Selected personal exhibitions

Something Like a Mirror, National Museum Kraljevo, Serbia, 2014

Life is now very, very different, Gallery 73, Belgrade 2010.

German Lessons, Artget Gallery, Belgrade Cultural Center 2010.

Belgrade: Another Gaze / Mapping a City, Center for Culture Stari grad, Belgrade 2009.

Orphic Fragments, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo / La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence, 2006.

Golem Project, La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence 2004.

Golem Project, Museum of Art and Literature, Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina, 2004.

Golem Project, Gallery of the Belgrade Cultural Center, 2003.

Snapping Seoul, SACI Gallery, Florence, 2003.

Perfect Future / Revision, Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade (1999).

Screen Savers 3, Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade (1999).

No Winner No History, STAP Gallery (Fabbrica Europa), Florence, 1999.

unAUTHORized, Gallery of the Students Cultural Center, Belgrade, 1998.

Screen Savers, Zlatno oko, Novi Sad, 1997.



Selected group exhibitions

Far and Close (Lusitania), Museum Macura, Serbia, June-July 2015

Social dialogue and cultural policies in the post-communist context. Fatos Lubonja, Ardian Isufi, Dejan Atanackovic. Qendra multifunksionale TEN, Tirana, Albania, March 2014.

Free Port of Art, Magazzino 26, Porto di Trieste, July - November 2011.

There’s a certain slant of light, (dedicated to E. Dickinson) Casa Guidi, Florence, december 2010.

Open Studios (German Lessons / Der Gescmack Der Erde), Villa Romana, Florence, 2009.

L’Ordine e Caos: Costellazioni e miti, Biblioteca nazionale, Florence, 2009.

On Normality. Serbian Art of the Nineties, Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, 2005.

Closed Circuits, Belgrade City Museum. 2004.

44. October Salon, Art Pavilion C. Zuzoric, Belgrade. 2003.

2° Rencontres Internationales en arts visuels, La Chambre Blanche, Quebec City, Canada.

Dossier Serbia, Kunst Akademie, Berlin. 2000.

Break 21, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1999.

Entropia, Spaziotempo, Firenze, 1999.

Tra scrittura e imagine, Villa Gori, Massarosa, Italy, 1998.



Selected curatorial projects

Missing Places, KC Grad, Belgrade, 2012

Noncorpi, FuoriCampo gallery, Siena Art Institute, 2011

Another Gaze / Public Works, Kalemegdan fortress, collaboration: Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, 2010.

Belgrade: Another Gaze, 2009-2010.

Robert Gigorov: Termination Shock, in collaboration with Italian Institute of Culture in Belgrade, 2007.

Edoardo Malagigi: Pinocchio Project, SKC Gallery, Belgrade, 2006.

Infinity Enclosed, Gallery of the Belgrade Cultural Center / SACI Gallery, Florence, 2004.

Outside / Art in Education, Fabbrica Europa, Florence, 2001.



Curated publications

Beograd: Drugi pogled, Centar za međunarodne umetničke studije, 2015

Robert Gigorov: Termination Shock, Italian Institute of Culture in Belgrade, 2007.

Infinity Enclosed, Belgrade Cultural Center / SACI, 2004.

Letters on the Body, Morgana edizioni, Florence, 2003.



Selected bibliography

Jadranka Tolic, Images That Redefine Memories, Beliefs and Convictions, in Dejan Atanackovic: Something Like a Mirror, National Museum Kraljevo, Serbia, 2014

Giuliana Carbi, Free Port of Art, CEI, Trieste, 2011

L’Ordine e Caos: Costellazioni e miti, Biblioteca nazionale, La Corte, Florence, 2009

On Normality. Serbian Art of the Nineties, Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, 2005

Nikola Suica, Closed Circuits, catalogue, Belgrade City Museum, 2005

Milanka Todic, Positive / Negative, in the catalogue of 44. October Salon, Belgrade, 2004

Golem Project, Belgrade Cultural Center, 2003

20. Sarajevo Winter Festival, catalogue, Sarajevo, 2003

Poetronica 2003, Golem Project, catalogue Invideo, Milano, 2003

Jadranka Tolic, Serbian Art of the Nineties, catalogue Devenirs, Cultureaccess, Paris, 2002

Jovan Despotovic, Dossier Serbia, catalogue. Belgrade, Berlin, Vienna, Zurich, Mexico City, 2001

Lisanne Nadeau, catalogue 2. Rencontres Internationales en Arts Visuel, Quebec City, 2000

Perfect Future / Screen Savers 3, CD-ROM, Center for Cultural Decontamination, Beograd, 1999

Matteo Chini, Entropia, Spaziotempo, Florence, 1999

A.v., catalogue Break 21 / The Clinic of Ideas, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1999

Laura Mare, Tra scrittura ed immagine. Segno, icona, linguaggi, Villa Gori, Lucca, 1998

Jadranka Tolic, Intro-Extroversion of Art, in catalogue 2° Yugoslav Biennial of Young Artists, Vrsac, Yugoslavia, 1996


After completing the studies of painting at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze, Dejan Atanackovic has presented personal exhibitions and curatorial projects in Italy, Serbia, USA, Canada, Bosnia, Albania, Slovenia, while a number of his pieces appeared as part of collective shows in Germany, Switzerland, Mexico and elsewhere. He exhibited his works in cycles entitled Perfect Future (1999-2001), Golem (2003-2004), German Lessons (2010). Recent works include The Archive (2014) and Lusitania (2015). Some of his curatorial projects include Outside - Art in Education (2001), Infinity Enclosed (2004), Termination Shock (2007), Missing Places (2012). He teaches multimedia art at the US university program SACI (Studio Art Centers International) in Florence and at the Siena Art Institute in Siena. Founder of the Center for International Studies of Arts in Belgrade. Since 2004, he organizes the Outside Project, a student and expert exchange in art education. Since 2009, he develops Belgrade: Another Gaze, a project dedicated to the interpretation of cities through the perspective of marginalized groups. He lives in Belgrade and Florence.

Biography