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Villa Prendić

Villa Prendić

Among a number of modern family houses – villas built in Belgrade during the 1930s, in which the influences of the modern movement were mostly formally applied, Zloković’s Villa Prendić, owned by lawyer Jovan Prendić, stands out, in whose architecture the principles of modernism are treated much more consistently and comprehensively.

Villa Šterić

Villa Šterić

With the architecture of Villa Šterić, owned by Dragoljub Šterić, Zloković continues to consider the spatial and organizational concepts of single-family residential buildings. Conceived as a detached family house on a plot, withdrawn from street regulation, Villa Šterić is spatially directed towards the garden towards which the cubes of the building are lowered.

University Children’s Clinic

University Children's Clinic

Founded in 1924, immediately after the formation of the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, the University Children’s Clinic was an independent health institution for which a new purpose-built building was erected between 1936 and 1940 according to a project by Milan Zloković.

State Printing House

State Printing House

Among the architectural competitions that were announced for state institutions in Belgrade during the 1930s, was the competition for the State Printing House from 1933, in which many leading Yugoslav architects participated.

State Postage Stamp Printing Factory

State Postage Stamp Printing Factory

The competition work for the building of the State Postage Stamp Printing Factory in Belgrade is one of the lesser-known Zloković projects from the mature period of creativity, which is now available to researchers in the Milan Zloković Collection at the Museum of the City of Belgrade. The state markarnica, an institution where postage and tax stamps and other securities were printed, was located before the Second World War in low barracks in the area at the foot of Senjak (on the corner of Vojvode Mišića Boulevard and Ruska Street).

Belgrade Fair

Belgrade Fair

For a long time, the issue of building a fair that would suit Belgrade as the capital of Yugoslavia and the main economic and administrative center of the country has been raised. Although a special association was founded in 1923 with the aim of improving all branches of the economy, in which the organization of fairs was supposed to be of primary importance, only during the first half of the 1930s did more concrete activities take place on the realization of this idea.

Primary school

Primary school

With the design of the primary school in Jagodina, Zloković established himself as a leading modernist in Serbian interwar architecture, whose works represent the refined achievements of a unique proceeding, in which a coherent and rational attitude towards architecture in all its humanistic and technical aspects is manifested.

FIAT building

FIAT building

The automotive industry of the first half of the 20th century was accompanied by a strong modernization process based on new technological and economic possibilities. In such an environment, modern architecture favored the presentation of modern achievements (products of the new industry), just as new car models were an appropriate attribute for a complete presentation of modern architectural achievements (house – machine).

Housing for clerks in industrial enterprises

Housing for clerks in industrial enterprises

The competition work for the residential building for clerks of industrial enterprises in Belgrade, of which two drawings have been preserved, represents an unknown Zloković design from the post-war period of creativity, which is now available to researchers in the Milan Zloković Collection at the Belgrade City Museum.