Born in Belgrade in 1979. She graduated from the Belgrade Music Academy as a violinist and then gained her postgraduate diploma at the Royal College of Music in London, working with professor Dona Lee Croft. As a solo and chamber musician Manja has performed in concert venues all throughout the UK, France, Germany, Austria, Holland, Belgium, Denmark, Italy, Hungary, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro and all over Serbia. Apart from being a professional violin player she is a multimedia artist, cultural activist, radio host, contemporary music producer and a published poet (“The Book of Silence”, DEVE, Belgrade 2008). In 2004 she was founder of the Association of Multimedia Artists AUROPOLIS (auropolis.org) in Belgrade, which produces a wide range of multimedia projects, performances and workshops. Manja is an author of numerous compositions and audio works implemented in theater, radio and movie productions, interdisciplinary research projects and experimental as well as conceptual performing arts projects. Also, she is an author of 11 9 Web Streaming Poetry, anthology of contemporary poetry in 45 languages as well as an author of supernovapoetry.net web portal. She is a project manager of New Radio Belgrade (nrbg.rs), newly established web based radio station dedicated to youth activism and urban culture. She works and lives in Belgrade, Serbia.