Elena Trencheva (b.1980, Skopje, Macedonia) graduated from the Department of Art History and Archaeology at the University St. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. In 2012 Elena completed an MA in Art History. She was coordinator of the project “Curatorial Translation“, organized by the Center for Visual and Cultural Research, Euro-Balkan Institute for Social Sciences and Humanities Research in Skopje (2007). She also co-curated “Art Dialogues“ annual exhibitions, organized by “Smart Media“, and is an author of several articles reflecting on contemporary art. Since 2011 Elena is a member of the Center for Visual Studies in Skopje. She participated at The Third Visual Culture in Europe Meeting, in Trondheim (2012). Elena gave a lecture about Women Artists in Macedonia at Jagiellonian University, Institute of Slavonic Studies (2011, 2013).