Jasna Bogdanovska is a photographer, educator, avid traveler and explorer of different cultures.
She received both her Master of Fine Arts Degree in Fine Art Photography and her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Photographic Illustration from Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York.
In her personal artwork she explores issues of identity, migration, culture, mythology, gender, nostalgia and belonging using various media such as photography, installation and video. She exhibits her work internationally in solo as well as group exhibitions.
As an educator, Jasna has given lectures at various conferences, workshops and universities. She is a tenured Assistant Professor of photography at Monroe Community College and is the EYP President at the George Eastman Museum - the International Museum of Photography and Film.
As an Art Director and Photographer, Jasna has worked on advertising campaigns both in the US and Europe. Her client list includes Dr. Scholl, T-Mobile and Dove.
Most recently, Jasna was Artist in Residence at the Gullkistan, Center for Creativity in Iceland. She is the recipient of 2015 Silver ADDY (American Advertising award) and was awarded the 2015-2016 SUNY Chancellor’s Grant for Innovative Study Abroad Programs.