PDF STAŠ KLEINDIENST SEBASTJAN LEBAN LEBAN-KLEINDIENST ONLINE
INVITATION TO PAWNSHOP
NEWBORN
BUY YOUR OWN ART EXPERIENCE
NEWBORN: IDEOLOGIES
REARTIKULACIJA
STATE OF EXCEPTION
BARONS
FROM THE SERIES SYSTEMS OF POWER: SYMBOLIC POWER AT WORK
GRAND TOUR 2007
MIXED MEDIA
DO DEAD ARTISTS MAKE ART?

SEBASTJAN LEBAN
leban-kleindienst@yahoo.co.uk

born 1976 in Sempeter pri Novi Gorici (SLO), currently based in Ljubljana and Kojsko (SLO); artist, theoretician, curator; enrolled in the PhD programme at the Institute of Philosophy at Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences; co-founder and co-editor of Reartikulacija, a platform for radical critical analysis (http://www.reartikulacija.org/); lecturer of Radical Critical Analysis at the Academy of Visual Arts (AVA) in Ljubljana (SLO); has exhibited in numerous national and international exhibitions in collaboration with Stas Kleindienst, the group Reartikulacija and the group Trie, participated in many symposiums and have texts published in major national/international publications.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2012 - Structures of Valorization / Colonization, Residency Unlimited, New York, USA
2011 - Band of Outsiders, Hilton New York, The Center for Book Arts, Public Plaza behind the Eventi Hotel, New York, USA
2010 – Newborn (documentary), Kiberpipa, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2010 – Newborn: Ideologies, Kapsula Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2010 – Buy Your Own Art Experience, AC Institute, New York, USA
2007 - Buy Your Own Art Experience, APT, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2006 – Mixed Media, P74 Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2011 - Not So Distant Memory, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, USA
2011 - Cyberfest, National Center of Contemporary Art Saint-Petersburg branch, Russia
2011 - Pawnshop, Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
2011 - Spaceship Yugoslavia, NGBK, Berlin, Germany
2011 – Critical Complicity, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 – The Law of Capital: Histories of Oppression, Mestni muzej, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 - Quoting Conteporariness, Universal Cube, Leipzig, Germany
2009 – Artout New York, Bridge Art Fair, New York, USA
2009 - The State of Things, Marino Cettina Gallery, Umag, Croatia
2009 - transmediale 09, DEEP NORTH, House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany
2008 - Politics of Contemporary Art: Workshop, Stacion, Prishtina, Kosovo
2008 – Manifesto d'artista, State of Exception, Trieste, Italy
2008 – Third look, MGLC, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2008—NO! Against racism, exploitation, and colonization!, Pavelhaus, Laafeld, Austria
2008 – Thematic Project Series: Skype Meetings - Work to do! Self-organisation in precarious working conditions, part 3, Shedhalle, Zurich, Swiss
2007 – Toposcapes: Interventions into Socio-cultural and Political Spaces, Pavelhaus, Laafeld, Austira
2006/07 – 10th Cairo biennial, Cairo, Egypt
2006/07 – Not-quite/Not-right, Histories, Bodies and Concepts in Contemporary Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia

SELECTED CURATED EXHBITIONS:
2010 – Ikon – Timebox, Pilon Gallery, Ajdovščina, Slovenia
2010 – Imitari – Timebox, Dolenjski Muzej, Novo Mesto, Slovenia
2009 – The Law of Capital: Histories of Oppression, City Museum, Ljubljana, Slovenia

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
2011 – Timebox - Bojan Radovič̌, book edited
2010 – A State Beyond Time, Camera Austria, Austria
2010 – Pavilionmagazine, Bipolitics, Necropolitics, De-coloniality, Bucharest, Romania
2009 - Revolutionizing Pedagogy: Education for Social Justice Within and Beyond Global Neo-Liberalism, Palgrave Macmillan, USA
2009 – Reartikulacija no.7, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 - Reartikulacija no. 6, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2008 - e-flux journal no.#0, November, New York, USA
2008 – Identities: Journal for Politics, Gender and Culture, Skopje, Macedonia
2008 – Zarez no. 223, Zagreb, Croatia
2007/08 – Reartikulacija, no. 1, no. 2, no. 3, no. 4, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2007 – Imago no. 24, Bratislava, Slovakia
2007 – Borec 639 – 643, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2007 – MALMOE no. 38,Vienna, Austria
2007 – Toposcapes: Interventions into Socio-cultural and Political Spaces, Laafeld, Austria
2007 – Dialogi, Maribor, Slovenia
2007 – Contemporary Art Collection Marino Cettina, Umag, Croatia

SELECTED LECTURES, SYMPOSIUM, CONFERENCES:
2011 – Critical Complicity, Škuc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2010 – What is Transitory Art, Musem of Modern Art, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2010 – The Law of Capital: Histories of Oppression, Apexart, New York, USA (speakers Marina Gržinić, Jonathan Beller, Besnik Pula and Neferti X. M. Tadiar)
2009 – Organisation of the International Research Project with Exhibition, Symposium and Publishing of the journal Reartikulacija, no. 7., 8., and 9., Mestni muzej, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2009 – Discussion on capital, violence and racism, Magacin Kraljeviča Marka, Belgrade, Serbia
2009 - Art and Sustainability, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
2009 - Re-articulating the scenarios of environmental catastrophe, transmediale 09, DEEP NORTH, House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany
2008 - Principles and Methodologies of Auto-education, Tanzquartier, Vienna, Austria
2008 - Politics of Contemporary Art: Workshop, Stacion, Prishtina, Kosovo
2008 – Reartikulacija, Center of Contemporary Art, Celje, City Gallery Nova Gorica, Slovenia
2007 – Break 2.4 – Life with Art, Infoshop nad Menzo, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2007 – Symposium on Art, Ideology and Politics, Moderna galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia


 

EVENTS AND SHOWS:

Jan 27, 6-8 pm
opening of the exhibition Structures of Valorization / Colonization,
Residency Unlimited, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Jan 2012
Residency in Residency Unlimited, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Nov 4, 2011 - Jan 5, 2012
Not So Distant Memory,
Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, USA

Nov 18 - Nov 23, 2011
Cyberfest,
National Center of Contemporary Art Saint-Petersburg branch, Russia

Sept 24 - Oct 30, 2011
Spaceship Yugoslavia,
NGBK, Berlin, Germany

Sept 18 - Dec 18, 2011
Pawnshop,
Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece