Viktor Bernik (b. 1971) completed his painting studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana under the mentorship of Metka Krašovec and received his master's degree under the mentorship of Bojan Gorenc. He is engaged in painting and site-specific installations and events. He recently presented his work at group exhibitions Time Without Innocence, Recent Painting in Slovenia at Moderna galerija in Ljubljana (2019), Free Sun at the City Gallery of Ljubljana (2020) and Autopornography on St. Nicholas' Day in a private apartment (2020). His recent solo shows include Made in China: Successes And Failures (together with Jara Vogrič and Žiga Kariž), Photon Gallery in Vienna (2019), Birthday at Škuc Gallery in Ljubljana (2020) and HA, HA, HA at Tobačna 001 (2020). He is the recipient of the Rihard Jakopič Award (2018). His works are part of the Moderna galerija, International Centre of Graphic Arts, City Gallery of Nova Gorica, NLB and Ministry of Culture art collections.
William II & I, 2020
Collage, 40 x 30 cm