Born in 1986, Zuzana Kultánová studied Czech language and literature. After finishing her studies she worked as a project manager in marketing and wrote literary criticism for various literary magazines and journals. Currently, she is on maternity leave and is taking care of her two children. For her debut novel, Augustin Zimmermann, she received the Jiří Orten Award for authors under the age of 30 in 2016. In the following year she was nominated for the literary prize Magnesia Litera Dilia in the Discovery of the Year category.
Currently she is working as a freelance editor and writing her second book. Zuzana Kultánová lives in Prague.