About
Jelena Bando



Jelena Bando is an academic painter who graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb in 2012. She has attended study visits and residencies in Germany (Wurzburg, Berlin) and France (Paris). She has exhibited in thirteen solo exhibitions in Croatia, Germany, Sweden and France, and about thirty exhibitions in the country and abroad. She has won two awards for drawing and graphic arts (SKC Gallery, Belgrade; 15th Biennial of Drawing, Belgrade). In 2013 she started the project 36 Mountains that has grown into a renowned festival of illustration.

She lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia.



Solo exhibitions

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2018
A PROPER SPACE, 
Museum of Modern Art, Dubrovnik

2017
A PROPER SPACE, Fritzi pallace, Lošinj Museum, Mali Lošinj

2016
A PROPER SPACE, Prsten Gallery, Zagreb
STUFFED COLLECTIVE, Juste Galley, Stockholm / Sweeden
MATCHES IN THE DISAPPEARANCE, VN Gallery, Zagreb

2015
THREE DAYS ENOUGH, Gallery Bravo, Zagreb
THE OTHER, Gallery Galženica, Velika Gorica, Croatia

2014
Jelena Bando and Goran Jovanović in Greta, Zagreb, Croatia

2013
JE SUIS PERDU, Gallery Nouvel Organon, Paris
DESSINS, PEINTURES, Musee Municipal Urbain Cabrol, Villefranche de Rouergue
IN SEARCH OF THE PERFECT LOVER, Gallery Inkubator, Zagreb, Croatia

2012
NONATUREATALL, Gallery Ungeheuer, Berlin, Germany

2011
“Bando / Bovcon / Vuković”, MMC / Gallery Marisall, Rovinj, Croatia

2010
PALE FACE, Gallery Dom kulture, Bol, Croatia

2009
HYPOCRITICAL, Gallery Prostor, Zagreb, Croatia

Selected group exhibitions

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2018
Krinzinger Projekte — Artist in residence, Vienna

2017
T-HT AWARD, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb

2016
CREART EXHIBITIONS / Norway / Lithuania / Portugal

2015
A MORAL THREAD, Zagreb — Bogota
INTERNACIONALNI LASERSKI SAMIT, Lauba, Zagreb

2014
36 MOUNTAINS
NS: LE MONTE EN L'AIR, Paris, France

2013
Concours-exposition de graffiti et de street art, Universite Paris-Sorbonne, France

2012
36 MOUNTAINS, Le Mat Gallery, Montpellier, France

2011
MUSEUM OF STREET ART, Dugave, Zagreb, Croatia C.R.T.A., Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia

2010
GALLERY MARISALL, Zagreb, Croatia

2009
ANONYMOUS DRAWINGS N 10, Kunstraum Krauzberg, Berlin, Germany
III. EX-YU, Gallery SKC, Belgrade, Serbia

2008
DUBROVNIK SUMMER GAMES, Revelin, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Contact


jelena.bando@gmail.com
00385 91 794 8286
Jelena Bando — 2018