|Živa Kraus photographed by Paolo Monti in Venice, 1981|
4 October 1945 |
Zagreb, SFR Yugoslavia, (now Croatia)
|Alma mater||University of Zagreb|
Živa Kraus (born 4 October 1945 in Zagreb, former SFRY, now Croatia) is a prominent Croatian painter.
Education and later years
She studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts Zagreb, where she organized her first solo exhibition. In the 1970 Kraus was the assistant to Peggy Guggenheim. Kraus is the owner of the Ikona gallery in Venezia, where she came in 1971. She currently resides in Venezia.
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