Portrait photography by Irena Mila
Irena Mila was born in Skopje. After graduating from secondary medical school, she continued her education at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics (Institute of Biology); at the moment, she’s finishing her ecology conservation master studies in Sweden.
Her first solo exhibition, “Capsula de cultura”, took place in April 2010 at ”Youth House” in Shtip as part of the “RUN” festival, and the second one, “Milestones and Memories”, in December 2010 in New Delhi; her exhibition “She” was presented in Belgrade, Kavadarci and Gevgelija; in 2012 in Cologne she exhibited photographs in connection with the poems of Nikola Madzirov and accompanied by the music of Zoran Madzirov. She has participated in several group exhibitions: at Foto Salon Kumanovo 2010 she won the first prize in LIFE Photography, at an exhibition organized by F7 she won a silver Fiap medal, and she took part in a group exhibition by women photographers from Macedonia organized by Skopje Cultural Summer.