February 22 — March 29, 2014
Like Little Miracles They Shimmered
Maja Ruznic was born in Bosnia & Herzegovina in 1983. She studied Psychology and Art at UC Berkeley and received her MFA from the California College of the Arts in 2009. Ruznic came to the United States as a refugee in 1992 and currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA. Ruznic’s paintings, drawings and performances explore memory and how it shapes our understanding of reality. Ruznic has exhibited nationally as well as internationally and has shown her work at Art Transpoder (Berlin), Jack Fischer Gallery (San Francisco), Trailer Park Proyects (Puerto Rico), Michael Rosenthal Gallery (San Francisco). Her painting "The Mother of All Evil" was featured on the cover of New American Paintings in 2011 (Pacific Coast Section, Number 97).