About the exhibition. The artist and his work. Biography of the artist and significance.
Herceg-Novi, gallery "Josip Bepo Benković". Modern.

It will be on October 19 at XNUMX pm in the "Josip Bepo Benković" gallery
an open exhibition of paintings by the great painter and pedagogue Mato Đuranović.
A selection from the opus of this artist, whose work is rich, will be exhibited
and stylistically diverse. Herceg-Novi City Day met with the jubilee of his birth
artists, which seemed an exceptional opportunity for the people of Novljan to refresh their memory
the works of this artist.

Mato Đuranović was born in Đurići (Boka Kotorska) in 1895. Basic
he finished school in Đurići and high school (preparandija) in Zadar. From the
In 1920, he lived in Galveston (USA), where he actively worked on training
painting education. He graduated from the High School of Art in New York.
In 1934 he returned to the Bay of Kotor, where he lived, worked as an art pedagogue and
he actively painted until his death in 1973. The winner is the prize: prizes
for drawing New York, gold medals for canvas (Per aspera ad astra), July 13
awards, awards of the art salon 13. November Cetinje and October
awards of the city of Herceg Novi.

Mato Đuranović is an artist about whom it has been written, and his painting is stylistic
belongs to Modern.

The exhibition will be open to visitors during November as well. Welcome!