Croatia

Ranka Saračević-Würth

Croatia

Born in 1954 in Zagreb, Croatia. Ranka Saračević-Würth graduated in Art History and Italian Language from the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Zagreb, in 1979. Prior to taking permanent employment in the Conservation Service, she worked on organising art expositions. Since 1984, she has been working in the Conservation Service, currently in the Ministry of Culture, Sector for the Protection of Cultural Heritage on documentation processes, photo-database and creating inventories of movable cultural heritage in the property of religious communities. Since 2002, Ranka Saračević-Würth has been Head Conservator of the Republic of Croatia for movable cultural heritage and since 2012, Head of Sector for the Protection of Cultural Heritage. In 2003 she became representative of the Ministry of Culture in the Council of Europe's Committee for Cultural and Natural Heritage and Landscape. 

State Heritage Authority website: http://www.min-kulture.hr/