About us

The Art Research Centre of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, a public research institution, was established in 2018 by merging of the Institute of Theatre and Film Research of SAS and the Institute of Art History of SAS. The Centre conducts basic and applied research in the field of history and theory of art (theatre, film, visual arts and architecture) and artistic culture.


Director general of the Art Research Centre of SAS:
prof. PhDr. Miloš Mistrík, DrSc.
Organiz. branch Institute of Theatre and Film Research                       
Director:  doc. PhDr. Elena Knopová, PhD.
Research staff

Mgr. Dáša Čiripová, PhD.                                                                                                                                   doc. Mgr. Jana Dudková, PhD.                                                                                                                         doc. PhDr. Elena Knopová, PhD.                                                                                                                   prof. PhDr. Miloš Mistrík, DrSc.                                                                                                                        doc. Mgr. art. Karol Mišovic,PhD.                                                                                                                       Mgr. Michaela Mojžišová, PhD.                                                                                                                          doc. Mgr. Martin Palúch, PhD.                                                                                                                        PhDr. Dagmar Podmaková, CSc.                                                                                                                       Mgr. Zuzana Timčíková, PhD.

PhD. students

MgA. Martin Hodoň

Mgr. Milan Hrbek

Mgr. Klára Madunická

Specialist staff

PhDr. Katarína Ducárová                                                                                                                                Sylvia Ševčíková


Organiz. branch Institute of Art History                                              
Director:  prof. PhDr. Ivan Gerát, PhD.

Research staff

prof. PhDr. Ján Bakoš, DrSc.                                                                                                                             Mgr. Zuzana Bartošová, Ph.D.                                                                                                                           doc. PhDr. Ingrid Ciulisová, DSc.                                                                                                                      prof. PhDr. Ivan Gerát, PhD.                                                                                                                              doc. Mgr. Daniel Grúň, PhD.                                                                                                                          PhDr. Marta Herucová, Ph.D.                                                                                                                         Mgr., Mgr. Art. Barbara Hodásová, PhD.                                                                                                     Mgr. Veronika Kucharská, PhD.                                                                                                                      Mgr. Peter Megyeši, PhD.                                                                                                                                  Mgr. Bibiana Pomfyová, PhD.                                                                                                                         prof. PhDr. Marián Zervan, CSc.

PhD. Students

Mgr. Adrián Kobetič                                                                                                                                   

Mgr. Adam Korcsmáros

Mgr. Katarína Orviská

Specialist staff

RNDr. Eva Fiedlerová                                                                                                                                         Mgr. Matej Orság                                                                                                                                               Zuzana Švecová                                                                                                                                                 Adriana Tomeková

Other staff

Dáša Tomeková