RETROSPECTIVE

ZAGREB, Museum for Arts and Crafts, 20.3. - 22.4.2007.

At the big retrospective exhibition at the Museum for Arts and Crafts more than 300 works were exhibited, from the period 1957. - 2007., made in different techniques: from oil on canvas, graphics, ceramics, unique jewlery, relief miniatures inspired by croatian national heritage to porcelain, stoneware, enamel, and glass.

The author of the exhibition and the catalogue text is art historian Ivanka Reberski, while the exhibition was set by architect Oleg Hržić. A jazz duo played at the opening - saxophone player Saša Nestorović and pianist Veljko Glodić. A new documentary film was screened: “Notations of beauty happening 1967. - 2007. godine“ by director Ernest Gregl. The film consists from short videos and footage taken at the openings of Ljerka Njerš's numerous exhibitions. During the course of the exhibition, three short movies about Ljerka Njerš coul be seen by the visitors: the famous and award-winning documentary film from 1983. “Art of clay and fire”, "Ceramics and painting with love" from 2001., both from from the director Ernest Gregl, and "Ljerka Njerš" a film by Edo Galić from 1991.

Photographs from the opening

Museum for Arts and Crafts, 20. march 2007. - foto: Višnja Serdar

Visitors at the opening

Visitors at the opening

Prof. Miroslav Gašparović

Milka Mesić with friend

Prof. Ferdinand Meder and Jadranka Njerš-Beresford-Peirse

Lj.Nj. and prof.
Stanko Špoljarić

dr. Mirjana Bohanec, dr. Željko Đurić and Lj.Nj.

Biserka Salata and Lj.Nj.

Jadranka Beresford-Peirse, prof. Ivanka Reberski

Tomislav, Tino, Petra and Jadranka with the author

Art historian prof. Ivanka Reberski and ministar of culture Božo Biškupić

Vesna Jurić-Bulatović, Museum for Arts and Crafts marketing

prof. Deša Mlikotin-Tomić, Lj.Nj., Ivana Njerš and Jadranka Beresford-Peirse

architect Velimir Neinhart with spouse

Lj.Nj., Saša Nestorović, prof. Veljko Glodić

Miroslav Gašparović, Vesna Jurić-Bulatović, Božo Biškupić and Lj.Nj.

 

Photographs of the works presented at the exhibition

Selection

Brown lady, 1989. - oil on canvas

Hydrangeas in a brown vase, 1995./1996. - oil on canvas

Remembering Portugal III, 1996. - crtež u boji

On the terrace , 2002. - oil on canvas

Table with red flowers and fruit, 1995. - oil on canvas

In company with flowers , 2000. - clayprint on paper

Girl, relief, 2002. - raku

Vase with girl , 2002. - raku

Small vase with girl, 2003. - raku

Plate, Girl with necklace, 1998. - maiolika

Tray, Pink act, 1976. - maiolika

Pink dream , 2005. - clayprint on paper

Tray, Girl and blue flower, 2002. - raku

Tea cup and saucer, 1990. - porcelain

Hand bag, 1988. - porcelain

In love, relief, 2000. -raku

Bowl, Moment of tranquility, 1977. - maiolika

The secret of woman, 2007. - glass, fusion