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Borut Peterlin

Education

2002 – 2003: LCP – London College of Printing, London Institute
Postgraduate Diploma in photography, London, UK
2000 – 2001: Resident artist at Fabrica, Centre of Communication and Research for United Colors of Benetton, Treviso, Italy
1994 – 1998: FAMU – Academy of Performing Arts, Film, and TV
Bachelors degree in Fine arts, Prague, Czech Republic

Professional

2006 – 2008: photo-editor of Mladina weekly, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2001 – 2007: art director of Fotopub, festival of documentary photography, Novo mesto, Slovenia
from 2007: represented photographer, Laif, photojournalistic agency, Hamburg, Germany
from 2004: represented photographer, Contrasto, photojournalistic agency, Rome, Italy
from 2003: colaborating with Panos Images, photojournalistic agency, London, United Kingdom

Publication

2008: Garda Cartiere, a publishing house, a book with portraits from Bosnia, Milano, Italy
2008: The Observer, publication on survivors of Omarska concentration camp in BiH, London, United Kingdom
2007: Corriere della Sera, portraits of serbian paramilitary members, Rome, Italy
2007: D – la Repubblica delle Donne, feature story with creative portraits, Milano, Italy
2005: Tales from Gorjanci hills, a book, goga publishing house, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2000 – 2004: Colors magazine, publication in several issues, Treviso, Italy
2004: Amica, a magazine, Milano, Italy

Solo exhibitions (selections)

2008: “Chemical lovers”, Justus Lipsius, Brussels, Belgium
2008: “Striptiz portraits”, Simulaker Gallery, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2007: “Emerging Slovenia”, Host Gallery, London, UK
2004: “River Beaches”, Gallery P74, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2004: “A 1/60s of London”, GUF Pekarna, Maribor, Slovenia
2002: “Tales from Gorjanci hills”, Ragov log, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2001: “5am”, Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2000: “Portraits of Novo mesto”, Museum of Dolenjska, Slovenia

Group exhibitions (selection)

2008: “Living on Earth 2008”, Days Japan, Konica Minolta Plaza, Tokyo, Japan
2007: “Strojan Roma family”, Festival Fotopub, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2006: “Nova F”, Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti, Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia
2006: “Prekinjene zgodovine”, Gallery of Modern art, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2005: “River beachesォ, Festival Fotopub, Novo mesto, Slovenia
2004: “Bitte Lächeln, Aufname”, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
2004: “East of East”, Exhibition of Chinese and Slovene Contemporary art, Castle, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2003: “U3”, Trienale of Contemporary Art, Modern Gallery, Slovenia
2003: “Different Same”, Exhibition of Chinese and Slovene Contemporary art, Museum Doland, Shanghai, China
1999: “Photography of the year”, Cankarjev dom, Slovenia
1998: “Goodbye Twentieth Century”, Belgrad, Serbia
1997: “Zombies, Lichensteins palace”, Prague, CZ
1996: “World Young Photography”, Krakow, Poland

Bibliography

Toscani, Oliviero. Foreword to catalogue of Striptiz portraits.
Čibej, Boris. Profil Borut Peterlin, fotograf. Mladina. 8.2.1999, page 54-56
Fotograf: Borut Peterlin, MAGAZIN. št.11 maj 2006, page 160 – 161
Dejan, Habicht. Borut Peterlin, Reška kopališča. Catalogue Prekinjene zgodovine. March. 2006

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