rom the start, the National Gallery of Bosnia and Herzegovina has been divided into several departments that enable it to carry out its legally pre-determined activities such as: systematic research, maintenance, restoration and presentation of its collections to public.
The research-related activities revolve around its rich collection, and can be performed within the library and documentation and archive department. Additionally, with its photo-documentation division, the National Gallery of BiH can deliver professional research in the field of fine arts, primarily focused on the works of the Bosnian and Herzegovinian origin. The Gallery’s staff is always on top of the new and emerging trends in art scene, providing the public with an access to new information and news. Lastly, the Gallery handles all the publishing of its professional work, monographs, catalogues, etc. Frequently and regularly, the National Gallery of BiH organises permanent and temporary exhibitions in cooperation with the related institutions in the country and abroad, also organizing the exhibition exchange. Lastly, its educational segment offers various educational programmes around the exhibitions, organized professional guided tours and children’s workshops.
Umjetnička galerija Bosne i Hercegovine, osnovana 1946. godine, proučava i čuva preko 6000 djela moderne i savremene umjetnosti, predstavljajući, sa stajališta vizuelne umjetnosti, najstariju i najznačajniju muzejsku instituciju u Bosni i Hercegovini.