OKO lives and works within the urban street culture. From 2005 she was performing illegal installations on the streets, using graphic techniques, such as linocut, etching and drawings including ink, acrylic, pencil, markers, stickers etc. OKO worked for 6 years in a skateboarding shop and thus participated in man… Read More
OKO lives and works within the urban street culture. From 2005 she was performing illegal installations on the streets, using graphic techniques, such as linocut, etching and drawings including ink, acrylic, pencil, markers, stickers etc. OKO worked for 6 years in a skateboarding shop and thus participated in many urban extreme sports events in Croatia and beyond. She painted Zagreb's first indoor skate park Warehouse – the skating company that issued the first Croatian artist series of skate boards.
With the Puma 34 collective, OKO founded the Croatian street movement Zine. This was based around an urban art gallery, workshops and printed publications with contributions ranging from renowned Croatian artist to the completely anonymous, from Croatia and beyond. They also ran a blog covering these events and published interviews and discussions with various guest artists.
Nominated for ARTAQ ( European urban arts award) in 2011.
Won Croatian art society youth award in 2013.
Victoria and Albert museum (London, UK,2014) Museum of Contemporary Art (Zagreb, CRO,2013) Institute for Contemporary Art (Zagreb, CRO,2013) Bombarstic Art Festival (Vodnjan, CRO, 2013) Asalto Festival (Zaragoza, SP, 2013) Recover the Streets (Toulouse, FR, 2013) Croatian association of Artist (Zagreb, CRO,2013) European urban art award (Paris,FR,2012) UClan gallery (Preston,UK,2012) Mograg gallery (Tokyo, JP, 2011) Laserski sumit (Beograd,SRB,2011) Stereo studio (Maribor,SLO,2011) Crack festival (Rome, IT, 2010) Football association building SOHO (London, UK, 2010) Laserski sumit (Beograd, SRB, 2010) Velesajam culture (Zagreb,CRO,2010) Lille 3000 (Lille, FR, 2009)
Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb (CRO)
2007-2010 BA – art history and education (painting) 2010-2013 MA – Animation and New media department
￼Adidas, Nike, Puma, Diners credit card, Erste Bank, 3LHD architect studio (Amarin touristic resort), Eskimo-freeride (European Snowcat operation), Warehouse skateboarding, Grave skateboarding, Faust skateboarding, Rope21 wakeboarding, Lomography, Organ Vida (Photography festival), Outlook festival, Podrum surfboards Read Less