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Exhibition "Veljko Vučković: Wheels That Never Spin"

Drina Gallery, Belgrade
Monday, August 12th
8:00 – 16:00
Serbian

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Drina Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Veljko Vučković's solo exhibition Wheels That Never Spin on Friday, June 21, at 7:00 PM, at Krunska 73, Belgrade, Serbia. Born in 1994, Veljko Vučković, this year's recipient of the prestigious Award for drawing from the Vladimir Veličković Foundation, will showcase the selection of twenty oil paintings of various sizes created over the past four years.

The appropriation and transformation of film clips are central to Vučković's work. Revitalizing information absorbed from films, the artist is primarily interested in creating paintings capable of evoking subtle associations with social and political events.The potential for unlimited reproduction of media images in Vučković's artistic process serves as an endless source for further manipulation and technical processing. The creation process involves selecting, appropriating, and deconstructing film frames, thorough digital editing of fragments, montage, collage, and then transferring them onto canvas. The original footage is cut, transposed into black and white, certain elements are eliminated, parts are shifted, others rotated, frames adjusted, often altering contrast or lighting in specific areas, adding words, or making similar interventions. This so-called post-digital artistic gesture applies an archaeological approach i...Displaying a mix of twenty oil paintings, Veljko Vučković's solo exhibition Wheels That Never Spin opens at Drina Gallery on Friday, June 21, at 7:00 PM, at Krunska 73, Belgrade, Serbia. The artist, born in 1994, and the winner of this year's prestigious Award for Drawing from the Vladimir Veličković Foundation, focuses on creating paintings that can subtly evoke connections to social and political events through the revitalization of film information. His artistic process revolves around the appropriation and transformation of film clips, leading to a continual cycle of manipulation and technical processing. By selecting, reworking, and reconstructing film frames, and using di...

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