Primary Department
School of Communications
Academic Staff
Work Area/Key Responsibilities
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus
Room Number
GLA: C177

Academic biography

Dragana Jurišić's  is an award winning artist with an international reputation. Her project, My Own Unknown, has been exhibited globally including Gallery of Photography, Dublin (2018); Centre Culturel Irlandaise, Paris (2017); Rawson Projects Gallery, New York (2016); and Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka (2016). Jurišić’s photobook and series, YU: The Lost Country, is world renowned and has been exhibited at Noorderlicht Photogallery, Groningen (2018); Organ Vida Festival, Zagreb (2017); RHA Gallery, Dublin (2014); and originally at Belfast Exposed (2013). She is in many collections including National Gallery Ireland, Trinity College, Dublin City Council. Her major work 100 Muses (2015) is in the public collection of the Arts Council of Ireland. In 2019, Jurišić completed the IMMA 1000 residency, and is nominated for the Zurich Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland for her portrait of poet Paula Meehan, from their collaborative book Museum, commissioned by Dublin City Council. Jurišić is an Assistant Professor DCU since August 2019 . She is also Visiting Fellow at the University of South Wales (2018-2021) and an International Mentor at the MA in Photography - PhotographyStudies College, Melbourne, Australia.