Petra Kunst was born in 1971 in Zagreb, where she finished the Center for Education in Culture and studied English language and literature at the Faculty of Philosophy and Marketing at the Faculty of Economics in Zagreb.
She writes poetry and short proze and translates from English and Slovenian. During her professional carrier she worked for twenty years in international environments, with the last ten as project manager. From 2014 she acts as funding consulant for cultural projects, mainly in audiovisual sector and music, and education of adults. She currently leads two private education project for adults in Zagreb to which she is a creator and co-author. She lives and works in Zagreb with her children.
For the »necropolis-project« she acts as the Croatian coordinator and takes care for public relations.