Alen Ožbolt (1966) is a visual artist who works across various media, using a multiplicity of techniques. He graduated from both the Fine Art Academies in Zagreb and in Ljubljana, and was a visiting artist at the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI). He was a leading member of the group VSSD from 1984-1995, which exhibited at the Venice Biennial twice during the 1990-ies. He has been working independently since 1996. Since 2007 he has been a professor of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana, where he lives and works.