Olja Triaška Stefanović

Name
Asst. Prof. Olja Triaška Stefanović, ArtD.
Position
Department
Department of Photography and New Media
Studio Photography, Reality, Construction
Email
protected email
Office address
Drotárska 44, Bratislava
As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
"As if it never happened“ 2015-2017, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia

Olja Triaška Stefanović (1978) was born in Novi Sad, Serbia, in 2007 she graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design at the Department of Photography and New Media in Bratislava, and in 2017 finished her  doctoral studies at Department of  Intermedia at the same Academy. In 2010 was the Finalist, of Finalist Award 333 organised by National gallery in Prague, CZ and  in 2015 she was announced as a photographer of the year in Slovakia. The book FRIEDRICH WEINWURM -  ARCHITEKT, published by Slovart Publishing Bratislava - Slovakia, where she made photography was among the  prize winners and one of the 10 best book of architecture in the world announced by DAM ARCHITECTURAL BOOK AWARD, Frankfurt, Germany and presented at the Frankfurt book fair.

In her work she is interesting in the space and architecture and for many years focused on mapping 20th century architecture in Central and Eastern Europe. 

She was presenting her work at many group and solo exhibitions in Slovakia and abroad.  

Her works are part of collection of city gallery in Nitra, Nitrianská gáleria and for last eight years she is lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Slovakia.  

Lives and work in Bratislava

Lectures:

  • Creation of Photobook
  • Theatrical Photography I., II.

Study:

2000 – 2007

  • Magisterské štúdium - Vysoká škola výtvarných umení v Bratislave, Katedra fotografie a nových médií, prof. Milota Havránková

2017

  • Doktorandské štúdium, Katedra intermédií a multimédií, prof. Anton Čierny,

Solo exhibitions – selection

2017

  • As if it never happened, Open Gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2016

  • Socialna jedno(t)ka, Galeria Ernesta Zmetaka, Nove Zamky, (SVK)

2016

  • Štafeta Mladosti, Dom Kulture Kamnik, PHOTONIC MOMENTS, Kamnik,(SVN)

2015

  • Emancipated: The first generation of Women Architects in Slovakia, STU, Bratislava, (SVK)

2015

  • A room of One's Own, Festival [fjužn], Artforum, Bratislava, (SVK)

2014

  • Štafeta mladosti  (Mesiac fotografie), Z Gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2014

  • Danube Dialogues, Novi Sad, (SRB)

2014

  • Slovensko – krajina, v ktorej sa dá žiť, Galéria mladých – Nitrianska galéria, (SVK)

2014

  • This could be a place for nice life / SULUV, Novi Sad, (SRB)

2013

  • This could be a place for nice life/, Design Factory, Bratislava (SVK)

2012

  • Totalitarian architecture in Slovakai – Slovenská akadémia vied, USTARCH, Bratislava, (SVK)

2011

  • Warnings from the Stage,  Stredoeurópsky dom fotografie, Bratislava, (SVK)

2011

  • Anatomy of Space, Liptovská galéria Petra Michala Bohúňa, Liptovský Mikuláš, (SVK)

2011

  • Holes,Max Klinger Gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2010

  • Holes, Slovenský kultúrny inštitút, Mesiac fotografie, Budapešť, (HUN)

2010 

  • Pink Shadows, Galéria Fiducia,  Ostrava, (CZK)

2010 

  • OFF SEASON, Galéria Rajka Mamuzića,  Novi Sad, (SRB)

2009 

  • Pink Shadows, Umelecká beseda,  Bratislava, (SVK)

2009 

  • ZONES, Galéria Cypriána Majerníka, Bratislava, (SVK)

2009 

  • Divadelné prázdniny, Galéria SND, Bratislava, (SVK)

2008 

  • Last Minute, Galéria 13m3,  Bratislava, (SVK)

2007 

  • Triaška- Stefanoviċ, Galéria Klinger, Goerlitz, (DEU)

2004 

  • For Rent, Galéria Izba, Novi Sad, (SRB)

2003 

  • La Finestra Movile, Galéria Farrera de Pallars,   Farrera de Pallars, (ESP)

Group exhibitions – selection

2017

  • Nekem Trianon // For me, Trianon - OFF-Biennálé Budapest, Chimera project Gallery, Budapešt, Madarsko

2016

  • Strach z neznameho, Gleria NTK, Praha, CZ

2016

  • Bila mista slovenskej fotografie, Leica Gallery, Praha, CZ

2016

  • Strach z neznámeho, Dom umenia/Kunsthalle Bratislava, Bratislava,  (SVK)

2015

  • REVERSED (Contemporary Slovak Art) Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina,Novi Sad, (SRB)

2015

  • Zo zbierok fotografie, Mesiac fotografie Bratislava, Roman Fecik Gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2015

  • Art at the Age of (Non)emotionality, Danube Art Festival, Novi Sad, (SRB)

2015

  • Fotografie a společnost, Galerie Ladislava Sutnara, Plzeň, (CZK)

2015

  • 'URBAN STORIES' ( Fotografická výstava v rámci filmového festivalu CinEast, mesto Luxembourg, (LUX)

2014

  • Dimenze teatrality, Nitrianska galéria (reprezentatívne priestory), Nitra, (SVK)

2014

  • Funkcionalismus Slovenska, Flat gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2014

  • Disturbances, Month of Photography, Ljubljana, (SVN)

2014

  • Slovensko – krajina, v ktorej sa dá žiť,  Galéria mladých - Nitrianska galéria, Nitra, (SVK)

2014

  • VII. Nový zlínský salon 2014, Krajská galerie výtvarného umění ve Zlíně a Zlínský kraj Zlín,(CZK)

2014

  • Kaunaus Photo festival, 2013, M.Žilinskas Art Gallery of the National M.K.Čiurlionis Art Museum, Kaunaus, (LTU)

2014

  • Perifer centres v spolupráci so Slovenskou národnou galériou a Slovenským národným divadlom, Bratislava, (SVK)

2014

  • Spätmoderne Slowakei Ausstellungszentrum im Ringturm, Wien, (AUT)

2014

  • Film Directed by Artist II, Nitrianska galéria, Nitra, (SVK)

2013

  • Blind Spot, Galley NTK, Praha, (CZK)

2012

  • Second Season, AMOYA, Artbanka, Praha, (CZK)

2012

  • DELETE, Slovenská národná galéria, Bratislava, (SVK),

2010

  • Velocypedia, Galery NTK, Praha, (CZK)

2010

  • Finalist, Award 333 2010, Národní galerie, Praha,  (CZK)

2010

  • 20. rokov slovenskej fotografie, Mesiac fotografie, Dom umenia, Bratislava,  (SVK)

2010

  • Predpremiéra, 20 rokov fotografie na VŠVU, Štátna galéria Banská Bystrica, (SVK)

2010

  • Medzi budovami, Gallery  Spolok architektov, Banská Bystrica, (SVK)

2010

  • Zóna: okraja III,  Gallery Solnice, České Budějovice, (CZK)

2009

  • Zóna: okraja II,  Gallery PF01, Bratislava, (SVK)

2009

  • “ 1st Danube Bienale”,  DANUBIANA Čunovo, (SVK)

2008 

  • 60 rokov  SNG – Všetko  múzeu, Slovenská národná galéria, Bratislava, (SVK)

2007 

  • NEW END, Gallery PF01, Bratislava, (SVK)

2005

  • 2Xritual, Open Gallery, Bratislava, (SVK)

2004

  • East Generation, Mesiac fotografie,  Galéria Médium, Bratislava, (SVK)

2004

  • Contemporary Slovak photography, Gallery Circus, Beograd,  (SRB)

2004

  • RE:LOCATION – Public Commission, Galéria Jána Koniarka,  Trnava, (SVK)

Books

2017

  • Na konci cesty. Krematorium v Bratislave, Slovart, Matuš Dulla a Olja Triaška Stefanović

2014

  • Architect Fridriech Weinwurm , Slovart, Henrieta Moravčiková / Najlepšia kniha na Slovensku v roku  2014 /  International DAM Architectural Book Award 2015/ 10 najlepších kníh na svete o architektúre

2014

  • Štafeta mladosti / Relay Race of Youth / photo zine / selfpublisher /

2013

  • Modern and /or Totalitarian in the Architecture of the 20th Century in (SVK), USTARCH/SAV, Slovart 2013

2011

  • Theatre Architecture in (SVK), Henrieta Moravčiková, Viera Dlhaňová, Theatre Institute,

Lectures

2017

  • Academy of Fine Arts, Belgrade, Serbia

2017

  • Pechakucha night, Bratislava, SK

2017

  • Umenie pre verejny priestor, Kunsthalle, Bratislava, Slovensko

2016

  • Lecture, Royal Academy of Arts  the Hague, Haag Holandsko

2015

  • Artist talk, Organ Vida, Photography Festival, Zagreb, (HRV)

2015

  • Artistalk /Kunsthalle Bratislava, (SVK)

2014

  • Theatre Architecture / Fachhochschule Bielefeld, University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Art and Design, Bielefeld, (DEU)

2013

  • pechakucha.sk, Bratislava, (SVK)

2013

  • Invisible cities, international conference, Poznaň, (POL)

2013

  • Creative morning, artalk, Culture Centre Dunaj, Bratislava, (SVK)

2013

  • Industrial Future, Culture Fabric, Heinburg, (AUT)

2013

  • video screening - "new slovak photography", recyclart, Brussels, (BEL)

2012

  • Photo Cologne, Cologne, (DEU)

2011

  • Warnings from the Stage, FAMU, Praha, (CZK)

2011

  • 1th Profiles, Poznaň, (POL)

2011

  • Saima University of Applied Sciences , Imatra, (FIN)

2010

  • VIVIsectfest, Novi Sad, (SRB)

2010

  • Praguephoto, Prague, (CZK)

2009

  • PECHA KUCHA, Cvernovka, Bratislava, (SVK)

2009

  • Dunaújvárosi Fotóbienannále – Contemporary Slovak Photography, Dunaujvaros, (HUN)

2009

  • Voices Live, A4 Zero space, Bratislava, (SVK)

2009

  • Voices Live, Heineken Tower Theatre, Bratislava, (SVK)

Residences

2017

  • Academy of Fine Arts, Belehrad, Srbsko, hosťujúci pedagóg

2014 

  • Fachhochschule Bielefeld, University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Art and Design, Bielefeld,(DEU); hosťujúci pedagóg

2013  

  • Cross-Border Network Differdange 2013, hosťujúci pedagóg, Differdange, (LUX)

2011

  • Saima University, Imatra, (FIN) : hosťujúci pedagóg

2003

  • UNESCO konkurz, Bursaries for artist, Centre d'art i Natura, Farrera de Pallars I, (ESP)

2002

  • UNESCO konkurz, Bursaries for artist, Centre d'art i Natura, Farrera de Pallars, (ESP)

Workshops

2017

  • Creation of photobook / Lokal Journal, lecturer, Photo days, Sarajevo, Bosnia a Hercegovina

2016

  • Creation of photobook / Lokal Journal, lecturer : Organ Vida, Zagreb, Chorvatsko

2016

  • Creation of photobook / Lokal Journal, lecturer : Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, (SVK) and Academy of Dramatic Arts, Zagreb, (HR), Grožnjan, (HRV)

2015

  • Creation of photobook / Lokal Journal, lecturer : Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, (SVK) and Academy of Dramatic Arts, Zagreb, (HR), Grožnjan, (HRV)

2014

  • STAGE - AUDITORIUM - APPLAUSE, lecturer : Fachhochschule Bielefeld, University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Art and Design, Bielefeld, (DEU)

2012/2013

  • Chapter 1/2 ; main concept, coordination, lecturer