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 Valentina Savic is a Serbian visual artist working in the field of ceramics art for more than a decade. She explores the connection between the body, space and consumption. For the past few years of work, her major themes are consumption and challenge of rationalism. Although she works primarily in ceramic and porcelain, her ceramic installations are often mixed with another media, like metal, digital prints, video and performance.
Over the past 10 years she has exhibited at The Museum of Applied Arts in Belgrade, Serbia, National Museum Aranđelovac, Serbia, National Museum Slovenia, Ceramic Museum Westerwald, Germany, Ceramic Museum, Spain, Cultural Centers and Galleries In Serbia, Belgium, Austria , Argentina, New Zealand.



Education:
  • 2007 Master of Fine Arts, Faculty of Applied Arts (FAA) Belgrade, Republic of Serbia ( thesis Ceramic and Contemporary Ornament)
  • 1998- 2000 received scholarship from the School of Fine Arts in Athens, Greece ( two years specialization at sculpture department)
  • 1998 BFA , majoring  Ceramics Faculty of Applied Arts (FAA), Belgrade, Serbia

Solo exhibitions:
  • 2016 Network / Gallery Alek Djonovic/ Arandjelovac, Serbia
  • 2014 "Executive Board" Stara Kapetanija Gallery, Zemun,  Belgrade, Serbia
  •  2011  PORCELAIN, Cultural center Maalbek, Brussels, Belgium
  •  2009  MILK , acompanying exhibition for Triennial of ceramics ( with L.Ackov and E.Portnoj)
  •  2008  POETICS OF SOCIALIZATION, Singidunum Gallery, Belgrade
  •  2007  CERAMIC AND CONTEMPORARY ORNAMENT, MA Exhibition District Gallery –     Museum of applied Arts, Belgrade
  •  2006  CERAMICS , City Cultural Centre Salon,  Čačak, Serbia
  •  2005  POETICS OF SPACE, Stara Kapetanija Gallery, Zemun , Serbia
  • 2005  HOMO BALCANICUS, Gallery of  Association of Applied Arts Artists and  Designers of Serbia(ULUPUDS)  Belgrade, Serbia
  • 2005   HUMAN RESOURCES, Little Visual Arts Salon, Novi Sad, Serbia
  • 2003   GIFT , Singidunum  Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1996     RAKU , Gallery of Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia Belgrade, Serbia     

Awards:


  • 2013  Purchase Prize of Museum of Applied Art at 14.Ceramics Triennial, Belgrade, Subotica, Serbia
  • 2009  Second Award, XVI Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia
  • 2009   Second Award , 1st International Triennial of Ceramics UNICUM  ,Slovenia
  • 2009 Annual Award for creative contributions  by Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia(ULUPUDS)
  • 2008   First Award at Henkel »Rice Dry Art»New Moment Gallery, Belgrade
  • 2006   Annual Award for creative contributions  by Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia(ULUPUDS)
  • 2005  Purchase Award from the City of Belgrade- Secretariat for Culture
  • 2004   Annual award for creative contributions  by Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia(ULUPUDS)
  • 2003   Honorary diploma - 2nd International  Ceramic Symposium, Naebul, Tunisia
  • 2002   Honorary diploma- Flower vase-,  Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2001   Grand  Award - XII Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia
  • 1996   Honorary diploma -  “I International Trienniale of Ceramics” CUP 96” Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia

Publications

Catalogues:

  • -The Figure, Sculpture in Ceramics, 7th Nassauische sparkasse ceramic talent award ,Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Germany, 2013
  • -3. International Golcuk ceramic Symposium, Turkye 2013
  • -The 14th Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia,2013
  • A Women Artist - New Subjects and Ideas in Serbian Ceramics after 2000, Museum Of Applied Arts, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2012
  • The 14th Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2009
  • 7.Internationale Keramik Biennale Inside-Out, Kapfenberg, Austria, 2011
  • X Biennial Internacional de Ceramica, Manises, Espagne, 2011
  • International Mixed Exhibition, Usak University, Usak, Turkey, 2011
  • World of ceramics, National Museum Arandjelovac, Republic Of Serbia, 2011
  • XVI Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, Dec 2011
  • 12. Westerwaldpreis 2009 ~ Keramik Europas, Germany, 2009
  • 1st International Triennial of Ceramics UNICUM 2009, Slovenia, 2009
  • The 13th Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2009
  • XV Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, Dec 2009
  • The 12th Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2006
  • Herceg Novi Salon, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 2006
  • II Bienal International Del Mosaico Contemporaneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2005
  • 8. International Biennial of Miniature Arts, Gornji Milanovac, Republic of Serbia, 2005
  • XIV Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2005
  • The XIth Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2006
  • 1. International Biennial of miniature Arts, Niksic, Montenegro
  • X Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, November 1999
  • IX Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 1997
  • Balkan Ceramic Exhibition, IAC General Assembly, Athens, Greece, 2002
  • 43. October Salon , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia 2002
  • XII Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2001
  • 42. October salon, Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia, 2001
  • X Yugoslav Triennial of Ceramics, Subotica, FR Yugoslavia 1999
  • 2 nd International Triennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia, 2003
  • Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Award,  Auckland, New Zealand, 1998
  • XXV International Festival-World of Ceramics, Arandjelovac, FR Yugoslavia,1998
  • III International colony of Ceramic Arts- Zlakusa 98, City Gallery Uzice, FR Yugoslavia, 1998
  • X  Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2001
  • 1st International Triennial of Ceramics- Cup 96,  Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia, 2003



Articles:

  • Biljana Vukotic - A Women Artist - New Subjects and Ideas in Serbian Ceramics after 2000,  2012
  • Story about…Politika, January 2011
  • Biljana Vukotic, The 13th Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2012
  • Tanja Vicentic - Into Ceramic World, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2011
  • Maja Skaljac Stanosevic, XVI Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, Dec 2011
  • Ljubica Jelisavac Katic, BraArt, BELEF, Belgrade,Republic of Serbia 2010
  • Ljubica Ranković, 36. Symposium World of Ceramics, Arandjelovac, Republic of Serbia 2009
  •  Inspiration on Rice, Politika, May 2008
  • Maja Skaljac Stanosevic, Shoe- 39 . May Exhibition, 2007
  • Mirjana Vajdic Bajic - Design Recycle, 2007
  • 2007 Biljana Vukotić, The XIth Triennial of Ceramic Art , Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2006
  • Maja Skaljac Stanosevic, XIV Biennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2005
  • Ljiljana Joksimovic, Poetics of space, Gallery Stara Kapetanija, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 2005
  • Ljubica Jelisavac Katic, Vodic za upotrebu zena, Blic, September 2005
  • Gordana Biba Markovic, 2 nd International Triennial of Ceramics, Belgrade, FR Yugoslavia, 2003
  • Mirjana Radojcic, Strict Selection, Politika , 1996
  • Ljiljana Cinkul - Cup or Sculpture, Politika , 1996
  • Gordana Biba Marković, Ist International Triennial of Ceramics, CUP 96 Kerameiki Techni 1996
  • Mirjana Bajic, III International colony of Ceramic Arts- Zlakusa 98, FR Yugoslavia, 1998

Interwiews:

Ars praktika- RTS 2011- Dijana Milašinović Marić
Ram- Studio B- Dragana Ćosić

  • She has exhibited in more then 100 group exhibitions since 1996.






Valentina Savić je vizuelna umetnica  koja se bavi keramikom u vidu instalacija, skulptura i site-specific radova. U protekloj deceniji njeni radovi bili su izloženi u Muzeju Primenjenih umetnosti u Beogradu, Narodnom Muzeju U Aranđelovcu, Narodnom Muzeju slovenije, Muzeju Keramike Vestervald u Nemačkoj, Muzeju Keramike Manises u Španiji, Kulturnim centrima u Srbiji, Hrvatskoj, Grčkoj, Belgiji, Austriji, Argentini, Novom Zelandu, i mnogobrojnim galerijama.
U okviru svojih radova ona istražuje odnose između tela, prostora, potrošnje. U poslednjih nekoliko godina njene glavne teme su potrošnja, izazovi racionalizma, uloga zanatske prakse(produkt dizajna) u umetnosti i istorisko-društvenom kontekstu. Iako prvenstveno radi u keramici i porcelanu, u njenim instalacijama su često prisutni i drugi mediji-video, fotografija, performans, drvo , tekst...



Obrazovanje:

  •          1998. Diplomirala  na odseku Keramika- Fakulteta Primenjenih Umetnosti      
  •          Od 1998 - 2000 stipendista Grčke Vlade, za specijalizaciju na fakultetu Lepih      umetnosti u Atini, odsek vajarstva.
  •         2007. završila postdplomske studije, na Fakultetu primenjenih umetnosti -odsek keramička skulptura

Nagrade i priznanja:

   2013    -Otkupna nagrada Muzeja Primenjene umetnosti na 14. Trijenalu keramike, Beograd,                          Subotica, Srbija    
   2009    -II nagrada na I internacionalnom trijenalu keramike UNICUM,
               Nacionalni muzej , Ljubljana,  Slovenija
             - II nagrada na Bijenalu keramike Beograd, Kuća legata, Beograd
             -  Plaketa Ulupudsa za ostvarene rezultate u 2008 god.
   2008   - I nagrada na „ Henkel Rice Dry Art Award“ New Moment galerija, Beograd
   2006   - Plaketa Ulupuds za  za ostvarene rezultate u 2005 god. Beograd, Srbija
   2005   - Otkupna nagrada Sekretarijata za kulturu  grada Beograda, Srbija
   2004   - Plaketa Ulupudsa za ostvarenja u 2004 godini , Beograd, Jugoslavija
   2003   - Počasna diploma  na Drugom Internacionalnom Simpozijumu Keramike,     
               Naebul, Tunis
   2002   - Počasna diploma »Vaza za Cvijeće« međunarodna izložba, Ivanić Grad   
               Hrvatska
   2001   - Glavna nagrada, Bijenale keramike Beograd, Galerija KCB, Beograd, Jugoslavija
   1996   - II nagrada na I internacionalnom Trijenalu keramike“Šolja 96“ Galerija   
               KCB, Beograd, Jugoslavija


Samostalne izložbe:

  2014    "Izvršni odbor" Galerija Stara kapetanija, Zemun
  2011    „Porcelan“ Kulturni centar Maalbek, Brisel, Belgija
  2009    XIII Trijenale keramike Autorska izložba Biljane Vukotić, izložba tri umetnice: Larisa Ackov,   Valentina  Savić i Evgenija Portnoj Kostić, Dom Omladine, Beograd
  2008    „Poetika socijalizacije“ izložba crteža , Galerija Singidunum, Beograd, Srbija
  2007    „Savremeni ornament i keramika“ magistarska izlozba, Distrikt galerija,
                MPU, Beograd
  2006    „Keramika“ sa Lanom Tikvešom i Natalijom Banjac, 
                Likovni Salon Doma  Kulture, Čačak
  2005    „Homo Balcanicus“ Mala galerija ULUPUDSA, Beograd
  2005    „Poetika Prostora“, Galerija Stara Kapetanija, Zemun
  2005    „Human Resources“sa Lanom Tikvešom i Natalijom Banjac-
                Mali likovni salon - Novi sad
  2003    „DAR“ Galerija Singidunum, Beograd
  1999    „Raku“sa Slađanom Danojević- Mala galerija UlUPUDSa-Beograd 
             

Kolektivne izložbe (izbor)

2013

  • 14 Trijenale Keramike, Muzej primenjene umetnosti Beograd, Subotica, Srbija
  • 3. Internacionalni Simpozijum, Golcuk, Turska
  • Figura- Skulptura u keramici, Muzej keramike Vestervald, Nemačka


2012

  • Umetnikca, Muzej Primenjene umetnosti, Beograd

2011
  • International Mixed Exhibition, Usak University, Usak, Turkey
  • Inside-Out, 07 internationale Keramik Bienniale 2011 der Stadt, Kapfenberg, Austria
  • X Biennal Internacional de Ceramica, Manises, Spanija
  • 16 bijenale keramike Beograd 2011
  • U svetu keramike, Narodni muzej Arandjelovac, Muzej primenjene umetnosti Beograd
  • Omni design, Galerija Singidunum, BDW, Beograd
2010
  • Designboom mart, Valencia Disseny Week, Valensija, Spanija
  • Medjunarodna izložba „Žene Slikari“ Majdanpek, Srbija
  • BRAART, Belef, Beograd
  • Retrospektivna izložba Svet keramike, Galerija RTS, Beograd
2009
·       12. Westerwaldpreis 2009 Keramik Europas, Germany
·       13. Trijenale keramike, Muzej primenjene umetnosti, Beograd
·       Svet keramike, Narodni muzej Arandjelovac
·       UNICUM,  I Medjunarodno trijenale Keramike, Nacionalni muzej, Ljubljana, Slovenija
·       15. Bijenale keramike Beograd, Kuća Legata, Beograd

2007
·       14. bijenale keramike Beograd, Superspace galerija, Beograd
·       Cipela, Galerija OZON
2006
·       “How To Became Most Famous Artist In The World” sa Marijom K., Galerija Singidunum
·       12. Trijenale keramike,  Muzej primenjenih umetnosti, Beograd, SCG
·       Galerija Bepo Benković, Herceg Novi, Crna Gora
2005
·        II Bienal International Del Mosaico Contemporaneo
       Buenos Aires - Argentina
·        8. Međunarodni bijenale umetnosti minijature, Gornji Milanovac, Srbija
·        I međunarodno bijenale  minijatura, Nikšić, Crna gora
·        Bijenale keramike Beograd, Galerija Progres, Beograd, SCG
2004
·        Retrospektiva keramike - keramičkog odseka FPU
       Muzej primenjenih umetnosti, Beograd, SCG

2003
·        “International ceramic Bienniale” Nebul, Tunis                      
2002
·       “Balkan Ceramic Exhibition” Parko Elefterias; Atina, Grčka.
·             43. Oktobarski salon , Galerija Progres, Beograd                     -
2001    
·              Bijenale keramike,  Kulturni Centar Beograd, Yugoslavia          
·              42 Oktobarski salon,  Kulturni centar Beograd, Yugoslavia
2000    
·              II internacionalno trijenale keramike ŠOLJA 2000,Muzej primenjenih umetnosti Beograd, 
            FR    Yugoslavia
1999    
·            “LOGO TECHNIS” Yugoslav and Greek artist exhibition” Gradska Galerija Pirej, Atina, Grčka
·              Trijenale keramike Subotica, Beograd, FR Jugoslavija
1998
·             Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Awards, Okland, Novi Zeland
·              XXV Internationalni festival ”Svet keramike”, Arandjelovac, FR Jugoslavija
·              “III Internationalna kolonija umetničke keramike – ZLAKUSA 98”, Gradska galerija Užice, 
            FR  Jugoslavija
1997    
·             10. Bijenale Keramike, Galerija Doma vojske, Beograd, FR Jugoslavija,
1996
·             I internacionalno trijenale keramike - Šolja 1996, Kulturni centar, Beograd, SFRJugoslavija


Simpozijumi-Projekti:


2012
  • Mixer design food 1-2
  • Teratorija , Belef ,Tera, Kikinda,Beograd, Srbija

2011
  • Body related object, KC Grad, Beograd
  • Priča O, Kreativne likovne radionice, UG Stara Kapetanija, Beograd
2010
  • Valensija Design Week, Valensija, Spanija
  • Art is Art-Everithing Else is Everything Else, Bitef teatar, Beograd
  • Priča O, Kreativne likovne radionice, UG Stara Kapetanija, Beograd
2009 
  • -Terratorija, Belef, kolonija keramike, Tera , Kikinda, Srbija
  • -Svet keramike, Arandjelovac, Srbija
  • -Erotika i sex u keramici, predavanje, Bijenale keramike Beograd
2008 
  • -Treća Kolonija keramike Dragačevska Terakota, Srbija
  • -Terratorija, Belef, kolonija keramike , Tera, Kikinda, Srbija
  • -Kolonija keramike Igalo Spa  Centar, Igalo, Crna Gora
  • -Slikarska kolonija,”Zoran Matić” Tara, Srbija 
2005 - 1998

  • -Priručnik za auto afirmaciju u post-post-modernizmu
“How To Became Most Famous Artist In The World” sa Marijom K.2006
  • -Slikarska kolonija , Vrnjačka banja, Srbija, 2005
  • -''Projekat strukturalno molekularne revitalizacije Perućkog jezera''
land-art instalacija , Tara, Srbija
  • -I Kolonija  Umetničke Keramike “JESEN U ZLAKUSI” Zlakusa, Srbija,2005
  • -II Medjunarodni simpozijum keramike,  Nebul . Tunis, 2004
  • -Kostas Tarkasis Studio Workshop 1999-2000 Atina, Grčka
  • -III medjunarodna kolonija umetničke keramike, Zlakusa, Srbija, 1998
  • -Medjunarodna kolonija „Svet keramike“, Arandjelovac, Srbija,1998

Kolekcije:


  • Narodni Muzej Arandjelovac
  • Skupstina grada Beograda
  • Gradska Galerija Pirej
  • Ambasada Srbije  Atina
  • Kolekcija grada Nebula, Tunis
  • Artarea, Hrvatska
  • Kolekcija umetnicke kolonije Zlakusa, Užice, Srbija
  • Kolekcija Umetnicke kolonije Zoran Matić, Tara, Srbija
  • Opština Stari Grad, Beograd, Srbija
  • Zepter Kolekcija
  • Teratorija, Belef, Tera, Kikinda

Biblografija:


  •  „Cipela“ 39. Majska izložba-Maja Škaljac Stanošević
  • „ III Medjunarodna kolonija umetničke keramike „Zlakusa 98“- Mirjana Vajdić Bajić
  • „36 Simpozijum - Svet keramike –Ljubica Ranković
  • XI Trijenale savremene umetničke keramike – Biljana Vukotić
  • 15.Bijenale keramike- Maja Škaljac Stanošević
  • The Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Award 1998
  • Poetika prostora , Stara kapetanija 2005- Ljiljana Joksimović
  • 2. Medjunarodni trijenale keramike –Šolja 2000
  • 16.Bijenale keramike, 2011- maja Škaljac Stanošević
  • Braart- Belef 2010-Ljubica Jelisavac Katić
  • U  svetu keramike - 2011- Tanja Vićentić
  • Politika, Magazin 15.januar 2012
  • Politika 17.maj 2008, - Inspiracija u pirinču
  • Blic 16.septembar 2005 vodič za upotrebu žena- Ljubica Jelisavac Katić
  • Politika 27.januar 2006 - Hercegnovski salon dobio žiri
  • Enterijer br 38- jul 2007- Izložba Cipela
  • Evropa br 155- 29 mart 2007- Brod kao neformalni izložbeni prostor- Pravo ili lažno
  • Kerameiki techni 1996- Biba Marković
Intervjui:
  • Ars praktika- RTS 2011- Dijana Milašinović Marić

  • Ram- Studio B- Dragana Ćosić