Summer School 2016

Welcome aboard the HMS Danubius for this leg of the journey from the plains of Vojvodina to the Romanian border! We have plenty of fresh local produce on board and plenty of tales to tell as we journey through this beautiful and complex region. We hope you’ll enjoy the sites and that you may even learn something along the way.

In the course of this journey we were fortunate enough to encounter Anja Predojevic who is a young Serbian artist living in London. Born and raised in Novi Sad, her art is deeply influenced by her childhood in Serbia and the “troubled times” of the 1990s.  Whilst her early work was more explicitly political than the colourful abstracts she recently produced as part of her ‘Synergy of Nature and Nurture’ collection, she now cites the Serbian landscape as an increasing inspiration – in particular her grandparents’ mountainous home town of Vrdnik. 

Her work can be found at www.anjapredojevic.com

We interviewed Anja on Sunday 5th June at her studio in South Kensington:

The log book of our stimulating journey can be found here: Log Book

Navigator: Alexander “Sasha” Mesarovich

Crew: Sura Abdullayeva, Rory Forsyth, Alfred Harwood, and Helen Sou.

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