Lea Culetto uses embroidery, assemblage and mixed media to create objects and installations that challenge notions of femininity and feminism through the prisms of fashion, the gaze and the body.
In 2019, she completed a postgraduate study of painting at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design of the University of Ljubljana (UL ALUO) with a master’s thesis “Too much, too little, never exactly right” and other tales about the female body.
She took part in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Slovenia and Europe.
She is currently a resident at the International Centre of Graphic Arts, Švicarija, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
2015 Recognition for special achievements awarded by the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana
2018 Award for special achievements awarded by the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana