Nevena is an artist from Serbia, recent graduate from the Scenic Design MFA program at the University of Tennessee - Knoxville. She had previously earned an MA in Theatre and Film Scenography at the Academy of Applied Arts in Belgrade, Serbia.
Since the beginning of her career, she has been simultaneously working on theatre, film and TV productions. She designed, co-designed or assisted on three feature films, over thirty student films and TV projects and more than thirty professional and student theatre productions.
She was awarded first prize in the Graduate Scenic Design Competition and Ready to Work Award at SETC 2017. She had also exhibited her work in Young Designers’ Forum at USITT 2017 and will be showcasing her work at National Design Portfolio Review in New York City in late May 2017. She was Scenofest volunteer at PQ2011.