Zmijanski vez

Radenka Jungić working on a piece of Zmijanje embroidery in her gallery shop in Banja Luka, Bosnia (11 April 2014). Zmijanje embroidery (Zmijanski vez) is a distinctive style of embroidery unique to this region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and is due to be inscribed on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage in October 2014. Radenka Jungić is the country’s leading Zmijanje embroidery artist, and her work has won numerous awards.

Radenka Jungic working on a piece of Zmijanje embroidery in her gallery shop in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina (11 April 2014). © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Radenka Jungic working on a piece of Zmijanje embroidery in her gallery shop in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina (11 April 2014). Zmijanje embroidery (Zmijanski vez) is a distinctive style of embroidery unique to this region of Bosnia, and is due to be inscribed on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage in October 2014. Radenka Jungic is the country’s leading Zmijanje embroidery artist, and her work has won numerous awards. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

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