Electronic Beats Festival @Zagreb (CRO)

Electronic Beats Festival

Oct 26, Zagreb Fair Hall 9, Zagreb (CRO) The city of Zagreb is counting days until the second Croatian edition of Electronic Beats festival with Hot Chip (UK) and Modeselektor (DE) headlining the event. The 9th Hall of Zagreb Fair

Device_art 4.012 – Machines, Robots and Boiled Eggs @Zagreb (CRO)


Oct 10-14, Student Centre, Zagreb (CRO) Device-art 4.012, the fourth edition of KONTEJNER’s international robotics, gadgets and devices festival, is the main culprit behind this new creative collision of weird, bizarre, witty and provocative techno-artistic concepts, this time located in

Interview: Jonathan Scratchley, Dimensions festival

Dimensions beach party

The man behind both Dimensions and Outlook festivals explains how the summer scene exploded in Croatia, what’s the connection with the local creative production and how well excited he is about the new project The debut edition of Dimensions is

Dimensions Festival @Pula (CRO)

Dimensions main stage by Marc Sethi

Sep 5-9, Fort Punta Christo, Pula, Croatia This year, the ruins of a 19th century Austrian fortress overlooking the Adriatic Sea will play host to the first ever Dimensions Festival, featuring a jaw-dropping lineup including Nicolas Jaar, Moodyman, Four Tet,

All-star lineup of film directors lecturing at a Croatian postgraduate school

Aki Kaurismaki: He'll probably let you smoke in class

If you enroll in this special 3-year master course at the University of Split, you will be taught by Jim Jarmusch, Gus Van Sant, Aki Kaurismaki, Carlos Reygadas and Atom Egoyan. Tilda Swinton will be around, too We still can’t

Hideout Festival 2012 @ Island of Pag (CRO)


June 29-July 01 2012 Zrce beach, Island of Pag, Croatia Situated on the beautiful Isle of Pag, Zrce beach is one of the most stunning locations a festival could hope for. Surrounded by mountains and right next to the deep

Welcome to the desert of transition

Croatia, on the road to the EU / Photo: Tanjug

Post-Socialism, the European Union, and a New Left in the Balkans In a recent article published in Monthly Review, Croatian authors Srecko Horvat and Igor Stiks discuss the uneasy relationship between EU and the post-socialist Balkan countries in the light

Ones to Watch 2012: Las Balkanieras

Las Balkanieras

We bring you a selection of Balkan-related artists to keep your eye on in the coming year “You want it spicy? You want it hot? We cook so yummy yummy! Banditos hungry hungry! We make it sweet like honey!” Backed

The original hipsters: a piece of Yugoslav streetwear history

Croatian hipsters

The real hipsters started their journey in ex Yugoslavia. Welcome to 1985 Split, Croatia, the cradle of the hottest legs in the Balkans If you happen to know at least one stereotype about ex Yugoslavia it’s most likely the one

Museum of Broken Relationships

museum of broken relationships

If you still have your ex’s stuff sitting somewhere in your apartment, you may want to donate it to the world’s only museum of broken relationships, in Zagreb, Croatia The end of an emotional relationship between two lovers is usually