Bojana Vuksanović  BArch[Hons] DipArch RIBA

Royal Institute of British Architects - Chartered Member
ULUPUH - Architecture - Member

Bojana Vuksanović graduated architecture from Edinburgh College of Art in 2003 and did a postgraduate diploma study at Escola Tècnica Superior d’Arquitectura de Barcelona in 2005. Previous to that, she studied architectural engineering in London. She is especially interested in intelligence and beauty of structures derived by Nature and new modes of architectural thinking that focuses on utilizing these processes in design. Currently, she lives in island Cres, Croatia working as a freelance architect and designer. Previously she worked for Daniel Libeskind,Berlin, JM Architect, Edinburgh, Reiach and Hall Architects, Edinburgh. Free-lanced for Cloud-9, Barcelona, Media-Tic project, Underground City XXI Labin, Croatia, Icosis Architects, Edinburgh, Zeroarchitecture, Italy, simultaniously evolving /nCodon platform.

She is a chartered member of Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and ULUPUH Croatia (architecture).

Professional / working

project: Design of external space for private client, Island Cres, Croatia
project: Interior design for an apartment/  for private client, Cres, Croatia

project: “Dock Culture” – a public initiative and a project for the protection of Austro-Hungarian* built Cres Floating Dock,  the last remaining object of this typology from Austro-Hungarian navy in the world, and its conversion into an industrial “living museum” - a new city’s platform for culture, creative industries and tourism. (ongoing project) (2016. -2018.)

December 2011. – March 2013.  
project: “Undeground City XXI” Labin - a project of conversion of Istrian coal mines and transformation into a visitor centre, Labin, Istria, Croatia/ design drawing and urban planning/ and development of the area of Labin and the Region of Istria/

August. 2005. - June. 2006. 
office: JM Architects, Edinburgh, UK,
projects: Stirling, Middlefield, Kaimhill  schools, conceptual design, working drawings, visualizations,

June 2001. – September 2002. 
Studio Daniel Libeskind, Berlin, Germany
projects: LA County Museum of Art, USA, Fez Brünnen, Switzerland, conceptual design, working drawings,

2000 – 2003.  Part-time
Reiach and Hall Architects, Edinburgh, UK,
projects: The Haymarket commercial redevelopment, the Pier Gallery, drawings

institution: City of Cres
project: 'Pier Cres'' –''Cresanka”, Croatia – The City of Cres in Croatia in association with the European Union is developing a new access to the sea from its main seafront promenade. The main purpose is to allow disabled people a safe way down to the water. collaboration with Pierre Forissier.

office: e-Cloud 9 studio, Barcelona, Spain
project: MediaTIK, digital media/office/exhibition building ,  animation/digital presentation/photorealistic visualization

Set Design, Theater Mala Scena, Sarajevo/ Charles Bukowski  “Fuck Machine”
design of scenography, shown: 4.03. 2009. Theater - Scena Obala, Sarajevo

office: Icosis Architects, Edinburgh, UK
project: Montessori School, Edinburgh, digital models/visualization

office: Zeroarchitecture Studio, Italy
project: San Cristoforo, kindergarten, conceptual design/3d/visualization, x, collaboration project, Catania


2009 Proposal for The New Bridge in front of the Academy of Fine Arts, Special Jury Commendation, Exhibition Collegium Artisticum, Sarajevo, competition

2008 Proposal for the New Academy of Performing Arts, competition, Sarajevo, Special Jury Commendation, Exhibition/ Collegium Artisticum

2007 ''Kilder Obsevatory'' competition/ collaboration with Nicolom Van Waegening

''Rainbow pavilion'' konceptualno rješenje za ''folly'' objekt/ natječaj za Rotterdam Biennale izložbu u industrijskoj luci Rotterdam. kolaboracija sa Nicola Van Waegening

2006. A concept for a library for 21st century, Cork/ competition/ collaboration with Nicola Van Waegening


2003 – 2005
Diploma in Architecture, Postgraduate, Edinburgh College of Art , exchange with Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectur[ae], de Barcelona Spain

1998 – 2003
BArch Architecture Degree (with Honours) Edinburgh College of Art, UK

1996 – 1997 
Mathematics, Physics, Art, A-Levels, Stevenson College, Edinburgh UK

1993 – 1996
Architectural Engineering, Westminster University, London, UK

1987 – 1992
First Gymnasium, Classical Gymnasium High School , Sarajevo, Former Yugoslavia

Awards and Educational Grants

Special Jury Commendation, Proposal for the new Academy of Performing Arts, Sarajevo

Special Jury Commendation , Proposal for the new Bridge, the Academy of Fine Arts, Sarajevo

RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) Educational Award

Best Portfolio, Andrew Grant Award


HDD/ Croatian Designers Association, “Dock Culture” Zagreb 12. - 21. 07. 2017. Solo Exhibition

“Dock Culture”  Undeground City XXI/ Gallery Lamparna, Labin, 09. - 15. 12. 2016.

''Dock Culture'' Gallery HUIU – Croatian association of interdisciplinary artists/ Pula, 28.06.- 5.07. 2017. Solo Exhibition

Days of Architecture of Istria – Regional conditions 24.11-23.12. 2016. Pula , Croatia

Proposal for the New Academy of Performing ArtsGallery Collegium Artisticum, 01. - 09. 02. 2008. Sarajevo

Proposal for The New Bridge in front of the Academy of Fine Arts,
05. - 22. 11. 2008. Gallerija Collegium Artisticum, Sarajevo


English, Spanish, Serbo-Croatian


3D Studio Max, V-ray, AutoCAD, VectorWorks, Adobe Photoshop, SketchUp, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign