Art and Literature

Art and Literature

Department of Art and Literature brings together poets, writers, painters, photographers, woodworkers, ceramists and other artists through organizing exhibitions, book readings, art colonies, etc., to its members and other artists.

When it comes to relationship between pottery and art there is International Ceramic Art Colony held in Zlakusa for 17 years. Within the project of implementation women from village into development and tourist promotion of village, there has been held an art colony “PAINT A POT”. And as result of this project there were created new tourism products – souvenirs. This project was supported by the US Embassy in Serbia. On these creations were included women from Zlakusa, from its very beginning (making pottery plates and pots) to the final product (painted pot), intended for further sale to tourists.