Jelena Kostic

Jelena Kostic

Belgrade, Serbia, Serbia

About Jelena Kostic

Jelena Kostic was born in 1985 in Belgrade, Serbia. Jelena got her master's degree in photography in 2009 from the prestigious Belgrade University of Arts at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade. In 2017 Jelena did a second-degree master's in photography with a specialization in new technologies at the prestigious Milan Academy of Fine Arts the Brera. Jelena has been photographed for Elle magazine in Serbia from 2009 until 2014. Her photo "The princess and the Pea" - was nominated as one of the top ten best fashion photographs in the amateur category at the Sony World Photography Awards in Cane, France 2010. Jelena has also participated in group exhibitions in Serbia, Greece, The UK, France, Italy, etc. Her photographs have been published in Italian Vogue, Elle Serbia, Elle Decor Serbia, Professional Photographer, Bazar, Joy, Lepota I Zdravlje, Politika, and in many others. Her photographs are also in many private art collections worldwide.

Education

2014 - 2017 - Second degree master in photography with a specialization in new technologies.
Academy of Fine Arts Brera, Milan, Italy.

2004 - 2009 - Master in photography.
University of Arts Belgrade - Faculty of Applied Arts, Belgrade, Serbia.

Events

Honor award at Sony World Photography Awards.
Shortlisted in the architecture category.
Photography Panopticon #1.
Somerset House / London, the UK.
The year 2017.

Honor award at Sony World Photography Awards.
Shortlisted in the fashion category.
Photography The Princess and The Pea.
Palais des Festivals et des Congrès / Cannes, France. The year 2010.

Honor award at the 2nd world biennial exhibition of student photography.
Photography The Princess and The Pea.
Novi Sad, Serbia.
The year 2009

Exhibitions

2017 - Sony world photography awards/ shortlisted in category architecture / Somerset House / London, the UK
2016 - Chiesa di San Carpoforo / solo exhibition / Milan, Italy
2014 - Google motion awards / shortlisted in category people / Saatchi gallery / London, the UK
2012 - Belgrade design week / Step Into / Belgrade, Serbia
2011 - 46. Golden Pen of Belgrade / 11. International biennial of illustration / Belgrade, Serbia
2011 - Art in miniature / II International exhibition of miniature 2011 / category mix media / Majdanpek, Serbia
2010 - Sony world photography awards / shortlisted in category fashion / Palais des Festivals et des Congrès / Cannes, France
2009 - 45. Golden Pen of Belgrade / 10. International biennial of illustration / Belgrade, Serbia
2009 - Concept store Supermarket / Epson Awards exhibition / Belgrade, Serbia
2009 - The 2nd world biennial exhibition of student photography / Novi Sad, Serbia
2009 - Diploma ‘09 / graduate exhibition at the Faculty of applied arts in Belgrade / Museum of applied arts in Belgrade / Belgrade, Serbia
2009 - Student Photography at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade and the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad / Novi Sad, Serbia
2008 - Sixty years of Faculty of applied arts in Belgrade / gallery Magacin / Belgrade, Serbia
2008 - Student art festival Academy of Arts Novi Sad /Start fest 2008 / Novi Sad, Serbia
2008 - Redesign your mind 2 / gallery Ozon / Belgrade, Serbia
2008 - Internationale festival BELEF / project Tera / space installations / Knez Mihailova street / Belgrade, Serbia
2008 - Photography at the Faculty of applied arts in Belgrade / Thessaloniki, Greece
2008 - Photography at the Faculty of applied arts in Belgrade / Art get gallery / Belgrade, Serbia
2007 - Photography at the Faculty of applied arts in Belgrade / gallery Ozon / Belgrade, Serbia
2006 - Industrial product / in collaboration with Peugeot company / Museum of applied arts / Belgrade, Serbia