Ena Hodžić, programme coordinator

Holds MA in Art History (2012.) and Museum studies and heritage management (2014.), Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. Works as curator and project organizer since 2010 (Device_art, Extravagant bodies, Touch Me Festival). She is the programme coordinator for Kontejner since 2013 and one of the curators of Mochvara Gallery (since 2011) and Sound Art Incubator platform (since 2012) - projects in which Kontejner works with Culture Development Association "CDA" and Mochvara Club as partners. She is also the consultant for project development, project planning, fundraising and strategical planning for other organizations of the independent cultural scene in Croatia.

ena.hodzic.kontejner@gmail.com

Olga Majcen Linn, curator

Graduated Art History and Comparative literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. Engaged in curatorial work since 2002 through NGO KONTEJNER, as the founder of the NGO and author of many renowned international projects (Device_art, Touch Me, Extravagant bodies). Since 2003 works at the Gallery VN in Zagreb which she presents young and emerging Croatian artists. In this gallery, Majcen Linn has organized over 120 exhibitions. She is also active in the field of social theory and critique: she has worked and written for the TV show Transfer, radio show Kretanje točke, T-portal, magazines Zarez and Život umjetnosti, Up&Underground, etc. She is the member of the international board of the Beijing triennial of new media arts and a member of AICA.

omajcen@gmail.com

Tereza Teklić, curator and project manager

Graduated Art History and German language and literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. Since 2008 works as project assistant, coordinator, project manager and curator at the NGO KONTEJNER. Since 2011 she is a part of the curatorial team at Mochvara Gallery, where the artistic programme is organized in collaboration with Culture Development Association "CDA" and Mochvara Club. She is also one of the initiators of the interdisciplinary project Light in Places organized by the NGO IN PLACES.

tereza.teklic@gmail.com

Ivana Bago, curator

Art historian, writer, and curator based in Zagreb. Along with numerous collaborational projects in Kontejner (since 2005), most of her curatorial and editorial projects are realized in collaboration with Antonija Majača, in the g-mk | Miroslav kraljević gallery (2006 - 2010) and DeLVe | Institute for duration, location and variables (2009 - ) which she also co-founded. At the moment she is a Ph.D. student at the Department for art, art history and visual studies at the Duke University, US, where she works on her thesis under the name Art, history, and theory at the unidentified graveyard of Yugoslavia.

ivana.bago@duke.edu

Sunčica Ostoić, programme consultant

Cultural worker from Zagreb, where she graduated Art History and Philosophy at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. She is currently a PhD student of Studies in Contemporary Transdisciplinary Arts and Media at the Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade under the supervision of PhD Miodrag Šuvaković. She is a guest lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb (Art at the Intersection of Science and Technology). In 2002 she co-founded KONTEJNER NGO. As the author of projects Extravagant Bodies, Touch Me and Device_art, and initiator of the DIY_ARTLAB platform, since 2000 she has worked on more than 100 exhibitions, festivals, lectures and publications in Croatia and internationally: in Zagreb, Rijeka, Dubrovnik, Ljubljana, Belgrade, Skopje, London, Glasgow, Perth, Sydney, San Francisco, Beijing, Tokyo, etc.

ostoic.suncica@gmail.com

Josipa Vukelić, project manager

Graduated Cultural management and Project management in collaboration with the Ruđer Bošković Institute, she also finished Basic Ecology at the Applied Sciences Technikum Wien. Vukelić is working with Kontejner since 2013. Inside Kontejner, she works as an Assistant to Program Coordinator, Activity Coordinator in the European Media Art Platform (EMAP) and festival Device_art 6.018. She also works as an external associate of cultural institutions and organizations and information companies. She participated in philosophical symposia, cultural and economic conferences, worked as a journalist and an intern at Lauba Gallery. In 2010 she organized her first exhibition under the direction of Professor Marina Viculin. She was a consultant on the project Cultural Termites, proclaimed one of the best at the European award AADIPA of Intervention on Architectural Heritage.

vukelic.josipa@gmail.com

Nenad Borović, production manager

Borović is a spiritual nomad in search of new artistic sparks, inspiring and extreme adventures. He expressed his passion towards music and sound through promoting and organizing his first concert in 2001, and he continues to work actively on promoting the regional and global contemporary music until 2017. During more than 15 years of working as a promoter, director, manager, and coordinator of complex technical productions, Borović has organized over one thousand concerts and programmed many large festivals. In 2005 he finished audio recording and sound production at Avala film in Belgrade. Since 2018 he works at Kontejner as a programme associate continuing his unconventional and exciting career.

nenad.borovic@gmail.com

Klara Petrović, curator and project manager

In 2015 founded the website Kulturflux and within this initiative organizes numerous projects, such as workshops for art critics in MaMa club and exhibition Initiation process in Pogon Jedinstvo. As a curatorial assistant, she worked on the Transform exhibition in MSU Zagreb. In Lauba house she moderated creative workshops for children in 2014, and later on assisted in moderating workshops for kids in Zagreb's Modern Gallery and in MSU Zagreb (project Children encountering Arts), where she held educational guided tours for children visiting the Museum. She is one of the coordinators of Kontejner's LEM i ti! project. Currently, she is also a collaborator of the web portal Vizkultura.

klara.petrovic1@gmail.com

Luja Šimunović, curator and project manager

MA student of Art History and Comparative literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. Editor in chief and co-founder of the web portal Kulturflux, on-line since 2015. She organized a series of workshops and lectures as a part of the Kulturflux project, as well as the group exhibition Initiation process in Pogon Jedinstvo. As curator's assistant, she participated in organizing the exhibition Transform in 2016 at MSU Zagreb. She wrote for the Muf web portal and is one of the collaborators for web portal Vizkultura. Since autumn 2016 she is a member of Kontejner and, along with Klara Petrović, a coordinator of educational project Lem i ti. She received the University's Rector award and Franjo Marković award.

luja.kontejner@gmail.com

Davorka Begović, curator and project manager

Graduated Musicology at the Academy of Music, University of Zagreb. For the last 15 years, she has been working in the field of culture and art as a selector and a producer, primarily of music, but also theatre, contemporary dance, multimedia and film projects. She was an associate from the very beginning of the Culture of Change Programme at the Student Centre Zagreb, where afterwards she held the position of the Music Programme Artistic Director. Within that framework she initiated, artistically ran and produced the international festival Showroom of Contemporary Sound. Besides her work in the field of music, she had been active in the film industry for many years (Motovun Film Festival, Spiritus Movens, CineLink, Studio Dim), but after that she entirely devoted herself to artistic and curatorial work, improving and specializing in the field of contemporary (experimental) music and related art forms. Currently, she works as a freelance musicologist and independent curator, and as a collaborator of KONTEJNER she runs the international project Re-Imagine Europe. As an associate she lectures „Sound as the Visual Art Expression“ at the Animated Film and New Media Department at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb. She publishes critics and articles, writes texts for discography and other releases.

davorkabegovic@gmail.com

Jadrana Ćurković, communication and marketing consultant

Marketing expert with more that 25 years of work experience, and 20 years of experience in marketing management of international companies. She started her career simultaneously with the arrival of these companies in Croatian market, and is therefore directly responsible for building up brand awareness, distribution and sales. She also worked for a while a in a media company managing campaigns for the best selling daily newspapers. In 2015 she founded her own company for private consulting named 200C; its mission is to consult SMEs and work on different projects of larger scale. At the same time, Jadrana collaborates with student associations and incubators, and mentors young startup teams initiating their own businesses. One of these startups collaborates with a renown manufacturer of nonalcoholic beverage, and Jadrana for the past 4 years works on the content of their mobile platform. Along with her daily job, she regularly supports creative initiatives in cultural sector and helps with her skills and knowledge in the areas of project development, marketing, communication and partnership with business sector. She has collaborated with Terraneo festival in Šibenik, Croatian Design Superstore, Design District in Zagreb and collaborates since 2018 KONTEJNER. As an interior designer and entrepreneurship economist, she finds her passion in stimulating entrepreneurship in cultural and creative sector in Croatia, where she offers consulting based on experience and success reached in international companies, globally and in Croatia.

jadrana.curkovic@gmail.com

Jurica Mlinarec, project assistant

He is a graduate student of Art History and English language and literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. He completed an internship at contemporary art gallery Lauba in Zagreb, as well as being engaged as a translator within a number of projects, such as official catalogues for presenting Croatia at the Design Biennale in London and the International Design Festival Dan D. Currently, he is involved in the work of the Student Centre Gallery in Zagreb as a translator. He has collaborated on the sixth edition of the Device_art Festival, and is currently participating in Kratki spoj (Short Circuit), the interdisciplinary project of the KONTEJNER | bureau for contemporary art praxis. As a curator, he won the first edition of the national program A4 of the Museum of Fine Arts in Split.

jurica.mlinarec@gmail.com