Arts and Human Rights Festival: February 24 – 27, 2022 – Belgrade, Serbia

From February 24 until February 27, 2022

The Festival starts on February 24th and is designed as a platform for launching and presenting ideas and concepts that highlight and connect art and human rights, advocate for respect for human rights, the rights of all living beings and the development of that idea in Serbia.

This year’s edition is entitled “Art in Action” with the aim of encouraging and empowering citizens to take an active role in change in their communities, to connect artists and human rights defenders with each other and with the wider community. The festival includes individuals and organizations that work on the international scene and in our country, communicate with citizens, revive communities and connect differences.

The program includes workshops, installations, plays, concerts, talks, a conference “Art and Culture in the Affirmation of Human Rights”, a film premiere and book promotions.

Participants of the festival come to Belgrade from Spain, Israel, Montenegro, Kosovo, Ireland and Serbia, and artists from Iran, Belgium and Brazil will join us online and present their work.

Online activities:

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26    10.00–16.00
CULTURAL CENTER PAROBROD/LIVE STREAM on DAH You Tube Chanell
Program CONNECTIONS – Conference ART IN AFFIRMATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS Participants: Mahshad Afshar [Iran/UK]-online, Frederique Lecompt [Belgium] -online, Maja Mitić [Serbia], Vera Obradović Ljubinković [Serbia], Narciso Talles [Brazil]-online, Jovan Ulićević [Montenegro]. Moderator: Dijana Mitrović [Serbia]

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27  AT 17.00

ONLINE / DAH You Tube Channel
Program CONNECTIONS – DIFFERENT APPROACHES TO HUMAN RIGHTS IN ARTISTIC PROJECTS
Participants: Kostas Diamantis – Action Synergy [Greece], Petra Lindblom – Den Generösa Skogen [Sweden], Irena Ristić- Hop.La! [Serbia]