On the occasion of May 21 – UNESCO’s World Day of Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, the Association ” Dobredojde- Macedonia Welcome Centre” in cooperation with the association “ICON” State Cultural Institute, Supported by Ministry of Culture in North Macedonia, (DKI) the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Cultural Institute of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bulgarian Cultural and Information Center in Skopje and the Cultural and Information Center – Skopje organized an art exhibition “Cultural Diplomacy – Balkan Dialogue”.
The exhibition took place on 17 th of May, 2022 at the gallery “Mission” in Sofia of the State Cultural Institute of the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a collection exhibition of Mr. Klime Korobar of seven Bulgarian artists was opened: Svetlin Rusev, Stanislav Pamukchiev, Ivajlo Mirchev, Ljuben Genov, Dimitar Cholakov, Milko Bozhkov and Roman Kisov and seven Macedonian artists: Vladimir Georgievski, Pavle Kuzmanoski, Dimitar Malidanov, Zaneta Gelevska – Veljanovska, Petar Popchev, Nikola Ivanov – Balton and Reshat Ameti, the curator of the exhibition was the collector from Skopje Klime Korobar
The event was welcomed by:
Mr. Vasil Georgiev, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria
Mrs. Snezhana Yoveva, Director of DKI Snezhana Yoveva-Dimitrova
Mrs. Emilija Miladinova Avramceva, president of DMVC Emilija Miladinova Avramceva
Mr. Sashko Nasev, director of KIC of R. S. Macedonia in Sofia
The event was attended by diplomats, artists, collectors, Klime Korobar, artists Zhaneta Gelevska – Veljanovska and Roman Kissiov, Vladimir Krastevski, the temporary head of the Embassy of the Republic of North Macedonia in Sofia, prof. Aksinia Gjurova, curator and art critic, Slava Ivanova, executive director of NDF “Bulgaria of the 13th Century”, Tanya Kazandzhiva, advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Milena Dimitrova, expert from the team of Vice President Iliana Yotova, Martina Stefanova, art manager and partner of the DKI, diplomats from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture, etc.
15th of June – 10th of July, 2022 Blagoevgrad
At the opening Ceremony welcoming speech were done by Mr. Vladimir Krastevski, the representative of the Embassy of the Republic of North Macedonia in the Republic of Bulgaria, Ms. Snezhana Yoveva, Snezhana Yoveva-Dimitrova the Director of the State Cultural Institute to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ms. Emilia Miladinova Avramcheva, Emilija Miladinova Avramceva the President of the Cultural Association” Dobredojde” Macedonia Welcome Centre, Ms.Silvia Domozetska, the Director of the Directorate of Culture, Sports, Tourism to Blagoevgrad Municipality, Director of GHG Ivan Milushev and Mr. Klime Korobar, the collector and chairman of the IKON Cultural Association