Vinka Gašparuš graduated from Academy of Applied Arts, Rijeka, Croatia in painting and new media, and graduation thesis on "The mind openness toward violence in the media." She gained a master's degree.
With continuous activity in various areas of artistic expression (painting, graphic design, illustration, set design, new media) she is also continuously working on non-formal education. The main fields of interests are mass media, feminism, gender equality, human rights etc.
Vinka exhibited her paintings in Croatia and abroad in solo and group exhibitions. She is a member of HDLU (Croatian association of artists). She also participated in international residencies such as Glo'Art in Belgium.
2016 - present
Set Designer at Skills Division
2014 - 2017
Lecturer at Teacher Education University, Zagreb
2013 - 2015
methodology of visual culture 1 & 2
Art teacher, PS Davorin Trstenjak, Zagreb
2012 - present
“ Media and youth - how to recognize and protect yourself from the bad influences of the mass media”
Brochures for Blue Phone association: "By recognizing the violence to security ";“How to choose quality life instead addictions”; “School for youth”
Flyers, badges for Woman's room association
Design of business cards, flyers, menus etc for caffe pizzeria Laganini
Cooperation with the acting troupe "Malik", Rijeka
Creating and developing scenography, props and posters for Children's Play "Ant and Cricket"
Creating and developing scenography and props for play "Psyche"
Cooperation with the rock group "Let 3" Project management of design and imaging equipment and scenography for concerts
Academy of Applied Arts University of Rijeka
2006 - 2011
Painting and art education
Master of Art and Art Pedagogy, mag. art.
(diploma thesis :”Openness of mind toward violence of the mass media”)
School of applied art and design, Zagreb
2002 - 2006