Franc Vozelj (1954-)

After school of design, he enrolled at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana, where he graduated in 1979 from the Department of Painting. In 1981 he completed his postgraduate studies in painting with Janez Bernik. So far, he has had over 80 solo exhibitions at home and abroad, and has participated in more than 100 group exhibitions. Among the awards he has received for his work is the large Prešeren Plaque of the City of Kranj for 1999. He is engaged in painting and design. Since 1980 he has been a member of the Association of Slovenian Fine Artists (DSLU). He lives and works in Kranj as an independent artist.