Description

Joze Kotar

Joze Kotar (Slovenian Jože Kotar) is an academic painter available for sale at Grand Gallery Europe.

Dimension: 58×78 cm
Painting technique: Oil on canvas
Painting style: Abstract art

He was born in 1952 in Novo mesto. Between 1975 and 1979 he attended painting school with prof. Milan Butina and Duba Sambolec. On the recommendation of the sculptor Vladimir Stoviček, he left for Paris for the first time in 1979. Between 1980 and 1982, he moved to the city of Lens in France, and later created a major painting cycle on the coast of Cote de Opal. He presented himself at many solo exhibitions and participated on many important international art colonies. He received numerous awards at home and abroad. In 1992 he received the Trdina Prize for achievements in painting and gained the status of a freelance artist.

AWARDS
1979 II. award Ex Tempore Swan, I. award Parliamentary flag Kosovska Mitrovica
1981 II. Ex Tempore Swan award, international Ex Tempore Piran redemption award
1982 II. Ex Tempore Swan Award, II. Ex Tempore Krško Award, Recognition for Youth Animation Dolenjske Toplice
1983 International Ex Tempore Opatija Redemption Award, Ex tempore Swan diploma
1985 Redemption Prize International Ex Tempore Swan
1986 Grand Redemption Award International Ex Tempore Rogaška Slatina, II. Ex Tempore Brestanica award, redemption award of the expert jury of the international Ex Tempore Piran
1987 III. International Ex Tempore Swan Award, International Ex Tempore Redemption Award Rogaška Slatina, International Ex Tempore Redemption Award Piran
1988 redemption prize international Ex Tempore Swan, grand redemption prize of the expert jury international Ex Tempore Piran, II. Ex Tempore Škofja Loka Award, Grand Redemption Award of the Rogaška Slatina Expert Jury
1989 redemption prize of the current jury international Ex Tempore Piran, grand redemption prize of the expert jury international Ex Tempore Piran, redemption prize international Ex Tempore Rogaška Slatina
1990 redemption award international Ex Tempore Rogaška Slatina, redemption award of the expert jury international Ex Tempore Piran
1991 Redemption Award of the Expert Jury International Ex Tempore Piran, plaque Brigade 22, Novo mesto
1992 Redemption Award of the Krka Art Workshop, Ex Tempore Dobrna International Award
1993 Grand Redemption Award of the Expert Jury International Ex Tempore Piran
1994 Redemption Award Stadt Stadtgalerie Villach
1995 Redemption Award of the Expert Jury International Ex Tempore Piran
1997 Grand Redemption Award of the Expert Jury International Ex Tempore Piran
1997 Trdin Award of the Municipality of Novo mesto, for achievements in painting
2000 Redemption Award International Ex Tempore [Piran]
2010 Grand Redemption Award of the Expert Jury International Ex Tempore Piran
2011 I. Grand Redemption Award of the Expert Jury, International Ex Tempore Piran
2012 Premio Arte COSEANO Diploma of the Expert Jury, International Ex Tempore Coseano, Italy
2013 Premio Arte COSEANO Diploma of the Expert Jury, International Ex Tempore Coseano, Italy
2015 Redemption Award International Ex Tempore Piran

Joze Kotar lives and works in Novo mesto.