Patricija was born in 1997 and studied at the Conservatory for Music and Ballet in Ljubljana. She is now in her second year of studies at the University of Arts in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Patricija has been dancing for nearly 13 years in different studios and different styles but her main areas are contemporary and jazz.
Patricija has previously danced in co-productions of Ljubljana’s Opera House and has also worked in with the Slovenian Youth Ballet. Since 2006 she has competed in the International Dance Organisation (IDO) as well as national, European and world championships in jazz, modern and show dance.
In 2013 Patricija represented Slovenia in Eurovision Young Dancers and over the years she has won numerous awards including world champion titles for solo show dances and jazz solos in 2014. Last year Patricija filmed a music video for the band New Order.
Watch Patricija's performance in Eurovision Young Dancers 2013 below:
At Eurovision Young Dancers 2017 Patricija will perform a contemporary piece that she choreographed herself called Disintegration. The accompanying music is Within the Orderly Life composed by Sylvain Chauveau.