Irena Cakirpaloglu

Irena Cakirpaloglu

Irena was born in 1979 in Skopje, Macedonia. A painter and textile artist, she studied at high school in Skopje and Olomouc (1994 – 1998). Art Education: Department of the Pedagogical Faculty in Olomouc, field of study: art education – pedagogy for teachers of secondary and primary art schools (1998-2003, gained master degree). Department of Anthropology of the Pedagogical Faculty of Palacky University in Olomouc, Doctor’s degree studies in Cultural anthropology (2003 -2007, gained PhD degree).

She has exhibited collectively since 1998 (Czech Republic, Austria, Germany, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia) and in solo shows since 2003 (Czech Republic).

Member of the Union of Visual artists of Olomouc region since 2003.

Represented in numerous public and private collections.