Western Balkans

"Punktumi": Exhibition of foreign art in the Museum of Contemporary Art of the Republika Srpska

24/04/2018 - 12:05
Visual arts

Head of EU Delegation and EU Special Representative in BiH, Ambassador Lars-Gunnar Wigemark opened the EU-supported exhibition showcasing European artists’ solidarity with Banja Luka post-1969 earthquake..

The exhibition is to promote both the material heritage in the form of exhibiting some 100 out of 360 of artworks by artists from 17 European countries, which had been sent to Banja Luka as part of the Europe-wide “Solidarity campaign” following the disastrous earthquake which hit Banja Luka in 1969 to then-Banja Luka authorities. This collection of artworks laid foundation of what later became the Museum of Contemporary Art of the RS. Displayed artworks make an assortment representative of both the collection and major art trends during the time of the Cold War.

20/04/2018 - 31/08/2018

Trg Srpskih junaka 2

Banja Luka
Bosnia and Herzegovina