nevena aleksovski

Nevena Aleksovski (1984) graduated in painting from the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad in 2008 and received her MA in Cultural Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences in Ljubljana in 2014. She is active in the fields of drawing, painting, illustration and art zines. In 2016, she got first prize at the ZINE VITRINE dvatwozwei international call for zines for her art zine. Her work has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Slovenia, Serbia, Germany and Croatia, including the Now You Are Yourself and Not yet Yourself, solo exhibition at Kino Šiška, Zines! Contemporary Zine Production group exhibition at the International Centre of Graphic Arts, the Neki piše group exhibition at the Vodnik Homestead gallery, and the Kaj je tvoje, nič ni tvoje! group exhibition at the Alkatraz Gallery, all of them in 2017. She has also participated in this year’s 36 Mountains international festival of illustration in Zagreb and the Biennial of Slovenian Independent Illustration at Kino Šiška.  She is also a pedagogue at the ŠKUC and Alkatraz galleries in Ljubljana. She illustrated a book of poetry, Ljubica Rolanda Barthesa, written by poet Ana Makuc, which received the Veronika Award in 2016. She currently lives and works in Ljubljana.