by Aleksandra Stratimirovic
3 – 6 November 2022
18:00 – 23:00
Who defines our civilization? Whose minds create the ideas that form our world?
GREAT MINDS is a light monument dedicated to all creative people. With light as a universal language, GREAT MINDS embodies the birth of ideas and of a creative process where two brains engage in dynamic and brilliant brainstorming.
Artist: Aleksandra Stratimirovic
Soundtrack: Leonel Kaplan
Technical team: Björn Jadelius, Miha Zupan, Anže Kreč
Programmer: Anton Sjöstrand
Supported by Control Dept and Nobel Week Lights
Aleksandra Stratimirovic is an award-winning visual artist, internationally active in the world of art and light. Her focus is site-specific art installations, often characterized by the delicate use of light. A number of her permanent artworks are integrated in various public places and institutions in Sweden and abroad, such as hospitals, schools, train stations and residential areas. In recent years her artworks have been included in exhibitions at the National Museum in Stockholm, Jardin du Palais Royal in Paris, and various art events in London, Amsterdam, Ljubljana, Belgrade, Tokyo, Osaka, Verona and Toronto.
Besides her artistic career, Aleksandra is actively engaged in a number of light-related organizations, being the founding member of the Transnational Lighting Detectives, founder and artistic director of the Belgrade of Light in Serbia, co-founder of the Lighting Guerrilla in Ljubljana, Slovenia.