Most narratives of Chinese Contemporary Art start from the end of the Cultural Revolution. Around 1979, Chinese artists were suddenly exposed to western art history, which led to a rapid turnover of artistic styles. Different art historians have different opinions about what happened next
Although he has only been the director of the Goethe-Institut in Belgrade since March, Frank Baumann notes that the Serbian language, Serbia and our culture have been close to him for 12 years, because his wife is a Serb and their three children know our language
By Radmila Stanković, Photo: Zoran Petrović & Private Archive
He led one of Yugoslavia’s best pop, jazz, rock, ethno groups – Leb i Sol – for two decades. He has long been one of the world's best guitarists, composing music for films and theatre plays, and does not subject himself to trends, but rather persistently fosters his own style, based on Macedonian melos.
Performance is a genre in which art is presented "live," usually by the artist but sometimes with collaborators or performers. It has had a role in avant-garde art throughout the twentieth century, playing an important part in anarchic movements such as Futurism and Dada.
Early each in October (this year from 1st to 4th ) families of Belgrade’s children welcome several hundred peers from all over Europe, who bring sound, movement, image, their countries’ customs and various other skills, which, in the course of the next six days, are presented in Belgrade’s squares, streets and venues.
Founded in 1969, the Belgrade Music Festival – BEMUS (this year from 10th to 20th October) is the oldest and the most prominent music festival in Serbia and one of the most distinctive classical music festivals in the South-Eastern Europe, enjoying the position of a cultural event of special importance for the City of Belgrade.
I belong to the Mediterranean culture. I was born on the island of Šolta and was 17 when I made my first film in Split. Film was my life commitment and I showed everything that I wanted to show on film. Behind me are 73 years of life, two marriages, three children and around 80 films. Behind me is a country that was called Yugoslavia, in which I made my best films, but which no longer exists.
Every August (4th to 28th) sees the Edinburgh International Festival transform one of the world's most beautiful cities into a venue for three exhilarating weeks of presentations of the finest creators and performers from the worlds of the arts.
By raising the flag and after the openings song “Sa Ovcara i Kablara” for the 57th consecutive time, the Dragacev Trumpet Festival was opened yesterday. The brass bands walked through the streets of small town of Guca playing their songs to invite people from the whole world to dance and party till sunrise on the brass beats.