Ms. Dragana Crnjak

Associate Professor

Dragana Crnjak, professor of Art
Dragana Crnjak, Bosnian born, is an artist whose practice is based on methodologies of drawing and painting.  Her work explores cognitive processes of perception in relation to memory, body and space.  She received her master’s degree in painting and printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University.  She is a recipient of Individual Excellence Awards in visual arts from the Ohio Arts Council in 2008, 2011 and 2015 and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Professional Fellowship in 2004.  Crnjak has exhibited internationally, nationally and regionally and her work is included in numerous private and public collections.  She is Associate Professor of Art at Youngstown State University, Ohio, teaching painting and drawing.