Updates about the upcoming exhibitions, projects, and collaborations starting with the selected news from 2015.                                                                 

 

 

March 2018

Happy to share that my short animation Sisterhood was officially selected to participate at the 13th Athens Animfest, an animation festival in Athens, Greece. The festival will take place on Thursday, 15th of March and will end on Wednesday, 21st of March, 2018. The film was also selected to participate in ProFi Fest, 7th International Movie Festival in ProkupljeProkuplje, Serbia that will take place from 16th to 20th of May. 

 

StillShot from the film

 

March 2018

My MFA thesis work will be on view at The William Benton Museum of Art from  April 3rd until May 6th. After this period the show will be hosted by LMAK Gallery in NYC from June 14th until July 27th.  

September 2017

NYC premiere of The Red Chair takes place at Dixon Place on September 21, 2017 at 7.30 PM. 

Screenshoot from Dixon Place website announcement (left) ;  Photo documentation of the The Red Chair performance taken at Artspace in New Haven by Ting Zhou (right)

 

June, 2017

I am very humbled to share that I am awarded a prestigious The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for my upcoming thesis project at William Benton Museum of Art in 2018. 

 

May, 2017

The premiere of The Red Chair, a performance created in collaboration with Margarita Blush, Puppet and Devised Theatre Artist and Braley Degenhardt, UConn BFA Acting Student will take place at Artspace, New Haven, a performance created in collaboration with Margarita Blush, Puppet and Devised Theatre Artist and Braley Degenhardt, UConn BFA Acting Student.

We are thankful to the UConn School of Fine Arts Dean's Fund for supporting this project. 

Photo Documentation  of the The Red Chair performance taken in Artspace, New Haven;                

photo credit: Ting Zhou            

                                                    

March, 2017

I am happy to share that I have been awarded with Dean Jerome M.Birdman Scholarship for academic accomplishment and artistic promise, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA

 

August 14 - August 26, 2016

Thrilled to receive the David Marshall Schoolarship that will fully fund my residency at the Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, USA. During that period I will attend  printmaking workshop Screenprinting: Basics & Beyond and work with Studio artist and adjunct professor at Utah State University, Sage Perrott.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image taken from penland.org

 

May, 2016

Performance piece The Red Chair has been recognized  as  the best project to receive a support from the University of Connecticut  funding from School of Fine Arts Dean's Fund. Thanks to a great generosity of the school you will be able to see this project  at the Artspace, New Haven  in the spring of 2017. 

Artist's documentation

 

2016  

I am pleased to share that I got awarded with Rhoda Shivers Memorial Award for past academic achievement and potential for academic and professional accomplishment, University of Connecticut, CT, USA.

 

2016   

Athens Animfest, Athens, Greece (Seesaw, Director: Mina Cvetinovic)

 

2015  

Klackalica / Seesaw, Director: Mina Cvetinovic  has been awarded for the best animaton movie for 2015, SEE a Paris 2015, France!

Other festival screenings:

Fantoche 13th International Animation Film Festival, Baden, Switzerland 

Kocevje Film Autumn, Kocevje, Slovenia 

Kraljevo Film Festival, Kraljevo, Serbia 

Cinema City International Film Festival, Novi Sad, Serbia 

 

2015

Film Premiere: Klackalica / Seesaw, Director: Mina Cvetinovic  

Museum of Contemporary Art in Novi Sad, Serbia

It has been an amazing expereince to be a part of a great team and serve as an Expert Consultant for Set Design (creating characters armatures, set construction, creating hairstyles for characters, animation of the black-haired girl in the spring scene, paint out of the spring scene) and children's workshop coordinator.

Still image from the film. Image taken from fantoche.ch

 

April 2015

Dear friends, I am very happy to share that I got accepted into three MFA programs in the United States, the University of Delaware, University of Connecticut, and the New York Academy of Art. It was a difficult decision to choose in between these amazing schools, and after making it I look forward to this new three-year chepter at MFA Studio Art Program, Art&Art History Department, School of Fine Arts, University of Connecticut.

 

2015 

February-March

Solo Exhibition as a part of three-person show at the City Gallery, Uzice, Serbia 

 

Play Ground  (right), Interactive Light Objects / wood, paper, graphite on paper, 4 x4 x4 inches / 10 x 10 x10 cm   

Playground  (left), Graphite, oil pastel and crayons on paper, 16 x 12 inches  / 40 x 30 cm