Born at Ptujska Gora 1938. In 1969 he was proclaimed the best exhibitor in Slovenia and in 1970 the best exhibitor in Yugoslavia ( AFIAP). In 1971 Kerbler was awarded with Golden Bird Award for the exhibition Portraits from the Streets of Ptuj. In 1977 the 'People of Haloze' series was exhibited in the gallery of Eastman Kodak Company. In 1980 he received the FIAP Gold Medal for the exhibition in Landerneau, France. In 1982 the Photographic Museum of Charleroi included 15 of his photographs into its collection. In 2001 the Slovenian daily, Delo, named him one of the top ten Slovene photographers of the 20th century.Read More
Stojan Kerbler has received a total of 500 awards and prizes of which 120 at international exhibitions. His works have been presented at more than 100 solo exhibitions in Slovenia, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, Soviet Union, Spain, USA and Yugoslavia. From 1960 to 2003 he took part in 1270 exhibitions of which 600 were organised at 128 different venues in the former Yugoslavia and 670 were international exhibitions hosted by 52 countries worldwide.
Text courtesy Galerija Fotografija.