Branka Cvjetičanin, an intermedia artist, curator and cultural worker. She is working on a different artistic and cultural programs and activities in rural and post-industrial areas in Croatia and internationally where she brings together artists and communities in creative practice, where dialogue and art practice meets social visibility. In 1999 she initiated the idea of the Polygon – an organization as a format of experimenting with formats and organizational structures and setting up the space for artistic-anthropological research and process based work – www.polygon.hr. Branka Cvjetičanin studied various forms of performing arts, site-specific theater direction and art production (MAPA Amsterdam, Internship @ Oerol Festival Terschelling). She holds the PhD on UN Urbanism from the Bauhaus Kollege Dessau. At the moment she is the General Artistic Programme Manager of the „27 Neighbourhoods“, a flagship rural and community based program within Rijeka 2020 EcoC.

Contact: branka.cvjeticanin(at)polygon.hr

Additional info: www.brankacvjeticanin.com, www.polygon.hr, https://www.facebook.com/PozzoFranz/, https://www.facebook.com/27susjedstava/

Branka Cvjetičanin, intermedijska umjetnica, kustosica i kulturna radnica. Radi na različitim umjetničkim i kulturnim programima i aktivnostima u ruralnim i postindustrijskim područjima u Hrvatskoj i međunarodno, gdje okuplja umjetnike i zajednice u kreativnoj praksi, te kroz dijalog i suvremene umjetničke prakse doprinosi vidljivosti istih. 1999. Inicira ideju Poligona kao formata eksperimentiranja te uspostavlja prostor namjenjen umjetničko-antropološkom radu – www.polygon.hr. Branka Cvjetičanin educirala se kroz različite oblike izvedbenih umjetnosti, kazališnu režiju i umjetničku produkciju (MAPA Amsterdam, Internship @ Oerol Festival Terschelling). Doktorirala je na temu UN urbanizma na Bauhaus Kollege Dessau. Trenutno je generalna umjetnička voditeljica programa „27 susjedstava“ u sklopu Rijeka 2020 ECoC.

Kontakt: branka.cvjeticanin(at)polygon.hr

Dodatne informacije: www.brankacvjeticanin.com, www.polygon.hr, https://www.facebook.com/PozzoFranz/, https://www.facebook.com/27susjedstava/

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