Velimir Zernovski












Velimir Zernovski was born in Skopje (1981), lives and works in Skopje, Macedonia.



2010/11 Master Studies / Department of Cultural Studies at “Euro-Balkan” Institute for Social Sciences and Humanities Research, Skopje, Macedonia
2005 B.F.A. Faculty of Fine Arts, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University – Skopje, Macedonia
1996-2000 School of Applied Arts, Skopje, Macedonia


Workshops / non-formal education

2009-2010 DESCHOOLING CLASSROOM (o^o) / TkH Belgrade & Kontrapunkt, Skopje
2009 Urban space and memory, Cultural Center “Tocka”, Skopje, Macedonia (workshop)
2008 Remapping Skopje, Cultural Center “Tocka”, supported by Ministry of Culture of Republic of Germany, Skopje (workshop)
2007 Curatorial translations, Visual and Research Centre, Euro Balkan Institute, project initiated by Suzana Milevska (Curator and theoretician) Skopje, Macedonia (workshop)

Solo exhibitions 

2010 Alice, What Else is Out There? – MC Gallery, New York, USA
2010 Alice, What Else is Out There? – Museum of Contemporary Arts Skopje, Macedonia
2010 Transformemories – Art`est gallery, Paris, France
2010 Welcome to Skopje #2 – open performance and building of artist book at Mala Galerija, Skopje, Macedonia
2010 Kultur Kontakt Austria, Residency stay, Vienna, Austria, Exhibition at ARTPOINT Gallery, Vienna
2009 ECDC 2009, for the project Skopje – Freiburg 009, E – Werk, Freiburg, Germany
2009 Launch of the artist book “Full color in black and white” and textual installation together with Slavco Dimitrov as an response to the book, Cultural Center CK, Skopje, Macedonia
2008 Launch of the “Book of love and similar things” and exhibition, Museum of the city of Skopje, Macedonia
2007 Waiting for the night, Cultural Centre CK, Skopje, Macedonia
2006 EDEN 2006, press to exit project space, (site specific) office and residency space, for the long term project Lost Highway Expedition initiated by Marjetica Potrc and Kyong Park, Skopje, Macedonia
Group Shows
2011 Comics Make Art – Art Makes Comics Künstler machen Comics – Comics werden Kunst, Gallery Erns Hilger, Vienna, Austria
2011 255 804 km² Young art from the former Yugoslavia, Brot Kunsthalle, Vienna, Austria
2011 The Invisible Landscape, Museum of Contemporary Arts, Skopje, Macedonia
2010 Synoptic Visionaudial Art Meeting 15-30 September, Pécs, Hungary
2010 255 804 km2 at Mestna Galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 Project Indigo Drawings, for the exhibition Sinestezija, Vienne, Austria / Rim, Italy / Belgrade, Serbia
2009 Project Time Rhapsody – Instalation for the exhibition Climate Change = Culture Change, Skopje / The Embassy of Switzerland in Macedonia and World Bank
2009 Transforma, project of the seven curators from the Robert Bosch Foundation, “kulturmanager aus suedosteuropa” in collaboration with Thalia theatre, Hale, Germany
2009 (first prize) at the Biennale of Young Artists, Museum of Contemporary Arts, Skopje, Macedonia
2008 Independent Drawing Gig 4, alternative space, Skopje, Macedonia
2008 AKTO – Contemporary Art Festival, Bitola, Macedonia
2008 Project (or) Art fair, Platform for Contemporary Art Spaces, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2007 Independent Drawing Gig 3, Den Haag, Zuid Holland, Netherlands
2007 Lost Highway Exhibition, Skuc gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2007 Happy people (video,15 min), ATITUDE festival for short and experimental film, Center for Contemporary Public Art – ELEMENTI & International Art Expo (Italy), Magaza gallery, Bitola, Macedonia
2007 Denes – Nomination for Best Young Visual Artist, Museum of contemporary art, Center for Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia
2007 Drunk on Dreams, Fruehsorge – Galerie für Zeichnung, Berlin, Germany
2006 Independent Drawing Gig vol.2 Museum of contemporary art, Skopje, Macedonia
2005 25th Anniversary Exhibition of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Chifte amam – National gallery of Macedonia, Skopje
2005 Welcome to Skopje – White Nights Festival, Youth-Cultural Center, Skopje, Macedonia


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