The National Museum Kraljevo and the Historical Archive Kraljevo, which publish the collection of papers “Our Past”, are inviting you to contribute to the printing of issue number 22 with your work. The deadline for submission of papers is the May 15th, 2022.
Darko Gučanin, director of the National Museum Kraljevo, in his review of the year behind us, presents the most important successes of the institution: exhibitions, publishing activities, international scientific meeting, collections, research and numerous other programs, summarizing the year behind us.
The exhibition by the author Violeta Cvetanoska, senior curator of this institution, opened in the Gallery of the National Museum Kraljevo, on Tuesday, December 6th, 2022, starting at 7 p.m. At the opening of the exhibition, Darko Gučanin, director of the National Museum Kraljevo, Biljana Jotić, acting director of the Museum of Applied Arts in Belgrade, Zoran Lević, director of the Museum of Science and Technology in Belgrade, Violeta Cvetanoska, senior curator of the National Museum Kraljevo, addressed the audience, while the exhibition was opened by Biljana Crvenković, senior curator of the Museum of Applied Art in Belgrade.
The promotion of the scientific and professional journal of the National Museum Kraljevo and the Historical Archives Kraljevo was held in the Gallery of the National Museum Kraljevo, on Friday, November 25th, 2022, starting at 6 p.m. The papers were presented by Aleksandra Vuletić, PhD, senior research associate of the Institute of History in Belgrade, Milutin Živković, PhD, research associate of the Institute for Contemporary History in Belgrade and Prof. Milan Popadić, professor at the Seminar for Museology and Heritology of the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Belgrade. The editor of the journal, Tatjana Mihailović, museum advisor of the National Museum Kraljevo, spoke about issue 20 in its entirety.
The exhibition of the artist Vesna Vesić was opened at the Gallery of the National Museum Kraljevo, on Wednesday, November 9th, 2022, starting at 7 p.m., and represents a kind of retrospective view of her previous artistic work. The exhibition was opened by Suzana Novčić, museum advisor of the Kraljevo National Museum, who spoke about the work of Vesna Vesić, after which the artist addressed the audience.
The program was realized in the Legacy of Olivera Radojković Čolović, on Mitrovdan, November 8th, 2022, the day of family feast of the donor. Through this program, which was realized by curator ethnologist Sofija Pršić and art historian Jelena Marković, the memory of Olivera and her family is preserved and cherished through the idea of a living legacy. The program “On Slava at Olivera’s House” was conceived as a reconstruction of the civic glory in the house of Čolović, which was preceded by the consecration of bread and grain, and gathered her acquaintances and friends.
Conservation of the Gifts of Princess Persida Karađorđević and Her Daughters to the Studenica Monastery
As part of the conservation of textiles from the Treasury Studenica Monastery, in the past two years, work was also done on the gifts of Princess Persida Karađorđević and her daughters, as one of the significant founding figures of the 19th century. Among these gifts is a red pillow for the relics of Saint Stephen the First Crowned, a gift from Polexia and Cleopatra Karađorđević. The pillow was conserved last year as part of the project “Renovation of the Treasury of the Studenica Monastery”, which the National Museum Kraljevo has been implementing for almost 10 years, with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Serbia.
Exhibition “Raids – Punitive Expeditions of the Wehrmacht in the Villages of the Žiča Srez in 1941” Opened
The exhibition authored by historians of the National Museum Kraljevo Mirjana Savić, museum advisor and Nemanja Trifunović, curator, was opened in the Gallery National Museum Kraljevo, on Thursday, October 13th, 2022, at 7 p.m., as part of the October festivities. Darko Gučanin, director of the National Museum Kraljevo, and Miloš Milišić, Assistant to the Mayor of Kraljevo for Cultural Events, addressed the audience. The exhibition was opened by Miloš Timotijević, museum advisor of the National Museum Čačak.
The scientific conference with international participation, which was organized by the National Museum Kraljevo in cooperation with the Institute for Political Studies in Belgrade, Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade, was opened in the Gallery of the National Museum of Kraljevo, on Tuesday, August 17th, 2022, starting at 10 a.m. At the opening, Predrag Terzić, Mayor of Kraljevo, Ljubodrag P. Ristić, member of the Scientific and Organizational Committee and Darko Gučanin, director of the National Museum Kraljevo.
Traditional thirty first event was officially opened in the Gallery of the National Museum Kraljevo, on Tuesday, August 16th, 2022, starting at 8 p.m. Predrag Terzić, Mayor of Kraljevo, addressed the audience, while Vladimir Pištalo, director of the National Library of Serbia, opened the event. The exhibition “Beneath Sky of Gold and Blue: Icons of Greek Master Painters from the 15th to the 19th Century of the National Museum of Serbia” by Branka Ivanić, museum advisor, was opened by Bojana Borić Brešković, director of the National Museum of Serbia.