Art in Novi Sad is an integral part that gives that special spark to Novi Sad. Our town was always nurturing that creative and artistic spirit. It has always been a really attractive location for young people from different corners of the world. Our city has a very rich history waiting to be explored in detail.
Did you know that Novi Sad is going to be the European Capital of Culture in 2021? Since we are celebrating tolerance, art, and creativity - galleries are numerous, across the entire town. Novi Sad is a multicultural city and every culture represents one part of the puzzle. Where to start?
Founded in the year 1966, the museum of contemporary art started as a gallery of contemporary art and in the year 1996, it gets the museum status. This is a highly professional institution with one goal - to collect and represent the works of the artist in Vojvodina. It contains artistic collections of paintings, drawings, sculptures and other works of art on the extended media.
Gallery of Matica Srpska is the richest gallery and among the oldest in Serbia, established in the year 1847. Here you can find 5000 amazing artworks of art chronologically ordered from the 16th century to the 20th century. The permanent exhibition contains 800 most amazing works of art.
A collector of artworks named Rajko Mamužić gave this amazing gift to Novi Sad in the year 1974. It focuses mostly on the works of the artists from the second half of the 20th century. It contains about 600 artworks, paintings, sculptures and more.
Another collector of artworks gave this amazing gift to Novi Sad. Pavle Beljanski was a diplomat and a lawyer. He was collecting various works of art for forty years. In the year 1961, he decided to share this amazing gift to Novi Sad. It focuses mostly on the art between the two world wars.
We like to see our town as one and a unique work of art. Novi Sad was and always is the home to the most talented artist and the ones that cherish great works of art. Let the works of art speak to you, in one universal language and you will see our history from the artist’s perspective. A totally new way of seeing things.
Ready when you are.