Art news from ‘Zagreb’

MSU, Zagreb: William Anthony – Perfect Imperfections

NO Gallery, 24 July – 26 August 2014 William Anthony – Perfect Imperfections Very few artists take advantage of mistakes in the drawing technique as the starting point for their entire work. This is precisely why the work of William Anthony, a New York-based artist of Croatian origin, is interesting and stimulating. How did it [...]

LAUBA, Zagreb: ŽIŽIĆ/KOŽUL – UNTITLED

ŽIŽIĆ/KOŽUL „UNTITLED“ // LAUBA – People and Art House, opening 14.6.2014. The artistic duo Žižić/Kožul are Damir Žižić and Kristian Kožul. Since 2013. they have worked on artistic research and projects, as well as collaborated with interdisciplinary experts. They have been exhibiting since 2014. Their first independent project titled 0,50  was exhibited in January 2014. [...]

Sound Art Incubator 2014

Monday 9th June – Thursday 12th June 2014 exhibition, performance, happening, presentations and artist talks | free entrance @ small & large hall of Pogon Jedinstvo | Trnjanski nasip bb | Zagreb | Croatia The second year of the Sound Art Incubator project will present new artworks by young Croatian authors exploring sound as their [...]

Mochvara Gallery: Lilytronica – sound performance w/ electronic embroidery

Mochvara Gallery presents Lilytronica – sound performance w/ electronic embroidery Afroditi Psarra (GR) Performance & artist talk: May 11th and 12th, 2014 | doors open: 20.00, start: 20:30 @ large hall of Pogon Jedinstvo | Trnjanski nasip bb, Zagreb | free entrance Soft, flexible, tactile fabric as a powerful, overwhelming and loud instrument? This is [...]

Artist talk – Žižić/Kožul, T-HT@MSU.HR

We invite you to artist talk with Damir Žižić and Kristian Kožul on the occasion of their participation and winning the third prize in the T-HT@MSU.HR exhibition. The artist talk will be held on Sunday, 27th April 2014 at 4 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb. The exhibition committee has invited three [...]

Mochvara Gallery: History of the Future

Mochvara Gallery presents MAJA SMREKAR (SI): History of the Future MULTIMEDIA INSTALLATION exhibition opening: Thursday, April, 10th, 2014, at 7pm  artist talk and in situ project presentation: Friday, April 11th, 2014, at 8pm  @ Pogon Jedinstvo  free entrance  April speculations on future at Mochvara Gallery are an introduction to SferaKon 2014 which is dedicated to [...]

LAUBA presents: Alem Korkut /About the Line // 31 January – 8 March 2014

Croatian Art Today is a series of solo exhibitions focusing on the swift presentation of contemporary Croatian artistic production. This format has become Lauba's trademark. After a number of successful exhibitions by various artists, including Zlatan Vehabović, Lovro Artuković, Ivana Franke, Kristian Kožul, Kristina Lenard, Bruno Pogačnik, Viktor Popović and Marko Tadić, the series will [...]

Lauba, Zagreb: The Cursed Crew

09. 01. 2014. – 24. 01. 2014 Lauba proudly presents The Cursed Crew, Zlatan Vehabović’s second solo exhibition, at the very address where his first solo exhibition, Sweeping Confetti from the Floor of the Concrete Hole, was set up two years ago. We must point out this was the exhibition that inaugurated a series of [...]

MSU, Zagreb: Richter’s View

09/26/2013 – 11/23/2013 Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb “… as its main task, the group considers directing the artistic activity towards a synthesis of all artistic directions; secondly, we want to give an experimental character to artistic work as such, as no progress in the creative approach to the visual arts can be imagined without [...]

VN Gallery: To Whom Does the World Belong?

Thursday 17th October, 7-9pm. Galerija VN, Ilica 163a, 10 000 Zagreb http://www.kgz.hr/default.aspx?id=47 Join us on Thursday 17th October at 7pm, for a conversation between a political and cultural theorist Gal Kirn and artist Margareta Kern, which will be followed by a general discussion. The conversation will reflect on and contextualise the current exhibition at Galerija [...]

MSU, Zagreb: Only posters

Boris Ljuičić Samo plakati / Only posters 12.07.2013 – 25.08.2013 MSU, NO Galerija Av. Dubrovnik 17, Zagreb Copyright 2010 MSU Zagreb www.msu.hr

Lauba Gallery, Zagreb: BOYS: IN SEARCH OF THE ABSOLUTE

Tomaž Pandur BOYS: IN SEARCH OF THE ABSOLUTE 6.06 – 1.09.2013 This June, Lauba will celebrate its second birthday. The celebration will be held in the same manner in which Lauba lives – as a place of fun, interaction and cooperation. It will host PANDUR.THEATERS and their projects combining performance and visual arts.

Marisall Gallery, Zagreb: PASSAGE TO INDIA

LEA POPINJAČ PASSAGE TO INDIA Opening reception: Thursday, June 13, 2013, 7 pm Indian rose bushes (Indian wedding, Swamiji house, Holi Festival), Triptych, 2012., Acrylic on canvas, 180X90cm www.marisall.com

Lauba House, Zagreb: TABULA RASA

Exhibition "Tabula rasa" in Gliptoteka HAZU 18/06-11/07 Gliptoteka HAZU Gliptoteka HAZU in collaboration with MSUI Pula and Split Art Gallery is holding an exhibition on the occasion of the ceremony of Croatian accession to the European Union titled Tabula rasa: Primary and

Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb: Desiring the Real

Desiring the Real. Austria Contemporary 05/07/2013 – 06/16/2013 Curator: Karin Zimmer Museum of Contemporary Art, Av. Dubrovnik 17, Zagreb www.msu.hr

ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2013

ESSL ART AWARD CEE Cover motive: Martin Mrzljak (Winner ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2011, Croatia), Dance to…(Detail), 2010, Essl Private Collection, © the artist, photo: Siniša Uštulica Awarded by the Essl Collection, powered by bauMax and Vienna Insurance Group Established in 2005 the ESSL ART AWARD is dedicated to the discovery and support of art [...]

Lauba House, Zagreb: Behide

BEHIDE Openning: Thursday, 9 May at Lauba, 8 p.m. The clothes we wear reflect our character. The materials we decide to surround ourselves with, reflect our sensibility. The objects we use complete and shape our

Miroslav Kraljević Gallery, Zagreb: ART AND MONEY

m i c r o p o l i t i c s seminar ART AND MONEY In the company of Hanson’s circle of people from the world of finance, such as Rotschilds, Jagoda says, one only talks about art, while artists among themselves talk mostly about money.

NO Gallery, Zagreb: Sound [In]Formation

Sound [In]Formation NO gallery 04/05/2013 – 04/13/2013 In the catalogue for his noteworthy exhibition, When Attitudes Become Form (1969) Ha-rald Szeemann stated, “In order to entertain certain ideas we may be obliged to abandon others upon which we have come to depend.” As sentient beings, we

LAUBA: Marko Tadić, Imagine a Moving Image

Marko Tadić, Imagine a Moving Image, 05/03-28/03/2013 The story of film is borrowed from the fable told by film screens – Jacques Ranciere The idea of journey has for a number of years been one of the focal points of Marko Tadić’s works ranging from souvenirs, postcards, cartography – imaginary geographical maps, forgotten or imagined [...]

Lauba, People and Art House, Zagreb: site specific art by Viktor Popovic

Viktor Popović: Untitled Site-specific art at Lauba, People and Art House at Zagreb Viktor Popović — Untitled (Trailer) from lauba house on Vimeo. Viktor Popović is an artist who, in choosing his works and reflecting on how to exhibit them, always thoroughly thinks through the character of the exhibition space itself. The special treatment of [...]

POLITICS OF EMOTIONS / ECONOMIES OF LOVE

lectures, screenings, discussions  ***hrvatski tekst niže 18. 12. Romana Schmalisch and Robert Schlicht 19. 12. The Bureau of Melodramatic Research and Florin Flueras organisation: k.r.u.z.o.k.- http://kruzok.wordpress.com/ “As we have witnessed over the past few decades, the mass politics of passion can often be a major driving force in the contemporary political arena. The “politics of [...]

Galerija Galzenica/ Eastern Surf: Kernel Panic Control

16.11.2012. – 21.12.2012. Eastern Surf: Kernel Panic Control* Having met during their studies in Edinburgh, four artists from Croatia, Italy and Scotland initiated the project and work methodology entitled Eastern Surf. The collaboration began with an exhibition proposal, after which one more participant joined Eastern Surf, and the collaboration itself eventually proved to be very [...]

MSU, Zagreb: Mladen Stilinović: Zero for Conduct; A retrospective

Opening: November 30th, 2012 at 7 p.m. Mladen Stilinović (Belgrade, 1947) belongs to the generation of Croatian artists that began their careers in art in the early 1970, outside and against the institutions of art and of the state. Stilinović made his first art works in the form of GEFF-style experimental film. Then, especially within [...]

Art Pavilion in Zagreb: South – Southeast, A Life In Pictures

STEVE McCURRY – South – Southeast, A Life In Pictures 25.10.2012 – 09.12.2012 Steve McCurry, photographer with a worldwide reputation is one of the most widely recognised contemporary photographers, the winner of numerous prestigious prizes for photography. He is a regular contributor to National Geographic, and is known for his suggestive colour photography, rendered in [...]