In 2007, three artists joined the conservative Slovenian Democratic Party (SDS) and officially changed their names to that of the leader of the party, the Prime Minister of Slovenia, Janez Janša. While they renamed themselves for personal reasons, the boundaries between their lives and their art began to merge in numerous and unforeseen ways.
The Prime Minister himself was the first person to be notified about the artists’ name change…
Then it was the turn of friends and relatives…
How did the artists’ parents react to their name change?
Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana
Executive producer: Marcela Okretič