Hrvoje Slovenc

Hrvoje SlovencHrvoje Slovenc is a Croatian photographer based in New York. He holds MS in Biochemistry from University of Zagreb and MFA in Photography from Yale University School of Art. His photographs have been exhibited in dozens of shows nationally and internationally including Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, Museum of New Art in Detroit, the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb, Croatia, and Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rijeka, Croatia. His work is in the permanent collections of Museum of Contemporarty Photography in Chicago, and Museum of Arts and Crafts in Zagreb, Croatia. Also, he is a recipient of London Photography Award, International Photography Award, Golden Light Award, Photography Now Award, BRIO Award, as well as Mortimer Hays-Brandeis and Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowships.


2010 MFA Yale University School of Art (Photography)

2006 BA The City College of New York (Photography)

2000 MS University of Zagreb (Biochemistry)


Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb, Croatia


2011 - The Bronx Museum of the Arts - AIM Program

Solo Shows:

2011 - Modern Gallery Josip Racic, Zagreb, Croatia. Home Theater. September 10 - September 25.
2011 - Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, NY. Home Theater. March 3 - April 23.

Selected Group Shows:

2012 - Museum of Modern Art, Zagreb, Croatia.
2012 - Longwood Gallery, New York, NY. Bronx Artists Biennial 2012.
2011 - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia. Photodays 2011.
2011 - Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb, Croatia. Photodays 2011.
2011 - Atlanta Celebrates Photography, Atlanta, GA. Ones to Watch.
2011 - Gallery Knezev Dvor, Rab, Croatia. Photodays 2011.
2011 - Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, NY. Family Value.
2011 - The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, NY. The Bronx Museum of the Arts Biennial 2011.
2011 - Artexchange 4, Rovinj, Croatia.
2011 - 25CPW, New York, NY. Undressing The World.

2011 - The Experimental Space at Reis Studio, New York, NY.
2011 - Galerija Marisall, Zagreb, Croatia. Otvoreno Polje.
2010 - Museum of New Art, Detroit, MI. New Media, Sex, and Culture in the 21st Century.
2010 - Eight Veil Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2010 - David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago, IL.

2010 - Jason McCoy Gallery (Chelsea exhibition space), New York, NY.
2010 - Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA. Dream Nation.
2010 - 25CPW, New York, NY. Stranger than Fiction.

2010 - Kitchen Habitat, New York, NY. Objects in the Mirror.
2010 - Art Chicago 2010. New Insight.
2009 - Longwood Gallery the Contemporary Art Center of the Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx, NY. Anthem: an all-american dystopia.
2009 - 2009 Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China. Breaking Boundaries II.
2008 - Parachute Factory Gallery, New Haven, CT. Family Business.
2007 - Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL. Relative Closeness: Portraits of Family and Friends.
2007 - Volitant Gallery, Austin, TX. Tunnel Vision: Parading Down the Aisle.
2007 - Farmani Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. IPA Best of Show.
2006 - Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA. Annual Center Awards Exhibition.
2006 - IPA Best of Show Traveling Exhibition - 40 shows in 9 countries.

2006 - New Photo Gallery Space, Manchester, UK.

2006 - Calumet Photo Gallery, London, UK.
2005 - Northwest Art Center, Minot, ND. Americas 2000.

2005 - Gallery 214, Montclair, NJ. Taboo.
2004 - C-Fizz Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
2004 - Go Fish Gallery, New York, NY..


2010 - Bronx Council On The Arts - BRIO 

2010 - Alice Kimball Traveling Fellowship

2008 - Bronx Council On The Arts - BRIO 

2007 - Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship.


Mariann Makrai, Interview: Hrvoje Slovenc. Whatta Fashion, October 10, 2011. (web)

Davor Konjikusic, Zanimaju me podjele. Novosti, Number 616, October 8, 2011. p. 12.
Croatian Television, 1st Program, Jelena Jindra: Po ure Kulture. September 22, 2011. 5:05 min. (television)

Patricia Kis, Kada sam dosao u posjet jednoj domini, otvorila mi je vrata obicna domacica. Jutarnji List, September 21, 2011. p. 31.

Boris Beck, Pozornica za robove i gospodare. Nacional, September 20, 2011. p. 66-68.
Jelena Popic, Hrvoje Slovenc: Home Theater. FOTOmag, August 2011. p. 76-77.

Ben Greenman, Goings on About Town: Bronx Museum of the Arts. New Yorker, August 15, 2011. p. 11.

Lily Bouvier, What's the value, and face, of a family? The Villager, Volume 81, Number 8, July 21-27, 2011. p. 19.
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx Calling – The First AIM Biennial. June 2011. p. 89. (catalogue)
Steve Simmons, Home Theater: Photographs by Hrvoje Slovenc. View Camera Journal, March/April 2011. p. 14-21.

Croatian Radio, 1st Program. Silvija Bionda: Interview With Hrvoje Slovenc. April 28, 2011. 6:57 min. (radio)

Natalie Hegert, Photo Fetish. ARTslanT, April 10, 2011. (web)

Domagoj Knez, SM Avant-Garde Photography, Croatian Style. Livingstone, March-June 2011. Issue 47, p. 27-28.

Margaret Browne, Hrvoje Slovenc: Home Theater. Conveyor, Spring 2011. p. 70-77.

Vince Aletti, Goings On About Town: Hrvoje Slovenc. New Yorker, April 4, 2011. p. 13.

Galerija Marisal, Otvoreno Polje. Catalogue. March, 2011.
Alyssa Bianca-Pavley, Events - Hrvoje slovenc: Home Theater. The Fanzine, March, 2011. (web)

Jadranka Kuresko Kero, Hrvatski umjetnik Hrvoje Slovenc miljenik je kustosa Roberta Storra. Vecernji List, March 14, 2011. p. 59.

Antonio Jerkovic, Hrvatski umjetnik koji je ostvario americki san. Jutarnji List, March 5, 2011. p. 82.

2011 Graduate Directory. Wallpaper, January 2011.

J. Linblad, Stranger Than Fiction. Art Observed, June 7, 2010. (web)

Alicia Eler, Reviews: Relative Closeness. Time Out Chicago, July 5-11, 2007. Issue No. 123, p. 67.

Kim Yoon Jung, Cover Story: Hrvoje Slovenc. Monthly Photographer, April 2005. p. 150-153.


Hrvoje Slovenc and Donald Mengay, Breathing in Kabwe. Ave Arte Gallery, Vid, Croatia. 2009.


Photodays Rovinj
American Photo Magazine Images of the Year.

London Photographic Awards.

International Photography Awards.

Golden Light Awards.

B&W Annual.

Photographer's Forum Magazine.

Photography Now 2006 - One Hundred Portfolios.

American Photo, Readers' Contest No.8.

Lectures/Visiting Artist:

Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb, Croatia.
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, NY
Parsons The New School of Design, New York, NY.

Drew Univeristy, Madison, NJ.

The City College of the CUNY, New York, NY.

LaGuardia Community College, New York, NY.