Gabriela Manda Seith

Gabriela Manda Seith is a curator, writer and art historian based in Sarajevo and Berlin. Her exhibitions, texts and research are dedicated to art that draws attention to the unseen, that protests, that inspires thought and action, and that brings about change, for example in the exhibition Up in Arms (Berlin, 2019). In her dissertation,…

Alicja Wysocka

Alicja Wysocka, born in Poland, works and live in Frankfurt am Main. Alicja is interested in exploring alternative economic models and common community-based forms of coexistence such as craft making, rituals connected to a sense of identity, or forms of collaboration which might function as a collective therapeutic experience. She is currently enrolled at Staedelschule…

Zulfikar Filandra

Zulfikar Filandra is a filmamaker from Sarajevo, Bosnia and within What Could/Should Curating Do? platform he is our current resident at Hestia. Zulfikar will be spending February at our residency for curatorial research. We are looking forward to his project exhibition in 2021 that will involve regional partners.⁠ Apprehending The Invisible | Louis-Cyprien Rials Datum izližbe…

Jorge Marín & Sandra Velez

Jorge Marín is as visual artist from Medellín, Colombia and he participated in our art residency program at Hestia Art Residency & Exhibitions Bureau accompained by his partner Sandra Velez, an architect. Together, they stayed in Belgrade for a month and travelled exploring the Balkans together. Apprehending The Invisible | Louis-Cyprien Rials Datum izližbe Devotion…

Mark Požlep

Mark Požlep participated in our Art Residency program and an exhibition “Blueprint for Revolution” curated by Alenka Gregorič was the final outcome. “The artist’s latest project, Blueprint for Revolution (2017), is a presentation of research findings, documents and action performed in the course of his two-month residency in New York. By intertwining personal stories and…

Vangjush Vellahu

Vangjush Vellahu, born in 1987 in Pogradec, Albania, lives and works in Berlin. In 2011 he graduated Bachelor in Fine Arts and 2014 Master in Fine Arts at National University of Arts, Bucharest, Romania and later in 2016 Master in Fine Arts at Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel, Germany. Vangjush Vellahu…

Morelos León Celis

Morelos León Celis was born on April 11, 1981. in Oaxaca, Mexico. León studied the Bachelor of Fine Arts in the National School of Painting, Sculpture and Engraving ENPEG “La Esmeralda” of the National Institute of Fine Arts INBA and the Master of Visual Arts in the Faculty of Arts and Design of the National…

Domingos de Barros Octaviano

Domingos de Barros Octaviano is a Brazilian artist, living and working in Braunschweig, Germany. At Hestia Art Residency & Exhibitions Bureau he spent three months, researching and doing a collaborative project with Branislav Nikolić that resulted in an exhibition “You’ll make sense when you find a horizon” curated by Teodora Jeremić. “I was thinking about…

Louis-Cyprien Rials

Born in 1981 in Paris, Louis-Cyprien Rials practices photography and video art. After attending theater lessons at the conservatory, his aspiration to independent creation ways leaned him to choices that marked his artistic career. In 2005, he left and lived for three years in Tokyo and organized his first exhibition, Koban. Since his return from…

Mikill Skugga

Mikill Skugga is an analog collage artist who participated in our Art Residency program. During one month of staying at Hestia a series of collage were created based on her Belgrade experience. Born in Warsaw, Poland. Lives and works in New York. Graduate from Academy Of Fine Arts in Poznan, Poland B.A. in Multimedia Communications. Group…