artist » Robert Gabris [translations pending]

(1986) was born in Slovakia. He attended the School of Fine Arts in Trenčin, where he studied drawing and graphic design. In 2009, he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in stage design at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. In 2013, he received his Master’s degree in stage design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. In his work, he specialises in conceptual drawing and seeks new applications for traditional etching. He pays special attention to political work that addresses minority issues and portraits of human beings. Over the last three years he has exhibited his works around Europe, participated in artist-in-residence programmes, taught in his workspace, and run workshops in Vienna. He lives and works in Vienna.