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Bosnia Memory Project Honors Sarajevo Journalist, Curator Wife

The Bosnia Memory Project at Fontbonne University will honor Sarajevo newsman Kemal Kurspahić and his wife, Vesna, a photo curator, with the inaugural Civic Courage Award, an honor designed to.recognize the values of inclusion, tolerance and mutuality at the foundation [...]

June 3, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events

St. Louis Symphony musicians present ‘Bosnian Journeys: Generations’ March 3

Since the mid-1990s, thousands of Bosnian refugees have settled in South St. Louis. Today, “Little Bosnia” includes more than 60,000 people, making it the largest Bosnian community outside Bosnia itself. [...]

February 27, 2015 Community Events, Events

Art Exhibit Celebrating Creativity And Strength Of Bosnian Artists On Display At Fontbonne

“Bosnia Born,” a multimedia art exhibit showcasing the work of artists born in Bosnia-Herzegovina, opened May 29 in the Fine Art Gallery of Fontbonne University. It will be on display in St. Louis through June 27. St. Louis is home [...]

May 31, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events, Uncategorized

St. Louis Friends of Bosnia-Herzegovina to Host Bosnian Born Exhibit at Fontbonne’s Fine Arts Gallery on May 29

The Friends of Bosnia & Herzegovina, a newly formed non-profit organization in St. Louis, is pleased to announce its inaugural event: a multi-media exhibition called Bosnian Born featuring the work of more than twenty-five leading Bosnian-Herzegovinian artists.  [...]

May 22, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events

World Chess Hall Of Fame Concert Series Continues With ‘A Night Of Sevdah With Edo Sadikovic And Bosona Bandas’

Just last February, World Chess Hall of Fame held the first of the monthly and eclectic WCHOF Concert Serieswith the 442s, a new instrumental quartet consisting of two world-class musicians from the St. Louis Symphony and two of the city’s most [...]

April 21, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events

Bosnia Memory Project Partners with Symphony

The Bosnia Memory Project at Fontbonne University is dedicated to recording the stories of Bosnian genocide survivors. On March 19, selections from these stories will reach a new audience in a new way: They will be heard alongside traditional Bosnian Sevdah music [...]

March 12, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events, News

In Writing His Memoir, Bosnian War Survivor Found Perspective

Kenan Trebinčević was 11 years old when the Bosnian War arrived in his hometown of Brcko on May 1, 1992. He remembers going to buy bread at the store and being told by a neighbor not to come back because [...]

February 26, 2014 Audio, Community Events, Events, News

Zlatko Ćosić: Still Adjusting Exhibition

Gallery 210 opens 2014 with Still Adjusting, an exhibition of video and installation by St. Louis artist Zlatko Ćosić. The exhibition opens January 25 at 4PM with a slide presentation by the artist in the Gallery 210 Auditorium. A reception [...]

January 13, 2014 Community Events, Events