Ana Zibelnik (b. 1995, Ljubljana)

Based in Leiden, Netherlands.

2018 - 2020 | MA Film and Photographic Studies, Leiden University 

2014 - 2018 | BA Visual Communication Design, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana

2016 - 2018 | If Slovenia Were (Le Masterklass with Klavdij Sluban)



2020, April, Kahmann Gallery, Amsterdam (group)

2020, May, Urgent Arts of Living, Neimënster Luxembourg

2020, May, This Art Fair, Amsterdam


2020, Haute Photographie fair, Rotterdam, Netherlands (February 6-9)

Artist talk / GUP New & Pakhuis de Zwijger present: New Perspectives

2019, ALARUM by Ardesia Projects on PH Museum (online)

2019, "Urgent Arts of Living" & "Valley of the Strange" ,, Lisbon, Portugal

2019, GUP New 2020, Book launch and group exhibition, Amsterdam (Westergas), Netherlands

2019, "Zeitgeist", Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest, Hungary

2019, "We Are The Ones Turning", Verzasca Foto Festival, Switzerland (solo)

2019, "Valley of the Strange", ISSP Gallery, Latvia

2019, "Urgent Arts of Living", Kaunas Photography Gallery, Lithuania

2019, "ALARUM", Ardesia Projects, Berlin

2019,"White Devil", IF SLOVENIA WERE, Odessa Photo Days, Ukraine (screening)

2018, "White Devil", IF SLOVENIA WERE, Grad Rajhenburg, Slovenia

2018, "White Devil", PARALLEL Intersection Zagreb, Organ Vida International Photography Festival, Croatia

2018, "White Devil", IF SLOVENIA WERE, Voies Off Festival, Arles, France (group + screening)

2018, "As if you could kill time without injuring eternity", Athens Photo Festival, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece (photobook)

2018, "Kjer ljudje pozabijo umreti", Trubar Literature House, Ljubljana (solo)

2017, "Arrivals, departed", Fotogalerija Solp, NovaF – Young Slovenian Photography, Maribor (group)

2017, "Iz okvirja / Out Of Frame", UGM Studio (Maribor Art Gallery), Maribor, Slovenia (group)

Awards & Grants

2020, City Municipality of Ljubljana Scholarship 

2020, Ad Futura Scolarship for Study Abroad, Public Scholarship, Development, Disability and Maintenance Fund of the Republic of Slovenia

2020, Artpil, 30 Under 30/Women Photographers

2020, GUP New Talent Award winner

2020, Haute Photographie Talent

2019, Verzasca Nera prize (1st place), "We are the ones turning"

2019, shortlisted for Lucie Foundation Photo Made scholarship

2019, Burn Emerging Photographer Fund – Fujifim Young Talent Award finalist

2018, Selected Artist, PARALLEL - European Photo Based Platform, 2nd Cycle

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