Dejan Vorgić

Dejan Vorgić (Zrenjanin) is a Graduate Art Historian. As an associate of the FIA art group from Belgrade, he participated in several projects of the Publikum Art Calendar from 2002 to 2008. In the period December 2005 – September 2006, he served his civilian military service at the Pedagogical Service of the National Museum in Zrenjanin. Since 2009, he has been recognized for this editing of the blog “Banateka: A blog in the fight for the preservation and digitalization of the cultural heritage of Zrenjanin and Banat.” He graduated in 2014 from the Department of Art History at the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade with his thesis “Rudolf Schroter (1887−1959?): Creator of Modern Pressed Glass.” During the period January – December 2016, he received professional training at the Art Department of the National Museum Zrenjanin. Since December 2016, he has been employed as an Art Historian in the Collection of Applied Arts at the National Museum in Zrenjanin, and at the beginning of June 2017, he acquired the title of Curator – Art Historian.

Contact:  dejanborkic@gmail.com

SEMINAR (CONTINUING EDUCATION)

  • 2019. “Improving statistics on Museums in the Function of the Development of Museums and Museum Audiences” – National Museum Belgrade & Zaprokul, March 4.
  • 2017. “Preparation of Projects within the Creative Europe Program” – Center for Economic and Technological Development in Andrevlja, October 31-November 1.

MEMBERSHIP

  • Museum Society of Serbia (2019-2020)
  • Section for Art History of the Zrenjanin Native Society (2016-2020)

AREAS OF INTEREST AND RESEARCH

  • Applied art
  • Creative creativity, history and construction in the area of Zrenjanin and Banat
  • Independent publishing, photography and design

RECOGNITIONS AND AWARDS

  • Acknowledgment for outstanding contribution to the work of the Association of Natives Zrenjanin (2019)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

– Printed Publications (periodicals)

  • Vorgić, D. (2019) The Company Jakov Gutman & Sons, Ltd: Industry in the Service of Art, Glasnik Muzeja Banata (Pančevo), No. 21: 64-75.
  • Vorgić, D. (2019) Culture of Memory: Vukica Popović, Zavičajac (Zrenjanin) No. 36/37: 15-18.
  • Vorgić, D. (2018) Mosque and Bath of Mehmed-pasha Sokolović in Bečkerek, Gazette of the Banat Museum (Pancevo) no. 20: 84-91.
  • Vorgić, D. and Kojičić, B. (2018) Goldsmith Karl Helmbold and his house from “A Thousand and One Nights,” Material for the Study of Cultural Monuments (Novi Sad), No. 31: 145-156.
  • Vorgić, D. (2017) The beginnings of Exhibition Activities of the Art Department of the National Museum Zrenjanin (1945−1950), Glasnik muzeja Banata (Pančevo) no. 19: 48−61.
  • Vorgić, D. (2016) Bell from 1757 – The Gift of Wenceslav Klee, Glasnik muzeja Banata (Pančevo) No. 18: 40−45.
  • Vorgić, D. and Ignjatov, V. (2016) Legacy of the Varadi family in the National Museum Zrenjanin, Rad Muzeja Vojvodine (Novi Sad) no. 58: 111−114.
  • Vorgić, D. (2016) Saint Raphael of Banat in the Context of Historical Sources and Ethnological Material, Sabornost (Požarevac) X: 147−157, (reprinted in: Zavičajc, No. 33-35, 2016-2018.)
  • Vorgić, D. (2012) Housing Culture: On the Occasion of 150 years Since the Founding of the First Furniture Factory in the City, Zavičajac (Zrenjanin), No. 32: 58−61.
  • Vorgić, D. (2012) Barcelona lighter than Beckerek, Zavicajac (Zrenjanin), No. 32: 31−32.
  • Krčmar, F. and Vorgić, D. (2011) Memorials in the Gate of the Assumption Church in Zrenjanin, Rad Muzeja Vojvodine (Novi Sad) no. 53: 193−205.
  • Vorgić, D. (2007) Zrenjanin Goldsmithing of the 16th and 17th Centuries, Journal of Culture and Social Affairs Ticket (Zrenjanin) 209-210: 175−184.
  • Vorgić, D. (2005) On the architecture of Zrenjanin – at the End of the 19th and the Beginning of the 20th Century, Likovni Život (Zemun) 111/112: 56−61.

– Printed Materials (Catalogues)

  • Vorgić, D. (2011) Record of Crafts – Kata (Zlatarka) Lončarski, in: Banat is Like a Story, ed. Zoran Slavić, Zrenjanin: Historical Archive of Zrenjanin and NIP Zrenjanin: 95−96.

-Printed editions (catalogs)

  • Vorgić, D. ed. (2019) Slavko Županski Memorial House, Zrenjanin: National Museum Zrenjanin
  • Vorgić, D. and Krčmar, F. (2019) Our Vukica: 1919−1969−2019, Zrenjanin: National Museum Zrenjanin
  • Vorgić, D. and Šalamon, A. (2017) At the Crossroads: Christian Sacral Objects from the Archaeological Department and the Collection of Applied Arts NMZ, Zrenjanin: National Museum Zrenjanin (+ CD-ROM)

-Printed editions (chapters in books)

  • Group of authors (2020) Stories from the Sleeping City: Made in ZR, Zrenjanin: Speed ​​023 – Zrenjanin. (Chapters: Brickworks, IT Proleter, GIK Banat, Tegum, Gutman Factory, Furniture Factory, Luxol, Metalprogres, Printing)
  • Group of authors (2018) Stories from the Sleeping city: Once Upon a Time, Zrenjanin: Speed ​​023 – Zrenjanin. (Chapters: Steam Room, Munkač, Saltworks)

-Printed editions (prospectuses)

  • Vorgić, D. and Ilić, M. (2020) Tolerance Project: Poster Exhibition / Small Retrospective MI, Zrenjanin: National Museum Zrenjanin
  • Vorgić, D. (2019) Japanism in Banat: 1869−1969 (version 1.1), Pančevo: National Museum Pančevo

– Electronic publications (catalogs)

  • Vorgić, D. (2018) Japanizam u Banatu: 1869−1969, Zrenjanin: Narodni muzej Zrenjanin (CD-ROM)

– Electronic publications (magazines)

  • Vorgić, D. (2015) Rudolf Schrötter – Schöpfer des modernen tschechoslowakischen Pressglases, Pressglas-Korrespondenz (Pocking) 2015-3 / 2015-4. (CD-ROM)
  • Vorgić, D. and Neumann, D. and Geiselberger, S. (2015) Die Glasfabrik Osredek in Kroatien (1839-1904), Pressglas-Korrespondenz (Pocking) 2015-2 (CD-ROM)
  • Vorgić, D. (2013) Od istoricizma do modernizma: Zbirka stakla – Vorgić, Zrenjanin: Narodni muzej Zrenjanin (CD-ROM)
  • Vorgić, D. (2011) Die zweite Glasfabrik in Jagodina von Nacko Janković (Serbien, 1879-1907), Pressglas-Korrespondenz (Pocking) 2011-4: 99-102. (CD-ROM)

– Electronic publications (internet)

  • Hill, M. and Vorgić, D. (2016) A New Name & Attribution – Dragan Drobnjak, Mark Hill Publishing, dostupno na: http://markhillpublishing.com/a-new-name-and-attribution-dragan-drobnjak/ (pristuplјeno (02.11.2016)
  • Vorgić, D. (2007) Oltarske slike Sekelj Bertalana u zrenjaninskoj katedrali, dostupno na: http://www.banaterra.eu/srpski/biblioteka/sekelj%20bertalan/Sekelj%20Bertalan%20u%20Zrenjaninu.pdf (pristuplјeno (22.11.2016)
  • Vorgić, D. (2005) Živopis manastira Praskvice, Projekta Rastko – Boka, dostupno na: https://www.rastko.rs/rastko-bo/umetnost/likovne/dvorgic-praskvica.html (pristuplјeno (22.11.2016)

EXHIBITIONS

– Author and co-author

  • Tito Poster – Printed Action, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, November 2020 (Museums for 10)
  • Stories from the Depository (Art-metal exhibition), Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, June-August 2020 (in cooperation with B. Dimkić)
  • Small Retrospective of Mirko Ilić, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, February-May 2020.
  • Japanism in Banat: 1869−1969. (Version 1.1), Gallery of the National Museum Pančevo, August-September 2019 (guest appearance)
  • Echoes of the Bauhaus, Hall of the National Museum Zrenjanin, May-June 2019 (European Museum Night)
  • Our Vukica: 1919−1969−2019, Small Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, March-April 2019 (with F. Krčmar)
  • Japanism in Banat: 1869–1969, Small Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, May − June 2018.
  • Art posters from the Past of the Museum (1945−1964), Hall of the National Museum Zrenjanin, May − July 2017 (European Museum Night)
  • At the Crossroads: Christian Sacral Objects from the Archaeological Department and the Collection of Applied Arts NMZ, Small Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, April-May 2017 (with A. Šalamon)
  • Our Glass: 170 Years Since the Founding of the First Glass Factory in Serbia, Hall of the National Museum Zrenjanin, May-June 2016 (European Museum Night)
  • Two Passions – One Exhibition (exhibition “From Historicism to Modernism: Vorgić Glass Collection”), Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, February-March 2013 (with M. Šijaković)

– Competent Curator

  • War and Humor 1914-1918, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, August-September 2020.
  • Project Tolerance: Poster Exhibition, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin – Freedom Square, February-May 2020.

– Associate

  • Tolerance – at Home (exhibition of works by high school students), Hall of the National Museum Zrenjanin, 2020.
  • Fatherland with Love, Vladičanski Dvor, Vršac, 2018.
  • So you are that Uroš Predić?, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, 2017.
  • Association of Serbian Artists Lada, Salon of the National Museum Zrenjanin, 2017.
  • Children’s Week – Chamber Exhibition of the Exhibition of Toys from the NMZ Fund, Permanent Exhibition of the National Museum Zrenjanin, 2016.
  • Publikum’s Calendar Guide to Life, Hall of the National Museum Belgrade, 2008.
  • Publikum’s Calendar Phenomenon: Karlssonwilker, Bezistan Belgrade, 2005.
  • Publikum’s Calendar Phenomenon: Slavimir, Bezistan Belgrade, 2004
  • Kal-expo, Publikum printing house, Belgrade, 2003.
  • Publikum Calendar Life: Art Station / Press Conference, Republic Square & Media Center, Belgrade, 2002.

PROJECTS

  • Restoration of a Wooden Chandelier from 1830, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2020 (expert associate)
  • Storytelling in Museum 3: Continue the Story, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2020 (expert associate at the workshop)
  • Protection of Museum objects from the Ethnological, Historical, Natural History Department and the Collection of Applied Arts of the National Museum Zrenjanin, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2019 (associate)
  • Realization of a Permanent Exhibition in the Annex of the House of Slavko Županski, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2019 (coordinator)
  • Storytelling 2: I’m Telling You a Story, National Museum Zrenjanin, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2019 (expert associate in two workshops)
  • Digitization of Objects from the Collections of the National Museum Zrenjanin, support: Wikimedia Serbia, 2018-2019. (associate)
  • Storytelling in the Museum, National Museum Zrenjanin, support: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, 2018 (expert associate in three workshops)
  • Memorial House of Slavko Županski, National Museum Zrenjanin, support: City of Zrenjanin, 2018 (member of the purchase committee, rapporteur, vice-president of the census commission)

ORGANIZATION / LECTURES

  • Projekcija filma Dragiša Brašovan – Majstor scenografije života, Mali salon NMZ, 10.03.2020. (organizacija)
  • Veče sećanja na Vukicu Popović (Vremeplov kroz muzeje: Zrenjanin), Mali salon, 05.04.2019. (sa F. Krčmarom; organizacija i moderacija)
  • Reč – dve o Ćupriji, Mali salon NMZ, 26.03.2019. (sa F. Krčmarom i B. Kojičićem; organizacija, predavanje i moderacija)
  • Mini festival japanskih anime filmova, Mali salon NMZ, jun 2018. (organizacija i selekcija)

ART, PHOTOGRAPHIC, AND DESIGN SOLUTIONS

  • Izložba: Projekt Tolerancija: izložba plakata i Mala retrospektiva Mirka Ilića, Narodni Muzej Zrenjanin – Trg slobode, 2020. (plakat, panoi)
  • Katalog: Spomen-kuća Slavka Županskog, Zrenjanin: Narodni muzej Zrenjanin, 2019. (naslovnica, fotografije, kolaži)
  • Izložba: Japanizam u Banatu: 1869−1969 (verzija 1.1), Pančevo: Narodnog muzeja Pančevo, 2019. (prospekt)
  • Izložba: Odjeci Bauhausa, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2019. (plakat i pano)
  • Izložba: Naša Vukica: 1919−1969−2019, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2019. (kolaži za panoe i katalog, plakati pratećih aktivnosti i dr.)
  • Izložba: Japanizam u Banatu: 1869−1969, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2018. (dizajn kataloga, plakat, fotografije, tehnička priprema)
  • Izložba: Na raskršću: Hrišćanski sakralni predmeti iz Arheološkog odelјenja i Zbirke primenjene umetnosti NMZ, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2017. (dizajn kataloga, fotografije, tehnička priprema)
  • Izložba: Naše staklo: 170 godina od osnivanja prve fabrike stakla u Srbiji, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2016. (fotografije za izložbene plakate, prospekt)
  • Izložba: Od istoricizma do modernizma: Zbirka stakla Vorgić / Dve pasije – jedna izložba, Narodni muzej Zrenjanin 2013. (fotografije, izložbeni plakati, dizajn kataloga)
  • Alternativni časopis: Žuta cigla: mesečni plenum generacije elemenata, Zrenjanin 2006−2007. (kolaži)

INDEPENDENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Autor i urednik internet sajta – Zbirka stakla – Vorgić (2015−2016) (dostupno na: https://sites.google.com/site/zbirkastaklavorgic/home)
  • Autor i urednik bloga – Banateka: Blogom u borbu za očuvanje i digitalizaciju kulturnog nasleđa Zrenjanina i Banata (2009- ) (dostupno na: http://banateka.blogspot.com/)
  • Član uredništva fanzina – Gvok: magazin za celu porodicu (2001)
  • Saradnik i povremeni urednik fanzina – Sjaj: ubijte dosadu malograđanskim pričama (1998-1999)

OTHER ACTIVITIES

  • Dokumentarni film Dragiša Brašovan: Majstor scenografije života (Banatski opus), 2019. (stručni saradnik)
  • Prikuplјanje površinskog arheološkog materijala na prostoru Gradske bašte, 2019.
  • Arheološka iskopavanja na lokalitetu Jančina humka, 2017. (stručni saradnik)
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