With the support of the European funded project “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” implemented by SWG, the “Regional Art Colony”, will be organized in the period 06.-10.03.2015, in Sabac, Serbia.
“Regional Art Colony” is a manifestation that will gather 15 artist form the cross-border region “Drina-Sava” to will work together and promote culture and traditional values of the region. During the “Regional Art Colony” workshops on traditional culinary specialties and tourism specialties will be held. Colony will result with an exhibition of paintings at the end.
By participating at the Colony, artist from the region will have a chance to exchange their experiences, and discus on the cultural and traditional similarities and differences. Trough common work they will produce new ideas on further cooperation at artistic level, as well as promote economic, cultural and touristic potentials of the region.
Participants will be accommodated at rural touristic household and familiarize with local heritage and customs of the Drina-Sava region, trough culinary, hand crafts, souvenirs and traditional music. City of Sabac and their cultural landmarks and scenery of Cer mountain villages will provide an excellent introduction of local community, as well as with the work of local cultural institutions, associations, such as: School of Fine Arts and Touristic Organization of Citi of Sabac. Manifestation will be supported by TOO Sabac, KUD “Abrašević”, RTV ”AS”, RTV ”Šabac”, Podrinske Novine Šabac, Association „Udruženje likovnih umetnika Šabac“, Association „Udruženje žena slikarki ”Krug 10”, tourist and travel agencies.