Operation:City 2008

time: 22.11.2008. - 07.12.2008.
place: Zagreb
organiser: BLOK

The programme of Operation:City 2008 consists of three main parts:

(1) international conference “The Neoliberal Frontline: Urban Struggles in Post-Socialist Societies” that will gather experts, activists, practitioners, CSO’s and other relevant actors from the East Europe, but also from the West (Europe, USA);
(2) If You Encounter them on the Streets, Join In: Artistic Interventions in Public Space by a number of prominent artists from Croatia and abroad that provide an artistic articulation of the issues of urban space and citizen participation;
(3) Exhibition How the City Builds the City that will present the results of an urbanist research on Zagreb and compare two approaches to urban planning: the socialist one and the current approach.

The main venue of Operation:City 2008 is the Community Center Mosor, Zagreb, Zvonimirova 63.

(D.H., 27.11.2008)