Teja Tegelj studied Art Pedagogy at the Faculty of Education in Ljubljana and completed her study in 2006 with the master’s thesis The role of body and multisensory integration in art education. She is currently an MA student of painting at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design. Painting and drawing are the central fields of her creative expression. In addition to seeking new approaches to these two media she also fervently explores the concept of embodied cognition. She is a member of the Slovenian Association of Fine Arts Societies.