I was born in 1974. in Zagreb.
1999. I graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb
2001. I enrolled two-year postgraduate program at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam
I work in media of drawing, installation and multimedia, as well as illustration and animated movie for children, collaborating with publishers in Croatia and Netherlands.
I am publishing the picture book “Why I like bedtime” in my own edition, and the illustrated book “A girl who fell asleep in a plate”, with Melita Rundek, using funding of Croatian Ministry of Culture, in 2011, and in 2012. the picture book “At grandma’s”, and “About fear and the lion tamer” with Melita Rundek.
2011. I am working as a designer and scenographer on the animated movie for children “Hidden talent”, directed by Miran Miošić and produced by Zagreb film, based on the book “Bjelobrk’s lemonade”, by Rozalija Ovčar.
2017. working as a designer and scenographer on the animated movie for children “The white crow”, directed by Miran Miošić and produced by Zagreb film, based on the book “The white crow” by Antoaneta Klobučar.
2018. working as a designer and scenographer on the animated movie for children “Red apple”, directed by Ana Horvat and produced by Luma film, based on the book “Red apple” by Nina Vađić.
I took part in the two months residency program Cite International des Arts in Paris in 2004. and the three months program KulturKontakt in Vienna, 2009.
2001. I was nominated for the Uriot Prize at the Rijsakademiji van Beeldende Kunsten
2003. I was one of the finalists of Rados’. Putar Art Award
2005. I was nominated for Henkel Prize for drawing, program KulturKontakt, Bee.
2005. Reader’s award “Sheep in a box” for illustrating the book “Traffic light Philip” by Dane Hodak
2011. Award “Book’s face” for the cover illustration of “Bagful of lies” by Sanja Lovrendid 2012. Award “Book’s face” for illustrations of the book “At grandma’s”
2015. Award “PišiRiši” of Croatian Association of Writers for Children and Youth” for illustaiting a book “The red apple” by Nina Vađić
2016. Grigor Vitez recognition for illustrations of the book “The red apple”, by Nina Vađić, published y Croatian Association of Writers for Children and Youth”
2017. Grigor Vitez award for illustrations of the books “What grown-ups do” and “Peter and the tram”, published by Kašmir promet
I am member od Croatian Association of Freelance Artists since 2003