Damir Očko

Damir Očko was born in 1977 in Zagreb, where he lives and works. A graduate from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb, he creates video works, photography, installations and objects including sound, poetry as well as works on paper—photo-collages and scores. Očko has represented Croatia at the 56th Venice Biennale (2015), and has exhibited, among others, at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb, Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst und Medien in Graz and the Centre for Contemporary Art Zamek Ujazdowski in Warsaw. His most recent solo exhibitions include “Damir Očko” at the Agency Gallery, London, “Repeat After Me” at Eastwards Prospectus in Bucharest and “Year out of shape” at Tiziana di Caro, Naples, and his upcoming projects include solo presentations at the Jeu de Paume, Paris, and the CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art in Bordeaux. Damir Očko’s works can be found in the collections of Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation and CNAP – Centre national des arts plastiques in Paris and at the MUDAM in Luxembourg.

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