This blog is dedicated to my personal writings on art, photography, society, history and other topical phenomena of the now.
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Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography, Ljubljana
Miha Colner (1978) is an art historian who works in different fields of contemporary art and human sciences as an independent curator, writer and editor. Specialised in photography, video and various forms of media art he is engaged in number of local and international projects focusing on research, analysis and curatorial presentation of significant currents in recent art making as well as in examining important socio-political phenomena. Since 2006 he has worked as a curator and programme coordinator at Ljubljana based Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography, non-profit organisation focused on exploring and presenting contemporary photography and artists’ moving image. Between 2006 and 2011 he was part of curatorial and editorial team of DIVA (Digital Video Archive) at SCCA – Centre for Contemporary Arts Ljubljana, open archive for video and media art focused mainly on the local and regional video art production. For several years (2006-2012) he was a contributor and editor of Art-Area, biweekly radio programme on contemporary art on Radio Student Ljubljana, and at the same time part-time contributor of Dnevnik, Slovenian national daily newspaper, and number of local and international publications and magazines such as Art Words, Fotografija – Magazine on Photography, Folio, Frakcija, Public Journal, The Flaneur, Zarez, etc. He lives and works in Ljubljana.