Borut Vogelnik

BIOGRAPHY

Advisory Board member from 2017-2018.

Borut Vogelnik, born 1958 is an artist based in Ljubljana. He is co-founder of artists group Irwin and of the art collective Neue Slowenische Kunst. He is also an assistant professor at Academy for visual art in Ljubljana. The Irwin group was founded in Ljubljana in 1983 and consists of Dušan Mandić, born 1954, Miran Mohar, born 1958, Andrej Savski, born 1961, Roman Uranjek, born 1961 and Borut Vogelnik 1959.

Irwin, along with music group Laibach and the performance group Gledališče Sester Scipion Nasice, comprises one of the core groups within the artists’ collective Neue Slowenische Kunst (NSK), established in 1984 in the Slovenian republic of the Federal Socialist Republic of Yugoslavia. Currently, he is an assistant professor at the Academy of Visual Arts in Ljubljana.