Matea Pasaric is an artist born and raised in Croatia. After building her career as an Artist and Costume Designer in Croatia, Matea relocated to Vancouver, Canada in 2014. where she continues to work on creative projects.
Matea has earned an MA in Applied arts at the Academy of Applied Arts in Rijeka, Croatia and her MA in Costume. Design at the University of Textile Technology in Zagreb, Croatia.
She exhibited Site Specific Installations, Prints, Video Performances and Performances extensively in galleries in Europe and Japan.
Her background as a performer in Contemporary Dance has helped her understand the requirements of the performers body as well as other needs of the performer and production.
During her University education and immediately after completing her studies she worked on various Theatre, Commercial and Film production projects.
She has worked in the capacity of Costume Designer, Assistant Costume Designer, Costume Buyer, Costumer and Set Designer in Theatre, Video, Commercials, Film and Television.
Matea has worked with a range of directors and producers including SB Edwards, Jasmila Zbanic, Monika Mitchell, Steve Parker, Steven R.Monroe, Jem Garrard. Jamie Goehring, Kevin Leslie and Ingo Lou. She has worked on projects featuring actors such as Andrew Dunbar, Aadila Dosani, Jacky Lai, Glynis Davies, Jewel Staite, Charlie Carrick, Kirsten Zien, Ariane Labed and Franco Nero.
Matea's passion for innovation along with constant enthusiasm and drive for her work has helped her in creating a unique, authentic and imaginative body of work.