MATEJ JURČEVIĆ


Matej Jurčević (b.1995, Croatia) graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts (KASKA), Antwerp in 2021 with a MA in Photography.
In his artistic practice he explores themes of identity, collective memory and youth culture. 
He is a recipient of the VID Grant award for 2021 hosted by the VID Foundation for Photography. The award is granted to photographers exploring relevant social issues in the Balkans. In 2022 he published his first photobook: I try to take care of myself now. The book was published by Organ Vida Publishing.


GROUP EXHIBITION
2021
MASTER EXPO
Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASKA), Antwerp
[moody piano music playing]
Graduation Show KASKA MA Photography, hosted by FOMU
Photo Vogue Festival, Milano, as part of the VID Foundation

2020
Exam exhibtion, ADU Gallery F8, Zagreb. 


FILMOGRAPHY
Project love, 2019, Museaum of Modern Art Zagreb, in collaboration with  photographer and cinematographer Karla Jurić

AWARDS
2022 
Rovinj PhotoDays
3th place: documentary photography

2021
Awarded: Photography Prize  Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp
Vizitka 2 open call
VID Grant hosted by The VID Foundation for Photography
https://vidfoundation.com/matej

2018
as a contributor (photographer), Biennale of Croatian design category:
Concept, initiative, critical design


PUBLICATIONS
Der Greif issue 14 YES TO ALL
Vizkultura
VOGUE IT
CALVET JOURNAL
KULTURFLUX
BURO24/7
Vizkultura