Irena Jukić-Pranjić

irena_jukic_pranjicIrena Jukic Pranjic 27*1973 in Bjelovar/Croatia. Studied at the Art Academy and Zagreb University (Art History). Teacher and mem­ber of the Croatian Society for Visual Arts. As a preschooler she was fas­ci­nated by the Tom & Jerry comic strip. In her comics, the sto­ries often present stereo­typ­i­cal char­ac­ters, yet take new, unex­pected twists. She illus­trates children’s mag­a­zines. In 2010 she edited the dis­tin­guished anthol­ogy Ženski strip na Balkanu (Balkan Women in Comics). She lives in Bjelovar.