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Croatian Association of Artists (HDLU)


Ibler or Wooden Skyscraper


Vitić Skyscraper

Marker ikona

Despite the relative deterioration, the ‘Vitić skyscraper’ is a highly desirable residential location.

This popular apartment block of a former national bank in Laginjina Street 7-9, more known as the ‘Vitić skyscraper’, is one of the most significant examples of modern architecture in Zagreb. The moniker by which the building is known to all locals and even visitors, is an homage to its designer, the Šibenik architect Ivan Vitić. It is striking due to its characteristic wooden window shutters that cover the facade in a playful grid. The facade is further complemented with other distinguishing elements — yellow, blue, red and green panels, which have unfortunately faded over the years, still awaiting the desperately needed restoration of the complex. Built from 1958 to 1962, the complex also includes, in addition to the skyscraper, two smaller buildings, a three-storey and a four-storey one, as well as a courtyard and a small children’s park.

Despite the relative deterioration, one might even say dilapidation of the facade, the ‘Vitić skyscraper’ is a highly desirable residential location, both due to its iconic status in Croatian architecture, and due to the truly excellent design of its interior, whose flexibility allowed the residents to (re)construct their apartments much to their own discretion. The residents include leading figures of the local creative and cultural scene: designer Lana Cavar, the brothers Nenad and Damir Fabijanić, architect and photographer, the architects Tatjana and Saša Begović (3LHD), journalist and musician Ante Perković… Often compared to Le Corbusier’s ‘Unité d’Habitation’ in Marseilles, the ‘Vitić Skyscraper’ is rightfully considered to have shaped the identity of the ‘Martićeva Zone’ and the entire city centre of Zagreb.



Program bar

The bar Program is located on the site of a former charming Divas bistro. Saša Žerajić, the ever-present and loved face of the bistro, who worked there since the opening, decided to create his own concept in the same place. 


PULS*AR was established in December 2013, as a new initiative by principal architects with a collective wealth of experience built through their individual careers, each stretching back almost twenty years. Together, they encompass a wide range of varied concepts, designs, and built developments, winning them international recognition and a host of prestigious awards.

Atelier Ane Barbić Katičić

Ana Barbić Katičić has been exhibiting independently and collectively in Croatia and abroad (France, Belgium, Israel) for 15 years (since graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb). So far she has exhibited 20 times independently, and is a member of Croatian Association of Artists and Croatian Freelance Artists Association.

Home of Printers’ Trade Union

The printmakers’ and publishers’ union is, with its 147 years of constant activity, the oldest union in Croatia and beyond, established as the Croatian Typographic Society.

Kreativni centar Ledana

Unutrašnjost bloka u Bauerovoj 19 jedan je od primjera dugogodišnjeg nastojanja za očuvanjem bivšeg industrijskog kompleksa tvornice leda kao prostora od javnog značaja, a protiv pokušaja njegove privatizacije.