2008. EXHIBITIONS

An exhibition of photographs by Vladimir Pfeifer: «Ars Naturae Monumenta Croatica Fauna & Flora»
Organised by: Croatian Natural History Museum in Zagreb and Office for education, culture and sport in Zagreb
The author of exhibition: Renata Brezinščak
Catalogue text: Renata Brezinščak, Juraj Baldani, Branka Hlevnjak, and Josip Balabanić,
Date: December 18 – February 15, 2008
Permanent display of The Collection of Plaster Casts of Stechaks from the 13th to the 16th century

Mario Beusan: «Exhibition architecture - on the trail of a hermeneutic discourse»
Organised by the Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: Snješka Knežević, Željka Čorak, Mario Beusan
Set up: Mario Beusan
Date: January 20 - February 27, 2008
Gallery III

Contemporary Japanese Ceramic Sculpture
Organised by: Embassy of Japan in Croatia, The Japan Foundation and Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
The author of exhibition: Kenji Kaneko, curator of The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Set up: Mario Beusan
Date: January 9 - 26, 2008
Gallery II

The Museum Night
Open exhibitions:
An exhibition of photographs by Vladimir Pfeifer: «Ars Naturae Monumenta Croatica Fauna & Flora»
Mario Beusan: Exhibition architecture - on the trail of a hermeneutic discourse
Contemporary Japanese Ceramic Sculpture
Permanent display
Date: January 25, 2008

An Vlado Martek Retrospective exhibition
Organised by: Modern Galery, Zagreb
The author of exhibition: Zdenko Rus
Set up: Zdenko Rus
Date: Mart 4 – April 4, 2008
Gallery I, II, III

Annual exhibition of realizations by Croatian architects in 2007, Zagreb
Organised by: Croatian Architects Association (CCA)
Set up: Mario Beusan
Date: April 15 – 27, 2008
Gallery III

Tome Serafimovski retrospective exhibition
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Monography texts: Vesna Mažuran Subotić and academician Tome Serafimovski
Set up: Mario Beusan
Date: April 17 – May 11, 2008.
Gallery I, IV

Contemporary painting artists from Cracow, marking Cracow days in Zagreb
Organised by: Town Cracow and Town Zagreb
Set up: Ferdynand Nawratil, curator and director of Gallery «Centre» in the Center of Culture in Nova Huta
Catalogue text: Joanna Gosciej- Lewinska
Date: April 17.- 27. 2008.
Gallery II

Original - Educational exhibition to mark International Museum Day
Set up: Vesna Mažuran Subotić
Project associate: Magdalena Mihalinec
Date: April 18 - May 18, 2008.
Permanent exhibition from the Collection of Copies of Frescos from the 11th to the 16th century

A retrospective of Mirko Ilić - comics /illustration/ design / multimedia 1975. – 2008.
Organised by: Vizum, Association for popular culture research and PR Agency Polikom
Exhibition concept: Dejan Kršić
Visual identity: Mario Aničić, Jele Dominis
Date: May 5 – 25, 2008
Gallery II, III

Akiko Sato: Shelter for feelings / instalation
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque and Etnographic Museum
Text by: Akiko Sato, Nerina Eckhel, Silva Kalčić
Set up: Akiko Sato
Project associate: Town Lepoglava, Ambassy of Japan, Lace association «Danica Broessler», Lepoglava prison, Olimpus (Zagreb), Manateks Varaždin
Date: May 17- June 5, 2008
Gallery I

Exhibition of Stafan Sagmeister: «Things I have learned in my life so far», part of Zgraf 10, international exhibition of graphic design and visual communication
Reputable designer from New York, winner of Grand Prix Zgraf 9
Organiser: ULUPUH – Croatian Association of Artists of Applied Arts
Catalogue ZGRAF 10, editor: Janka Vukmir, publisher: ULUPUH, 2008
Date: May 24- June, 2008
Gallery IV

4th Triennial of Croatian Drawing
Organised by: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts - The Cabinet of Graphics
Concept and selection of artists: Margarita Sveštarov Šimat, Ružica Pepelko
Set up: Ružica Pepelko,Vesna Kedmenec Križić, selection of arists and set up the exhibition of Old Masters: Margarita Sveštarov Šimat
Catalogue text by: mr. sc. Slavica Marković, Margarita Sveštarov Šimat, Ružica Pepelko, Tatjana Vrhovec Škalamera
Date: June 5 - July 12, 2008


Matko Vekić: Symbol, Sign, Emblem, Ornament and Crime
Organised by : Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts - Glyptotheque
Catalogue text by: Academician Tonko Maroević and Matko Vekić
Set up: Matko Vekić
Date: June 18 – July 16, 2008
Gallery IV, I  

Michael Benson - astrophotography "Beyond- Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes"
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque and Agency IPAK Images
Date: July 16 - August 21, 2008
Gallery II

Multimedial exhibition: "NATO- securing our future"
Organised by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration and NATO Headquarters in Bruxelles
Date: September 10 – 19, 2008
Permanent display of the Collection of Plaster Casts of Stechaks from the 13th to the 16th century

Marina Tudjina Badurina
Organised by: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts – Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: Marina Baričević
Set up: Mario Beusan
Date: September 16 – Oktober 1, 2008
Gallery IV

Joško Eterović "From interrupterd line to mutations 1970-2008."
Organised by: Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rijeka and Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts – Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: prof.dr.Zvonko Maković, Mladenka Šolman, Dominique Narran, and Nataša Ivančević
Set up: Dominique Narran
Date: September 15 – Oktober 5, 2008
Gallery I, II, III

Sculpture exhibition Mojca Smerdu
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
The author of monograph: Ive Šimat Banov
Date: September 30- October 15, 2008
Permanent dispaly of The Collection of Plaster Casts of Stechaks

Exhibition Katarzyna Kozira «The winter tale»
Video work within Queer festival
Date: October 02- 10, 2008

Art exhibition Ana Elizabet
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: Ana Dević, Ivet Čurlin, Theresa Hauenfels, Ivana Meštrov
Set up: Ana Elizabet
Term: October 16 - November 6, 2008
Gallery IV

Exhibition: Mladen Galić
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: Leonida Kovač, Zvonko Maković
Set up: Leonida Kovač
Term: October 12 - November1, 2008
Gallery II

Retrospective exhibition Ante Orlić
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
The author of monograph: Zdenko Tonković
Set up: Mario Beusan
Term: October 18 – November 05, 2008
Gallery III

Photo exhibition Marija Braut: portrait of pianist
The exhibition opens on the occasion of 50-th birthday of maestro Ivo Pogorelić. Opening monitors performance, soprano Marija Kuhar-Šoša with Mario Šoša on piano.
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque and Amadeo
Term: October 20 – November 05, 2008
Permanent dispaly of The Collection of Plaster Casts of Stechaks

Ivan Meštrović: Our Lady of the Angel - Račić family mausoleum in Cavtat, 1920-1922
Exhibition on the occasion of 125th anniversary of the birth of Ivan Mestrović
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque, Ivan Meštrović Museums (Meštrović Atelier, Zagreb and the Gallery Meštrović, Split)
The authors of exhibition and catalogue texts: Ljiljana Čerina, Museums of I. Meštrović (Aterijer I. Meštrović, Zagreb), Lida Roje Depolo, Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Set up: Mario Beusan
Photography of mausoleum in situ: Filip Beusan
Date: October 25 – December 01, 2008
Gallery I

Branko Ružić legacy from the Atelier
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: Vesna Mažuran- Subotić
Set up: Mario Beusan
Term: November 18 – December 01, 2008
Gallery II

The exhibition "Roads to Independence"
Exhibition on the occasion of the 90th and the acquisition of the independence anniversary of Poland
Organised by: Embassy of the Republic of Poland and Polish Cultural Society «Mikolaj Kopernik»
Date: November 13- November 23, 2008
Permanent dispaly of The Collection of Plaster Casts of Stechaks

The exhibition UNZINE
On the occasion of marking the World Day of the fight against AIDS
Rafaela Dražic (Hrvatska), Tomas Keeley (SAD), Deborah Sengl (Austrija), Hector de Gregorio (Španjolska), Sarah Maple (Engleska), John Fekner (SAD), Slang International (Njemacka), Delaware (Japan), Oliver Bishop (Engleska).
Organised by:: Croatian Association for HIV (HUHIV)
Text by: Rafaela Dražić, Dejan Dragosavac Ruta, Jonathan Barnbrook
Set up: Rafaela Dražić
Date: November 17 – November 26, 2008-11-24
Gallery IV

Exhibition Bachrach and Krištofić: Double play (Nothing Else Matters)
Book promotion on the occasion of exhibition opening
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Text: Sandra Križić Roban
Set up: Mario Beusan
Dates: December 06-14, 2008
Gallery IV

Jagoda Buić: Carta Canta VII., Collages 2004.- 2008.
Organised by: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Catalogue text: academician Tonko Maroević, academician Luka Paljetak, Vesna Mažuran Subotić, Jagoda Buić/ Jadranka Dizdar
Set up: Jagoda Buić, Ranko Novak
Dates: December 13, 2008 – January 09, 2009
Gallery I, II, III

2008. LAUNCHES AND CONCERTS

Launch of the publication by Darko Belušić: «Stories from old-time Tkalča – memories of a purger»
Published by: Rabus media, Zagreb
Publication presented by: prof., dr. sc. Slobodan Kaštela, Nada Abrus and Zlatko Vitez
Date: January 29, 2008
Gallery I

Launch of the publication by Josip Diminić: «The Beauty belongs to China»
Published by: Naklada Meandar
Publication presented by: Josip Diminić, Mladenka Šolman and Branko Čegec
Date: March 11, 2008



The concert of the guitar player Iva Nežić, winner of I. price on XIV. International competition in Linares, Spain
Crotian Young Musicians
Date: March 11, 2008


Launch of the publication by Antonija Tkalčić Koščević: «Recollections of the first generation of the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb»
Published by: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts and Croatian Academy Fine Arts Archives
Publication presented by: academician Velimir Niedhardt, academician Đuro Seder, mr. sc. Krunoslav Kamenov, Andreja Der-Hazarijan Vukić
Date: March 12, 2008


Launch of the second title from the set Croatian Contemporary Essayists Kosta Angeli Radovani: «Between prophet and worker, essays on a century of Croatian sculpting»
Published by: ERASMUS Naklada
Publication presented by: prof., dr.sc. Ive Šimat Banov, academician Tonko Maroević, prof., dr.sc. Zvonko Maković, dr. sc. Srećko Lipovčan
Date: March 19, 2008

Launch of the publication by Dražen Ilinčić: «The shortest stories»
Published by: Publisher Ljevak, Zagreb
Publication presented by: Milan Ivkošić, Simo Mraović, Helena Sablić Tomić, Dražen Ilinčić, Nives Tomašević
Date: April 10, 2008

Concert by Suzana Horvat Quartet -part of quarterly cultural event of
Glagolitic youth organisation

Organised by: Glagolitic center «Frankopan», Zagreb and Glagolitic youth of Glagolitic friends organisation in Zagreb
Sponsored by: Staroslavenski institut, Zagreb
Date: April, 28 2008

Concert of Guitar duet Golob- Kuhar
Croatian Young Musicians
Date: May, 13 2008

Exclusive exhibition and promotion of special limited edition of wet consume instalation LANDING SUN- LEAST CHAMPAGNE AT AN WORLD 0,125l, named «TASTE OF ART»
In co-operation with champagne manufacturer«Izvori života» Zelenika from Ilok and academician Ivan Kožarić
Design: Ivan Kožarić
Date: May, 13 2008
Sculpture Park

Launch of the publication by Reana Senjković: Lost into a transmission
Library The New ethnography, Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research
Date: June 11, 2008



Concert part of 42nd International Folklore Festival "Somewhere in the woods, on the rocks and shores". Spirituality, music and dance of Red Cliff Band of Indian tribe Ojibwe in Winsconsin

Date: July 18 2008

Launch of the art monograph by Ive Šimat Banov: Mojca Smerdu
Publisher: Art magazine Kontura
Written by: Ive Šimat Banov, Giorgio Segato
The book was presented by: Ive Šimat Banov, academician Tonko Maroević, Zdravko Mihočinec
Term: September 30, 2008

Launch of the book by Daniela Angelina Jelinčić: Alphabet of cultural tourism
Publisher: Meandarmedia
The book was presented by: Paul Zupančič, Dragan Lucia Ratkovic, Daniela Angelina Jelinčić, Branko Čegec
Term: October 01, 2008

The promotion of web sites and brochures League of Associations of cities and associations of districts
Date: October 7, 2008
Gallery II

Launch of the book Ivan Lozica: Write and written, folk writings
The book of were presented by: Ljiljana Marks, Sybil Petlevski, Ivan Lozica
Term: October 14, 2008

Launch of the monograph by Zdenko Tonković: ANTE ORLIĆ
On the occasion of opening a retrospective exhibition Ante Orlić
Publisher: Matica hrvatska Zadar
Date: October 18, 2008

Concert soprano Mary Kuhar-Šoša with piano escorted Maria Šoše on the occasion of the opening exhibition of photographs Marija Braut: Portrait of pianist
Date: October 20, 2008

Launch of the book Renata Jambrešić Kirin: Home and world. The womens culture of memory

The book of were presented by: Andrea Zlatar, Ines Prica, Rada Borić, Sandra Prlenda
Date: October 23, 2008


2008. EVENTS

Officially opening of the first project EUNIC Hrvatska, manifestation that presents work of artists from six EU countries
Members of EU Cultural Institutes in Croatia - EUNIC Hrvatska are British Council Croatia, Institut Francais de Zagreb, Goethe-Institut Kroatien, Instituto Italiano di Cultura a Zagabria, Aula Cervantes, EU Info centre/Delegation of EU Commisison in Croatia, Slovenian EU Presidency
Date: April 13, 2008

Awards of the Annual exhibition of realizations by Croatian architects in 2007 on the occasion of opening Annual exhibition of realizations by Croatian architects in 2007, Zagreb
Prices have been awarded in categories:
'VIKTOR KOVAČIĆ' for life work as the highest reward for life opus – to Lujo Schwerer
“DRAGO GALIĆ” for the most successful accomplishment in the field of housing architecture in 2007. – to Ivan Galić
'NEVEN ŠEGVIĆ' –for the most successful accomplishment in the field of arhitectural journalism and theory –to dr. Andrej Uchytil and group of authors Maroje Mrduljaš, Vedran Mimica and Andrija Rusan
'BERNARDO BERNARDI' for the most successful accomplishment in the field of design and internal decoration to - Mario Beusan
'VIKTOR KOVAČIĆ' annual award to - Lea Pelivan and Tomo Plejić
'VIKTOR KOVAČIĆ' for the most successful accomplishment in the 2007 to- Renata Waldgoni and Andrej Uchytil
Date: April 15, 2008
Gallery III

County professional meeting of visual arts teachers in Zagreb
Organised by: County leaderers of Visual arts teachers of Town Zagreb: Ana Novoselac, Tatjana Kovačić, Milena Matijević Medvešek, Zrinka Brekalo, Vladimira Bošnjak
Date: April 23, 2008

Choreographer project by Andreja Široki: «Cartography»
Choreography: Andreja Široki
Performance: Maja Marjančić, Andreja Široki, dramaturgy: Saša Božić, sound: Damir Šimunović, music choice: Saša Božić, costumes: Ana Biondić
Date: April 29 – 30, 2008
Gallery II

Ceremony in acknowledgement to academician Tomo Serafimovski for donating nine sculptures from Retrospective exhibition Tome Serafimovski in Glyptotheque for Palace of Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Date: May 07, 2008


IWC International Women's Club – charity action International Food festival
for Kindergarten «Cvrčak« in Knin

Date: May, 17 2008
Sculpture Park


18th World Festival of Animated Film- ANIMAFEST- Zagreb

Projection of films in Grand Competition
Organised by: Hulahop d.o.o. Film & Art Production
Date: May 30- June 5, 2008
«Cinema under the Stars», Sculpture Park

Humanitarian dinner of Inner Wheel and members of Rotary International clubs
Date: June 10, 2008
Gallery I and Sculpture Park

2008. EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY

Workshop of XVIII. Gymnasium in Zagreb within Days of open class on the topic «Something in common: brand»
Workshop leader: Milica Bračun
Date: March 31 – April 1, 2008
Lecture room

Workshop for cultural landscape prof. Dr. Vesna Mikić Faculty of Architecture at the University of Zagreb

Date: 23-26 September 2008

2008. PUBLICATION ACTIVITY

Tome Serafimovski Monography
Publisher: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts Glyptotheque
Texts in monography: Vesna Mažuran Subotić and academician Tome Serafimovski
Biography and Bibliography: Sonja Serafimovska and Liljana Ugrinovska
Photography: Goran Deskovski
Design: Lokas Dizajn
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Akiko Sato: Shelter for feelings, catalogue
Text by: Akiko Sato, Nerina Eckhel, Silva Kalčić
Publisher: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Grafic design: Lokas Design
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Matko Vekić: Symbol, Sign, Emblem, Ornament and Crime; catalogue
Publisher: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts- Glyptotheke
Catalogue text by: Academician Tonko Maroević and Matko Vekić
Photography: fab d.o.o., Stanko Vrtovec, Domagoj Vekić
Catalogue design: Mirko Čakanić – Studio Imago
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Mario Beusan: "Exhibition architecture - on the trail of a hermeneutic discourse"; catalogue
Publisher: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Text by: Snješka Knežević, Željka Čorak, Mario Beusan
Design: Bachrach & Krištofić
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Marina Tudjina Badurina, catalogue
Publisher: Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts – Glyptotheque
Text by: Marina Baričević
Design: Lokas Design, photography: Damir Fabijanić
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Mladen Galić, catalogue
Publisher: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Authors of texts: Leonida Kovač, Zvonko Maković
Photos: Mladen Galić; Graphic design: Studio Skener, Mladen Galić
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Ivan Meštrović: Our Lady of the angel - Račić family mausoleum, Cavtat 1920-1922, catalogue

Publisher: Croatian Academy of Arts and Sciences
Authors of texts: Ljiljana Čerina, Museums of I. Meštrović (Atelijer I. Meštrović, Zagreb), Lida Roje Depolo, Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Photos: Boris Cvjetanović, Damir Fabijanić, Živko Bačić, Luka Mjeda, Phototheke MIM, Gallery Meštrović, Split, mausoleum in situ Filip Beusan
Graphic design: Lokas Design
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Branko Ružić legacy from the Atelier, catalogue
Publisher: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Author of text: Vesna Mažuran- Subotić
Photos: Goran Vranić; Graphic design: Lokas Design
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Jagoda Buić: Carta Canta VII., Collages 2004.- 2008., brochure
Publisher: Croatian Academy Glyptotheque
Text by: academician Tonko Maroević, academician Luka Paljetak, Vesna Mažuran Subotić, Jagoda Buić/ Jadranka Dizdar
Design: Lokas Design, photography: Jagoda Buić, Bernardo Bernardi
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