IUS partner at 33rd International Festival Sarajevo Winter

At the National Theatre in Sarajevo, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, the 33rd International Festival "Sarajevo Winter" was officially opened. The motto of this year’s festival is Silk Road Art, and it will last until March 21, 2017. Festival celebrates the wealth of cultural diversity, creativity and interconnections between artists from all around the world.

As an institution that understands the significance of supporting art and culture, International University of Sarajevo (IUS) is participating in this year’s Festival as a partner institution. In this year’s Sarajevo Winter IUS is taking part with projects in visual arts and film.

Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Bal and Head of Department of Arts Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lejla Panjeta attended the opening ceremony of the Festival on behalf of IUS.

In this year's festival 1,500 artists from countries from all continents will take part, and the Festival will include theater performances, concerts, film screenings, exhibitions, panel discussions, literary evenings, architecture, videos, programs presenting the cultural heritage and programs for children.