Žiga Kariž (1973) is a Slovenian visual artist working at the crossroads of classical visual art, mainly painting, conceptual art and new media. He exhibits his artworks all around the world. Since 2010 he has been a professor at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana, where he also graduated and completed his master’s degree (under prof. Bojan Gorenc).
He lives and works in Ljubljana.
2011 – Lost Paradise, Museum of Modern Art, Auditorium, Ljubljana, Slovenia (independent exhibition in cooperation with Vasja Cencič)
2013 – Dear Art, Calvert 22, London, UK
Reality Is Not Enough, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia
2011 – Art is not Cosa Nostra, Italian Pavilion, 50th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Scenarios about Europe, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
The Present and Presence, Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM), Ljubljana, Slovenia
2010 – We Want to be Free as our Fathers, International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana, Slovenia
2008 – transmediale.08 – CONSPIRE…, Das Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany