Insects in Culture

Exhibition created by Bože Kokan and Sanja Vrgoč

Duration: from January 27, 2012, to September 3, 2012

About the exhibition: A visiting exhibition from the Split Natural History Museum shows the numerous roles of various insects in art, religion, mythology, belief, philosophy, folk traditions, folklore, society and culture in general. Motifs from the Croatian cultural heritage are incorporated in the context of the world phenomenon of cultural entomology. Thematic posters match display cases with prepared insects, wooden figures of them and examples of design inspired by insects and other motifs.


Under Pressure

  • Riječna kornjača

Balkan Pond Turtle

  • Šum mora

Murmur of the Seas

  • Tko su lesepsijski migranti?

Who are the Lessepsian Migrants?

Fish of the Dubrovnik Area

  • Zaštićene vrste

Protected Species

  • Dermochelys coriacea

Dermochelys coriacea

  • Gyotaku


Let’s Dive

Under Pressure

The Balkan pond turtle

To the Honour of the City

Murmur of the Seas

Fish of the Dubrovnik Region

With compound eyes

Vietnam from North to South

Who Are the Lessepsian Migrants?

Metamorphosis of Plants

Secrets of the Karst

Marine Blues

The Finest Astrophotography

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