Katarina IVANIŠIN KARDUM

Biography

Katarina Ivanišin Kardum is an artist from Dubrovnik. She graduated Fine Art Painting at the City and Guilds of London Art School in 1998. In 2000 she completed a two-year Master of Arts postgraduate Fine Art Painting Course at the Royal College of Art in London. From 2000 to 2008 she worked as a freelance artist and a lecturer on the graduate level at the City & Guilds of London Art School. After moving to Croatia, along with her artistic work she worked as an education curator at the Dubrovnik Natural History Museum until 2014, and since at the Technical Museum Nikola Tesla in Zagreb.
In 2015, she won the 1st prize, T_HT Award at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb for her piece Still Landscape Series III. In 2017. Art workshop Lazareti from Dubrovnik, in edition Artists’ Books, published her book De Materia Avium (ed. Srđana Cvijetić).

Public collections include: Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb; Museum of Modern and Contemporary  Art, Dubrovnik; Museum of Fine Arts, Split;  the City of Dubrovnik; British Government  Art Collection, DFEE, London; City of London Institute; St. George’s Hospital, London.
Her artworks were used in the following films: Second Act, directed by Peter Segal (2018); Holy Lands, directed by Amanda Sthers (2017), and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, directed by Simon West (2001).

She lives and works in Dubrovnik, Zagreb and Drače.

Exhibitions
Solo

Recent solo shows:
2019 Birds and Mountains, Museum of Fine Arts, Split
Birds and Mountains, Art Workshop Lazareti (ARL), Dubrovnik
2016 (Non) personal, Salon Galić, Split (two women show with Ivana D.Selmani)
2014 Still Landscapes, Museum of Modern Art Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik

Group

Recent group shows:
2020 A Collection for the Future – Acquisitions, 2009 – 2019, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
2019 Landscape Spaces, Prsten Gallery, HDLU, Zagreb
Desertion, Vizura Aperta, Janjina
2018 Flat Earth, 26th Slavonian Biennial, Museum of Fine Arts, Osijek
Horrors of the Homeland, Sponza Palace, Dubrovnik (organized by ARL and Dubrovnik Summer Festival)
2015 Dubrovnik, Museum of Modern Art, Dubrovnik
T-HT Award, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
2014 Opening, Art radionica Lazareti, Dubrovnik

Still Landscape – Series Birds: Untitled 9
watercolour on paper, 116 x 153 cm
2017

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Still Landscape – Series Birds: Untitled 7
watercolour on paper, 116 x 153 cm
2017

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Still Landscape – Series Birds: Untitled 8
watercolour on paper, 116 x 153 cm
2017

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Still Landscape – Series Birds: Bathers surprised
charcoal on paper, 194 x 130 cm
2017

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Still Landscape – Series Birds: Larus melanocephalus
charcoal on paper, 76 x 183 cm
2017

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Still Landscape – Series Mountains VII – Bijakova / View from above
graphite on paper
304 x 384 cm
2019

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Still Landscape – Series Mountains V – Immensity III
graphite on paper
192 x 152 cm
2019

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