Maja (pronounced like “Maya”) was born in the former Yugoslavia and lived most of her life in Serbia. She received formal training at the Academy of Arts and Conservation in Belgrade, and has worked on a number of pieces from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries. In 2012, she moved to the United States and is currently a freelance artist. The following works are from her Spacescapes collection, which examines the beauty of the universe including nebulae, galaxies, star clusters, and other astronomical phenomena. Her work was exhibited at galleries in Metuchen NJ, New Hope PA, and Princeton NJ.