NEWS - Lana Čmajčanin - visual artist

CREATORS: The International Exhibition of Contemporary Art

Opening on Thursday 11th at 9:00 PM
Contemporary art gallery Charlama
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Artists: Aleksandar Saša Bukvić, Jasmin Duraković, Šahin Šišić, Kemal Hadžić, Almin Zrno, Milomir Kovačević Strašni, Uros Djurić, Dragan Sovilj, Eun Soo Lim, Mimmo Catania, Zlatan Hadžifejzović, Meliha Teparić, Dženan Hadžihasanović, Daniel Premec, Nela Hasanbegović, Adela Jusić, Andreja Dugandžić, Jelena Jelača, Neša Paripović, Emir Mutevelić, Emina Huskić, Gordana Andjelić Galić, Emir Krajišnik, Radenko Milak & Roman Uranjek, Danica Dakić, Maja Bajević, Donata Wenders, Selma Selman, Muhamed Bajramović, Nina Komel, Mila Panić, Alma Gačanin, Lana Čmajčanin, Goran Trbuljak, Ivan Kozarić, Vlado Martek, Muradif Cerimagić, Fikret Libovac, Edo Vejselović, Sanjin Jukić, Aleksandar Dimitrijević, Tulek Emir, Sven Stilinović, Aleksandar Denić, Tajči Čekada, Damir Čargonja Čarli, Sanja Latinović, Ana Janković, Sonja Djuranović. Roman Djuranović, Azra Subašić Helga, Milija Pavičević, Kenan Hašimbegović, Slaven Tolj, Lejla Čehajić, Alma Suljević, Vladimir Dodig Trokut, Marko Marković, Damir Nikšić, Erol Čolaković Šehić, Vanja Solaković, Emir Esh Šehanović, Slobodan Vidović, Bojan Hadžihalilović, Miidhat Ajanović, Jasmina Gavrankapetanović, Gildo Bavčević, Petar Grimani, Milenko Lazić, Luciano Trini, Damir Sokić Roko, Narcis Kantardzic, Halil Tikveša, Irwin, Gregor Pokorny, Anto Kainić, Jusuf Hadžifejzović and works of authors who are no longer among the living: Dmitri Prigov, Mladen Stilinović, Saša Marković Mikrob, Željko Jerman, Laslo Kereks, Radoslav Tadić, Garbiel Stupica, Claudia Accardi i Andy Worhol. 

The exhibition, whose opening is scheduled for the 11th of August this year, will bring together a large number of significant artists and their works from BiH, region and the world. The concept of the exhibition is to present the authors who have previously exhibited or are in some way part of the Charlama’s art network.

The Gallery of Contemporary Art Charlama, along with the renovation, is preparing an international exhibition which will be presented to the work of many significant artists from the contemporary art practice – works of leading authors from BiH and the region, with the participation of some of the notable names from Europe and the world. Curator of the exhibition is a Bosnian artist of international reputation Jusuf Hadžifejzović, who for years, in addition to its own author works, is presenting contemporary world art tendency in BiH and the region. His name is associated with the highest prewar contemporary art event held in BiH “Yugoslav documents”, while in the period of 2007 - 2012 successfully led gallery Charlama whose work is rough decisions of the ex-management JPK Skenderija was interrupted in 2013’s.

During the period from 2008 till 2012, this gallery was the epicenter of contemporary art practice in BiH and the region, and in a short space gained cult status in the cultural and artistic community in Sarajevo. It is exhibited or performed his work (exhibitions, performances, interventions in public spaces, video and film screenings, theatrical happenings, book promotions, etc.) tens of renowned artists from Bosnia and Herzegovina, the region and around the world, and extensive number of international media (The New York Times, La Republica, Art Forum and others) wrote about its activities.