2004. Exhibitions

Paradox about the Actor – Interface Gallery: An Art and Theatre Project
Participants: Ben Cain, Tina Gverović, Darko Japeli, Kruno Klobučar
Text written by Zlatko Wurzberg
Dates: February 9 – 11, 2004

Oleg Hržić – Sculpture
Foreword: Dr Jasna Galjer
Dates: January 20 – February 6, 2004

Ivan Faktor – Fritz Lang und Ich
Exhibition of video works of Ivan Faktor created in the period 1994-2004.
Jointly organised by the Croatian Academy Glyptotheque and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb
Texts written by Leonida Kovač MSc and Mladen Lučić
Dates: February 26 – March 18, 2004

Illustration and Interpretation – Early Works of Ivan Meštrović inspired by Dante’s Inferno
A project of the Ivan Mestrović Foundation – The Meštrović Studio
Catalogue published by the Ivan Meštrović Foundation
Conception and foreword by Ljiljana Čerina
Visual display by Mario Beusan
Dates: March 4 – 30, 2004

Glass in Contemporary Croatian Sculpture
Conception, text and selection of works by Vesna Mažuran Subotić
Visual display by Mario Beusan
Works of the following artists were shown: I. Antolčić, N. Bakliža, S. Bišćan Bertoša, V. Dajht Kralj, R. Goldoni, A. Jakić Divković, Ž. Janeš, Z. Kamenar, I. Kočica, K. Kovačić, V. Kovačić, M. Kumbatović, M. Lah, D. Mataušić, I. Medved, A. Motika, S. Pribić, I. Propadalo, Lj. Ratkajec Kočica, V. Richter, H. Rušec, L. Smodlaka, M. Štebih, B. Švertasek, J. Tišljar, Dž. Tumpić, J. Voloder Perišić, A. Žižović
Dates: April 1 – 30, 2004

Clothing – Educational Exhibition to mark International Museum Day
Thematic exhibition involving all the museums in the city; for the Glyptotheque, works from the permanent display were chosen by Vesna Mažuran Subotić
The following artists had works exhibited: I. Rendić, V. Radauš, S. Vujičić Riedl, G. Antunac, R. Frangeš Mihanović, B. Dešković, V. Lipovac, S. Jančić.
Daes: April 8 – May 18, 2004

Zlakto Kopljar – K10
Foreword by Ivica Župan
Dates: April 16 – May 5, 2004

Records in the Landscape
An exhibition in collaboration with the Association of Landscape Artists of Slovenia, the Croatian Association of Landscape Artists and the Croatian Chamber of Architects and Construction Engineers – Landscape Architecture Section
Texts written by Dr Ana Kučan and Dr Branka Aničić
Dates: May 13 – June 5, 2004

The Radoslav Putar Prize Finalists
A project of the Institute for Contemporary Art SCCA, Zagreb
Finalists were Karmen Dugeč, Igor Eškinja, Kristian Kožul, Leo Vukelić ( Igor Eškinja was the prize winner)
Dates: June 1 – 13, 2004

Fragments – View into History
An exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of the magazine Čovjek i  prostor organised by the Association of Architects of Zagreb and the Association of Croatian Architects
As well as the exhibition of the magazine, the following artists exhibited works: Ivan Midžić, installation; Dalibor Martinis, sound installation; Goran Petercol, light installation
Dates: June 29 – July 5, 2004

Dražen Trogrlić – Sculpture in Stone
Foreword by Mladenka Šolman
Dates: June 28 -  August 20, 2004


Jewish Photographers
A project of, and catalogue published by, the Jewish Community Centre, Zagreb
Exhibition created and text written by Marija Tonković MSc
Visual display by Mario Beusan MSc
Dates: July 8 – August 5, 2004

10 Years of Photographs in Gloria
Photographs by Ivan Posavec, Igor Kelčec, Boris Štajduhar, Ines Stipetić,Vedran Peteh, Jadran Lazić, Matko Stanković, Hrvoje Žućko, Igor Nobilo, Saša Burić and Mario Kučera
Selection of works and foreword by Branko Franceschi
Catalogue published by EPH
Dates: September 6 – 15, 2004

15 Years of Design
An exhibition to mark the 15th anniversary of the Design Studio at the Architecture Faculty, Zagreb.
Catalogue published by the Design Studio, with texts by Stipe Brčić, Feđa Vukić, Ivan Doroghy
Dates: September 18 – October 6, 2004

I am/am not really optimistic: An Exhibition with works by Barbara Klimova, Zdena Kolečkova, Michael Pechouček, Pavel Ryška
An exhibition of the Prague Institute for Contemporary Art and the Zagreb Institute for Contemporary Art
Publisher: SCCA, with a foreword by Michal Koleček
Dates:September 24 – November 10, 2004

Synchronicity – device – art (Touch Me project): A Performance by Ivan “Klif” Marušić
Organised by Kontejner / Office of Contemporary Art Practice and the Galženica Gallery
Texts written by Olga Majcen and Sunčica Ostoić
Date: September 17, 2004

Art Directors Club New York
The annual exhibition of prize-winning works from around the world in the sphere of visual communications. A selection of the best works from three international juries.  The international non-profit organisation Art Directors Club was founded in 1920 in New York, with the objective of improving the education of young designers and promoting the highest standards of visual communications. In Zagreb the exhibition was organised by the following associations: VIZUM, ULUPUH, HDD.
Dates: October 27 – November 14, 2004

Frydrych / Tišljar Glass
An exhibition of the Czech artist Jan Frydrych and the Croatian artist Jeronim Tišljar, organised by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Zagreb
Forewords by Milan Hlaveš and Vesna Mažuran Subotić
Dates: October 15 – November 10, 2004

Nikola Ukić – Sculptures
Foreword by Zlatko Wurzberg
Dates: November 16 – December 5, 2004

Robert Šimrak – New Gravitation
Text written by Darko Glavan
Visual layout by Darko Glavan and Robert Šimrak
Dates: November 17 – December 9, 2004

2004. Other events

Cultural Diversity Multi-Kulty: An international roundtable organised by the Ministry of Culture, Republic of Croatia, and the Croatian UNESCO Commission
Date: October 27, 2004

International Project: the 21st Contemporary Dance Week – Groupe Dunes of Marseilles and the installation Ten Years Later
Dates: April 21 – May 31, 2004

International Project: Bad Company – contemporary dance
Dates: December 16 and 17, 2004

Understanding and Communication – an educational promotion programme under the patronage of the Assistant Prime Minister and organised by the Croatian Association Guide Dogs and Mobility

2004. Publication activity

Oleg Hržić: Biblioteke, written by Galjer, Dr J.

Ivan Faktor: Fritz Lang und Ich 1994-2004., written by Kovač MSc, L.; Lučić, M.; Croatian Academy Glyptotheque and Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb

Staklo u hrvatskom suvremenom kiparstvu, written by Mažuran-Subotić, V.

Edukativna izložba uz Svjetski dan muzeja "Odijelo"

Zlatko Kopljar- K10, written by Župan, I.

Zapisi u krajobrazu, written by Kučan, Dr A.; Aničić, Dr B.

Robert Šimrak: Nova gravitacija, written by Glavan, D.

Dražen Trogrlić: Skulptura u kamenu, written by Šolman, M.

Vodič kroz stalne postave, written by Kralj, A.; Roje Depolo, L.; Mažuran-Subotić, V.


2004. Nominations, prizes and awards

The Glyptotheque director, Ariana Kralj, won the City of Zagreb Prize for particular successes, achievements and merits in her work
The Ivan Faktor exhibition Fritz Lange und Ich was nominated for the Vjesnik Josip Račić Prize for art.