Mirna Krešić was born in 1958 in Zagreb, Croatia. After school, she enters the Academy of Fine Arts
in Zagreb and gains in 1981 her degree of graphical art. From 1981 to 1983, Mirna Krešić attends post-graduate course at Krsto Hegedusic art workshop in Zagreb.
In 1984, she is granted by the French government a scholarship that allows her to study further on at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.
Mirna Krešić now lives and works in Paris.