Jan Žolnaj

Born in 1953 in Kovačica.
He completed his primary education in Kovačica, and then graduated from a technical high school for traffic in Titograd (today Podgorica, Montenegro).  Before he retired, he was a military officer.
Slovak tradition, folklore and customs are presented with a keen sense of colors with a clearly recognizable illustration of trees, grass and plants as well as a specific way of painting architecture.He produces drawings and oil on canvas. He paints genre motif, panoramas and landscapes and in this manner illustrates his sensitivity.
He became a member of the Gallery of Naïve Art in 2008.he lives and works in Kovačica.

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