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”Progressiveness tying up the loose ends”
BOKIKI is a digital art collaboration of Irena Vujanovic, (painter) and Bojan Jovanovic ( visual artist) based in Evanston/Chicago.
The artistic project began in 1993 when two artist Irena Vujanovic and
Bojan Jovanovic met by coincidence in Rio de Janeiro where Bojan was
studying Visual Arts. Both of the artists come from the same city of
Belgrade and left at the same time following the breakup of Yugoslavia; Irena moved to Chicago, while Bojan left for Brazil and later moved to New York. While Irena’s career was at the University connected with science and art simultaneously, Bojan, on the other hand, became involved with international caricature connected with the New York Times. By an accident or perhaps fate two of them got reunited in Chicago of 2015, and soon after “Bokiki Art” was born