Biography

Career

1979-1983
Graphic Department of the Zagreb Academy of Fine Arts, B.A.
1983-1987
Freelance artist and graphic designer in Zagreb
1987-1992
Teacher at the School for Applied Art and Design, Zagreb
1992-1994
Freelance artist and graphic designer in Zagreb
1994-2003
Lecturer at the Zagreb Academy of Fine Arts
Since 2003
Freelance artist in Berlin

One-man exhibitions since 1998

1998
Gradska Gallery, Zagreb
1999
Paintings 1998-1999, Arteria Gallery, Zagreb
The Osor Isles, Juraj Dalmatinac Gallery, Osor
Regional Museum, Rovinj
Gallery Gradska loža, Zadar
2000
Koprivnica Gallery, Koprivnica
2001
I See Pictures Seen by Somebody Else, Beck Gallery, Zagreb
Multimedia Centre, OK Gallery, Rijeka
Art Gallery, Split
2002
Artists' Gallery, Dubrovnik
Museum of Water, Lisbon
2003
Zlati Ajngel Gallery, Varaždin
2004
The Repository, Zagreb Textile Factory (TKZ)
Zero-gravity Paintings, Labor 019, Berlin
2005
Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow (with Željko Kipke and Zlatan Vrkljan)
Observation, Prima Center Berlin
Without Much Talking, Gallery 01, Zagreb
Observation, Lazareti Gallery, Dubrovnik
2006
64, Gallery Josip Račić, Zagreb
As If It Were Night, City Library, Komiža
2007
Headtrip, Linienstraße 113, Berlin
2008
The Best Paintings, Gallery Klovićevi dvori, Zagreb
The Declaration, Haus Ungarn/.BHC Kollektiv, Berlin

Selected group exhibitions since 1998

1998
The Truth about Painting, Galženica Gallery, Velika Gorica
1999
The Strategy of Quotation in the Art of the Eighties and the Nineties, Art Gallery at the Popular Museum, Zadar
2001
Filip Trade Collection of Contemporary Art, House of the Croatian Society of Fine Artists, Zagreb
XXI Biennale de la Mediterranée, Alexandria
PM 20 /Twenty Years/ 1981-2001, House of the Croatian Society of Fine Artists, Zagreb
Artists' Gallery, Dubrovnik
XV international Exhibition of Drawing, Modern Gallery, Rijeka
2002
Contemporary Croatian Art, Casal Balaguer, Palma de Mallorca
2003
Croatian Art in the Past and Present, Jakopič Gallery, Ljubljana; Kortil Gallery, Rijeka; Art Gallery, Split; Gallery of Fine Arts, Osijek; Popular Theatre, Sarajevo
2004
In the First Person, House of the Croatian Society of Fine Artists, Zagreb
Painting and Object, Collection of Contemporary Art Filip Trade, Artists' Gallery, Dubrovnik
2005
In the First Person, Artists' Gallery, Dubrovnik
Zagreb Salon, Zagreb
Criss-Cross, Five positions in Croatian and German contemporary art, Museum of Conemporary Art, Zagreb
2006
The Painters – the Scenes, City Gallery, Čakovec
Ball of Fame, Umspannwerk, Berlin
2008
4th Croatian Drawing Triennial, Gallery HAZU, Zagreb
48th Poreč Annual , Poreč
Island Map, Gallery Klovićevi dvori, Zagreb
2009
Gledati druge / Looking at Others, Art Pavilion, Zagreb
Finalists, City Gallery Labin and Teatro Circolo, Labin
2010
Stereo Exhibition, City Gallery Nova Gorica, Slovenia
2011
Sequence One,  exhibition of the Filip Trade Collection, People and Art House Lauba, Zagreb
Imaginarium II, Galerie Wedding, Berlin

Publications

Feđa Vukić, Lovro Artuković, Paintings 1983–1996, Meandar, Zagreb 1998
Krešimir Purgar, The Neobaroque Subject, Meandar, Zagreb 2007
Blaženka Perica, Best Paintings, exhibition catalogue, Gallery Klovićevi dvori, Zagreb 2008

Films

Theft, directed by Lukas Nola, 2004
L.A. Unfinished, directed by Igor Mirković, 2008