Ljubomir Popović

French painter of Serbian origin (1934-2016)

Ljubomir "Ljuba" Popović (14 October 1934 – 12 August 2016)[1] is a Serbian-born French surrealist painter. He was known for his many erotic and unusual subject matters. He was also known for his short documentary movie L'amour monstre de tous les temps (1978) by Walerian Borowczyk. He was born in Tuzla, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (modern-day Bosnia).

Drawing of Popović by Zoran Tucić.

Popović died on 12 August 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia at the age of 81.[2]


  1. "Umro slikar Ljuba Popović". Blic. 12 August 2016. Archived from the original on 13 August 2016. Retrieved 12 March 2019.
  2. Renowned Serbian painter Ljuba Popovic passes away