RC BELGRADE (english)
What is Resource Center
RC Belgrade is Rex's youth
program, developed by initiative and with support of the European
The goal of RC BG is to
include young people in the process of conceiving and creating works
of art, and to direct their creativity towards better understanding,
shaping and improving their position in society.
Meeting of Yeasters
associates of the youth on-line magazine at Cyber Rex.
RC BG will work on the
- creating conditions that
would stimulate young people to work together with professional
- exploring different
approaches to art production, based on social engagement;
- directing activities of
participants of the program towards overcoming social and cultural
- opposing political
confusion by developing creative enthusiasm
Rex has acquired
human and material resources over ten years of working, which
qualified it, together with another ten cultural centers in countries
of eastern Europe, as a resource center for developing art projects
that enable young people to participate in the process of creation as
equals. The network of Resource Centers is supported by the European
Cultural Foundation (ECF).
This year, the Resource
Center Belgrade is realizing several programs which have been
selected at a public competition (projects 2004).
Meeting of the Yeast
team of mentors
(left to right): Vladimir
Nikolić, Nebojša Milikić, Branko Vučićević, Katarina Živanović,
Dragan Protić, Petar Ilić Ćirilo, Maja M. Marinković and the
invisible mentor Velimir Ćurgus Kazimir.
a member of Škart, the
initiator of the YEAST project and a mechanic of modern society, in
his repair shop.
from Rex's entrance
hall (June 2004, beginning of the workshop for the photo comic-book
Spiderman from Dorćol)
visual artist, author of the project Spiderman from Dorćol (Dorćol
is a very old quarter of Belgrade)
Throughout the year, we
have established and maintained contact with institutions which work
with young people and with similar initiatives (contacts).
Text of the 2004
competition (in Serbian only)