DALIBOR MARTINIS is a transmedia artist and a video maker. He has exhibited his videotapes, video/interactive and site-specific installations in many international exhibitions such as Sao Paolo Biennale, Documenta, Venice Biennale, and film/video festivals in Berlin, Tokyo, Montreal, San Francisco, and Locarno etc.
Martinis received several international awards (Tokyo Video Festival 1984, Wroclaw 1991, Triest 1996, etc.) and his videos have been broadcast by national televisions in Europe. He held numerous personal shows, performances and screenings, and participated in many international exhibitions (Biennales: Sao Paolo, Venice, Kwang-ju, Thessaloniki, Cairo; Documenta/Kassel, etc) and film/video festivals (Berlin, Tokyo, Montreal, Locarno etc.). He had grants from Canada Council (1978) Jaica (Japan 1984), and ArtsLink (USA, 1994 and 2010). He was guest professor at Academy of Drama Arts/Zagreb, and Ontario College of Art/Toronto; presently teaches at Academy of Applied Arts/Rijeka. He was awarded with several international awards (Tokyo Video festival 1984, Locarno 1984, Alpe Adria Film festival/Triest 1996).
His works are in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art/New York, Stedelijk Museum/Amsterdam, ZKM Karlsruhe, New York Public Library, The Museum of Contemporary Art/Zagreb, Kontakt/Erste Bank etc.
1995, 29:30 minutes, B&W, n/a
1994, 10:00 minutes
1992, 14:30 minutes, colour/B&W
1990, 04:50 minutes, colour
1990, 17:30 minutes, colour
1988, 12:30 minutes, colour
1986, 53:00 minutes, colour
1985, 10:00 minutes, colour
1983, 08:00 minutes, colour
1983, 11:00 minutes, colour
Javne Tajne (Public Secrets), 2006. Zagreb: Nakladnici Publishers, 2006.
by . Martinis Observatorium, 1997. Venezia: Venezia Biennale, 1997.
by . EYE WEEKLY, June 10, 1993.
by . High Performance, Winter 1989, no. 48.
by . The Arts For Television, 1987. Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum, 1987.
by . Video Guide, Winter 1985, v. 7, no. 1.
by . Video 84, Sept. 1984.
by and . The 6th video exchange directory, 1979. Vancouver: Satelite video exchange society, 1979.