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Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

Bust of Meritorious Professors of the Ljubljana University

Various sculptors
1958-2012

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Description

Along the semicircular driveway to the entrance of the University are eight busts.

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

božidar
jakac
1899
1989

Signed: drago tršar 2012

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

anton
kuhelj
1902
1980

Signed: černe 92

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

mihajlo
rostohar
1878
1966

Signed: v. stoviček

Božidar Jakac (Novo mesto 1899 - Ljubljana 1989)
Slovenian Expressionist, Realist and Symbolist painter, printmaker, art teacher, photographer and filmmaker; first dean of the Academy of Fine Arts
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Drago Tršar, unveiled 18 June 2012

Anton Kuhelj (Opčine 1902 - Ljubljana 1980)
Slovenian engineer; Dean of the Faculty of Engineering (1947/48) and Rector of the University of Ljubljana (1954-1956) (Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Peter Černe 1992

Mihajlo Rostohar (Brege 1878 - Golek 1966)
Slovenian psychologist, writer, politician and teacher; together with Hribar and Majaron he had an important role in establishing the University of Ljubljana (Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Vladimir Štoviček, 1958

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

danilo
majaron
1859
1939

Signed: putrih

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

ivan
hribar
1851
1941

Signed: putrih

Danilo Majaron (Borovnica 1859 - Bled 1931)
Slovenian lawyer and politician (Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Karel Putrih

Ivan Hribar (Trzin 1851 - Ljubljana 1941)
Slovenian and Yugoslav banker, politician, diplomat and journalist; mayor of Ljubljana, 1896-1910, famous for implementing a large scale reconstruction of the town after the Ljubljana earthquake of 1895 (Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Karel Putrih

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

josip
plemelj
1873
1967

Signed: b kalin

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

josip
plečnik
1872
1957

Signed: černe 89?

Ljubljana - Kipi zaslužnih profesorjev Univerze v Ljubljani

leonid
pitamic
1885
1971

Signed: ???

Josip Plemelj (Bled 1873 - Ljubljana 1967)
Slovenian mathematician; the first rector of the University of Ljubljana
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Boris Kalin

Josip Plečnik (Ljubljana 1872 - Ljubljana 1957)
Slovenian architect who had a major impact on the modern identity of the city of Ljubljana
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Peter Černe 1989?

Leonid Pitamic (Postojna 1885 - Ljubljana 1971)
Slovenian lawyer, philosopher of law, diplomat and academic (Wikipedia).

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Hribar, Ivan
  • Jakac, Božidar
  • Kalin, Boris
  • Kuhelj, Anton
  • Lawyer
  • Majaron, Danilo
  • Mathematician
  • Mayor
  • Painter
  • Pitamic, Leonid
  • Plečnik, Jože
  • Plemelj, Josip
  • Politician/Statesman
  • Psychologist
  • Putrih, Karel
  • Rector
  • Rostohar, Mihajlo
  • Scholar / scientist
  • Štoviček, Vladimir
  • Teacher
  • Tršar, Drago
  • Location (N 46°2'57" - E 14°30'15")

    Item Code: si113; Photograph: 10 September 2016
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