Sarajevo, June 28, 1914. Gavrilo Princip assassinates the Austro-Hungarian heir presumptive Franz Ferdinand. The event marks the beginning of the First World War and the 20th century. In 2014, 100 years later, Sarajevo commemorates the disruptive events. Footage shot by the citizens of Sarajevo (with mobile phones and small cameras) alternates with sequences from historical movies. This is a story about a special day, but also about everyday life in Sarajevo; where weddings, funerals, official ceremonies, and political protests take place at the same time.
Marking March 8th, the International Women’s Day, in an effort for it to remain a reminder of the struggle for women’s economic, political and social equality Women need no Women’s Day 20% discount for a massage, a book or laser hair removal. Neither do they need a free public transport ride, which was once a real deal […]
Kirstie Macleod, the creator of the Red Dress: “Creating the Red Dress has forever been a culture of my life and has had a massive impact on it”
The Red Dress project, conceived by British artist Kirstie Macleod, provides an artistic platform for women around the world, many of whom are vulnerable and live in poverty, to tell their personal stories through embroidery. From 2009 to 2022, pieces of the Red Dress travelled the globe being continuously embroidered onto. Constructed out of 84 pieces of[…]