The author was born in Pancevo in 1952. He graduated at the academy of fine arts in Zagreb in 1977. He completed postgraduate studies at the Yugoslav academy of science and arts in 1979. In 1988/89. Zvonimir Santrac was in the States to postgraduate at Columbia University, New York. Since 1985 he has been living in Vrsac.
Selected independent exhibitions:
Gallery Nova, Zagreb, 1980.
Museum of Modern Arts, Beograd, 1981.
Gallery Nova, Zagreb, 1982.
The Balkan Train (of Destiny) Railway station, Vrsac, 1996.
The Balkan Train (of Destiny) Railway station, Novi Sad, 1996.
The Balkan Train (of Destiny) Railway station, Beograd, 1996.
Selected group exhibitions:
10. salon of young artists, Art pavilion, Zagreb, 1978.
10. Biennial of young Yugoslavian artist, Gallery of Modern Art, Rijeka., 1979.
New phenomenons in Croatian painting, Gallery Nova, Zagreb, 1980.
White Angel, colony Prijepolje, 1981.
Innovations in Croatian art in seventies, Gallery of Contemporary Arts, Zagreb, 1982.
Modern Arts Gallery, Mainz, Germany, 1983.
New paintings in Vojvodina, Gallery R. Klipanov, Novi Sad, 1984.
30 years of Gallery of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, 1986.
Contemporary Acts in Yugoslavian Creativity. Modern Arts Gallery, Zrenjanin, 1988.
Town Museum, Vrsac, 1993.
Konkordia, Vrsac, 1994.
Contemporary Activities in Yugoslavian Creativity Petrovaradin, Novi Sad, 1994.
Contemporary Activities in Yugoslavian Creativity Town Museum, Pancevo, 1996.
Town Museum, Vrsac, 1996.
Balkan meetings, Novi Sad, 1996.
Cveta Zuzoric Gallery, Beograd, 1997.
Progressed forms, Konkordia, Vrsac, 1998.
October Salon, Pancevo, 1998.
October Salon, Beograd, 1998.
20 th Memorial of Nadezda Petrovic, Cacak, 1998.
Energy, Museum of Modern Art by Andy Warhol, Czech, Medzilaborc, 1998.
Critical Chose, Beograd, 1999.
Exposition of Down-Danube Teritories, Novi Sad, 1999.
Balkan Art '99, Novi Sad, 1999.
30 Years Existence of 'Paja Jovanovic' club, Centre of Modern Culture, Konkordia, Vrsac, 1999.
The youth salon awards, Zagreb, 1978.
The city of Zagreb awards, 1979.
Federal Award Seven secretaries of SKOJ, Zagreb, 1980.
Federal Award Mosa Pijade, Beograd, 1981.
Modern arts Gallery award Zrenjanin, 1987.
Federal Award 20 th Memorial by N. P., Cacak, 1998.
39 th Federal Award of October Salon Beograd, 1998.
Award for the International Exposition of Drafting's and Projects, Gallery Golden Eye, Novi Sad, 1998.
1 st Award by the 40 th October Salon, Beograd, 1999.
21 st Memorial Award by N. P., Cacak, 1999.