Jošt Dolinšek (1997, Ljubljana, SI) is a lens-based visual artist. His practice is predominantly stemming from photographic medium and is expanded into moving imagery, installation and sculpture. He  has recently graduated from a MFA Photography programme at HDK-Valand in Gothenburg, Sweden. In 2020, he earned a BA in Psychology at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia. Dolinšek was one of the selected artists in the 3rd cycle of Parallel - European Photo Based Platform.

He currently lives and works in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Represented by Photon Gallery.

selected exhibitions and screenings

2024    Inombords flockas vinddriven aska.  NEJD, Göteborg (SE) // collaborative exhibition

2023    Paradise, Performance, Replica.  FFF - Fotografie Forum Frankfurt (DE) // group exhibition

2023    Past & Present,  Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich (DE) // group exhibition

2023    Staring Into The Sun Until It Turns Purple,  Röda Sten Konsthall, Göteborg (SE) // group exhibition

2023    Errors and Possibilities,  Galleri Rotor2, Göteborg (SE) // solo exhibition

2022    Various Works,  Galleri Format, Malmö (SE) // group exhibition

2022    Back to Black,  Atelierhaus der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna (AT) // group exhibition

2022    To Move the Sun and Earth Away, Photon Gallery, Vienna (AT) // solo exhibition

2022    Made in Slovenia,  Cukrarna Palace, Ljubljana (SI) // group exhibition

2022    Back to Black,  Photon Gallery, Ljubljana (SI) // group exhibition

2022    Beyond the Lens,  Mala Galerija - Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana (SI) // group exhibition 

2021    To Move the Sun and Earth Away,  Curiosa sector at ParisPhoto (FR) w/ Photon Gallery

2021    Different Worlds, Galerie Fotografic, Prague (CZ) // group exhibition

2021    MOJO, Charta festival, Rome (IT) // group exhibition

2021    Photonic Editions, Photon Gallery, Ljubljana (SI) // group exhibition

2021    To Move the Sun and Earth Away, Photon Gallery, Ljubljana (SI) // solo exhibition

2021    Different Worlds, Photon Gallery, Vienna (AT) // group exhibition

2021    Limen, Fotogalerija Stolp, Maribor (SI) // group exhibition

2020    Different Worlds, Photon Gallery,  Ljubljana (SI) // group exhibition

2020    Under (De)construction, Landskrona Foto Festival (SE) // group exhibition

2019    Parallel Showcase, Capa Center of Photography, Budapest (HU) // group exhibition

2019    If Slovenia Were, Odesa Photo Days (UA) // screening

2018    If Slovenia Were, Grad Rajhenburg, Brestanica (SI) // group exhibition

2018    If Slovenia Were,  Voies Off festival, Arles (FR) // group exhibition

2018    If Slovenia Were, Voies Off festival, Arles (FR) // screening


Parallel Atlas: 3rd Cycle. Book of 3rd cycle artists of Parallel Photo Platform. September 2020 // soon available

If Slovenia Were. Box of 20 booklets - contemporary Slovenian photography. November 2018 // buy here


2024    Friendly Neighbours, COMA Art Drop, Sweden - invited artist

2023    Panel Talk "Extended Photography", moderated by Louise Wolthers, Röda Sten Konsthall - participant

2022    Revolv Award - longlisted

2021    Paris Photo / Curiosa sector - selected 

2021    Different Worlds 2021 open call - jury member

2021    PHmuseum 2021 Photography Grant - selected

2020    Different Worlds 2020 open call by Photon Gallery - 1st prize

2020    Athens Photo Festival  open call - shortlisted

2019    Parallel Photo Platform 3rd cycle - selected

grants and scholarships

2024    Arbetsstipendium / Konstnärsnämnden

2023    Gurmund och Neuberghs stipendium

2023    Molly och Ragnar Rudemars fond / Konstakademien

2022    Adlerbertska stipendium

2021    Ad Futura Scholarship / Republic of Slovenia


Harper's Magazine - online and printed issue feature

Frankfurter Allgemeine - exhibition review (in German)

Göteborgs-Posten - exhibition review (in Swedish)

Yogurt Magazine: Mojo flavour - printed issue feature

MMC RTV Slovenia - group exhibition review (in Slovene)

Conceptual projects -  ParisPhoto 2021 selections / online feature

Phases magazine - online feature

In Conversation with - online journal feature

IGNANT - online feature

Grandmama's Print - interview

Grandmama's Print - online feature

Click Magazine - interview & feature

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