BIOGRAPHY

Anja Leko (b. 1991, Croatia) is an artist based in Zagreb. In her work she explores relations between human beings, nature and cultural structures. Her works consists of collages, photography, paintings, prints and spatial installations. Anja has participated in solo and group exhibitions as well as artist workshops and she is a member of Croatia Association of Artist. For her work she was awarded with the second prize of the Rovinj heritage museum in 2017 at the exhibition Grisia. In addition to her artistic practice in 2017 she co-founded a nonprofit organization KRUŽOK and a pop-up gallery Garaža Kamba.

EDUCATION:
2017    MA in Arts Education, Academy of Fine arts, University of Zagreb
2014    BA in Arts Education, Academy of Fine arts, University of Zagreb
SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2018    Criteria for comfort, Greta Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
2017    Luminous creatures, Museum of modern and contemporary art, Rijeka, Croatia

2017    Temporary, with Tomislav Hršak and Vesna Salamon, VN Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2018    XIII Triennial of Croatian Sculpture, Gliptoteka HAZU, Zagreb

2018    The 34th Youth Salon- Panopticon, Croatian Association of Artists, Zagreb

2018    International Exhibition of Miniatures, Prozor Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia

2017    3 under 30, Ministry of Culture, Zagreb, Croatia

2017    In the world of art communication and exchange of ideas, Šira Gallery, Zagreb

2017    Tradition in contemporaneity, Kristofor Stančić Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
2017    International Exhibition of Miniatures, Novi dvori, Zaprešić, Croatia

2017    IZ-U 3, Greta Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia

2016    36 Mountains, Festival of Illustration, Croatian Association of Artists, Zagreb
2016    International Exhibition of Miniatures, Vršilnica, Zaprešić, Croatia
2015    Amputiranje bezidentitetizma, Museum of city of Đurđevac, Đurđevac, Croatia
2015    Fragmentologija, second part, Boonika Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia

2015    Akvareli na skeli, Marija Skurjeni museum, Zaprešić, Croatia
2015    11th Erste fragments, Kranjčar Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
2014    International Exhibition of Miniatures, Vršilnica, Zaprešić, Croatia
2014    Mosaic today, Greta Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia

ARTIST WORKSHOPS:
2017    Printmaking workshop Sofija, Macedonia
2016    Akvareli na skeli, art colony, Zaprešić, Croatia
2016    Printmaking workshop Plemnitaš, Croatia
2015    Akvareli na skeli, art colony, Zaprešić, Croatia