Biography

Dragan Teodorovic – Zeko, was born March 9 in Mostar.
At the age of 17, he already started staging concerts for popular groups like  "Zabranjeno Pusenje" (all their tours), "Merlin", "Crvena Jabuka" and others.
In 1988 he founded a concert production company "Mrak i Ja" (Darkness and Me), an agency that organizes and realizes the technical parts of concerts, theatre shows, etc. He specializes in lighting and special effects so besides working with rock groups, they also prepare big manifestations "Winter of Sarajevo", "Summer of Mostar", "Yutel for Peace", electoral campaigns, band promotions, like Coca Cola and Levis. Being a lighting expert, his current challenge is in the theatre and as a master of lighting of a Mostar Youth and National Theatre and Sarajevo Theatre "Obala" and with the shows "Tattooed Theatre" and "Moon Show", directed by Mladen Materic, visits many festivals in Europe…
From 1988 to 1991 he directed videos for big recording companies like "Diskoton" from Sarajevo and "Yugoton" from Zagreb. In 1991 he moved to Serbia (Kragujevac).
From 1991 to 1995 he worked in the "Student’s Cultural Centre" Kragujevac,  sound and lightman, when he organizes 100s of professional concerts, at the top of his field using new technology.
In 1995 he worked on a huge project (Light and Lasser) "Open Road" from Moscow for the ballet "Samson and Delilah".
1996, he participated at a couple of festivals in Italy, Greece, and Hungry with the theatre "Dodest" from Podgorica (Montenegro).
From 1997 to 1999 he was with "Scena" from Kragujevac where he organized and created a lot of very demanding and professional programs.
He embarks with band "Emir Kusturica and The No Smoking Orchestra" in 1999.
  By accepting rock stage and theatre stage as his own surrounding, Dragan Teodorovic started to actively capture the most interesting moments and atmosphere on rock concerts by his camera, as well as the energy of the actors on the theatre stage. He started to work with "Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra" in 1999, when his professional career as a photographer has also began.
He is the member of Cinema Photo Club Kraljevo and Photo Association of Serbia from 2008.year.
His photos were published in all national, as well as, the most prestigious world magazines and newspapers: Rolling Stone, Playboy, Figaro, Madame, Le Monde, Corriere della Sera… He is the author of two photo monographs: Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra and Punk Opera Time of the Gypsies.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions

2006. Gallery of National Museum, Kragujevac, SERBIA
2007. Gallery of Cultural Center, Paracin, SERBIA
2007. Gallery “Macola”, Mecavnik, SERBIA
2007. Opera Bastille, Paris, FRANCE
2009. Serbian Cultural Center, Paris, FRANCE
2010. Gallery “L’Art Brut”, Paris, FRANCE
2010. LTG Gallery, Banja Luka, BOSNIA and HERZEGOVINA
2010. Gallery “Macola”, Mecavnik, SERBIA
2011. Gallery “Ozone”, Belgrade, SERBIA
2011. Art gallery "SKC", Kragujevac, SERBIA
2011. Gallery “Evropski kutak”, Nis, SERBIA
2011. National Museum of Cinematography”,  Lodz, POLAND
2011. Gallery “Dea Orh”,  Praha, CZECH REPUBLIC
2012. Gallery “Delle Colonne" - Cinema Edison, Parma, ITALY
2012. Gallery “Orsai" – Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA
2012. Gallery of Cultural Center - Laktasi, RS
2012. Hotel de Ville - Delemont, SWISS


Group Exhibitions

2008. 60 years Cinema Photo Club Pozarevac, Center for Culture, Pozarevac, SERBIA
2008. 4th International exhibition of photography “Rock 2008”., Dom omladine, Zajecar, SERBIA
2009. I Exhibition FKK Club Kraljevo, Vladislav Marzik Gallery, Kraljevo, SERBIA
2009. 5th International exhibition of photography “Rock 2009”., Dom omladine, Zajecar, SERBIA
2009. Kraljevo FKK Club Exhibition, Gallery SKC, Kragujevac, SERBIA
2010. 6th International exhibition of photography “Rock 2010”., Dom omladine, Zajecar, SERBIA
2011. 13th International Triennial Exhibition "Theatre in Photographic Art", Novi Sad, SERBIA
2011. 7th International exhibition of photography “Rock 2011.”, Dom omladine, Zajecar, SERBIA
2011. First International Salon photography “Cacak 2011.”, Center for Culture, Cacak, SERBIA
2011. II Exhibition FKK Club Kraljevo, Center for Culture, Kraljevo, SERBIA
2011. 5th International Salon of Photography “Banja Luka 2011”, Banja Luka, BOSNIA AND HERCEGOVINA
2011. 2nd International Fair of Photography “Man and Work 2011”, Bor, SERBIA