Ksenija Lea Kostic-Pecaric was born in former Yugoslavia and grew up in an artistic family. She received her art education in Belgrade, Prague and Krakow. She graduated from School of Design in Belgrade in 1992 and then spent semester in Prague at School of Graphic Design. In 2003 she received her Masters in Fine Art and Art Education from Art Institute at Pedagogical University of Krakow in Poland. She holds NJ Standard Certification for Art Education and is a member of Society of American Graphic Artists, National Association of Women Artist, Printmaking Center of NJ and Manhattan Graphic Center. Her work is extensively exhibited nationally and internationally and her work is in private collections in USA, Europe and Australia. She presently lives and works in New Jersey.