Hello dear visitors. This is the 5th post in our new weekly “City Break Week Guide” column. Our goal is to make a short preview of the latest events in the city of Belgrade. So, let’s see what’s going on during this week and next weeks.
EXHIBITION: BELGRADE PHOTO MONTH
Belgrade photo month is a brand new event that takes place from the 1st until the end of April around the city.
FESTIVAL: RESONATE 2016
Resonate 2016 is celebrating its 5th anniversary this year and is to take place in Belgrade, Serbia, from 12 to 16 April. During the 5 days of the event , Resonate will provide an overview of the current situation in the area of music, visual arts and digital culture. Guest artists, lecturers and other participants will be selected to represent the cutting edge contemporary creative industry in the world. Resonate 2016 will host the very first We are Europe events.
From April 12th to 16th, the Serbian event dedicated to visual arts and digital culture will invite the Todays Art and Nuits sonores festivals and their reflexive parts, European lab forum and Bright Collisions to explore the dynamics and the creativity of European culture. It will be an extensive program of visual arts and music performances, expert seminars, workshops and talks. ‘We are Europe’ gathers and pools the energy of eight European events, both festivals and forums, supporting European culture, upholding high artistic standards, cultural innovation and creation. This common project aims to develop a prospective European vision of electronic and digital cultures, cultural entrepreneurship, innovation and new technology.
Resonate Live includes not only concerts, music performances but also lectures, workshops, talks, panel discussions, and exhibitions and run parallel to Resonate Conference, a platform for networking, knowledge sharing and education. Resonate Live already announced performances by Squarepusher, Omar Souleyman, Hans Joachim Roedelius and Rashad Becker. In addition to this list, Resonate Live announces new names: Holly Herndon, Alec Empire, Daniel Miller, Pierre Bastien, Matthew Collin, Niños du Brasil, Rudi Punzo, Mariska de Groot, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith … ALEC EMPIRE (lecture 13.4 at Kinoteka, performance 13.4 at Dom omladine Beograda) Alec Empire is a German musician and sound activist from Berlin , best known as a founding member of the band Atari Teenage Riot – a prolific and distinguished solo artist, producer and DJ, he has released over a hundred albums, EPs and singles and remixed over seventy tracks for various artists.
CONCERTS: OUR BAR
Recently renovated O.U.R. Bar at 71 Beogradska St will be one of the most exciting concert venues this year, according to the contractors, this summer the famous bands Nouvelle Vague and The Coop will arrive in Belgrade, and even more so on Saturday 2nd of April, at the opening of the concert season in O.U.R. bar will perform the mysterious duo Nipplepeople from Croatia.
The updated music programme in renovated O.U.R. Bar starts on Friday, April 1, when the guests will be presented a new summer concept within which the famous local DJs will perform on Friday accompanied by an instrumentalist on percussion and saxophone. On the first day of April visitors to O.U.R. will be able to enjoy a DJ set by Zorba, who will accompany the percussionist, i.e. the famous N.I.K.O. and Sale Sax saxophone. Evening will be complete with the residents Uros Milovanovic, Goran Starcevic and Milos Starcevic.
Saturday evening in O.U.R. will be reserved for the band performances , the first of which will arrive in Belgrade this Saturday, on the 2nd of April. It is a famous masked duo Nipplepeople from Zagreb.
The most famous cover band in the world, famous Nouvelle Vague arrives in O.U.R. this year, a Belgrade will again have the opportunity to hear new wave processing legendary songs performed in a distinct style of Nouvelle Vague. Magic jazz group from Sweden – Koop, will also be a guest to our capital this year in O.U.R., and by way of presenting the forthcoming concert program, this club will continue a series of open air events by the name “O.U.R. Block Party”, but under the new concept of “O.U.R. summer at Tash “.
PARTY: VIBES AT KC GRAD
Big Vibes party will take place at KC Grad on the first of April starting from 18h. Vibes celebrates music. Vibes connects inquisitive souls. Vibes is an infinite dimension of joy. Party will be featuring 8 DJs from 4 countries in 11 hours of music. The following DJs will perform: j-buck, phillie p, funkusion, spacewalker, andrejmicajkov, master flow, necone and little lu. Music ranges from funky, house to r’ n’ b’, hip hop and drum n’ bass.
18: 00 – 21: 00 admission is free
21: 00 – 00: 00 200 RSD
00: 00 – 03: 00 350 RSD
03: 00 – 04: 30 200 RSD