Duša Jesih 

Dusa Jesih was born on 1977 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. She lives and works in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. In 1996 she finished high school of Art, Design and Photography in Ljubljana and in 2003 graduated from Fine Arts on Art house – College for Visual Art, Ljubljana. In 2006 she post graduated in painting. For the present she lives and works in Ljubljana. Basically she is engaged in painting and printmaking which caught in some kind of conceptually levels leed up to multimedia. She participated in numerous exhibitions, colonies, residence programs and projects at home and abroad. Since 2004 she is a member of Community association of Slovenian artists ZDSLU. Since 2006 she is a mentor of art classes on Slovenian university for third life period. From 2006 to 2007 she was twice on expert and research advanced studies in Paris, living in Cite Internationale des arts. From 2008 she has a status of self-employed artist. In 2012 she entered MA studies on ALUO -Academy of fine arts and design, in Ljubljana. In 2015 she gets Presern award – highest national cultural student award. She was for several times mentioned as young emerging artist on Saatchiart, where her works are often selected in “New these week” selection.