Matjaž Tančič

Matjaž Tančič

Matjaž Tančič (1982) is lens-based artist working mainly on documentary and independent projects between China and Slovenia. His work explores the lines between documentary, portrait and art photography to engage with social and cultural issues. He likes to experiment within the photographic medium and is mainly known for his 3D stereography projects.

Tančič holds a BA in photography from the University of the Arts, London.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
3DPRK, Cinema Anteo, Milan, Italy
3DPRK, Far East Film Festival, Udine, Italy

2017
3DPRK, Asian Society, Houston, Texas, USA
3DPRK, Happy Lucky Gallery, New York, USA
Heroes, Galerija Fotografija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
3DPRK, Deck Gallery, Singapore

2016
Heroes, Samos Refuge Camp, Vathy, Greece
3DPRK, Pekin Fine Arts, Hong Kong

2015
3DPRK, Galerija fotografija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
3DPRK, Layerjeva hiša, Kranj, Slovenia
Timekeepers, School of Tillers, Bishan, China
3DPRK, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, China

2013
Mimicry China, Beijing Design Week, Darshilar, China
3D Nudes, Dom Kulture, Ljutomer, Slovenia

2011
Timekeepers, Museum of the Urban planing, Beijing, China
Timekeepers, Yixian photo festival, Anhui, China
Memories of the hutong, Tuo Fang Hutong, Beijing, China
Memories of the hutong, Chambers Fine Arts Gallery, Beijing, China
Mimicry China Edition, Basement gallery, London, UK
Mimicry China Edition, Orange Hall – Sanlitun Vilage, Beijing, China
Mimicry, Richard Young Gallery, London, UK
Mimicry, Europe House, London, UK

2010
Mimicry, Kino Šiška, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2006
Exit, Ausgang, Izlaz – Kunilingus, Metelkova, Ljubljana, Slovenia
TRIPtih, Galerija YHD Metelkova, Ljubljana, Slovenia
TRIPtih, Paviljon, Tržič, Slovenia

2003
Elementi, Galerija Atelje 2050, Ljubljana, Slovenia 

GROUP EXIBITIONS

2018
Heros, Displaced – Slovenian Contemporary Documentary Photography, OKK RAUM, Berlin, Germany
3DPRK, Forbidden Whispers, Photon, Wienna, Austria
3DPRK, Forbidden Whispers, Photon, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2017
3DPRK, Pekin fine arts, Hong kong
3DPRK, Salon Zurcher, New York, USA
3DPRK, Posers II, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing
3DPRK, Impossible to see: North Korea in photographs. Lumiere Brothers, Moscow, Russia
Eyes on China Project, Lianzhou Photo Festival, China
3DPRK, Zavetje Babilona, Kibla, Maribor, Slovenia

2016
3DPRK, Kaunas photo festival, Lithuania
3DPRK, Vevey photo festival, Switzerland
3DPRK, Lianzhou Photo Festival, China
Obscured spaces, Yan Huang Art Museum, Beijing, China
Eyes on China, Shanghai

2015
3DPRK, Pyongyang Photo Exhibition, Pyongyang, North Korea
Swimmers, Eyes on China Project, Beijing, China
3DPRK, MOPC – North Korean Perspectives, Chichago
Obscured Spaces (camera obscura photo series and installation), Beijing Design Week, Darshilar, Beijing

2014
Living Legends, The Other hundred, HK, BJ, Mumbay, NY, Istambul, Berlin, UAL, Singapore (Traveling Exhibition)
Timekeeper, Yan Huang Art Museum, Beijing, China
Timekeepers, 5th Auckland Triennial, Auckland, New Zeland
Timekeepers, Taipei Biennial, Taiwan
Timekeepers, Gallery Intelligentsia, Beijing, China
Architecture of Beijing, Palazzo Zen – Venice Biennale, Italy

2013
Timekeepers, Sony World Photography Awards, Somerset House,  London, UK

2012
Living legends, Millenium Monument – The World Museum, Beijing, China
Ambiental nudes, Slovenia Press Photo, Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2011
Mimicry China, Projekt 27 / Sensation, Jakopičeva Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2010
Mimicry, Capsule 2 – Richard Young gallery, London, UK
Mimicry, Gradex exhibition, London, UK
Mimicry, Carnaby street expo, London, UK
Xhibit 2010, London College of Communication Gallery, London, UK

2009
Down under, Google Photograhpy Award, The Saachy Gallery, London, UK
Institutto Marangoni exhibition,  The Mall, London, UK
Elizabeth Arden show, Fashion Space Galery, London, UK

2006
Romi Niš – Romska kultura, Cmurek, Bad Radkersburg, Celovec, Gradec, Ptuj, Maribor-Galerija Stolp, Murska Sobota (Traveling Exhibition)

2005
Tao, Portret – Narodna galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Elementi, Salon erotične fotografije, Photon, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Tao, Terminal00, Makalonca, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2004
Funk, first floating exhibition on Ljubljanica river and on the banks of the Ljubljanica river, Slovenia

2002
Fotopub, Galerija Goga, Novo mesto, Slovenia
Photo Experience – 3. place, Grm Castle, Novo mesto, Slovenia
Photo Experience, Strasbourg, France

2001
Fotopub, Galerija Goga, Novo mesto, Slovenia