Sanja Bjelanovic Jankovic was born in Sarajevo, where she graduated from the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Sarajevo.
She continued her studies at the graduate level at the University of Belgrade’s Faculty of Architecture, specializing in the protection and restoration of architectural heritage.
With eight years of work experience, in 2000 Jankovic founded the workshop “Sanjaj”, producing specialty painted furniture.
She held a solo exhibition at the Belgrade Cultural Centre in 2001, and has also exhibited at the Belgrade International Fair of Furniture, Equipment and Interior Decoration in 2001 and 2002.
In her rich collection Jankovic has many examples of one-of-a-kind furniture, handcrafted children’s rooms, kitchen cabinets, chests, tables, benches, custom made and painted for customers at home and abroad.