Nika Autor works in the field of contemporary art. She finished her studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana and is currently finishing her PhD in Practice at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. The focus of her work is a research of the invisibilities/ inaudibilities, along that the question of the production of dominant representations, which are emerging on today’s social, political and economical grounds. She is part of the collective Newsreel Front ( Obzorniška Fronta / OF ). Her work has been presented in different galleries and festivals; Film d’actualites-l’actu est a nous /Jeu de Paume, Paris, France; Between Worlds II, Gallery Miroslav Kraljevič, Zagreb, Croatia; U3, 7th Triennial of Contemporary Art in Slovenia, Ljubljana; Shifts in Time: Performing the Chronic, Mumok, Vienna, Austria; Alternative film/video, Festival novog filma i videa, Beograd, Serbia.
The author will join the discussion on current refugee crisis after the screening of The Invisibles, which will take place on Monday, 20th June, at 19:00 in Slovenian Cinematheque.