Jagoda Lessel, born in Serbia, studied Philosophy at the University in Serbia. She lives and works in Vienna, In Vienna she graduated from the Academy for Physiotherapy.
Her Artistic Profession began in the 1990’s. She started working with Professors Anton Lehmden, Daniel Fischer and Awad Krayem. She attended Inernational Summer Akademys and Art Symposiums.
The real theme which has always occupied the Artist were people. People leave impressions which become alive through color and form. Her paintings try to show on one hand energy, vitality, happiness, satisfaction and on the other pain, grief and death. In her paintings one sees the direct connection to her profession as a Physical Therapist.
Her exhibitions in Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, France, Turkey, Czech, Germany, Italy and Serbia have brought her paintings closer to a large public.
Jagoda Lessel is a member of the „Professional association for painters in Austria“,
(Monastery Klosterneuburg / Nominated Work of Art of the St. Leopold-Peace Award 2008)
She also participated in the „Dorotheum-Caritas benifit auction“, 2006
the Artist competition in Baden- „Art and Medicine“2000
and designed a CD cover for the Philharmonic Orchester, Satu Mare, Romania 1999