painter and stage designer

Ljubo Babić (June 14th, 1890 Jastrebarsko - May 14th, 1974 Zagreb) in his youth he began his artistic education in Zagreb and continued it at the Munich Academy.

It was there that he received the full width of his education which enabled him to open The Modem Painting School and give lectures at the Akademija likovnih umjetnosti (Academy of fine arts) in Zagreb upon his return there. Some of the attributes of Babies art are in opposition to those of the famous Zagreb School and those of symbolism. He was painting landscapes, portraits and still life.

He cooperated with the director Branko Gavella in the creation of numerous stage designs for the Zagreb Drama Theatre.

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