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Oct 25th 2019
News

Foreign media on a two-day visit to Rijeka – European Capital Culture 2020

By: Rijeka 2020

Ten German reporters have been staying in Rijeka since yesterday on a visit introducing a year-long programme whose aim is to cover the events of the Rijeka - European Capital of Culture 2020 project.

Oct 25th 2019
Cultural Diplomacy, News

Rijeka and Galway – European Capitals of Culture 2020 presented in Rome

By: Rijeka 2020

Rijeka and Galway, the cities that will hold the title of European Capital of Culture in 2020, will be presented at the 10th Festival of Diplomacy in Rome on Thursday, 24 October.

Oct 22nd 2019
Cultural Diplomacy, News

Day-long presentation of Rijeka – European Capital of Culture in Ljubljana

By: Rijeka 2020

The presentation of the City of Rijeka and its cultural programme for next year, when it will hold the title of European Capital of Culture 2020, was held on Tuesday, 22 October, in Ljubljana. As the first Croatian city to hold this coveted...

Oct 22nd 2019
News

More than 45 Delegates from European Capitals of Culture Meet in Rijeka

By: Rijeka 2020

On 22 and 23 October, Rijeka will welcome the heads of projects from the cities that were, or that are yet to become European Capitals of Culture. The meeting of the Network of ECoC cities takes place twice a year in the cities that will be...

Oct 22nd 2019
Children's House, News

Join us on a Journey into the Magical World of Puppeteers and Puppet Theatres

By: Rijeka 2020

The 24th edition of the Puppet Theatre Revue, organised by the Rijeka City Puppet Theatre, will be take place this year from 4-11 November at the City Puppet Theatre and the Croatian House of Culture in Sušak.

Oct 21st 2019
News, Times of Power

“Recognising the Absence 2019.” – Presentation of Artwork in the Public Space of Lipa

By: Rijeka 2020

A presentation of artwork by Diana Sokolić, Josip Pino Ivančić, and Bojan Koštić was held on Friday in front of the Memorial Centre Lipa Remembers. The works were presented under the “Presenting the Absence 2019.” programme which i...

Oct 18th 2019
27 Neighbourhoods, News

Artists from Home and Abroad Find Inspiration in the Delnice and Mrkopalj Neighbourhoods

By: Rijeka 2020

The first visits of artists from home and abroad have begun to happen in two of the 27 Neighbourhoods of the European Capital of Culture project. During 2019 and 2020 they will hang out with the locals and work in places that are part of th...

Oct 18th 2019
News

The Programme of the Rijeka 2020 – European Capital of Culture Project Showcased in Paris

By: Rijeka 2020

The programme of the Rijeka 2020 – European Capital of Culture project was showcased in Paris at a press conference attended by numerous French journalists and held at the Croatian Embassy. The programme was presented by the Mayor of Rije...

Oct 17th 2019
News

Seasons of Power – The Complex and Complicated Curve of Life that Carries Rijeka’s messages to Europe

By: Rijeka 2020

Already in the preparatory stages of the candidature for the title of the European Capital of Culture, The Seasons of Power flagship has proven to be one of the most powerful programme strands. Complex and challenging as it is, it is alread...

Oct 15th 2019
News

International Perspectives on Participatory Approaches in Arts and Culture

By: Rijeka 2020

A shift toward participation is increasingly evident across sectors as various actors respond to technological developments and aim to create more democratic, inclusive and equal societies.

Oct 15th 2019
News

Rijeka wins the European Commission award of €1.5 million for the successful implementation of the European Capital of Culture project so far

By: Rijeka 2020

The Melina Mercouri Award, named after the Greek Minister of Culture, who is considered the most responsible for founding the European Capital of Culture project, was won by Rijeka upon the recommendation of a European Commission expert pan...

Oct 15th 2019
Children's House, News

Advanced ticket sales begin for the 24. Puppet Theatre Revue

By: Rijeka 2020

From 14 through 19 October 2019 all puppet theatre lovers will get a chance to buy tickets in advance for the 24. The Puppet Theatre Revue is to be held from 4-11 November 2019.