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Z. Blace
Web-based Media
Zagreb, Stuttgart, Ghent, Brussels, Berlin
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19. December 2017 - 19. April 2018

Born 1976 in Capljina/Socialist Federative Republic of Yugoslavia.

Z. Blace is (in+)consistently working (in-)between fields of contemporary culture and arts, digital technology and media, community sports and activism – by cross-pollinating queer perspectives and methodologies with social and political practices.

He studied at Fine Arts Academies in Zagreb/Croatia from 1995 to 2002 and Sarajevo/Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2006 to 2008, also with Keiko Sei & Vasulkas (FaVU, Brno/Czech Republic) and Nan Hoover (Summer Academy Salzburg, Austria). As a researcher, he worked for and He is artist/curator-in-residence at,,,,,

Z. Blace co-founded and curated media projects and exhibitions at the Multimedia Institute/MaMa and LABinary in Croatia (1999 - 2008), and Silent*Observers at UCSD in 2006. He instigated the sport-culture-activism initiatives qSPORT/ in Croatia and in Berlin/Germany. His engagements from 2014 to 2017 include: Pop-up Rainbow with, Kickertables with, & Recommerce/

He had work sessions with with; Contesting/Contexting SPORT 2016 with & KK/B. Queering sessions on: Communism with and Sports with

Z. Blace lives and works between Zagreb, Berlin, Stuttgart, Ghent, Brussels and his hometown Capljina/Bosnia and Herzegovina.