Bjanka Adžić Ursulov, the Prešeren Award Laureate for Lifetime Achievement in 2019

Bjanka Adžić Ursulov has in the course of her career also created the costume design for the staging of William Shakespeare’s King Lear, in the vision of the director Dušan Jovanović. “Her costume design is always a reflection of the characters’ psychology and of the drama setting,” stands out in the award’s argumentation. Moreover, she is active as a set designer and is cherished as an outstanding ambassador of Slovene theatre abroad.


From our Collections – February 2019 Poster:

William Shakespeare, King Lear, directed by Dušan Jovanović, SNT Drama Ljubljana, Ljubljana City Theatre and Cankarjev dom, opening on 4 October 1992 at Cankarjev dom. Photo: Tone Stojko, 1992. Source: SLOGI Iconotheque – Theatre Museum.

Photo: Tone Stojko, 1992. Source: Iconotheque SLOGI – Theatre Museum.