Lela B. Njatin

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Lela B. Njatin (1963) is a publicist, writer and visual artists. Between 1975 and 1985 she was a member of the art collectives of conceptual and mail arts Westeast, Maj 75 and Signalizam. Since 2010 she has been working with interdisciplinary projects, installations, performing and participatory art, anti-monuments and fine art. Her first exhibition was DASEVIDIDASENEKIDELA in Likovni salon, Kočevje (1980), whilst her first solo exhibition entitled I Didn’t Want to Know, but I Have Since Come to Know was held in the Vžigalica Gallery/MGML in Ljubljana (2013). She has written several literary works, including Nestrpnost (1988), Velikanovo srce (1996), Zakaj je babica jezna (2011). She participated at the City of Women's international panel on women's literature (1995) and as a dramaturge in the Mindful of Loneliness with a solo poetic short piece Loneliness (2003).