Jasenka Vukelic (Croatia)

Jasenka Vukelić

was born on Novembar 10th 1960. in Zagreb. She graduated from Culture and Art High School in journalistic photography and journalism, then got her degree in political science from Zagreb College for Political Sciences. After fifteen years of professional career, most of which was with «Večernji list», the daily paper with the highest circulation in Croatia, she left her career in journalism and devoted herself to painting. Since then she has been exhibiting at home and abroad.
At the Olympics of Visual Art – ARTIADE 2004 in Athens, which took place at the same time as the Olympic Games, she represented her country as the Cultural Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia with her work «Ahavah – Love». She had been selected in the world competition among 4500 artists from all over the world.

Outsider Gallery Delfinis, Zagreb, international «Christmas exhibition» of outsiders
Outsider Gallery Delfinis, Zagreb, collective exhibition of outsiders «The Carnival»
Outsider Gallery Delfinis, Zagreb, first solo exhibition «In Jasenka Vukelić`s mysterious world of Kabala»
United Nations Palace, Geneva, international exhibition «TABL EAUX « by the World Meteorological Organisation and HQ UN to mark the World Day of Drinking Water
World Bank Centre, Washington, international exhibition «Bridges of Understanding»
Stone monuments gallery of Jelsa Cathedral, collective exhibition «Hvarski škripi»
United Nations Palace, New York, international exhibition «BiH – HR – USA»
ARTIADE 2004. – Olympic of Visual Art, Athens, world exhibition
Empire State Building – Fifth Avenue Gallery, New York, collective exhibition «Croatian Traditional and Contemporary Art»
Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, internacional exhibition «Lost Luggage», to mark the 125th anniversary of that leading cultural institution in Spain
Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, collective exhibition «Goja and Friends», parallelly with the retrospective exhibition of Gojislav Kalapač
Shalom Gallery, Croatian- Israeli Association, Zagreb, solo exhibition «500 Steps»
Arsenal Gallery, Zadar, Retrospective exhibition of Gojislav Kalapac-Goja and friends: “I’m yours. Wherever you go, I have to go,too.”
2006. White Box Gallery,
New York, USA, international exhibition Permanent Presence
2006. Ramasutra Gallery,
1000 elbows, solo exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia

Jasenka Vukelic is participating in
Jasenka Vukelic self-portrait

  • media art show ://selfportrait – a show for Bethlehem – show for Peace
  • Title:
    Selfportrait, digital print, 2006