi dani“, gallery ZMUC, Belgrade
2011. “Karavukovo 002“, gallery of University library, Belgrade, exhibition travelled further in Fontikus gallery in Grožnjan, Croatia and in the gallery MKSMC in Kopar u Slovenia
2011. In-between when and if, Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad
2010. „Bermude“ Art Canter of University Library Svetozar Marković, Beograd)
2010. „ (Iz)nova: umetnost u Srbiji od 2002 do 2009“ (National Museum, Kruševac; Gallery Nadežda Petrović, Čačak, Cultural Center Laza Kostić Sombor, City gallery Užice)
2009. „Tempo, tempo” (gallery of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Belgrade)
2009. „Am I That Name?“ (Student Center, Zagreb)
2008. Belgrade with Budapest (Magacin Kraljevića Marka 8, Belgrade)
2008. "Plazma" Junge Kunst aus Serbien und dem Kosovo (Siemens_artLab, Wien 1)
2008. _Dream Machines_ (Museum night in Pančevo, Contemporary art gallery, Pančevo)
2008. Japan Yugo Art Project (Heights Gallery Den, Japan)
2007. "Off Beat: Look and see violence against women"(Student Cultural Center, Belgrade, Serbia)
2007. "Belgrade in Budapest - the net of choices"(Gallery IMPEX, Budapest, Hungary)
2007. "Dez. Org. Yu Today" (Cantieri Teatrali Koreja, Lecce, Italy)
2007. "Plazma" Junge Kunst aus Serbien und dem Kosovo (Leonhardi Kulturprojekte, Frankfurt)
2007. Sex, Work, Society (for the Museum night in Kontext gallery, Belgrade, Serbia)
2007. "DeeVeeDee" projections of video compilation (Pasadena Museum of California Art i ATA, San Francisco, California)
2007. Sex, Work, Society, Red dawns Festival, (Alkatraz gallery, Ljubljana)
2006. Device_Art 2.006 (exhibition shown in Zagreb, Ljubljana, Belgrade and San Francisco)
2004-06 "Central 2" (Hilger gallery, Vienna, SEE travelling show Austria, Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Slovakia)
2006. "Protection of nature" visual art biannual Pancevo
2006. Dez.org ++ (City gallery, Smederevo)
2006. "Zoom to Fit", first exhibition of the art initiative Dez.org (Ozon gallery, Belgrade)
2005. "Visual sign and the architecture" (Center for Culture, Pancevo, Serbia)
2005. "Border Disorder" (Student cultural center, Belgrade)
2005. "Catch me" Belgrade October saloon (ULUS gallery)
2005. Exit festival, Novi Sad
2005. Forum Social Mediterrani, Barselona.
2005. 11 International festival of computer art (ArtNetLab i Mladinski kulturni center Maribor, Slovenija)
2005. "Winter saloon" (Herceg Novi, Montenegro)
2004. 10 years retrospective of the gallery of Youth Center (Belgrade)
2004. "How 2 End A Message" (Oktober saloon, Belgrade)
2004. "Belgrade Art Inc." (Secession gallery, Wienna)
2004. "It's not a sooner, it's a sales boat" (YU Art Biennial, Vršac)
2004. "A Strange Point of Tension" (National Museum of Montenegro, Cetinje)
2004. "Transformations" (Remont gallery, Belgrade)
2003. "Post socialistic queer identity" (Queer Festival, Zagreb, Croatia)
2003. April meetings (Student Cultural Center, Belgrade)
2002. Pocus festival (Student Cultural Center, Belgrade)
2002. "Portrait throughout the centuries" (Public University Braća Stamenković - gallery, Belgrad)
Awards and stipends:
- From 2003 do 2008 receiving a stipend from the Republican Foundation for the development of the Scientific and Artistic Youth
- 2004. years winner of the "Mangelos" award for the Best Young Visual Artist given by the Center for Contemporary Art in Belgrade and sponsored by the Trust For Mutual Understanding New York.
- 2003. award "Vladeta Petrić - sculptor" for the success and results in sculpture given at the annual exhibition of the students of the Faculty of Fine Arts Belgrade
- 2002. stipend from the "Zoran Đinđić" foundation
- 2000. award "Kuzmanović" for the portrait, at the annual exhibition of the students of the Faculty of Fine Arts Belgrade
Workshops, residences and seminars:
? 2011. Art colony in Karavukovo
? 2009. Art colony in Tršić
? 2007. Reenacting moments, seminar of Serbian and Kosovo artists in Prištine
? 2005. summer art colony Jalovik
? 2004. ISCP residency program in New York/USA
? 2004. "Monitor Culture" workshop, led by Jovan Čekic, Belgrade
? 2004. "Televisualization" workshop, led by Stevan Vuković in Belgrade
? 2003/04. "Welcome to utopia" winter school, internet workshop in Berlin /Germany
? 2003/04 "How to send a message" workshop led by Milica Tomić Belgrade and Hellsinki/Finland
? 2003. "Speak up" workshop in Museum of Contemporary art in Belgrade
? 2002/03 a course in public appearance in the Center for Modern Skills, Belgrade
? 2003. video workshop "Positions in space-The Michal Heiman Test" in Forum Festwochen in Vienna/Austria
? 2002. performance workshop "Behind the Mirror" Belgrade/Serbia
? 2002. Summer Academy in the class "Performance art meets media art "Salzburg /Austria