Pokretači 2.07 Mirjana Đurđević – Patkov Vinograd / Krčedin

Nagrađivana spisateljica, profesorka i, od skora, ko-pokretačica Patkovog Vinograda, Mirjana Đurđević je renesansna dama 21. veka. Uz “Kneza Miškina”, pričali smo o tome da li se samo idioti upuštaju u vinarstvo u Srbiji, nerazumevanju za šarm italijanskog rizlinga ali i o tome koji su dobri razlozi za pisanje, i kako znati u koje projekte se vredi upuštati.   Beleške lorenzokakalamba Nežni i plemeniti Knez Miškin po … Continue reading Pokretači 2.07 Mirjana Đurđević – Patkov Vinograd / Krčedin

Hidden Belgrade (30): Neimar –  Belgrade’s First Leafy Suburb

During Belgrade’s population boom in 1920s and 30s, its better heeled citizens decided that they wanted to create suburban neighbourhoods which would guarantee them a degree of comfort away from the town’s hustle and bustle. While then, like now villas in neighbourhoods of Senjak and Dedinje were considered the best addresses in town, the educated (upper) middle classes sought also wanted to get away from … Continue reading Hidden Belgrade (30): Neimar –  Belgrade’s First Leafy Suburb

First Years of Modern Belgrade

A century and a half ago, on April 6 1867, the last Ottoman soldiers left the Belgrade fortress, the northernmost post of the sprawling, if crumbling, empire. That day, celebrated with much pomp in Kalemegdan, marked the beginning of modern Belgrade. Under Ottoman rule, Belgrade was known as Dar al Jihad (House of the Holy War) and in the 17th Century it was one of … Continue reading First Years of Modern Belgrade

Pokretači 2.06 Nikola Otašević – Refdash / Mountain View, CA

 Gost je Nikola Otašević iz dalekog Mountian View-a, suosnivač i CEO Refdasha, startupa koji želi da unapredi i pojednostavi regrutovanje IT inženjera. Pored priče o tome kako izgleda pokrenuti stratup u Silicijumskoj Dolini, Nikola je govorio i o bitnosti eksperimentisanja u biznizu i životu, o filozofiji radikalne iskrenosti s kojom se susreo u hedge fondu Bridgewater Capital i o tome kako i da li je … Continue reading Pokretači 2.06 Nikola Otašević – Refdash / Mountain View, CA

Zagreb: a Belgrader’s take

Despite being named as the best destination in Europe by travel guide publisher Lonely Planet in 2017, Zagreb was the target of a scathing and, at points, hilarious review in the German weekly news magazine Der Spiegel last July. The review not only claimed that Zagreb is the most boring capital in Europe, but also said that its highway to Croatia’s famed Adriatic coast was the best thing … Continue reading Zagreb: a Belgrader’s take

Pokretači 2.05 Ivan Brkljač/Mokrin House, Mokrin

Gost je Ivan Brkljač, čovek koji stoji iza projekta Mokrin House. Mokrin House je inovativni co-living i co-working prostor koji se ne samo trudi da ponudi jedinstveno mesto za digitalne nomade iz celog sveta, već i da oživi bivše najveće selo u SFR Jugoslaviji na samom severo-istoku Srbije. U našem razgovoru, Ivan je podelio priču o svom dugom putu od Novog Sada do Mokrina – … Continue reading Pokretači 2.05 Ivan Brkljač/Mokrin House, Mokrin

Hidden Belgrade (29): Voždovac’s Surrealist Church

From the outside the Church of St Constantine and St Helen in the suburb of Voždovac looks like a slightly more elegant standard-issue Serbian Orthodox church, with a demure grey façade and a prominent bell-tower. The current structure, an update of the church built in early 20th Century and damaged in WWII was designed by Dragomir Tadić, a renowned Serbian church architect of the late … Continue reading Hidden Belgrade (29): Voždovac’s Surrealist Church

Pokretači: 2.04 Stefan Knežević, Beograd

Stefan Knežević je uspešan muški model koji je od Milana do Šangaja radio sa mnogim vodećim svetskim i domaćim brendovima kao što su D&G, Boggi, Cockta i časopisima kao GQ, Esquire i Men’s Health. U ovoj epizodi on priča kako izgleda život u modnoj industriji, od stalnih kastinga do glume u bolivudskom filmu i velikog pitanja šta posle. Beleške Stefanov Instagram profil #fashionphotography #photoshoot #by … Continue reading Pokretači: 2.04 Stefan Knežević, Beograd