Invitation to participate in a virtual collection of artworks entitled “Pending Childhood”

For weeks now, due to the COVID -19 pandemic situation, physical distance measures have closed us into homes. Our children do not go to kindergartens and schools, do not socialize with peers live and many forms of the game are disabled. However, we are sure that they continue to express themselves creatively, alone, with the help of parents or with the encouragement of teachers, regardless of whether their creativity is expressed in the home or through short walks. Therefore, we invite children, with the help of their parents, to send…

CIRCUSNEXT PLATFORM HUGO BERGMAN(SE): Between me and a hard place

As part of the circusnext platform in 2020, Cirkorama hosts pre-selected Swedish artist Hugo Bergman, who is staying in the artistic residency at Pogon Jedinstvo in Zagreb from January 9th to 19th. Hugo will present his work in progress to the public on January 16 at 7 pm, when the audience will have a chance to talk to the artist about the project. Admission is free! Hugo started the project titled “Between me and a hard place” a little over a year ago, as part of the Artistic Development program…

Laboratory of Circus Arts

Circus creation with Hugo Bergman (SE) January 17 and 18, 2020 from 6 pm to 8 pm Pogon Jedinstvo, Trnjanski nasip bb, Big Hall In 2020, we begin with a circus creation workshop that will be led by a young but experienced and excellent Hugo Bergman, who arrives from Sweden for an eight-day residency as part of the circusnext platform, as one of the pre-selected artists for the 2020-2021 edition. Although a top Cyr wheel artist, Hugo decided to hold a two-day circus creation workshop, also the field that he…

A call to street and circus artists to participate in the group exhibition “Emotional Coins”

Dear street and circus artists, you are invited to participate in the one-day group exhibition “Emotional Coins” which will be held in Zagreb in December. The exhibition is designed as a collective work of all applicants, without selection. The goal of this exhibit is setting a hefty amount of coins, gathered from private collections of artists who work or have worked as street performers, in a public space. Artists who perform in the streets, be it a play, concert or some other act, often live from the donations from the…

MAPPING CIRCUS AND STREET ART IN SOUTH EAST EUROPE

In front of you is an online publication aimed at circus and street artists/organizations from the South East Europe gathering in one place. This publication presents the current state of the circus and street art scene, which has been developing and growing for years, and with its persistent work, acting and presence, it builds visibility and an increasingly important position in culture and art. It thus positions itself as an important art branch that has great potential in the future of SE Europe’s culture. At this stage of the research, online publication authors have…

MAPPING CIRCUS AND STREET ART IN SOUTH EAST EUROPE

Hello circus people, We want to know more about organizations, spaces and performers (individuals/companies) that are working in the circus or street performing art in the South East Europe so that we can support cooperation, exchange and program development between the actors in the region. Therefore, we are launching a mapping to know more about your creative circus and street art work. The mapping will provide a framework and create conditions for further cooperation and development, as well as the implementation of collaborative projects and empower the actors that contribute…

CONTEMPORARY CIRCUS ARTISTS AT THE RESIDENCIES

In the period from 22.7. to 2. 8. We were honored to host three contemporary circus artists at the residencies during their creative process: Squarehead Productions: Elena Kreusch (project: Articulations) & Darragh McCloughlin (project: Stickman) and Laura Murphy: Contra (CircusNext Platform Laureates) The residences took place in Pula, in cooperation with Association Čarobnjakov šešir and with the help of DR Inata (big THANKS!). The photos were recorded for the moments of presentation of emerging works, held on July 28. Thanks to everyone who participated watching and talking to Laura, Elena,…

International Interdisciplinary Research Workshop

Ljubljana, 29 June − 8 July 2018 / Ana Desetnica A unique opportunity for an exchange of ideas, knowledge and tools for you to discover and develop innovative art techniques in the public space.   PLACE yourSELF inTO public SPACE is a 10-day, 50-hour non-formal training programme for young people aged from 18 to 29 who are amateurs or semi-professionals in the field of various art forms (performative and visual art, music, intermedia etc.) The programme consists of four two-day workshops exploring the public space through the eyes of the circus, street theatre, urban…

Let’s buy a circus tent for Cirkobalkana!

Dear friends and colleagues We launched kisskiss campaign in order to collect funds for the purchase of a circus tent for the Region. We think of the circus tent as nomadic autonomous performing, educational, creative space and  finally adequate and accessible place for the development of contemporary circus scene in the Balkans, which for years is in its infancy, due to lack of the same. Help us with your donation to grow, learn, explore, create and perform both for us and for you and before you! All information is read at the following link:…