Jovan Matić was born in 1996 in Belgrade. He earned both his bachelor’s and the master’s degree at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade, the Ceramics Department (2014-2020). Since 2016 he has been actively exhibiting at many solo and group exhibitions in the country and abroad. He was the finalist of Private Values 2 held at the residence of the Swiss Ambassador in Belgrade. He participated in the University of Arts Summer School – ArtQuake, Kotor, Montenegro (2019), Marble and Sounds – World of Ceramics art show and
Ceramics World Symposium in Aranđelovac (2020). He has taken part in numerous other events. In 2020 he was accepted as post- doctoral fellow at the Ishoken Institute in Japan. Since 2021 he has been part of the Canon Foundation Research Fellowship. His works can be found in several private collections in the country and overseas. He is currently living and working in Tajimi, Japan.