Pro­fess­or Dr. Leonida Kovač

Leonida Kovač, PhD is an art his­tor­i­an, the­or­ist and cur­at­or who works as the asso­ci­ate pro­fess­or at the Uni­ver­sity of Zagreb – Academy of Fine Arts, where she lec­tures Art His­tory, Con­tem­por­ary Art and Con­tem­por­ary The­or­ies. She also lec­tures Inter­me­di­al Art Prac­tices at the Doc­tor­al Stud­ies in Lit­er­at­ure, Per­form­ing Arts, Film and Cul­ture at the Fac­ulty of Human­it­ies and Social Sci­ences. From 1993 to 2008 she worked as cur­at­or and chief cur­at­or in the Museum of Con­tem­por­ary Art in Zagreb. She has pub­lished the fol­low­ing books: Kon­tek­sti (Con­texts), 1997; Kodovi iden­titeta (Codes of Iden­tity), 2001; Edita Schubert, 2001; Rela­cionir­ane stvarnosti (Rela­tion­al­ized Real­it­ies), 2007; Gorki Žuvela: Izmis­lite sebe (Gorki Žuvela: Invent Your­self), 2009; Anonimalia:Normativni diskur­si i sam­oreprezenta­cija umjet­nica 20. stoljeća (Anon­im­alia: Norm­at­ive Dis­courses and Self-rep­res­ent­a­tion of 20th Cen­tury Women Artists), 2010; In the Mir­ror of the Cul­tur­al Screen: Jagoda Kaloper, 2013; Tübin­genska kutija: Eseji o vizu­al­noj kul­turi i biopol­itici (The Tübin­gen Box: Essays on Visu­al Cul­ture and Biopol­it­ics), 2013.