The traditional exhibition of small format prints of the Faculty of Fine arts - Skopje dating back 90 years in time when our teachers were students, is opening on December 17th at 12 pm in Suli An.
The exhibition is organized by the Student Organization of the Faculty of Fine arts - Skopje initiated by the students of the department of graphic arts. The show presents 100 prints of 44 students.
The exhibition is selling, price of one print is 500 denars, aming to affirm graphics through student thought and creation. All finances will go towards the purchase of materials for the students of graphic arts.
The program is enriched with a lecture of professors from the faculty and demonstration of graphic print. Design of the poster is by Tomislav Akimovski, and the brochure design: Kristian Jovanovski.
The Osten Biennial of Drawing Skopje 2016 will mark a full circle with the central event - an exhibition and an award ceremony - on December 22nd at Cifte Amam, starting at 8 pm. At the event will be present some of the arriving awarded artists from countries like Japan, France, Israel, Lithuania, Greece, Serbia, and works by 270 authors who have been selected by the international jury to enter the Catalog shall be exhibited. The promotion of the Catalog will be the highlight of the evening.
Adjoining activities include: promotion of the publication “German Artists from the OSTEN Collection” + mini exhibition of German artists at the Goethe Institute (complex MI-DA) on December 15th at 12 pm; on December 21st at 12 pm a promotion of the publication “British artists from the OSTEN collection” + mini exhibition of British artists at BRITISH Council Macedonia (University Library); December 22nd at 12 pm there will be authorization and promotion of the print portfolios of Camelia OTERO and Rosica LAZESKA (right behind police station BEKO);
on December 23rd at 12 pm is the opening of the exhibition of Polish artists at OSTEN Gallery (Maksim Gorki 16).
At this year's Biennial of Drawing submissions have arrived from 690 authors from 66 countries of the world and 2240 works.
More information on: osten.mk
An exhibition of works by Igor Josifov, highlighting the artist’s fire practice from over a decade exploring the movement, reflection and possibilities that fire gives in order to transform, is opening on December 14th at 8 pm at the Youth Cultural Center (MKC). Josifov will present works on paper, linen, installations, films that celebrates the creative process. 'Continuum' is the inspiration for his recent ongoing multimedia project 'Untie'. The exhibition represents the artist's inspirations and will premier new works that were born as result of 'Continuum'. Film Screenings will follow up after the reception at 9.30 pm - movie theater Frosina.
The french cultural center in Skopje annonces a professional meeting with Anthony Lebose, designer and director of the renowned design studio 5.5 in Paris that will be held on Friday, December 16th at 3 pm in Public room. Anthony Lebose will hold a lecture "The French design through the example of known design studio" at the Museum of contemporary art in Skopje at 7 pm. The lecture is with consecutive translation.
At 8 pm is the opening of the exhibition "Tables as paintings: art, design and traditional works" that shows the work of French designers working for elite producers of kitchen utensils. Presented will be works of the best confirmed and young French designers of modern kitchen utensils, knives and sets of crystal. The exhibition will show ten tables in the form of paintings, reminiscent of various meals.
Products of artists and designers will be shown at the sales exhibition named “Prirodba” opening at the gallery “Concept 37”on Saturday, December 10th at 9 pm.
Participating are: Ilina Arsova, Craft&Art, Atelier Marjak, Knitten Designs, Farina's handmade, Tekashe, Trkalab, Arhitkam, UrbanEra, MightyJewelry, Le Renard Noir, Nena Design, Wiiu,
Bojana Bozhinovska, Jelena Dimic, Mariguccha.
In charge of the music will be Dj Martchin.