Tvoj Boris (Your Boris) 2023
Your Boris is a single channel video installation that explores the life and achievements of Boris Kalin, my great-grandfather, a Slovenian sculptor. Using archival materials, personal stories, and visuals, the installation reconstructs his intellectual contributions, artistic pursuits, and societal influence. It critically examines his impact on his peers and future generations, offering a portrait of a remarkable individual.
Maruša Vehovar, a Slovenian visual artist born in 1996, is based in Rotterdam. Graduating from ALUO in Ljubljana, her focus shifted from architectural photography to installations and film in the Netherlands. Her work delves into external influences on self-development, using surrealistic narratives to evoke emotions and create immersive experiences for viewers.