top of page
ivana portret bojana.jpg

Ivana Papić is a storyteller and plant enhusiast born in 1987 in Split Croatia. Using photography, drawings, biographical interviews, sound and objects she builds layered installations designed to encourage audience interaction. Through her practice she explores the contemporary meaning of the concepts of migration, identity and belonging.


From the Fine Arts Academy of the University of Split she holds MA in conservation and restoration. In 2022, she graduated (postgraduate MA) at the Institute for Art in Context at the Universität der Künste Berlin, where she worked on several participatory, artistic-research and educational projects. She is a member of HULU - Croatian association of visual artists, Cine Club Split, WerkStadt - Kulturverein Berlin e.V. and bbk e.V. - professional association of visual artists of Berlin.

Solo Exhibitions



Glas divljeg oraha / The voice of the wild walnut; Salon Galić,  Split, Croatia

U dubokom zelenilu / In the deep greenery; Cine Club Split, Croatia


Zov divljeg oraha / Call of the Wild Walnut; Dom omladine Beograda Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia


Berlin, the promised city - A report from a call center ; MKC gallery, Multimedia Culture Centre, Split, Croatia


Berlin, the promised city - A report from a call centerJedinstvo hall Pogon,  Zagreb, Croatia

Group Exhibitions 






KrisenFEST; Group Global 3000 Gallery, Berlin, Germany   

25 Grad; KühlhausBerlin, Berlin, Germany   

Sensing the city - Sense of the city; Zwitschermaschine Gallery, Berlin, Germany

48 Stunden Neukölln Festival "Luft"Kunstsatellit Der WerkStadt E.V., Berlin, Germany

48 Stunden Neukölln Festival "BOOM"; Kunstsatellit Der WerkStadt E.V., Berlin, Germany

Artistic residencies /research texts


Artist residency iSachaqa Centro De Arte in the Amazon jungle, San Roque De Cumbaza, Peru


O istraživanju za projekt “Berlin obećani grad — izvještaj iz call centra”

Online reader "Kad jednom odeš, zauvijek si stranac" , NGO Mavena, Split 2020, p. 8-18

Selected workshops/trainings


Cinematography and Directing Workshop with Fred Kelemen "Mind the image" / Cine Club Split, Croatia


Participatory art conference "They: Live" / Udk Berlin, Germany 

I'm always happy to discuss new projects and collaborations.  Contact me.


bottom of page