Museum of Arts and Crafts struck by an earthquake

On 22nd March the Croatian capital was stuck with a 5.4 magnitude earthquake, the strongest in this area in the last 140 years, and in a period of quarantine caused by the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic. The damage in the city and its surroundings, including the museum, is severe.

MUO temporary closed for public

The Museum of Arts and Crafts is temporary closed for public since 19th March 2020, until further notice, in accordance with a decision by the National Civil Protection Headquarters. The Museum is moving its activities to online platforms where most of its digitized contents will be available to the public. Further communication with the Museum…

MADE IN

MADE IN is a research, design and heritage platform that proposes new collaborative practices and knowledge exchange between the traditional craftspeople and contemporary designers. It engages craftspeople, designers, researchers, curators and theoreticians on a quest to pose relevant questions about the topics of heritage and production in today’s society through research and archiving of local…

MUO 140

On February 17, 2020, the Museum of Arts and Crafts marked its 140th anniversary. On that day, in 1880, the establishment of the Museum of Arts and Crafts was initiated by the initiative of the Arts Society and its former President Izidor Kršnjavi as one of the first institutions of its kind in Europe. Over the…