Bedřich Smetana, the creator of Czech modern classical music, was born in Litomyšl in 1824. In 1949 the first festival was held in his honour, an event that has evolved into Smetana’s Litomyšl International Opera Festival.
Manifesta is an influential roving European biennial of contemporary art that investigates emerging developments in the field by establishing a close dialogue between its respective cultural and artistic settings and the broader international fields of art, theory and politics.
International Festival Sarajevo Sarajevo Winter was established in 1984, after the Winter Olympics Games held in Sarajevo. It gathers artists from all over the world, respecting diversities and different languages. It covers a lot of branches of the art.
The nature and form of the current visuality, where the individual’s field of view is flooded by endless amount of visual information, urges us to seek clever ways to make the information of such visual-based messages simple and effective.