Category: Croatia

Historical Painting: The arrival of the Croats at the Adriatic Sea by Oton Ivekovic, 1905.

Oton Ivekovic (1869-1939) stands as one of the most popular turn-of-the-century Croatian painters alongside of great artists such as Vlaho […]

Byzantium and Europe: Croatia, between a rock and a hard place.

For centuries Byzantium’s influence over the Croats waxed and waned, first beginning in the early seventh century. Heraclius was the […]

Breathing new life into Croatian wine. [Guest post by Robert Horvat.]

Originally posted on SeanMunger.com:
By Robert Horvat The accession of Croatia in the middle of last year was an important step…

The Dance of Death (a brief history of…)

Many amazing works of art have been found painted on the outside walls of cloisters, of family vaults, of ossuaries […]