Janja Kosi


Born in 1994, Maribor (SI)
Lives and works in Ljubljana (SI)

Janja Kosi studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana, where she also obtained her Bachelor's Degree in 2016 and her Master's Degree in 2020. She spent some of her study time at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig. She participated in several solo in group shows.


︎︎︎ EDUCATION


2020
MFA, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana (SI)

2016
BFA, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana (SI)

︎︎︎ SOLO SHOWS


2021
Rising Time: Serving Suggestion, R Space, Ljubljana (SI)

Serving Suggestion, Dobra Vaga, Ljubljana (SI)

2019
Darling the roof is leaking, Gallery DLUL, Ljubljana (SI)



︎︎︎ GROUP SHOWS


2021
Structura 2021, Art Stays, FO.VI Gallery, Kidricevo (SI)

Neighbours, The urban adventures of friends and diplomants, Dobra Vaga, Ljubljana (SI)

EKO 8, International Trienale of Art and Enviroment, Former MTT factory, UGM, Maribor (SI)

Sveze ribe, Dobra Vaga, Ljubljana (SI)

2020
Temporarily. Until further notice. Fotopub, Ljubljana (SI)


4WD, Academia Moderna, Zagreb (HR)

2019
Another Time and Place, Improper Walls, Vienna (A)

Galerija7:069 – S02E03, Simulaker Gallery, Novo Mesto (SI)

Appointment #3, Dobra Vaga, Ljubljana (SI)

2018
Daddy, G2, Leipzig (DE)


Abstraction is at the end of the comfort zone, Equrna Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)

2017
Open Call, ŠKUC Gallery, Ljubljana (SI)


Incarnation, Equrna Gallery, Ljubljana (SI).
︎︎︎ AWARDS, GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES



2020
Award for outstanding Master Thesis, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana (SI)

2016
Award in recognition of outstanding academic achievements, Academy of Fine arts and design, Ljubljana (SI)