1974 Born in Rijeka, Croatia
Lives in Düsseldorf, Germany

EDUCATION

1993-1994 Faculty of Philosophy, art department, University of Rijeka
1995-1999 Academy of Fine Arts, painting department, University of Zagreb
2000-2004 Academy of Fine Arts Düsseldorf / Georg Herold

AWARDS

2017 Stiftung Kunstfonds, Work Grant
2015 Award for the best Video Smuggling Anthologies, MMSU Rijeka
2014 Nachwuchspreis Kunststiftung NRW, (Project)
2013 Short list Erich Hauser Award
2012 Special award the XI Triennal of Croatian Sculpture,Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb
2011 Schloss Ringenberg - Residency Grant Arts Foundation of North Rhine - Westphalia 2007 New Talents, Art Cologne, Cologne 2002 Cite Internationales des Arts, Paris Residency Grant Academy of Fine Arts Düsseldorf and State NorthRhine-Westphalia


PROJECTS

2016/18 Plugin Project – Artist edition, application-design
2015 Co-Curator, Rates of exchange, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
2002-2006 Co-Curator, Off space Uberbau, Düsseldorf, www.uberbau.de


TEACHING, LECTURES

2017/19 Lecturer, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
2018 Public lecture, Düsseldorf-Zagreb, Academy of fine art Zagreb
2016 Public lecture, Sculpture after sculpture, University Siegen
2014 Public lecture, Memory of forms, APURI University Rijeka

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Schweben, Hengesbach Gallery, Wuppertal
2015 Blow up (Findlinge), Städische Galerie-Schloss Bordeck,Essen
2014 Expanded Fields, Hengesbach Gallery, Wuppertal
2013 Projective Cast, Museum of Contemporary art, Zagreb
One on One - Gallery of Fine Arts, Split
2010 Memory of forms, Hengesbach Gallery, Berlin
2009 As it stands, Galerie Rolf Hengesbach, Cologne
2008 dok25a, Düsseldorf
Mirker Hain (Der Zeuge), Kunstraum Hengesbach, Wuppertal
Nikola Ukic, Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf
Arts pavilion Juraj Šporer, HRMT, Opatija 2007 New Talents, Art Cologne, Cologne
Water, water everywhere, (T. Ćurković) City art Gallery, Labin
2006 NAH, Projektraum, Galerie Hammelehle Und Ahrens, Cologne
Ausstellungsraum Zimmerstrasse, Düsseldorf
2004 Glyptotheca, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb
2000 H1234O Filodrammatica, Rijeka

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Im garten der farben, PAEC, Freiburg
2018 Priroda i društvo, 58. Annale, Poreč
Ungewiss, Hengesbach Gallery, Wuppertal
Instructions for Watching – What the Body Wants?,
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka
2017 UNPREDICTABLE,SCHAU FENSTER, Berlin
2016 Think about it, Kunstraum Descartes, Düsseldorf
Please empty your wallets, Armaturka, Galerie Emila Filly,
Ústí and Labem, Czech Republic
2015 form follows, Kunstraum Alexander B¸rkle, Freiburg
Rates of exchange, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
Wir können auch anders, MgK, Ostendorf-
2014 Prozess, Kunstraum Alexander Bürkle, Freiburg
2013 Riss (Disruption) Hengesbach Gallery, Berlin
Smuggling Anthologies, MMSU, Rijeka
2012 Neo R. Brand one reduced INDEX - archived by Stephan Köhler/frontviews, Berlin
Change your desires rather than the order of the world
Willem Baars Projects, Amsterdam
oqbo exchange > dok25a, Galerie oqbo, Berlin
20 Years Hengesbach Gallery, Berlin
XI Triennal of Croatian Sculpture - Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb
Unutarnje uho, MMSU, Rijeka
Hengesbach Gallery, Berlin
2011 Schloss Ringenberg, Haminkeln
Kunstverein Koelnberg, Cologne
2010 Pushing more Pictures, Hengesbach Gallery, Berlin
Toxicure, Kunstverein Koelnberg, Cologne
2009 Bodenstädig, Kunstraum Alexander Buerkle, Freiburg
the X Triennal of Croatian Sculpture -
Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb
49.Porec Annale, Poreč
Finalisti, Galerija gradska, Labin
2008 Sv. Krševan, Šibenik
.e.i.b.e., Con sum, Düsseldorf
Kunstraum Alexander Buerkle, Freiburg
2007 Komm, Cologne
b.o.p. Gallery, Zagreb
2006 Swamp, Galerie Rolf Hengesbach, Cologne
the IX Triennal of Croatian Sculpture -
Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb
Snapshot, Gallery of Fine Arts, Split
Happy End, Laden, Düsseldorf
2005 Les Adieux LíAbsence Le Retour, 7 Stock, Dresden
Minibar Goes On, Minibar, Düsseldorf
39. Salon, Croatian Association of Artists, Zagreb
Snapshot, Museum of Modern Art, Dubrovnik
Friends and Lovers, Laden, Düsseldorf
Integrität, Uberbau, Düsseldorf
2003 Emerging Artists - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka
2002 Uberbau, Artis, S Hertogenbosch
Gastarbeit, Labin Art Express, Labin
2001 Curkovic,Maljkovic,Stojnic,Ukic, Gallery SC, Zagreb


Collections

Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf
Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
Sammlung Alexander Buerkle, Freiburg
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka
Gallery of Fine Arts, Split
Private Sammlungen

Catalogues und publications


2019 Catalogue, Schloss Ringenberg, Plugin Project
2018 Catalogue, Priroda i društvo, 58. Annale, Poreč, Kroatien
2017 Catalogue, Instructions for Watching- What the Body Wants?
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka
2016 Please empty your wallets, Armature, Galerie Emila Filly,
Ústí and Labem, Tschechische Republik
2015 Catalogue, Rates of exchange, Museum of contemporary art, Zagreb
Catalogue, Wir können auch Anderes, Text, Sabina Salamon
Museum gegenstandfreier Kunst, Ottendorf, Text, Dr. Ulrike Schick
Catalogue, Blow up (Findlinge), Blow up, Schloss Borbeck, Essen
Text Sabine Else Müller „Sculpture after Sculpture“, Bettler Verlag
2013 Catalogue, (with K.Restović) One on One
Galerija umjetnina, Split and Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb,
text Nataša Ivančević
2013 Catalogue, Smuggling Anthologies,
Museum of modern and contemporary Art, Rijeka
Text, Sabina Salamon, Ana Perica
2012 Catalogue, XI Triennal of Croatian sculpture, HAZU, Zagreb
2011 Publication Schloss Ringenberg , Hamminkeln
Smax No. 2 Magazine, (Germ. – Dutch)
2009 Catalogue, X Triennal of Croatian sculpture, HAZU, Zagreb
Catalogue 49. Poreč Annale, Poreč, text Mladen Lučić
Catalogue Finalisti, Galerija gradska, Labin
2008 Catalogue Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf, tekst dr. Ulrike Schick
Catalogue, Sv. Krševan, Šibenik, tekst dr. Blaženka Perica
.e.i.b.e., Con Sum, Düsseldorf (Catalogue+graphic edition)
2007 Catalogue Art Cologne New Talents, Cologne
Catalogue Water, water everywhere, (with T. Ćurković)
Galerija gradska, Labin und HRMT, Text Nataša Ivančević
2006 Publication Nikola Ukić - Jan Scharrelmann NAH,
Galerie Hammelehle Und Ahrens, Cologne
Catalogue IX Triennal of Croatian sculpture, HAZU, Zagreb
2005 Catalogue 39. Salon, HDLU, Zagreb, Umjetnost je medij, text Mladen Lučić
Publication Integrität, Uberbau, Düsseldorf
2003 Catalogue Nikola Ukic, Glyptothek,Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb,
text Zlatko Wurzberg
Catalogue Emerging Artists, Museum of modern and contemporary art, Rijeka