20 May – 17 July 2022
Even internationally, the Memorial Collection is considered an exceptional legacy with a collection that contains a quarter of artworks made by women. It includes works by seven female artists: Nadežda Petrović, Vidosava Kovačević, Liza Križanić, Zora Petrović, Leposava St. Pavlović, Ljubica Sokić and Milica Zorić. A special segment consists of video presentations about these artists, while an additional video, directed by Suzana Vuksanović M.A., presents a comparative overview of their art and the art of contemporary Novi Sad artists: Milica Dukić, Zorica Čolić D.A., Jelena Vladušić D.A., Jelena Janev D.A., Monika Sigeti, Jelena Kovačević M.S., Dragana B. Stevanović D.A. A rich programme is dedicated to the status of female artists and it involves discussions, lectures and conferences.
This exhibition is part of the “Heroines” programme arch conceived by the “Novi Sad – European Capital of Culture” Foundation.
Exhibition curators: Prof. Dr Milanka Todić, Milana Kvas M.A. and Valentina Vuković PhD. Exhibition catalogue: editor Milana Kvas M.A.; authors of articles: Prof. Dr Milanka Todić, Valentina Vuković PhD, Vera Kopicl M.A. and Mia Ćuk M.A.