Neža Knez

Born in 1990, Ljubljana, SI

Lives and works between Ljubljana, SI, and Zagreb, HR


2021 RESTART, School of Documentary and Experimental film
2019, 2020, WHW Academy, Zagreb (HR)
2018 MFA in Sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana (SI)

2014 BFA in Sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana (SI)


2023 Touches, Changes, Viscous Time, Museum of Contemporary Art metelkova, MSUM, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 If all these pictures were taken away from us?, RAVNIKAR, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 Call Me Series, Cukrarna Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 Miklova Hiša Gallery, Ribnica (SI)
2022 Tobačna Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 RAVNIKAR, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 Gallery Hiša Kulture, Pivka (SI)
2021 City Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)
2021 Gallery VN, Zagreb (SI)
2021 Residency in gallery GMK, Zagreb (HR)
2021 Y Project, Kino Šiška, Ljubljana (SI)
2021 Projection of documentary film, DOKUCOC, Maribor (SI)
2020 Two public intervention in Zagreb (HR)
2019 Gallery Hekler, NYC (NYC)
2019 SCCA, Center for contemporary art, Ljubljana (SI)
2019 33rd Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts, MGLC, Ljubljana (SI)
2019 Švicarija, Public intervention, Ljubljana (SI)
2019 Festival City of Women, Ljubljana (SI)
2019 Public intervention on festival, Celje (SI)
2019 Gallery AŽ, Zagreb (HR)
2019 Likovni salon Celje, Celje (SI)
2019 Gallery P74, Ljubljana (SI)
2018 22 day public intervention, RU Space, Broadway square, NYC (USA)
2018 SCCA, Center for contemporary arts, Ljubljana (SI)
2018 House of Culture, Pivka (SI)
2018 Gallery Zelenica, ROG, Ljubljana (SI)
2017 Kunst off-Space/Narrenkastl, The love (T)Act, Frohnleiten (AT)
2017 Gallery Vetrinjski dvor, The love (T)Act, Maribor (SI)
2017 Gallery Sira, Dis-communication, Zagreb (HR)
2017 Gallery Zelenica, Missing link, ROG, Ljubljana (SI)
2017 Gallery SKC, Communication, Rijeka (HR)
2016 Gallery SKC, Missing link, Rijeka (HR)
2016 Gallery Sira, Dis-communication, Zagreb (HR)
2016 Gallery Zelenica, ROG, Ljubljana (SI)
2016 Gallery SKC, Communication, Rijeka (HR)
2016 Gallery SKC, Missing link, Rijeka (HR)


2022 Emergency Exit, Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, Ljubljana (SI)
2022 Art Quarter, Budapest (HU)
2020 Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka (HR)
2020 Gallery Nova, WHW Collective gallery, Zagreb (HR)
2019 Gallery Mohsen, Tehran (IN)
2019 ŠKUC Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)
2018 MLZ art dep, Trieste (IT)
2018 Center For Contemporary Arts Celje (SI)
2018 Gallery Kunsthalle, Thinking about images, Graz (AT)
2018 P74 Gallery, OHO Young Visual Artist Award 2018 (SI)
2018 Center For Contemporary Arts, Celje (SI)
2018 Likovni salon, Rol the sleeves, Celje (SI)
2018 Gallery Kortil, Imag(in)e Ka-mize, Rijeka (HR)
2017 GalleryGallery Bodies on pedestals, Ljubljana (SI)
2017 Mediterranea 18 Young Artist Biennale, Tirana (AL)
2017 Gallery Equrna, Difference between two bodies, Ljubljana (SI)
2017 Gallery Zelenica, Exhibition of Slovenian contemporary art, Ljubljana (SI)
2016 Gallery Bianca Volta, Mediterranean Landscape, Reading, Viterbo (IT)
2016 Gallery BiancaVolta, Missing link, Viterbo (IT)
2016 Gallery ŠKUC, Personal, Ljubljana (SI)
2016 Gallery UGM, OHO exhibition, This is (not) a walking piece, Maribor (SI)
2016 ALUO LXX. Past, The present, Future, Gallery Jakopič, Ljubljana (SI)


2020 Studio from Gallery GMK, Zagreb (HR)
2020 Working grant (City of Ljubljana), Ljubljana (SI)
2020 Residency student at WHW Academy, Zagreb (HR)
2019 I-Portunus (Goethe institut), Mobile gran WHW (SI)
2019 Working Grant, Slovenian Ministry of Culture (SI)
2019 Nomination and WINNER for the award YVAA OHO (SI)
2019 Hekler, NYC (USA)
2018 RU Residency Unlimited artist, NYC (USA)
2018 MLADIKE 2018, Municipality of Ljubljana (SI)
2018 Two-year residence, Švicarija, International Centre of Graphic Art MGLC (SI)
2017 Summa Cum-laude for Master’s disertation
2017 A nomination for YVAA award OHO
2016 Camp in Germany, Regensburg (DE)
2016 Residency in Rome, Viterbo, Ljubliana, Milan with exhibition in Tirana, Milano and Viterbo (IT, SI, AL)
2015 Award for an innovative approach to the graphic arts (SI)
2015 Prešern’s award of Academy of Fine Arts, University of Ljubljana  (SI)
2015 Award for outstanding academic achievements, Academy of Fine Arts (SI)
2015 Recognition for outstanding academic achievements, Academy of Fine Arts (SI)
2014 Residency in Berlin (with curator Maja Škerbot), Berlin (DE)

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