My exhibition opened by German Ambassador H.E. Thomas Schieb

Yesterday was opened my exhibition in Belgrade ”Power images Images of power” organised by Friedrich Numann Foundation. I had the great honor of having the exhibition opened by German ambassador H.E. Thomas Schieb, director of FNF Western Balkans – Michael Roick, Board member of FNF – Manfred Richter and Theatre director – Milica Kralj. I would like to thank all people who came and made this night unforgettable, including my dear friends!

Izložba – Dani socijalnih prava

Zajednička izložba ”Dani socijalnih prava” u Endžio HAB sa kolegom Nikolom Radic Lucati. Hvala A11 – Inicijativa za ekonomska i socijalna prava što su i ovom izložbom obeležili 10 godina od traume najvećeg prinudnog iseljenja u mirnodopskim uslovima u Srbiji. Dani socijalnih prava traju do Petka, 13. 5. svratite. Posebno hvala produkciji Dina dizajn.

My photo ”Trapped” at ”Nova S” tv station

My respected colleagues Imre Szabo and Igor Cook were yesterday guests at Tv Nova S where they were commenting my photo “Trapped” which won Photo of the Year at Beta Agency regional contest and Press Photo Srbija 2020. Moje uvažene kolege Imre Szabo i Igor Čoko juče su gostovali u emisiji ”Među nama” gde su komentarisali fotografiju “U klopci” koja je osvojila nagradu za najbolju fotografiju godine na konkursu novinske agencije Beta kao i na Press Photo Srbija, 2020. Foto: Ivan Dinić/ […]

Billboard campaign about poverty in Serbia

Photos I took for the billboard campaign run by the Initiative A11.  

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Shortlisted at Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award

I am very honoured to be shortlisted at Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award in reportage category with my project ”Belgrade Anti-lockdown protest”.                    

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Attending another VII Academy with Paul Lowe and Ziyah Gafic

I have a pleasure to be chosen again to attend prestige VII Academy, level 2. Sarajevo Seminar For Documentary and Narrative Practice by the VII Academy

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Attending VII Academy

I am very lucky to be chosen to attend 12 weeks online Academy held by famous Christopher Morris, Agency VII photographer, and Dr. Walsh who teaches at The New School and New York University about conflict and ethic in photography.

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Grand Prix at PRESS PHOTO SRBIJA 2020

I am very honoured that this year I am winning my second Grand Prix. This time for the photo ”Trapped” taken during July protests in Belgrade. The one-week long anti-government protests caused by a high level of frustration with government measures in dealing with the Covid 19 pandemic took place in July 2020 in front of the Serbian Parliament in Belgrade. The protests were triggered by President’s announcement on reintroducing curfew which had been in place for almost two months […]

Grand Prix at Beta photo contest

I am very happy that my photo won Grand Prix – photo of the year (2019) at the regional Beta agency photo contest. Being a mother of two small boys and a photojournalist requires extra strength and dedication. It is important to always find a way not to miss important events for society and to capture the essence of it. This award is proof that women can be on surface in the photography field dominated by men. Prime Minister Ana Brnabic […]