Jana is the founder and director of The International Animation Festival Fest Anča based at Stanica Žilina-Záriečie – a unique cultural node. Fest Anča is the only festival focused on animation for adults in Slovakia. Jana studied Cultural Studies at Faculty of Philosophy, Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia. Since 1996 she had worked as a graphic designer for advertising comapenies. In 2000 she has founded KUSKUS, Ltd. company focused on graphic design. Jana created designs for many poetry books and drama publishing houses: Ars poetica, Drewo a Srd and The Theatre Institute. She worked with Slovak documentary photographer Jozef Ondzik on his photography books. She also works for Austrian Cultural Forum and Italian Cultural Institute. Jana is also the co-founder of foajé – new space for community culture at the only boulevard of Bratislava.
Topic of presentation: Data visualizations and animation
Organization: International Animation Festival Fest Anča