Jovanka Popova (Skopje, 1980) is a curator and program coordinator at Press to Exit Project Space in Skopje. She works as a curator at the Museum of Contemporary Arts, Skopje and she is an executive director of JADRO – Association of the Independent Cultural Scene. She has curated exhibitions in the contemporary art field in the country and worked on international curatorial projects, including the participation of North Macedonian Pavilion at 58th Venice Biennale (2019), “The Third Space” (2019), “All that We Have in Common” (MoCA Skopje, 2018); “Where (not) to go?” (New York, 2016) etc. She has also presented her work at the Humboldt University, Central European University Budapest, Goethe University Frankfurt, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Kunst Historisches Institut, Florence, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Trondheim Academy of Fine Arts and other institutions. She also serves as President of the Macedonian Section of AICA International Association of Art Critics.
Reinhold Gottwald (Heide, 1961) is an artist and artistic director at Walden Art Exhibitions. He graduates Fine Arts at Hfbk Hamburg in 1986, co-founds the artist group Peking in Berlin in 1994 and opens the Walden Art Exhibitions in 1997 in Berlin, Germany. He has been awarded with the Berlin Project Spaces and Initiatives award by the Senate of Berlin in 2013 and has participated in numerous international exhibitions.
Marija Sotirovska Bogdanovska (Skopje, 1983) graduated at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Skopje, Macedonia at the painting department (2006). In 2013 she completes her studies at the pedagogical department and in 2011 her postgraduate studies at the painting department of the same faculty. Marija is a member of the Association of Artists of Macedonia since 2006 and one of the founders of the group “MOMI” (2012). She has been awarded with the second prize at the SIAB (2005) and has received the award Ponte di Pietra at Paratissima Skopje (2015). She has multiple solo exhibitions in Macedonia, as well as abroad: Kumanovo (2007), Skopje (2007, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2016), Strumica (2009), Berlin (2015). She has taken part in group exhibitions in Sofia, Belgrade, Gjilan, Cetinje, Zagreb, Podgorica, Split, Moscow, Beijing, etc.