Academic journal article Millennium Film Journal

Ivan Ladislav Galeta (1947 - 2014)

Academic journal article Millennium Film Journal

Ivan Ladislav Galeta (1947 - 2014)

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Ivan Ladislav Galeta who was born in Vinkovci, Croatia on 9th May, 1947 and died on 7th January 2014.

Ladislav had been a long-term friend since his first invitation for me to show at the Multi-Media Centre Zagreb in the early 1980s. We found an immediate rapport as artists and seemed to share many similar attitudes to life. Galeta was a fine and innovative artist making numerous key works of experimental cinema, later extending his practice to include works for the Internet. He was a crucial influence on the artistic environment of Croatia and the old eastern bloc in the surrounding region of Europe, in particular leading and curating the Multi-Media Centre in Zagreb for many years. This was an exceptional screening venue run to a very high standard with a continuous program of international visitors. His influence also extended to education where he was a challenging and inspiring teacher. In more recent years he focused much of his energy into developing a form of organic gardening, practically establishing a garden growing fruit and vegetables applying experimental systems of crop rotation. …

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