Call for participation


Zagreb, Croatia
7., 8., 9. March 2019.

Official languages of the conference: English and Croatian

Maximum number of participants: 250

The Organising Committee of ACE2019 has the pleasure of inviting you to the 1st International Artistic and Scientific Conference arts.creativity@education which will take place in Zagreb, Croatia in spring of 2019.

In coorganisation of the Faculty of Teacher Education of the University of Zagreb and partnership of the Museum of Arts and Crafts, Academy of Fine Arts, Academy of Dramatic Arts, Academy of Music and the School of Applied Arts and Design, the conference will present contemporary trends in the fields of art and education and the possibility of interdisciplinary dialogue and multimodality of artistic areas.

The goal of this conference is to present themes from different areas of artistic creativity (dance, music, visual and dramatic art, literature and new media). Our goal is to gather a wider international community of artists, scientists, teachers, pedagogists, students of postgraduate studies, doctoral and expert studies and other academicians in order to exchange and generate new creative ideas, presentations of scientific and artistic projects, exchange of knowledge on approaches and innovations in the area of art and education and establish a cooperation.

Encouraging creativity is one of the most current themes of modern society. In accordance to this, the conference is an opportunity for strenghtening and promoting the importance of ar t in education and the wholesome development of a child and young person. With regards to the modern pedagogical and artistic aspirations in the field of art one of the fundamental goals of the conference is focusing on interdisclipinary approach and connecting different areas and disciplines which enrich art education with their specifics, as a unique and significant area of the educational system.

Organizing Committee:

dr. sc. Blaženka Bačlija Sušić
dr. art. Antonija Balić Šimrak
dr. sc. Marijana Županić Benić
dr. sc. Predrag Oreški Edita Rogulj
mr. art. Ivana Gagić Kičinbači

Conference co-holder:

 UF ZG Faculty of Teacher Education

Conference Partners:

 Akademija dramskih umjetnostiAcademy of Dramatic Art

 Akademija likovnih umjetnostiAcademy of Fine Arts

 Muzička akademija ZagrebAcademy of Music

 MUOMuseum of Arts and Crafts


School of Applied Arts and Design