For cities Plzeň (Czech Republic) and Mons (Belgium) realisation of projects that have been carefully prepared for the last five years will soon begin. This year’s capitals of culture, as it was the case with previous ones, organised opening ceremonies. Plzeň prepared three-day programme that starts with the warm up on Friday, 16 January, while...

The Call for submission of applications for the European Capital of Culture 2021 has been published   Today, 23 December 2014, Directorate-General for Education and Culture of the European Commission published the call for submission of applications for the project European Capital of Culture 2021, in the category of candidate countries and potential candidates. The...

Members of the expert team for the candidacy of Novi Sad for the European Capital of Culture in 2021, Natali Beljanski, Darko Polić and Goran Tomka, got a task to make a strategic document based on which programme and project activities will be planned and realised, i.e. that contains basic guidelines for drafting application. Drafting of...

One of the goals of the Board for 2014 was making new brand and visual identities of the project. This was done because promotional activities and media recognisability are very important for acquiring the status of a candidate, as well as for promoting candidacy among citizens, whose role is crucial in this process. When producing...

Based on several months of research, and after consulting the representatives of work groups, members of the Board and team for the European Capital of Culture identified a very serious problem on the cultural scene of Novi Sad. It is the lack of coordination, i.e. lack of unique calendar of cultural manifestations on the territory...