We thank all cultural institutions taking part in this cultural awareness campaign “Day of Museum Solidarity – March 4.” The number of participants is growing with each day.

40 Countries / 4 Continents


List of Institutions (currently 225)

Immigration Museum, Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourneAustralia
Macquarie University, Faculty of Human Sciences, North Ryde, AustraliaNorth RydeAustralia
Migration Museum, Adelaide, AustraliaAdelaideAustralia
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, The Rocks, AustraliaThe RocksAustralia
National Pioneer Women’s Hall of Fame, Alice Springs, AustraliaAlice SpringsAustralia
University of Tasmania, Faculty of Arts, AustraliaTasmaniaAustralia
afo – architecture forum upper-austria, Linz AustriaLinzAustria
Ars-Electronica, Linz, AustriaLinzAustria
Artenne, Nenzing, AustriaNenzingAustria
Austrian Museum of Folk Life an Folk Art, Vienna, AustriaViennaAustria
Camera Austria, Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
Cultural City Network Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
Forum Stadtpark, Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
Jewish Museum Hohenems, AustriaHohenemsAustria
LENTOS Art Museum Linz, AustriaLinzAustria
< rotor > association for contemporary art, Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, AustriaSalzburgAustria
Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, AustriaGrazAustria
vai – Vorarlberg Architecture Institute, Dornbirn, AustriaDornbirnAustria
EVUG – Ethnographic Collections Ghent, BelgiumGhentBelgium
Art Gallery of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
The Bosniac Institute – Adil Zulfikarpašić Foundation, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Fine Art Studio, Brcko, Bosnia-HerzegovinaBrckoBosnia-Herzegovina
FORTIS – International Center for Children and Youth, Jablanica, Bosnia-HerzegovinaJablanicaBosnia-Herzegovina
Franciscan Museum and Gallery Gorica Livno, Bosnia-HerzegovinaLivnoBosnia-Herzegovina
Historical Museum of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Human Rights Center Library, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaUniversity of SarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
International University of Sarajevo, Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (VACD), Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
JU Kinoteka BiH, Sarajevo Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Museum Alija Izetbegović, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Museum of City of Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
National Film Archive of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Oriental Institute Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
Regional Museum Travnik, Bosnia-HerzegovinaTravnikBosnia-Herzegovina
Sarajevo Center for Contemporary Art (SCCA), Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Philosophy, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Architecture, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevoBosnia-Herzegovina
University of Tuzla, Faculty of Philosophy, Bosnia-HerzegovinaTuzlaBosnia-Herzegovina
Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia, BulgariaSofiaBulgaria
Audain Gallery, Vancouver, CanadaVancouverCanada
ÉMI, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Québec, CanadaQuébecCanada
University of Waterloo, Department of Fine Arts, Ontario, CanadaOntarioCanada
Archaeological Museum in Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Archeological Museum of Istria, Pula, CroatiaPulaCroatia
Archeological Museum of Zadar, CroatiaZadarCroatia
Art Gallery Split, CroatiaSplitCroatia
Center for Culture Vela Luka, Otok Korčula, CroatiaOtok KorčulaCroatia
City Gallery Antun Gojak, Makarska, CroatiaMakarskaCroatia
City Gallery Fonticus Grožnjan, CroatiaGrožnjanCroatia
City Museum Karlovac, CroatiaKarlovacCroatia
Croatian Archaeological Association, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Croatian Hinterland (Hrvatsko Zagorje) Museums, Antun Augustinčić Gallery, Klanjec, CroatiaKlanjecCroatia
Croatian School Museum, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Dubrovnik Museums, Dubrovnik, CroatiaDubrovnikCroatia
Ethnographic Museum of Istria, Pazin, CroatiaPazinCroatia
Ethnographic Museum Split, CroatiaSplitCroatia
Ethnographic Museum Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Foto Galerija Lang, Sombor, CroatiaSomborCroatia
Historical and Maritime Museum of Istria, Pula, CroatiaPulaCroatia
Hunting Museum of the Croatian Hunting Association, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
ICOM Croatia, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
ICOM Europe, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Juraj Dobrila University of Pula, University Library, Pula, CroatiaPulaCroatia
Kortil Gallery, Rijeka, CroatiaRijekaCroatia
MHZ – Galerija Antuna Augustinčića, Klanjec, CroatiaKlanjecCroatia
Municipal Museum of Rijeka, CroatiaRijekaCroatia
Municipal Museum of Vinkovci, CroatiaVinkovciCroatia
Museum of Ancient Glass, Zadar, CroatiaZadarCroatia
Museum of Arts and Crafts Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Museum of Broken Relationships, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Museum of Koprivnica, CroatiaKoprivnicaCroatia
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Rijeka, CroatiaRijekaCroatia
Museums of Ivan Meštrović – Gallery Meštrović, Split, CroatiaSplitCroatia
Museums of Ivan Meštrovića – Studio Meštrović, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Narona Archaeological Museum, Vid, CroatiaVidCroatia
National and University Library in Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
National Museum Zadar, CroatiaZadarCroatia
Natural History Museum and Zoo, Split, CroatiaSplitCroatia
Natural History Museum Metković, CroatiaMetkovićCroatia
NGO Eco Center “Charles Darwin,” Novi Vinodolski, CroatiaNovi VinodolskiCroatia
Pakrac Museum, Pakrac, CroatiaPakracCroatia
Public Institution of Krka National Park, Šibenik, CroatiaŠibenikCroatia
Regional Museum Ozalj, CroatiaOzaljCroatia
Regional Museum Slatina, CroatiaSlatinaCroatia
Society of Architects Rijeka, CroatiaRijekaCroatia
Strossmayer Gallery of Old Masters, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Technical Museum Zagreb,CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Trogir Museum, Trogir, CroatiaTrogirCroatia
University of Dubrovnik, CroatiaDubrovnikCroatia
University of Split, Faculty of Philosophy, Art History Department, Split, CroatiaSplitCroatia
University of Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
Zagreb City Museum, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia
DAMU – Academy of Dramatic Arts, Prague, Czech RepublicPragueCzech Republic
Danish Museum of Energy, Bjerringbro, DenmarkBjerringbroDenmark
The David Collection, Copenhagen, DenmarkCopenhagenDenmark
Pro Arte Foundation, Helsinki, FinlandHelsinkiFinland
Association Ethno Logique, Gap, FranceGapFrance
National Museum of Macedonia, Skopje, The Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaSkopjeFYR Macedonia
University Ss. Cyril and Methodius Skopje, Faculty of Fine Arts, The Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaSkopjeFYR Macedonia
Vinica City Museum, Vinica, The Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaVinicaFYR Macedonia
Academy of Arts Berlin, GermanyBerlinGermany
Berlin University of the Arts, Art in Context Program, Berlin, GermanyBerlinGermany
Ethnographic Museum Dresden, GermanyDresdenGermany
Galerie Esther Donatz, Munich, GermanyMunichGermany
Gellert-Museum Hainichen, GermanyHainichenGermany
German Historical Museum, Berlin, GermanyBerlinGermany
ifa-Galerie Stuttgart, GermanyStuttgartGermany
Jewish Museum Munich, GermanyMunichGermany
Kunsthalle Mainz, GermanyMainzGermany
Linden-Museum Stuttgart, GermanyStuttgartGermany
NEMO, the Network of European Museum Organisations, Berlin, GermanyBerlinGermany
University Library of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, GermanyBerlinGermany
ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, GermanyKarlsruheGermany
University of Thessaly in Greece, Department of Early Childhood Education, Volos, GreeceVolosGreece
Budapest History Museum, Budapest, HungaryBudapestHungary
Danube Museum, Esztergom, HungaryEsztergomHungary
Déri Museum, Debrecen, HungaryDebrecenHungary
Hungarian Jewish Archives, Budapest, HungaryBudapestHungary
ikOn – Contemporary Art Database, Érd, HungaryÉrdHungary
Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, HungaryBudapestHungary
Museum of Ethnography Budapest, HungaryBudapestHungary
nanu-nanu Bt., Budapest, HungaryBudapestHungary
Iravati Karve Museum of Anthropology, Dept. Of Anthropology, University of Pune, IndiaPuneIndia
Castel Sforzesco di Miano, Milan ItalyMilanItaly
European Public Art, Fivizzano, ItalyFivizzanoItaly
Jewish Museum of Casale Monferrato, ItalyCasale MonferratoItaly
Sapienza University of Rome, Department of History, Culture, Religion, Rome ItalyRomeItaly
University of Padova, ItalyPadovaItaly
National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka, JapanOsakaJapan
National Museum of Nouakchott, MauritaniaNouakchottMauritania
National Museum of Archaeology and History of Moldova, Chisinau, MoldaviaChisinauMoldavia
Nouveau Musée National de Monaco (NMNM), MonacoMonacoMonaco
Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT), Auckland, New ZealandAucklandNew Zealand
Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo, NorwayOsloNorway
Oslo Museum, Oslo, NorwayOsloNorway
Pivot Art Gallery, onlineonlineonline
Baltic Sea Cultural Centre, Gdansk, PolandGdanskPoland
City Culture Institute, Gdańsk, PolandGdańskPoland
IF Silesia Film, Katowice, PolandKatowicePoland
esap [Escola Superior Artística do Porto], Porto, PortugalPortoPortugal
Galeria Belo-Galsterer, Lisbon, PortugalLisbonPortugal
Making Art Happen, Lisbon, PortugalLisbonPortugal
Qatar Art Center, Doha, QatarDohaQatar
ASTRA National Museum Complex, Sibiu, RomaniaSibiuRomania
Galeria Arcade 24, Bistriţa, RomaniaBistriţaRomania
TempoArt Gallery, Bucharest, RomaniaBucharestRomania
LABORATORIA Art&Science Space, Moscow, RussiaMoscowRussia
State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia, Moscow, RussiaMoscowRussia
Association of Applied Arts, Artists and Designers of Vojvodina, Novi Sad, SerbiaNovi SadSerbia
Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
Cultural Centre of Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
Cultural Centre Požega, SerbiaPožegaSerbia
Faculty of Dramatic Arts Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
Gallery of Contemporary Art Požarevac, SerbiaPožarevacSerbia
Gallery of Matica srpska, Novi Sad, SerbiaNovi SadSerbia
Modern Gallery, Cultural Center Lazarevac, SerbiaLazarevacSerbia
Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad, SerbiaNovi SadSerbia
Museum of Vojvodina, Novi Sad, SerbiaNovi SadSerbia
Museum of Yugoslav History, Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
National Museum in Belgrade, SerbiaBelgradeSerbia
Yellow River Arts Centre – Singapore Base, SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
Arheoacta s.p. – Archeological Research, Deskle, Kanal, SloveniaKanalSlovenia
City Art Gallery, Ljubljana, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljna, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
National Museum of Slovenia, Ljubljana, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
Posavlje Museum, Brežice, SloveniaBrežiceSlovenia
Regional Museum Koper, SloveniaKoperSlovenia
Tolmin Museum, Tolmin, SloveniaTolminSlovenia
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Education, Ljubljana, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
ZVKDS – Center for Preventive Archaeology (CPA), Ljubljana, SloveniaLjubljanaSlovenia
Joan Miró Foundation, Barcelona, SpainBarcelonaSpain
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Department of Modern Philology, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, SpainLas Palmas de Gran CanariaSpain
Kulenovic Collection, Karlskrona, SwedenKarlskronaSweden
Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, SwedenStockholmSweden
University of Lund, Department of Social Anthropology, Lund, SwedenLundSweden
ETH Zurich, D-ARCH, Zurich, SwitzerlandZurichSwitzerland
Museum Liner, Appenzell, SwitzerlandAppenzellSwitzerland
ALLTAG Atelier Architecture Urbanism, Amsterdam, The NetherlandsAmsterdamThe Netherlands
Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, NetherlandsAlmereThe Netherlands
Onomatopee, Eindhoven, The NetherlandsEindhovenThe Netherlands
SCHUNCK*, Heerlen, NetherlandsHeerlenThe Netherlands
Stroom Den Haag, The NetherlandsDen HaagThe Netherlands
Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The NetherlandsEindhovenThe Netherlands
National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kiev, UkraineKievUkraine
De Montfort University, Fine and Applied Art, St Albans, United KingdomSt AlbansUnited Kingdom
TheGallery at Arts University Bournemouth, Poole, United KingdomPooleUnited Kingdom
University of Leicester, School of Museum Studies, Leicester, United KingdomLeicesterUnited Kingdom
University of Manchester, School of Environment and Development, Manchester, United KingdomManchesterUnited Kingdom
Whitechapel Gallery, London, United KingdomLondonUnited Kingdom
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Unites StatesIthacaUSA
17 Cox Gallery, Beverly, MA, Unites StatesBeverlyUSA
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA, USASacramentoUSA
Florida Holocaust Museum, St. Petersburg, FL, USASt. PetersburgUSA
Fresh Air Gallery, Columbus, OH, USAColumbusUSA
Florida International University Green Library, Miami, FL, USAMiami, FLUSA
Herron School of Art and Design, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN, USAIndianapolisUSA
Isolation Room / Gallery Kit, St. Louis, MO, USASt. LouisUSA
New York CityUSA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Architecture, Cambridge, MA, USACambridgeUSA
MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA, USACambridgeUSA
MIT Museum, Cambridge, MA, USACambridgeUSA
Museum of Art and Origins, New York, NY, USANew York CityUSA
Museum of Modern Art Chicago, USAChicagoUSA
National Louis University, Skokie, IL, USASkokieUSA
The New School Art Collection, New York, NY, USANew York CityUSA
Parsons The New School for Design, Fine Arts Program, New York, NY, USANew York CityUSA
Pitzer College Art Galleries,Claremont, CA, USAClaremontUSA
Richard Stockton College, Galloway, NJ, USAGallowayUSA
Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA, USAWalthamUSA
SPECTRE Arts, Durham, NC, USADurhamUSA
University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL, USAChicagoUSA
University of Oregon, Allen Hall Public Relations, Eugene, OR, USAEugeneUSA
Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN, USAMinneapolisUSA
Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, USABostonUSA
White Box, New York, NY, USANew York CityUSA
State Silk Museum, Tbilisi, GeorgiaTbilisiGeorgia
Resource Centre Leskovac, Leskovac, SerbiaLeskovacSerbia
Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ, USANew BrunswickUSA
Dombóvár Museum, Dombóvár, HungaryDombóvár Hungary
South Australian Museum, Adelaide, AustraliaAdelaide Australia
Museum of Pharmacy History, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, SerbiaBelgrade

Portal | Cultural and artistic laboratory, Sarajevo, Bosnia-HerzegovinaSarajevo

Croatian Natural History Museum, Zagreb, CroatiaZagrebCroatia


  • Dario Dragobratovic, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Djenan Bogdanic, Prvi faktor, Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Amira Busuladzic, Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Marcia Grostein, United States of America
  • Maxime Guillemin, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Amra Hadžimehmedović, Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Moh Hettah, Egypt
  • Katalin Horvath, United Kingdom
  • Ajdina Jerkovic, Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Petra Kohlenprath, Austria
  • Ilina Koralova, Germany
  • Tina Kosak, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Malgorzata Lisiewicz, Poland
  • Jean-François Moreau, France
  • Stevan Novaković, USA
  • Anda Rottenberg, Poland
  • Dubravka Duba Sambolec , Norway / Slovenia
  • Eva Schlegel, Austria
  • Irina Subotic, Serbia
  • Studio Beeklaan, Netherlands
  • Nebojša Vilić, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia



Credits for the “Day of Museum Solidarity” campaign:
Initiated, conceived and managed by: Azra Akšamija
Organization and production by: Members of the platform CULTURESHUTDOWN: Azra Akšamija, Selma Gičević, Maximilian Hartmuth, Asja Mandić, Jasmin Mujanović, Dietmar Offenhuber, Susan Pearce, Andras Riedlmayer, James Thomas Snyder, Jeff Spurr, Sonja Srdanović, and Mladen Vuković.
Financed by: Azra Akšamija (private), with the Director’s Grant from the Council for the Arts at MIT
Participants: 225 cultural institutions from 40 countries across the globe
Support by: CIMAM, ICOM, ICOM Hrvatska, Društvo Povijesničara Umjetnosti Hrvatske, e-flux.
CULTURESHUTDOWN logo designed by: Jegan Vincent de Paul.
We thank all individuals and institutions supporting this campaign, especially to Ljerka Dublić, Toshiro Ihara, Eva Meran, Floor van de Velde, and Zdenka Badovinac. Many thanks to all of you who mobilized your personal contacts in this call and helped spread the word.
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