Jošt Dolinšek (1997, Ljubljana, SI) is a visual artist focused on art photography and a MFA Photography student at HDK-Valand in Gothenburg. In 2020 he earned a BA in psychology at the University of Ljubljana. Dolinšek mostly works on long-term projects, exploring the visual experience of his milieu and his relationship towards it. He is interested in various approaches to photographic medium and combines it with other media (e.g. sound, installation). 

Dolinšek is also one of the selected artists in the 3rd cycle of Parallel Photo platform and part of If Slovenia Were project.

Represented by Photon Gallery.

selected exhibitions and screenings

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


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 - shortlisted

2019    Parallel Photo Platform 3rd cycle - selected


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

Using Format