Day 1 | The Marathon 

27 | 03 | 2023

Meet the Case Study –  National Gallery – Daut-pashin hammam

Welcoming speech: Presentation of the holder for the CultArt project for North Macedonia – Edu Center Association – Mrs.Iliyana Atanasova and Ms. Stefana Markovik (presenter)

After the opening speech the participants had their training.

Cultural management – management and administration of one of the key art institutions in Macedonia, National Gallery of Macedonia, presenter – Dita Starova Qerimi, director (public institution, partner of Edu Center). The direktor spoke about the Cultural management – management, and administration of one of the key art institutions in Macedonia, the National Gallery of Macedonia.  The participants then visited Cifte hammam and visit of Suli-an (a part of Faculty of Fine Ars) and the Old Bazaar.

2139, Cultart Management Academy Follow us for the next recap of the 5×5 training in Skopje!

The second part of the day was held in two parts:

Mala stanica Gallery, visit of the gallery space

 Presentation of the Macedonian Center for Photography – aims and goals – Robert Jankuloski (Macedonian Center for Photography) / Keeping, documenting, branding, funding – Monika Moteska.

The initiative to open the Art Gallery, the present National Gallery of North Macedonia, was forwarded by the founders of Macedonian contemporary fine art: Lazar Ličenoski, Nikola Martinoski, Dimče Koco, Dimo Todorovski, and the other members of DLUM (Association of Artists of Macedonia).

The Cifte Hammam is located in the middle of the Old Skopje Bazaar, near the Bezisten, Suli, and Murat Pasha Mosque. It was built in the mid-15 century and is the second-largest hammam in Skopje from that period.

The Museum Lazar Lichenoski – the Memorial House of Lazar Ličenoski, which was donated by the artist’s family along with the entire household and the artworks.

The National Gallery of Macedonia enhanced its facilities with another exhibiting space – the multimedia center Mala Stanica which very soon became a very attractive urban place, engaged in exclusive exhibiting activities of various characters because it hosts events from different cultural domains like video art projects, graphic design projects, photography exhibitions, fashion, new media, multidisciplinary projects, etc.