Born in 1983 in Lund, Sweden from Serbian decent. After finishing high school in Sweden, Aki decided to move to Barcelona and explore her talents at a contemporary art workshop. In 2003 she moved to Amsterdam to study at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie of Art and Design. During her studies she traveled back and forth from Amsterdam, Barcelona, Italy and Sweden and in 2007 Aki graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie and received her Bachelor of Fine Arts. After graduation she continued traveling to New York, Italy and Spain working and developing her skills as a freelancing artist. In 2009 she moved back to Malmo where she grew up and launched her own company/brand/name called Aki Zum.
For the last three years Aki have spent most of her time developing a certain style that is now known as Aki Zum.