The Children’s Arts Festival (FEDU) recently celebrated its latest awards ceremony, and one of the most significant honors was bestowed upon the renowned author Olivera Olja Jelkić. This exceptional author was awarded the prestigious “Aidin Maslačak” award for her outstanding contribution to children’s art.
The “Aidin Maslačak” award is presented to individuals whose contributions to children’s art are exceptionally valuable and inspiring. Olivera Olja Jelkić, through her work, has demonstrated that art can be educational, entertaining, and deeply inspiring for young readers. Her creativity has succeeded in conveying complex concepts in a simple and accessible manner, making the subjects she addresses appealing and interesting to children.
During the FEDU festival awards ceremony, Olivera Olja Jelkić expressed her gratitude for this recognition and stated: “Art has the power to shape our perception of the world, and I strive to channel that influence towards young minds, helping them develop a love for learning. I am grateful to the FEDU festival for this wonderful award, which inspires me to continue working in this direction.”
The “Aidin Maslačak” award for Olivera Olja Jelkić not only acknowledges her current success but also underscores the importance of art in the education and development of children. Her work will continue to inspire generations of young readers and assist them in cultivating a love for art and learning.