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Tanja Dursun was born in Sarajevo where she finished High School of Applied Arts, department of advertising graphics. She graduated from Academy of Fine Arts in Trebinje, department Graphics, in 2000 ans she finished her Master's in 2007 at Academy of Arts in banja Luka.

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Tanja Dursun was born in Sarajevo where she finished High School of Applied Arts, department of advertising graphics. She graduated from Academy of Fine Arts in Trebinje, department Graphics, in 2000 ans she finished her Master's in 2007 at Academy of Arts in banja Luka, department of Fine Arts, majoring in drawing, with the teme 'A drawing on the frontier of abstract and recognizable'.

In additional to the successful creative work in the fields of drawing, painting and graphics, she is also a graphic designer.

She worked as a senior assistant at the Music Academy of the University of Eastern Sarajevo for the subject Art history from 2002-2013. At the moment she is employed as a professor of art and art history in High School 'Eastern Ilidza'.

Tanja Dursun's many works are in public and private collection both in the country and abroad ( Italy, France, USA...) she is a memeber of the Association of Artists of Eastern Herzegovina (ULUIH ) ' Milorad Corovic'.

Biography

Tanja Dursun was born in Sarajevo where she finished High School of Applied Arts, department of advertising graphics. She graduated from Academy of Fine Arts in Trebinje, department Graphics, in 2000 ans she finished her Master’s in 2007 at Academy of Arts in Banja Luka, department of Fine Arts, majoring in drawing, with the theme “A drawing on the frontier of abstract and recognizable”.

In additional to the successful creative work in the fields of drawing, painting and graphics, she is also a graphic designer.

She worked as a senior assistant at the Music Academy of the University of Eastern Sarajevo for the subject Art history from 2002-2013.  At the moment she is employed as a professor of art and art history in High School ‘Eastern Ilidza’.

Tanja Dursun’s many works are in public and private collection both in the country and abroad ( Italy, France, USA…) she is a memeber of the Association of Artists of Eastern Herzegovina (ULUIH ) ‘ Milorad Corovic’.

 Solo exhibitions, projects and awards:

2000– Trebinje, Academy of Fine Arts, graphics exhibition.

2000 – Trebinje, won the second prize for the realization of a comic book ont the subject ‘ Think mines’.

2002-Eastern Sarajevo, won the first prize for the creation of the conceptual design for the coat of arms of the municipality of East New Sarajevo.

2007-Banja Luka, The Academy of Arts, exhibition of drawings, painting and collages.

2008-Eastern Sarajevo- Creationof illustrations-‘Hilarious and Fary tale Songs’ by Marijana Petronic published by Main Library – Eastern Sarajevo.

2008 – E. Sarajevo- dress design for the chamber choir of Music Academy at University of Eastern Sarajevo.

2008 – Pale, Art gallery ‘G3’ building A.D., Exhibition of drawings, paintings and collages.

2008– E. Sarajevo, Center for Culture, Exhibition of drawings, paintings and collages.

2008– Sarajevo, Museum of Literature and Performing Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina- ‘Mak’ gallery, Exhibition of drawings, paintings and collages.

2011– E.Sarajevo- Design of visual identitiy of the second internationl accordion festival ‘ACORDEON ART’ ( invitations design, accreditations, diplomas, posters, banners, billboards…).

2012– E.Sarajevo- CD design for the composer Drazan Kosoric.

2012– E. Sarajevo- prticipation in TV show ‘Open Eastern Program’ of Radio and Television of Republic of Srpska.

2012 – E. Sarajevo – Design of visual identity of the third internationl accordion festival ‘ACORDEON ART’.

2013– E. Sarajevo – Design of visual identity of the fourth internationl accordion festival ‘ACORDEON ART’

2013– E. Sarajevo- Creating illustrations- ‘Hana and Peppercorn’ by Marijana Petronic, published by Main Librrary – E. Sarajevo.

2018 – Taichung, TAIWAN – finalist of the competition at the International Biennial Print Exhibit : 2018 ROC. National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts.

Collective exhibitions and projects:

1991– Sarajevo, High School Applied Arts, Posters exhibition.

1997– Trebinje, Academy of Fine Arts, Drawings exhibition.

1998– Trebinje, Academy of Fine Arts, Drawings exhibition.

1999– Trebinje, Club, Exhibition of drawings and graphics of the Academy of Fine Arts’ students.

2000– Trebinje, Museum of Herzegovina, Exhibition of paintings and graphics of the Academy of fine Arts’ students.

2000– Trebinje, Club, Students and teachers Graphics exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts graphics department.

2000– Pale- Participation in Art colony ‘Pale 2000’.

2005– Banja Luka, Academy of Arts, Annual exhibition of students and postgraduates.

2006– Banja Luka, Academy of Arts, Annual exhibition of students and postgraduates.

2007– Banja Luka, Academy of Arts, Annual exhibition of students and postgraduates.

2011– Sarajevo – mentor of the project for high school students in BiH at competition EUFOR school competition, won the first prize.

2011– Sarajevo- Gallery ‘Novi Hram’  ( New Temple), paintings exhibition from the fond of national association in BiH, ‘ The Rituals of Act – Together’.

2012– Sarajevo – mentor of the project for high school students in BiH at competition EUFOR school competition, won the first prize.

2012-Siroki Brijeg- Museum/ Franciscan Gallery, paintings exhibition from the fond of national associations in BiH ‘The Rituals of Act- Thogether’.

2012– New York City, USA- Participation in an international collective exhibition of painting and photography ‘Art Takes Time Square’, Broadway.

2016– Trebinje- Exhibition with Association of Arts of Eastern Herzegovina ( ULUIH ) ‘Milorad Corovic’.

2017– Trebinje- Exhibition with Association of Arts of Eastern Herzegovina ( ULUIH ) ‘Milorad Corovic’.

2018 – Taichung, TAIWAN – International Biennial Print Exhibit : 2018 ROC. National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts.

“There is no must in art because art is free.”Wassily Kandinsky
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