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EDUCATION
2004 – 2002 PGDip from Royal College of Music, London ~ Solo-Ensemble Recitalist
MENTORS at RCM – Dona Lee Croft, Leonid Gorokhov, Simon Rowland Jones
2001 – 1996 Graduate Diploma from Belgrade Music Academy ~ Graduate instrumentalist – violin performer
1996 – 1992 Graduate Diploma from Music High School “Kosta Manojlović”, in Belgrade
1992 – 1986 Elementary Music School “Kosta Manojlović”, in Belgrade
1992 – 1985 Elementary School “Svetozar Miletić”, in Belgrade

Alternative Education in Classical Music  >>>
Master Classes with Bela Katone in London, UK
Seminars in Fondazione Musicale S. Cecilia with Pavel Vernikov, Portogruaro, Italy
Master Classes with  Blagorodna Taneva in Belgrade, Serbia
Master Classes with Chilingarian Quartet in London, UK
Master Class with Kreutzer Quartet in Cetinje, Montenegro
Lessons at Höch Schule Für Music in Vienna, Austria
Participating in ESTA workshop for Baroque Music with Jaap Schröder in Purcell School of Music London, UK
Participating in ESTA workshops for Chamber Music with Steve Doan in Purcell School of Music London, UK
Alternative education in >>>
Composition, mentor Jasmina Mitrušić
Electronic music, mentor Rastko Lazić
Improvisational approaches, mentors Jasmina Mitrušić, Toma Gouband
Creative writing, mentor Tzveta Sofronieva
Interdisciplinary research, mentor Sonja Leboš
EU protocols & Cultural politics, mentor Simon Mundy

COUNTRIES WHERE PERFORMED
UK, France, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium, Hungary, Austria, Italy, Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia, Monte Negro, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Slovenia as well as distinctive amount of web streaming performances

AWARDS
2004 RCM PGDip Award for distinctive final concert exam, UK
2002 II Prize Kingston Music Festival, UK
1998 I Prize Chamber Music Competition “Petar Konjović”, Serbia
1996 High School Graduate Diploma for The Best final concert exam, Serbia
1992 Diploma at Citta di Stresa Violin Competition, Italy
1988 III Prize, Republic Violin competition, Serbia

PROFESSIONAL ENGAGEMENTS ~ Curating and Cultural Management
in continuity since 2004 ~ Founder and President of Association of Multimedia Artists “Auropolis”
in continuity since 2011 ~ Founder and Editor of ArtSync Radio, permanent experimental music streaming channel
in continuity since 2013 ~ Owner and Manager at Electric Ladyland Design Hub, Croatia
in continuity since 2015 ~ Owner and Manager at Electric Ladyland Design Hub, Serbia
in continuity since 2015 ~ Founder and Project Manager of Silence Fest, Festival of Microtonal Quietness
2012 – 2015 Gallery G12HUB, Sound Related Arts Programme Associate & Inter-media Projects Associate
2011 – 2012 Programme Editor at Cultural Center “Parobrod”
2010 – 2012 Project Manager at NOFM Independent Radio
2009 – 2010 Project Manager at New Radio Belgrade
2007 – 2008 Founder and Project Manager of European Center for Culture & Debate “Grad”
2007 – 2008 Chairwoman of the executive board at Forum Beograd, wider regional Cultural Conference, Balkan fraction of “A Soul for Europe Initiative”

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2005 “Stanislav Binički” Elementary Music School [violin teacher], Belgrade
2006 – 2016 Private teaching practice [violin & chamber music teacher, improvisation teacher], in Belgrade
2009 Engaged culture project writing ~ workshop mentor, Belgrade
2010 – 2011 Media Literacy Programme by Youth Center VEGA [Applied sound in Radio related journalism], Belgrade
2013 Field recording & Sound maps ~ workshop mentor, Gallery 12HUB, Belgrade, Serbia
2014 – 2015 Improvised music workshops mentor, Gallery 12HUB, Belgrade, Serbia
2015 Violin Revealed Lecture, Resonate Festival, Belgrade Serbia
2015 – 2016 Lithophony  workshop mentor, Vrnik Island, Croatia

Major projects ~ Curating, Production & Organizing
2008 – 2009 Antifestival Experimental Music Platform, concert series in Belgrade & Novi Sad, Serbia
2008 – 2011 Supernova poetry, AV concert series and installations in public space, Belgrade
2008 Adriatic EuroRegion project, mapping of Croatian NGO for labforculture.org
2008 LabforCulture.org production of 4 creative videos on cultural politics of Croatia
2008 – 2009 Balkan Snap Shot Film Festival, promotion of young Serbian movie directors in Netherlands
2008 Balkan Arts Fluxion BAF! Exhibition of young Serbian artists in Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009 Cybercinematography at Belgrade Summer Festival BELEF, Archive AV installations in public space
2009 – 2012 Soundbridging, radio host and live concerts sessions producer at NRBG
2009 Scrolling, AV Performances at Planetarium Belgrade & Cultural Center “Vuk”, Belgrade
2009 Theater of Memory, Multimedia theater play, research, production & performances in Belgrade and Zagreb
2009 – 2010 11 9 Web streaming poetry anthology of contemporary poetry in 43 languages, book editor and project manager
2010 ECHO Festival of Experimental Arts, collaboration of Swiss and Serbian artists
2010 Radio as an Art Space, curating open call by CONA the Institute for Contemporary Arts Processing, Slovenia
2010 NO BORDER ORCHESTRA, concept development of the ex YU symphonic orchestra, in collaboration with Jugokoncert Agency, Belgrade Music Festival BEMUS, Soniq Arts Berlin & European Festivals Association EFA
2010 Belgrade Summer Festival BELEF, European Union Baroque Orchestra concert organization
2011 – 2013 Visioni dal Futuro, Festival of Video Art, Belgrade Edition of Cronosfera Festival from Cavatore, Italy
2011 ROMA Project co-curating streaming sound installation at Venice Biennial, Italy
2011 Border is Status, curating international selection of AV installation for Belgrade Summer Festival BELEF
2013 Founder of the Festival of Engaged Culture, Sound and Radio Related Arts, Serbia
2013 Swiss Music Days in Belgrade, co-production of improv concert series
2015 – 2016 Reveal, Sound camp & open mics broadcasts on ArtSync Radio
2016 Dark Star, Multimedia Publication [book & CD editor]

SOUND RELATED ARTS PERFORMANCES AND INSTALLATIONS
2008 ARION Piano Trio concert tour in UK & Serbia [with Ivana Grahovac, cello & Irina Dečermić, piano]
2008 ERUPTION performance at Cronosfera Festival, in Cavatore, Italy [with Ivana Grahovac, cello]
2008 Tale of the Forbidden Flower, Zene + Festival, Platform for Scene Art and Dialog, in Copenhagen, Denmark [with Birgitte Lyregaard, Toma Gouband, Rune Kaagaard & Mathieu Calleja]
2010 Mnemosyne, AV performance on texts of Croatian writer Eva Grlić, in MSU Zagreb, Croatia [with Ivana Grahovac, cello, Ivan Kadelburg, electronics & Zvonimir Marčić, live video]
2010 Korčula Fragments ~ Walls speak out! Sound installation in public space, Kor
čula Island, Croatia
2010 Supernova performance at Sound & Visions Festival, Majdanpek, Serbia
2010 Piano, Forte! Performing installation in Brussels, Belgium [with Giovanni di Domenico, Mathieu Calleja & Pak Yan Lau]
2010 Audio installation for exhibition Dark Star, collab with painter Simonida Rajčević, exhibitions in Belgrade, Serbia and Frankfurt, Germany
2010 Not by NOTE, politics and experimental music workshop and performances in Banja Luka, BiH and Graz, Austria [project by Sebastian Meissner in collab with ORF Radio]
2010 Analogue modulators workshop & performance, in Belgrade, Serbia [with Rastko Lazi
ć]
2011 Balkan Improvisers Festival, performances in Cologne, Germany [Festival of improv music]
2011 DISAPPEARING holographic AV performance ~ installation, Serbian Pavilion of Prague Quadrennial of Scene Art
2011 ECHO Festival promotion at the Cultural Center of Belgrade, Serbia [with Ivana Vukosavljev, piano]
2012 Zenit Sessions, improv concert series [with Milana Zarić, harp & Ivana Grahovac, cello]
2012 Sound installation for exhibition Human activities. Helpless, collab with painter Simonida Rajčević [Railway Museum, Belgrade]
2012 Response Sound Maps / Walks, exhibition & sound map in collab with CONA Zavod, Slovenia
2013 Eruption ~ Revealed, concert & release launch marking 15 years celebration of an electro-acoustic duo [with Ivana Grahovac, cello]

2013 7 Days a Week, 186 hours web streaming sound installation ~ curatorial to become official launch of ArtSync Radio permanent streaming channel dedicated to new tendencies in sound and radio related arts
2013 Sound installation at Armoniapolis project exhibition, conceptual field recording project by Svetlana Mara
š
2013 Audio work for exhibition Bogdan Bogdanović The Cursed Builder, retrospection of famous Yugoslav 20th cent architect, sculptor, writer & educator [Diocletian Palace, Split, Croatia]
2013 Swiss Music Days ~ Encounters, performance [with Hans Koch, bass clarinet]
2013 improvE concert series ~ 3 room improv concept by Richard Barrett [in collab with Goethe Institute, Belgrade]
2014 5th Marrakesh Biennial of Contemporary Arts, Audio work Azimuthal Equidistant Memory Feeds for the project Here. Now. Where?
2014 Sound installations The Horse & Bull – Raven for exhibition The Chain by painter Simonida Rajčević, Gallery 12HUB, Belgrade
2014 Audio work for Savamala Sound walk for ImprovE 2.20 open call
2014 Sound installation for exhibition The First Cut by painter Simonida Rajčević [Museum of Contemporary Arts, Belgrade]
2015 Violin Revealed ~ Alternative Guide to Violin's Sonic Life, conceptual notation system, graphic scores & performance series
2015 7 Heavens, 2 hours long radio work for Radiophrenia open call [Glasgow, Scotland]
2015 Eruption duo public recording session of Sonic Preachers album, at Gallery Opservatorium [Belgrade, Serbia]
2015 Violin Revealed lecture performance at Resonate Festival [Nova Kinoteka, Belgrade]
2015 Violin Revealed micro publication ~ cards for composing, with graphic scores by visual artist Nevena Vasiljević
2015 Pelagian Voids, electro-acoustic performance at the St. Peter's square Korčula Island [with ambient artist Marko Paunović]
2015 Silence Fest performances at the Gallery 12HUB, Belgrade
2015 The Rebirth of Ahuizotl, conceptual field recording triptych
2016 Spectrum East performance with Jasna Veličković, inventor of magnetic interface – instrument Velicon
2016. Tale of the Mirzana, improv fairytale recording session [with Katarina Vukadinović ~ voice, Ivana Grahovac ~ cello & Maja Radovanlija ~ guitar, visuals by Canadian illustrator Ola Volo]
2016 Improv concert performance by Risti
ć / Džukljev duo, “Parobrod” Cultural Center [Belgrade, Serbia]
2016 Improstor concert series, improv performance with Marina Džukljev & Đorđe Marković [Novi Sad, Serbia]
2016 ZVO.ČI.TI so.und.ing DUO with Robertina Šebjani
ć, duo performance series by Cona Zavod, Ljubljana [Kino Šiška & CMK Kopar]
2016 Performance at “Polet” Cultural Space with Marko Paunović [Belgrade, Serbia]  
2016 Soundscapes at Marco’s, electro-acoustic improv performance in public space, Kor
čula Town, Croatia [with Marko Paunović]
2016 Concert for the Sun & the Sea, electro-acoustic performance in remote bay on Korčula Island, Croatia [with Marko Paunović]
2016 Island Encounters ~ improv performance in public space with Argentinian percussionist Tatiana Heuman [Korčula Town, Croatia]
2016 Island Encounters ~ improv performance in public space with Danish pianist Rune Kaagaard [Korčula Town, Croatia]
2016 Mnemosyne. Stories of Stone & Sound ~ improv performance in public space inspired by WWII memorial monument Necropolis in Mostar [with Ronald Panza & Marko Paunović in collab with Association for Interdisciplinary & Intercultural Research]
2016 Radiophrenia Broadcast of 3 segments from the 27 Miniatures Sound Installation [Glasgow, Scotland]
2016 Cities & Memory ~ Miniatures podcast at citiesandmemory.com global sound map
2016 Mnemonic Soundscapes, solo improv performance violin & field rec at Meduza, Belgrade
2016 Eruption at Improstor concert series, Novi Sad, Serbia [with Ivana Grahovac]
2016 Solo improv performance violin & field rec at Kvaka 22, Belgrade
2016 Elision Ensemble & Friends, premiere of Richard Barrett Codex XVI [with Ivana Grahovac, Daryl Buckley, Ben Marks, Peter Neville, Carl Rosman, Tristram Williams & Richard Barrett]

PRINTED, ON LINE & MULTIMEDIA PUBLICATIONS
Violin Revealed on line presentation [in Serbian] ~ with chapters 1) Global social context *in improv music 2) Archetypal sound & collective unconscious 3) Energy transfer *in improv performance 4) Architecture of collective mind 5) Improvisation and intuition 6) Sonic poetry of an instrument 7) Graphic notation & Graphic scores, 2016]
Violin Revealed Conceptual Notation System & Graphic Scores, micro format ~ cards for composing [Auroplis 2015]
The City, performative poetry publication [Auropolis, 2015]
ECHO Festival catalog [UMNA 2011]
Numerous programme notes for the Cultural Center “Parobrod” exhibition and performing platform [2011]
11 9 Web streaming poetry, contemporary poetry anthology in 43 languages [Auropolis, 2010]
Mnemosyne – Theater of Memory, catalog [Auropolis 2009]
The Book of Silence, collection of poetry [DEVE 2008]
BAF! Balkan Art Fluxion, catalog [Auropolis, 2008]
Anxiety in music performing, research paper [2004]
Quartertone music of Alois Haba, research paper [1999]

PRINTED AUDIO / VIDEO
Trekant by Eruption CD [Auropolis 2007]
Live from derelict Turkish bath by Eruption CD [Auropolis 2008]
Tale of the Forbidden Flower DVD [Literaturhouse Copenhagen 2009]
Shostakovich piano Trio no 2 by Arion Piano Trio DVD [Eye to Eye Production 2009]
ECHO Festival CD [UMNA 2010]
Eternity Revealed by Eruption CD [Auropolis 2013]
Dark Star CD [Auropolis 2016]

DIGITAL RELEASES
Schizmogenesis [Live from Improstor #84, by Eruption duo]
Incubus Mnemonics [Field rec ambient experiment]
Compilation of Intimacies [Serbian sound art curated by Ivan Čkonjević]
Gleam Archives [Electro-acoustic release with Marko Paunović]
27 Miniatures [Sound art installation]
Score for Nissei Theatre [Pheobe Riley Law's 'veer' project encompassing installation, site specific work, photography, text based pieces and the graphic score 'score for Nissei Theatre', with Jez Riley French, Catherine Kontz, Embla Quickbeam & Philip Thomas]
All Naked [Compilation of my applied sound related works]
Super Silent Mice in Space [Live from Improstor #76, with Marina Džukljev & Đorđe Marković]
Secret Conversations [Ristić / Džukljev duo]
Live at Cultural Center “Parobrod” [Ristić / Džukljev duo]
15 minutes, Violin Revealed [Live from the Resonate Festival 2015]
Tale of the Mirzana [improv fairytale, with Maja Radovanlija, Katarina Vukadinović & Ivana Grahovac]
Live at Spectrum East, velicon and violin [with Jasna Veličković]
Silence Fest [Live from the Festival of microtonal quietness, with Ivana Grahovac & Dušan Damnjanović]
Pelagian Voids [Live from the electro – acoustic performance with Marko Paunović)
7 Miniatures for Violin Solo [Violin Revealed exemplary audio]
7 Heavens [2 hours long radio installation]
Sonic Preachers [Public recording session, Eruption duo]
Eternity Revealed [Eruption Duo, 15 years]
Live at Turkish Bath [Eruption Duo]
Trekant [Eruption duo with Rastko Lazić]

LIST OF GRAPHIC SCORES
“Mondsüchtigkeit” for Strings & Tapes [4 movements graph scores for pre recorded tapes and violin or other string instrument]
Depression for Bass Clarinet [4 movements graph score for bass clarinet solo]
[[[ 333 ]]] Book I ~ 10 movements graph score, hand made book [for 1 to 4 string instruments; movements ~ Bricks of sound, The eclipse, Growth, Angels of TV static, The essence, Stalks of the Night, 11 Sounds, Frozen Lake, The Universe, The World]
Halcyon Dreams, 5 movements graph score conceptualized from VR notation system, by visual artist Nevena Vasiljević [movements ~ The Red Moon for violin solo; Astral love for violin & cello; Ancestors for violin, viola & cello; The Temple of Body for 9 violins, 9 violas & 9 cellos; We see you for string sextet]
Orbitus ~ graph score for cello solo
Orbitus ~ graph score for violin solo
The Joy of Jahus ~ photo score for violin & electronics
The Rain ~ graph score for violin with electronic delay
Waters Beneath ~ graphic score for string ensemble
Coiluncoil ~ graph score for violin solo
Solaris B ~ graph score for string ensemble
Birdson ~ graph score for 2 ensembles
Acid City ~ graph score for string ensemble
Potemkin villages ~ graph score for string ensemble & Serge modular synth
Emptiness ~ graph score for string ensemble

SOUND FOR THEATER
1999 Some Alaska by Harold Pinter [Independent Production, Barutana, Belgrade]
2001 Judith by Howard Barker [Independent Production, Student Cultural Center, Belgrade]
2001 Nose by Nicolai Gogol [Amateur Theatre Krsmanac, Belgrade]
2006 Oktet ~ AV spectacle by Dorijan Kolundžija & Manja Ristić [Independent Production, City Council for Culture commission for the celebration of Nikola Tesla’s 150th birth anniversary, Kalemegdan Fortress, Belgrade]
2008 Red Coats by David James Duncan [Independent Production, City Library, Belgrade]
2009 Mnemosyne The Theatre of Memories by Sonja Leboš & Manja Ristić [Independent Production, Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade & Cultural Center “Vuk”, Belgrade]
2012 Mansion Beckett, Contemporary Theater play based on 4 mono dramas by Samuel Beckett [“Parobrod” Theater, Belgrade]
2013 The Oxygen by Ivan Viripaev, contemporary theater play [Independent Production, Youth Cultural Center, Belgrade]

MEMBERSHIPS
Association of Multimedia Artists “Auropolis”
Association Independent Cultural Scene of Serbia [NKSS]
National Association of Music Performers of Serbia [UMUS]
Association for Interdisciplinary and Intercultural research, Croatia [UIII]
European String Teachers Association [ESTA]
Gray Area Contemporary Arts Space Korčula, Croatia
NojArt Collective, Croatia

COMPUTER SKILS
Editing & Live sound software advanced level, Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator basic skills, Microsoft Office

LANGUAGES
English, excellent