Miroslav Eliáš

(*1982, Šurany, Slovak Republic)

Miroslav Eliáš is a museum manager, historian and writer. He was born and works in the town of Šurany. Having studied museology at the Department of Ecomuseology – Faculty of Natural Sciences in Matej Bel University in Banská Štiavnica (2006), he subsequently defended a thesis on the theme of Environmental Management of Museum Systems (2009). He worked as a cultural executive in the Urban Cultural Centre in Šurany. From 2007 he has been administrator of the Šurany Municipal Museum, which he co-founded. Apart from that, he has been a participant in the founding of the Forgách Family Museum in Jelenec Mansion near Nitra, where he is both author and guarantor of the permanent exhibition.