Conference IVAN MEŠTROVIĆ, CROATIA AND THE WORLD [26th and 27th February 2024]

As part of a retrospective exhibition celebrating the 140th anniversary of Ivan Meštrović’s birth, the Institute of Art HistoryKlovićevi Dvori Gallery, and the Ivan Meštrović Museums are organising a scientific and professional conference with the aim of reexamining the life and work of Ivan Meštrović (Vrpolje, 1883 – South Bend, Ind., USA, 1962) from new perspectives.

The conference will be held on 26th and 27th February 2024 in the Klovićevi Dvori Gallery in Zagreb.

The conference is open to the public, but attendees are required to register by Friday, 23 February 2024, via email to


Book of abstracts (in Croatian):

Institute of Art History
Klovićevi Dvori Gallery
Ivan Meštrović Museums

Organising committee
Irena Kraševac, Institute of Art History, Zagreb
Dalibor Prančević, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Split
Petar Prelog, Institute of Art History, Zagreb
Iva Sudec Andreis, Klovićevi Dvori Gallery, Zagreb
Petra Vugrinec, Klovićevi Dvori Gallery, Zagreb
Barbara Vujanović, Ivan Meštrović Museums, the Meštrović Atelier, Zagreb

Conference secretaries
Ana Ćurić, Institute of Art History, Zagreb
Ana Fistanić, Klovićevi Dvori Gallery, Zagreb