Milijana Babić

Milijana Babić is a visual artist whose work often enters the field of live art. Starting point of her work is her own position as a woman and an artist which she questions in her immediate surroundings.

She holds a BA in fine arts from the Durban Institute of Technology, Durban, Republic of South Africa, and MA from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana, Slovenia. She is a long-term collaborator of the City of Women Festival in Ljubljana. Since 2007 she has worked as an associate at the Academy of Applied Arts in Rijeka. She is a member of the Rijeka based artists run space Delta 5.

Co-Creation by Milijana Babić:

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    Put yourself in my place

    Depending on our social background, we attribute different values to artworks, but also to different behavior patterns and to biological traits such as race, or sex. The consequence of this is always, inequality. Milijana Babić and Ida Hansson are two artists who developed their own methodologies for understanding differences in how society approaches art, through a specific long term continuous performance of swapping lives. By entering the life of the other, they did not play some kind of imitation game, but brought their own personalities into a different context.

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