Photo: Katharina Maria Zimmermann

Photo: Katharina Maria Zimmermann



Jelena is an independent artist and illustrator based in Austria. Her work is informed by a combination of theoretical and visual research from fields such as physics, music, movement and nature. Her creative approach bridges a practice between drawing from observation and conceptual imagination. 

Currently Jelena lives and works in Graz, Austria. She received a MA (Master of Arts) with first class honors with distinction in Illustration and Visual Media from the London College of Communication, UK and a MSc (Master of Science) with distinction in Architecture from the Technical University in Graz, Austria. Jelena works with a wide range of clients worldwide, focusing on art and mural commissions, branding and typography. 



"The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science."

Albert Einstein, The World As I See It




The world as seen through my eyes is a place of moving structures, patterns and details where everything connects and disconnects. I feel most happy and authentic when I am able to reach a balance between narrative and abstract, between awareness and wonderment. The name OF ATOMS & LINES derives from my interest in movement and its connection to space and time - an ongoing exploration of how motion affects matter and vice versa.


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ECHOES MAG | 2018 Exlusive Interview

MAKER'S MOVEMENT | 2018 Issue 6: Movement - Featured Artist (California, USA)

GOODTYPE: THE ART OF LETTERING | 2018 Rizzoli - Featured Artist (Texas, USA)

LADIES, WINE & DESIGN | 2017 Guest Speaker (Graz, AUT)

WILD MINDS THINK ALIKE | 2017 Interviev with Wild-Minded studio (London/UK - Sydney/AU) 

DRAWN VOL.1 - The Best Illustrators Worldwide | 2017 Book publication by Crooks Creative (Melbourne, AU) 



DESIGN MONAT | 2018 Interactive exhibition "come to line", Graz - AT

FOOUND - GENEVA | 2017 Solo show "line by line", Geneva - CH

MICRO GALLERIES | 2016 Short film "the beauty of lines", Graz - AT