Ivana Hanaček (1981) is an art historian, researcher, curator and PhD candidate in the Department of Art History, University of Zadar. Since 2010 she has been a member of the curatorial collective BLOK within which she curated the UrbanFestival, and since 2016 she has been co-curating the art and education programme of BAZA. She has also co-authored numerous exhibitions and publications in the field of socially engaged. She has conducted a number of research projects on neglected topics in 20th century Croatian art history including censorship, feminism, and creative resistance. Hanaček is also a co-founder of the Political School for Artists and the Trešnjevka Neighbourhood Museum.