Bio

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Education

2013 Master of Fine Arts, Savannah College of Art and Design, Art, Science and Technology Dissertation, Atlanta, GA.
2001 School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia.

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2016
Phygital Muse, Whitespec, Atlanta, GA
Presence, Bojana Ginn and Lightroom, La Biennale Di Venezia 2016, Venice, Italy
Plastic Gene, Lightroom, Decatur, GA
2014
(ALTER)NATIVeE, Southern Polytechnic University, Marietta, GA
Recode. Play . Loop. Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA
GSU Window Project, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Sustainable Microsystems, MASS Collective, Atlanta, GA
2013
Liquid Lines, Further Art, Atlanta, GA
2012
B11, The Seen Gallery, Decatur, GA
2010
New Works, 7 Stages Theatre, Atlanta, GA
2009
Poetry of Lines, Garden Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016
EmBodied, SciArt Center, New York, NY
Ineffable Domains, Zeitgeist Gallery, Nashville, TN
Abstraction Today, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA
More Light, Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA
Augmented, Museum of Art And Sciences, Macon, GA
Chain Reaction, Gallery at Indigo, Athens, GA
2015
Art + Science, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
URBANFronts, Atlanta, GA
Praxis, Agness Scott College, Decatur, GA
New Unconscious, SciArt Center, New York, NY
Bridges, Towson University, MD
MArTH, Towson University, MD
Moments of Now, GA Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
Art Papers Auction, Atlanta, GA
Studio Artist Focus, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
2014
Hambidge Art & Performance Gala, Goat Farm Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Art Papers Art Party, Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2013
The USB Shuffle Show, Institute Fur Alles Mogliche, Berlin, DEU
GA Artsits Selecting GA Artists, MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA
Open Studios, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Artistic License, Arts Atlanta and Goat Farm, Atlanta, GA
MOCA GALA, Live Auction selection, MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA
2012
Works In White, CherryLion Studios, Atlanta, GA
Math Art Summit, Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
Diagrammatics: Art, Language and Mathematics, Boston, MA
2011
Knotted Math, Wiskunst, Ghent, Belgium
Pin-Up Show, MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA
Pfft…We Figured as Much, The Seen Gallery, Decatur, GA
Mrs Siege & Yeneeney, Studio Plex Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Processes, Studio Plex Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2010
De Fine Art, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA
Drawing in the Second Dimension, Studio Plex Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Beneath the Surface, Museum of Contemporary Art, Atlanta, GA

Lectures | Conferences | Workshops

2016
Art and Technology – Projection Art, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA
Optical Metamorph, Joint Review on Connnection of Architecture and Mechanical, GA Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
2015
Art and DNA: Vision, Experimentation, Discovery, BEINGS 2015 – Biotech and the Ethical Imagination, a Global Summit, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
iPaT Think Tank with Kate Fisher, T.Lang Dance, Bojana Ginn and Madison Cario. GA Institute Of Technology, Atlanta, GA
New Materials Workshop, Southern Polytechnic State University, Marietta GA
2014
Conversation With Artist, Swan Couch House Gallery, Atl. GA
Discovery Dialogues: Sustainability, Speaker, MASS Collective, Atl SCIENCE Festival, Atl. GA
2013
Minimalism, Math and Biology, Invited speaker: Bridges 2013: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science, Enschede, Netherlands
Women in Art Through History, 6 lectures, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atl. GA
2012
Knots as Processes in Art and Mathematics, Speaker, B. Ginn, Bridges 2012: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science, Towson University, MD
Diagrammatics: Art, Language and Mathematics, art and math collaboration with Radmila Sazdanovic, Math Art Summit, Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
MAA Session on Arts and Mathematics, art and math collaboration with Radmila Sazdanovic, Boston, MA
Women in Art Through History, 2 lectures, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atl, GA
2011
Art Talk: Bojana Ginn and Beatriz Franco, “Studio 12”, Atlanta, GA
Knotted Math, art and math collaboration with Radmila Sazdanovic, Wiskunst, Ghent, Belgium

Awards

2016
European Cultural Centre Co-Sponsorship/ La Biennale Di Venezia 2016 / Palazzo Mora
2015

2015 World Technology Award in Art, Finalist Fellowship, World Technology Network
Artist in Residence: BEINGS 2015, a Global Summit, Biotech and the Ethical Imagination, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
2014
Winner, 2014 Tanne Foundation Award
2013
Studio Artist Program, Studio Residence, Atlanta Contemporary Art CenterNomination, Student Outstanding Achievement Award, International Sculpture Center
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Honors Award
SCAD Outstanding Thesis Paper Award, Nominated For Drawing With Science Dissertation
2012
Nomination, Joan Mitchel Foundation, MFA Grant Bridges: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science, Towson University, MD – SCAD Travel Grant
2000
Stipend For University Studies from Epoxid Corporation, Priboj, Serbia
1993-2001
Stipend For Medical Studies From Republic of Serbia

Reviews and Press

European Bio-Artists Featured in Online Exhibition by Pioneering New York Platform, LabioTech.eu, https://labiotech.eu/bioart-sciart
Time, Space, Existence, Venice 2016, Global Art affairs Foundation and European Cultural Centre Catalogue, Page 160
Atlanta Artist, Architect, Exhibit Work at Venice Biennale, 90.1 FM Atlanta’s NPR Station, by Mike Johns, June 27 2016. http://news.wabe.org/post/atlanta-artist-architect-exhibit-work-venice-biennale
Alumna Bojana Ginn Process Driven Presence, SCAD Works. Interviewed by Payson Schwin. https://www.scad.edu/blog/scad-alumna-bojana-ginn-presence-sculpture
“Abstraction Today” offers a worthwhile pluralism and survey of six Atlanta galleries, Arts Atlanta, Review by Jerry Collum, June 28th 2016 http://www.artsatl.com/review-abstraction-today/
Forms of Abstraction, Review by Donna Mintz, Burnaway Magazine, http://burnaway.org/review/forms-of-abstraction-moca-ga/
Preview: ART PAPERS’ 17th Annual Art Auction Captures Emerging talent from Atlanta and Abroad 2015 http://www.artsatl.com/2016/02/preview-artpapers-17th-annual-art-auction/February 19th, 2016
New Briefs, Arts Atlanta, http://www.artsatl.com/2016/01/atlanta-art-news-briefs/, January 15 2016
Review: Five Artist Present visually engaging surprises in “Praxis”, by Jerry Cullum, http://www.artsatl.com/2015/10/praxis-dalton-gallery/
Bojana Ginn, SciArt Center, Interviewed by Emma Snodgrass http://www.sciartcenter.org/members.html#sthash.KjWiABK0.dpbs, 2015
The Guardian, BRIDGES 2015, July 30th 2015,http://www.theguardian.com/science/alexs-adventures-in-numberland/gallery/2015/jul/30/bridges-2015-a-meeting-of-maths-and-art-in-pictures
Bridges Baltimore 2015.  Art Exhibition Catalog, University of Baltimore
Distinguished Faculty: BEINGS 2015, Global Conference in Ethics in Bioengineering, Conference Catalog
Science To Art: Suzanne Anker and Bojana Ginn, Burnaway, Jan. 05 http://burnaway.org/science-art-suzanne-anker-bojana-ginn/
Tanne Foundation, Bojana Ginn http://www.tannefoundation.org/awards/bojana-ginn, 2014
Burnaway’s Best: Coming up in 2015 by Eric Mack, burnaway.org, 2014
Burnaway’s Best of 2014: Exhibitions, December 26, 2014, http://burnaway.org/burnaways-best-2014-exhibitions/
Bojana Ginn: Recoding the Digital, Burnaway, Review by Eric Hancock, November 2014, http://burnaway.org/bojana-ginn-digital/
Bojana Ginn Among Winners of Tanne Foundation Awards, Burnaway, September 2014, http://burnaway.org/bojana-ginn-among-winners-tanne-foundation-awards/
The Swan Coach House Gallery: Bojana Ginn, Atl. Celebrates Photography Festival Guide, September 2014  https://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/index/artist:4832
Recode. Play. Loop. Atlanta Planit, September 2014 http://www.atlantaplanit.com/events/event.php?eid=57760
The Window Project Presents… Bio-Mathichttp://www.daelab.com/2014/05/the-window-project-presents-bio-mathic/
Atlanta Arts Festival, September 2014 http://www.atlantaartsfestival.com/juror2014.php
Art Under Examination, SciArt in America, April 2014 http://www.sciartinamerica.com/the-magazine.html
Can Art Stress? Author, STEAM Journal http://scholarship.claremont.edu/steam/vol1/iss2/16/, 2014
Drawing With Science, Author, Leonardo International Abstract Services, 2013
Science meets play in Bojana Ginn’s “Liquid Lines” at Further Art, Review by Dinah Mcclintock, ArtsAtlanta, http://www.artsatl.com/2013/08/review-bojana-ginn-liquid-lines/
Georgia-made art to share spotlight with ‘Girl’ this summer, Exhibition Overview by Howard Pousner, Cover Image by Bojana Ginn, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://m.ajc.com/news/events/georgia-made-art-to-share-spotlight-with-girl-this/nYPbK/, 2013
Field Trip: MODA at MOCA, Exhibition Review by Travis S. Taylor, Wonderlust Atlanta, http://www.wanderlustatlanta.com/2013/07/field-trip-moda-at-moca.html
Minimalism, Math, and Biology, Author, Bridges 2013: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science, Proceedings, Enschede, Netherlands, http://archive.bridgesmathart.org/2013/bridges2013-535.pdf
Bojana Ginn, Art and Science Journal, Art Review by Lee Jones, http://www.artandsciencejournal.com/post/39261251944/bojana-ginn-bojana-ginn-is-a-sculpture-artist
Artistic License, ArtsAtlanta, Exhibition Overview by Catherine Fox, http://www.artsatl.com/2013/04/artistic-license-promises/
Museum of Contemporary Art, MOCA Gala Catalogue 2013
Knots as Processes in Arts and Mathematics, Author, Bridges 2012: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music and Science, Towson University, Proceedings
Museum of Contemporary Art, MOCA Gala Catalogue 2012