Igor Grubić was born in 1969 in Zagreb, Croatia. He is an art activist, a multimedia artist and performer. Grubić created artistic interventions in public space, performances, he created in the media of photography and video. His art partly involves moral and political activism, and this is why many of his works are done in public space, and often include regular people as part of his works (prisoners, miners, protesters, parade participants...). One of his best-known actions and works include „Black Peristyle“ (1998), „Velvet Underground (2002), „East Side Story“ (2009) and others. He is representing Croatia at the Venice Biennale in 2019. He lives in Zagreb, Croatia.