ART ENCOUNTERS | Appearance & Essence | 3-31 OCTOBER 2015 TIMISOARA | ARAD
(Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb)
Mrs Snježana Pintarić has been a director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb since 1998. She graduated History of Art and the German language and Literature at the Faculty of Philosophy in Zagreb in 1983 and she acquired the title of Master of Arts in the field of the Humanities and Social Science at the same faculty in 1993.
In the period from 1985 – 1990, Mrs Pintarić was working as an outside co-operator and explorer for the Institute of History of Art in Zagreb. From 1983-1991 she was a curator and from 1991 till 1993 a director of the Antun Augustinčić Gallery in Klanjec. She was also working as an expert adviser for museums and the protection of monuments in the Zagreb Town Office for Culture from 1993 till 1998.
Mrs. Snježana Pintarić was from 1999-2009 a head of the project of the new building of the Museum of Contemporary Art.
The priority in the expert work in the last several years, except the curator’s projects, has been the re-establishment of organizational and financial predispositions for the program activities in the new building of the Museum of Contemporary Art.
Mrs. Snježana Pintarić was in the period from 1998 till 2003 a member of The Croatian Museum Council, member of the Cultural Council for International Cooperation and European Integrations at the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia as well as a Vice President of the Croatian ICOM Committee.
Exhibitions: Miroslav Šutej - Retrospective, 2013., Merci Picelj – From the Ivan Picelj’s Archives and Library, 2014., Peter Kogler, 2014., The Forest Unbowed and Radovan Ivšić, 2015.
15:30 – 16:30 Talk:
Snježana Pintarić, Museum of Art