The IETM, one of the largest global umbrella performing arts organisations, with over 450 member organisations in more than 50 countries, will hold its plenary session this year in Rijeka (Croatia) from 24 to 27 October 2019, as part of the Rijeka 2020 European Capital of Culture project.
In cooperation with the City of Rijeka and the Agency Rijeka 2020, German Culture Forum for Central and Eastern Europe announces a scholarship for a Writer in Residency (m/f) in Rijeka/Fiume/St.
At the meeting on Thursday, July 18, in the premises of RiHub, the Assembly of PartnerRi Business Club association unanimously selected six projects that are currently being implemented in the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County in the fields of culture, arts and social innovations, that they will co-finance in the total amount of HRK 100,000. In April, PartneRi Business Club announced the first call for project funding with the aim of raising the quality of life in the local community and promoting socially responsible behaviour and cooperation with the community through investments in culture, art and social innovation, for which they received 37 applications.
The children's Tobogan Festival Rijeka 2020 - European Capital of Culture ended yesterday in a cheerful atmosphere.
The best Romany brass band in the Balkans - the Boban Markovic Orkestar - comes to Rijeka, and indigenous food from as many as 20 world cuisines will be prepared.
On Tuesday, 2 July, in the park in Školjić, during the Tobogan Children's Festival that is held as part of the Rijeka 2020 – European Capital of Culture event, a conversation took place with the Spanish artist Francisco de Pajaro, who had been staying in Rijeka since 27 June and made several public art installations, which have the distinction of being made from rubbish.
A highlight of April and May of this year were the study visits of a few Lungomare artists with the aim of becoming thoroughly familiarized with the locations selected for the research that will culminate in permanent art installations.