The great war and the little man

Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade 15.12.2014. to 30.06.2015. www.etnografskimuzej.rs    At the exhibition The Great War and the Little Man nothing is displayed or written about great battles and strategist, famous figures from historical documents, heroes and heroines described and sung in prose and poetry. Rather, it recalls prominent figures of

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Journey. Josif Pančić (1814–1888)

Gallery of the Natural History мuseum at Kalemegdan Fortress 27.12.2014. to 18.05.2015. www.nhmbeo.rs      When Josif Pančić left his home village Ugrini near Bribir, in the Austrian Empire, and headed to distant Pest to study medicine, he never thought that this journey would take him even farther, into the

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Welcome to Mesozoic

Gallery of the Natural History мuseum at Kalemegdan Fortress 30.04.2014. to 17.11.2014. www.nhmbeo.rs      Exhibition “Welcome to Mesozoic” tells an unusual and interesting story of Mesozoic – a world and time that ended long ago but everybody knows something about them, as they have always attracted special attention among

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They speak where everybody is quiet

Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade 20.09.2014. to 20.11.2014. www.etnografskimuzej.rs At the exhibition They speak where everybody is quiet, the Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade – Cultural Institution of National Significance presents for the first time to the public a selection of gusle from the Museum’s Collection of Folk Musical Instruments. The exhibition

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The first Belgrade Mosaic Festival

Heritage House Belgrade 16.09.2016. to 13.10.2016. www.kucalegata.org Belgrade Mosaic Festival is an international manifestation that aims to stress the importance of mosaic as a contemporary visual tehnique, to show all important currents in mosaic expression and to present the most relevant mosaics of today. The purpose of the Festival is

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Black and white – the story of chocolate

Gallery of the Natural History мuseum at Kalemegdan Fortress 24.12.2013. to 24.04.2014. www.nhmbeo.rs      In the so-called welfare societies, and in the everyday life of the more developed part of the World, the chocolate is the notion of premium desserts. It is the symbol of delight and pleasure and

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Minerals of Trepča

Gallery of the Natural History мuseum at Kalemegdan Fortress 11.07.2013. to 08.12.2013. www.nhmbeo.rs The ore assets of Trepča, which is the largest lead-zink area in Europe, were already known in Roman time, as evidenced by the oil lamp discovered in old underground tunnel. The medieval exploitation had started around 1303,

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Central Balkans between the Greek and the Celtic world

National museum 17.05.2012. to 01.04.2013. www.narodnimuzej.rs Thanks to the archeological excavations that lasted for a decade in the heart of the Balkans, the oldest urban settlement in the territory of today’s Serbia was discovered. Covering the area of five hectares, this well-organized and complex settlement dating back to the 4th

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6 legs

Gallery of the Natural History Museum at Kalemegdan Fortress 04.04.2012. to 29.01.2013. www.nhmbeo.rs The exhibition “6 legs” is a 3D display of a collection of six stories about insects (or maybe a bit more about us, humans). The Gallery is transformed into the body of a ladybug. You can freely

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Studenica – Eight Centuries of its Fresco Paintings

National Museum 17.05.2012. to 31.12.2012. www.narodnimuzej.rs For its 166th anniversary the National Museum in Belgrade opened the study exhibition Studenica – Eight Centuries of its Fresco Paintings by the author Bojan Popović, MA. The idea for the exhibition was based on the aesthetic and educational concept. The exhibition Studenica –

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