Zeljko Vukicevic (Zhel)


I am a musician and a video artist. My recent research and interests are in film sound, ethics and spectatorship.


2011-2014 PhD cand. English and Media (Film Studies: Sound Aesthetics, Film Ethics and Spectatorship)

2010 MA Film Studies (Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge)


2014 Mute Departures (3 x VIDEO © Screamstation)

2012/2013 'Rehearsals' (3 x VIDEO © Screamstation)
2011 'What have I done to make you treat me so disrespectfully, what? What? ' (3 x VIDEO)
2010 We're remodeled and We're Looking Good! (6 x VIDEO)
2009 Patronizing Ideas, Lessons and Afternoon Games ( 10 x VIDEO © Screamstation)
2008 Silver Service (11 x AUDIO © Screamstation)
2003 Fundamental (VIDEO, © Zenith Publishing)
2003 Baby Lizard Stew ( (AUDIO/VIDEO, Zenith Café, CD single, live direction)
2000 Till the last breath ( PERFORMANCE © Rade Serbedjija)
2000 La*Bum Album ,(AUDIO © Carnival Tunes, CD)
2000 Sarcophagus (Cabrio) (VIDEO, © Carnival Tunes, Screamstation, Histria Film)
1998 Ponte Rosso (AUDIO© Carnival Tunes, Screamstation)
1997 Believe in Beijing (AUDIO, © Dilema)

1996 It's going to get you (VIDEO,, © TV Nova, Screamstation)
1996 Northern Eye Southern Blood Western Bullet Eastern God ( PERFORMANCE, AUDIO/VIDEO( Istrian National Theatre, © Screamstation)
1995 Northern Eye Southern Blood Western Bullet Eastern God (AUDIO© Dilema, Screamstation, CD) 1993-1995 schmitt (live performing)

2009 – ÉCU: The European Independent Film Festival Final selection, Patronising Ideas, Lessons and Afternoon Games: Sunlit Uplands
2002- Transmediale Berlin - Final selection award –Sarcophagus video -Transmediale.01
'Best Of' DVD

2000 -Oktavian award -Best video- Sarcophagus –'Croatian film days'- Zagreb -Croatia -

2000 Best Director Newcomer Award

(As part of One Minute Vol.4 [curated by Kerry Baldry] Patronising Ideas, Lessons and Afternoon Games: Bar Delay 2010-2011

• November 14th, 2011 – December 7th, 2011 - Peloton - Sidney, Australia
• August 17th, 2011 - The Horse Hospital, London, UK
• July 15th, 2011 – Aid and Abet, Cambridge, UK
• April 6th, 2011 – The Horse Hospital, London, UK
• March 23rd , 2011 - VIVID, Birmingham, UK
• February 5th, 2011 - The Museum of Club Culture, Hull, UK
• November 3-7.2010: [Kinofest] National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC) Bucharest, Romania
• October 18th, 2010: Plymouth Arts Centre
• September 29th, 2010: Stew Gallery, Norwich, UK
• September 11th, 2010: Marseille Project Gallery ( included in an exhibition "Future Proof") August 2010: UK [National]
• Screenings of 'Bar Delay' by Zhel touring with Kerry Baldry's 'One Minute Vol.4' on all national Big Screens in the UK.
• July [1st week] [2nd week] - Liverpool, Manchester
• July 2 - 4th: (Contemporary Art Ruhr) Germany Directors Lounge Contemporary Art and Media
• June 4th, Meinblau, Berlin
• May 6th, 2010: London

'Sarcophagus' As part of Transmediale 01(Berlin) 'best of', Berlin Touring venues 2001-2002

•Transmediale festival, Berlin, Germany
•Goethe Institute Inter Nationes Porto, Portugal
•"Chroma:Audiovisual Art Festival" , Guadalajara, Mexico
•"Festival Transit', Minsk, Belarussia
•Kunstverein Hannover , Germany
•Goethe Centre Windhoek, Namibia
•'Media Art Weeks Kyoto' Japan
•'Rex Cultural Center' Yugoslavia
•Communication Front, Plovdiv , Bulgaria
•Centrum Szuki Wspoczesnej, Warszawa., Poland
•Medianhaus Hannover, Germany
•Media Forum Moscow , Russia
•Crossing Over 6 , Liverpool, United Kingdom
•Portobello Film Festival, London

As part of Desktop Icons, (Edinburgh) 2001-2003 Touring venues:

• Filmhouse, Edinburgh as a special event (Desktop Icons 1.0)
• Folly Gallery, Lancaster
• Metro Cinema, Edmonton, Canada
• National Museum of Photography, Film & Television, Bradford as part of MESH one-day event (Desktop Icons 1.0)
• The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria as part of Digital Weekend Micro-festival of Digital Culture
• 29 January 2002, CCA, Glasgow as part of Digicult workshop
• 30 November 2001, CCA, Glasgow as part of New Media:Networks Conference
• MM Center, Zagreb, Croatia
• Galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Köln, Germany
• The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen
• Queen's Film Theatre, Belfast
• Q Gallery, Derby
• The 5th @Guiness Storehouse, Dublin
• February 2003, Australia (multiple venues) in collaboration with Australian Network for Art and Technology
• January 2003, Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University
• November 2002, Lighthouse, Brighton as part of an Autumn Festival
• BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art
• 2 & 3 December 2002, Watershed, Bristol as part of Broadening Horizons, British Film Institute Digital Seminar
• 20 - 24 November 2002, Bristol as part of Brief Encounters, the UK's leading competitive short film festival
• Wacker Fabrik, Darmstadt, Germany as part of LOOX
15 October 2002, Filmhouse, Edinburgh (Desktop Icons 2.0)
October 2002, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne as part of the Mike Figgis Digital Lounge
• 23 & 30 October, macRobert Art Centre, Stirling as part of the Re-launch Season, Hull Time Based Arts, Hull
• FTH Cinema, Falkirk
•Darklight Film Festival 2002, Dublin,