2005. Exhibitions

Sanja Stani – Sculpture in Ceramics
Foreword by Marina Baričević, set-up by Marina Baričević
Dates: September 7 – 30, 2005
Gallery IV

The 50th Anniversary of the Museum Documentation Centre
Project leader: Museum Documentation Centre; a lecture programme by representatives of the Institut für Museumskunde, Berlin; Victoria & Albert Museum; Mimara Museum; Croatian History Museum; History Museum of Istria; Archaeology Museum, Zagreb; Vukovar City Museum; Museum of Slavonia; Croatian Academy Fine Arts Archive; European Heritage Association; Association of Museum and Gallery Staff, Istria; Museum Association of NW Croatia; Croatian Museum Association; Croatian National ICOM Committee; Museum for Art and Craft; Institute for International Relations, Zagreb; Museum Documentation Centre.
Dates: September 26 – October 14, 2005
Gallery I

The Contemporary Japanese Poster
Exhibition organised by the Japan Foundation and the Japanese Embassy in Zagreb, in association with Vizum, Association for the Promotion of Visual Culture and Visual Communications, with the support of the Croatian-Japanese Business Club
Dates: October 26 – November 15, 2005
Gallery II

83rd Art Directors Club New York Annual Exhibition of Prize-Winning Works” and the Punct Exhibition of Posters of the Most Important New York Designers on the Topic of Punctuation Marks
Organised by Vizum, Association for the Promotion of Visual Culture and Visual Communications
Dates: September 20 – October 16, 2005
Galleries II and III

Summer School of Design and Architecture in Motovun – Metamorphosis of the City/Communication with Light
Exhibition organised by the Design School
Dates: October 16 – 25, 2005
Gallery IV

Mario Kučera, Photography
Foreword by Dr Snješka Knežević; set up Mario Beusan
Dates: November 17 – December 14, 2005
Gallery IV

Positive / Negative
Exhibition organised by Croatian History Museum and devised by Rhea Ivanus, Natasa Mataušić; set-up Tihomir Milovac.
Dates: December 14, 2005 – February 1, 2006
Gallery III

The Dandy of the 21st Century
A project of the British Council
Expert associate: Ante Tonči Vladislavić
Lectures by Christopher Breward and Claire Wilcox (Victorian and Albert Museum) and Sandi Blagonić MSc.
Dates: January 15 – February 10, 2005

Ivan Kožarić – Photography
Text written by Ivica Župan
Dates: January 17 – February 10, 2005 

Sub Art
With the collaboration of the institutions Croatian Academy Glyptotheque, Fachhochschule Aaachen, Ludwigforum fur Internationale Kunst Aachen, Goethe-Institut Zagreb
Works were exhibited by Masha Astkari, Joško Baće, Ivan Bura, Kluas Buse, Ivo Deković, Andrea Helten, Toni Meštrović, Tanja Ravlić, Kristina Restović, Christian Scheufens and Loren Živković Kuljiš
Texts written by Dr Annette Lagler, Borivoj Popovčak, Toni Horvatić

Crossing: An Exhibition and Performance by Vlasta Žanić
Text by Leonida Kovač MSc
Dates: March 18 – April 8, 2005 

International Competition for the Jewish Hospital in Zagreb, 1930-31
A project of the Jewish Community Centre, Zagreb
Visual display by Mario Beusan MSc
Dates: March 10 – 24, 2005
exhibition photos

Vasko Lipovac – Wave
Text written by Lida Roje Depolo
Visual display Branko Siladjin
Dates: April 20 – May 10, 2005
exhibition photos

Live Vibrations: A Music and Visual Art Project
Collaboration between the Croatian Academy and the Music Biennial Zagreb
Artists featured: Dunja Vejzović, Klaus Brummer, Nan Hoover, Goran Petercol, Vlasta Žanić
Coordinator: Leonida Kovač MSc

Miroslav Šutej: Mobiles of the 70s
Accompanying the launch of the monograph by Dr Andrej Smrekar
Dates: May 20 – June 10,

2005. Launches and Concerts


Lecture organised by the Association of Architects of Zagreb – “Contemporary Brazilian Architecture”,
Lecturer Professor Flavio Coddou, Sao Paolo
Date: June 18, 2005
Sculpture Park


Cool – Tour – Around the World in A Single Evening

Ministry of Culture, UNESCO Croatia Commission
March 21, 2005, Culture Diversity Day
Sculpture Park and Permanent Display

The Tankstream Quartet
S. Rowell, violin; Anne Horton, violin; S. Boud, viola; R. Johnston, cello
Organised by the Embassy of Australia in Zagreb.
October 12, 2005

Concert Cycle in the Glyptotheque – Croatian Young Musicians
Six concerts were put on, organised by Croatian Young Musicians

Evening of Portuguese Poetry – Door – a poetic drama
Performing: Darija Lorenci, Špiro Guberina, Lela Margetić, Jelena Mihaljević and Dražen Šivak.
Special guest: Misia

Protection of the Museum Fonds
Casting the plaster sketches of the Ivan Meštrović sculpture: Indians (Academy of Fine Arts Casting Shop) and the Ivan Kožarić sculpture Precise Mechanism.
The casting was funded by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia

Museum Activity
Renovation of the permanent display of the Collection of Medals and Plaques and the Collection of Plaster Casts of Ancient Sculpture

2005. Publication activity

Vasko Lipovac: Val (ciklus skulptura 2004-2005), written by Roje Depolo, L.

Vlasta Žanić: Prelaženje
, written by Kovač MSc, L.

2005. Nominations, prizes and awards

Glyptotheque collection manager Academician Ivan Kožarić won the lifetime achievement award of the Association of Croatian Artists.
The Vlasta Žanić exhibitions and performances Congratulating, Rožata and Crossing won two prizes: the annual Association of Croatian Artists prize and the Vjesnik Josip Račić Prize for art.
The Ante Rašić exhibiton Tisuću i jedan pogled – hommage Miroslavu Šuteju was nominated for the Vjesnik Josip Račić Prize for art. This work was part of the 8th Triennial of Croatian Sculpture.