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Formal academy to celebrate 1000th anniversary of Ohrid Archbishopric

The central event within the activities marking the 1000th anniversary of the Archbishopric of Ohrid took place Sunday evening in St. Sofia church in Ohrid. Head of the Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric, HH Stefan, Metropolitan...
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Macedonia to take part in Venice Biennale of Architecture

Macedonia will present the multi-author architecture project Freeingspace at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition organized by La Biennale di Venezia 2018, which began on May 26 and runs through November. The authors of the Freeingspace...
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Macedonian painter Ana Ivanovska’s solo ehxibit to open in Berlin

Macedonian painter Ana Ivanovska’s Celebrating Infinity solo exhibition will open at Berlin’s Prima Center gallery on Friday evening. Ana Ivanovska (b. 1982) has majored Painting with Conservation and Restoration. She holds a Ph.D....
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Skopje Cinema City festival to screen fifteen films June 6-10

This summer’s Skopje Cinema City festival will run from June 6 to 10. Fifteen films focusing on music will screen at the Cinematheque of Macedonia during the five festival days. Director Stephen Nomura Schible’s Coda (2017), a...
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Poet Mirjana Trenceva’s Road to Ithaka wins Danica Rucigaj prize

Mirjana Trenceva’s Road to Ithaka has been chosen the best poetry book written by a female member of the Macedonian Writers Association and published between May 2017 and April 2018. Trenceva won the annual award, given in honor of...
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The Dragon of Bosnia opera to be performed at May Opera Evenings

The choir of the opera of the National Theatre Sarajevo and the Orchestra of the Sarajevo Philharmonic will perform Tuesday evening opera The Dragon of Bosnia by Bosnian composer Asim Horozic within May Opera Evenings. The libretto of the...
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Standing ovations for ‘Makedonissimo’ at the Royal Castle in Warsaw

‘Makedonissimo’ project – transcriptions of Macedonian traditional music by Pande Shahov in collaboration with internationally prominent pianist Simon Trpceski – was promoted late Sunday at the Great Assembly Hall of the Royal Castle...
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University Ss. Cyril and Methodius celebrates its 69th anniversary

The Skopje-based University Ss. Cyril and Methodius began Monday celebration of its 69th anniversary and May 24 – Saints Cyril and Methodius, Slavonic Enlighteners’ Day. Head of Macedonian Orthodox Church, HH Stefan held prayer...
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University Ss. Cyril and Methodius observes 69. anniversary

University Ss.Cyril and Methodius-Skopje observes its 69. anniversary with several events on Monday. A religious service will be held for the university patrons, followed by a flower-laying ceremony at the monument of Ss.Cyril and Methodius. Honorary...
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Japanese indie Shoplifters wins Cannes’ Palme d’Or

The Japanese family drama Shoplifters has received the coveted award for best film, the Palme d’Or, at the Cannes Film Festival, the BBC reported. The runner-up Grand Prix went to US director Spike Lee’s anti-racism satire BlacKkKlansman. Led...