Lauba, Zagreb’s newest and unquestionably coolest art gallery, is housed in the former riding arena of the Austro-Hungarian cavalry barracks, built just over 100 years ago. Later the building was used as a textile factory, until transformed into the light-flooded, brick-clad art space you see today (it’s a listed building, so the original windows and …

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Kumica Barica

On a rainy day in Zagreb earlier this week…. This statue of a peasant woman, known as Kumica Barica, stands at the entrance to Dolac market, Zagreb, Croatia