Such good city news

Weather for the weekend: ideal. Outdoor and indoor city events: numerous. When the things are like this, the mood can only be the best ever

Wednesday 13th of March 2019

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In order to enjoy the present, it is necessary to know the past well. In every sense. And you can perfectly get to know it on exhibitions. Until the last day of March, the Museum of Science and Technology is the venue of the exhibition "Gojko Varda - 60 years dedicated to design". The author of the setting is the curator Milena Vrzic Besic, and the visual identity was determined by Nevena Prodanovic.

In focus is the work of a prominent Serbian industrial designer who, with his first conceptual solution, set the limits in his profession. The interior design, the use of various materials, handmade work, "Insa" watches, the "Galaksija" computer case, the furniture and much more created by this outstanding artist are the part of the exhibition. Professional circles that still consider him an unrivaled industrial designer speak about how much he is appreciated. Mr. Gojko Varda lives for design.

After enjoying the unrivaled aesthetics, it is time to delight your fine sense of hearing. The RTS Symphony Orchestra and Alessandro Crudele, the Italian conductor, perform at Kolarac on Saturday, 16th March from 20:00. In the Concert Hall, within the "Premiere" cycle, "Concert music for piano, string orchestra and electronics" is performed according to Srdjan Hofman's choice. Soloist and pianist, Neda Hofman and Goran Kostic, double bassists, are special guests. Go get the tickets.

In order to be the fastest in the race for a premier musical event with a rich programme, you have to be in a good shape. The best way to practice is running. On the same day, 16th March, from 10:00 to 15:00, the fifth "Spring Rolls - Race with Reason" is being organized at Ada Ciganlija. This is a humanitarian race in which children and adults can participate, and the goal is not the end of the race, but helping the organization "Belhospice" which is oriented to the palliative care of advanced cancer patients. So, come to Ada, take the kids out for a 200 m run, and you can show an enviable sports skill while running seven kilometers. After the race, the party follows.

Sunday, 17th March, according to the weather forecast, will be like made for a holiday in nature. Parks in Belgrade are numerous. Choose your favourite one and indulge in fresh air in the company of dear people. If you respect the old Belgrade tradition and you go to the market on Sundays, change the routine. If you are wondering why, the answer is waiting for you on Monday, 18th March. Dorcol Platz will become an organic market from 15:00 to 22:00. With a variety of organic products, visitors will be able to practice yoga, find out the healing benefits of aromatherapy, attend workshop and consult with a nutritionist. The beginning of a working week has never been better.