TradInEtno Organization

TradInEtno association was founded in 2013. The main goal of the organisation is to preserve and to promote the culture and the cultural heritage of central Istria.

The mission of the association:

  1. To research and collect the material of old and new cultural heritage;
  2. To revive old traditions, songs, dances, and all other handcrafts and intellectual ideas;
  3. To inform and educate;
  4. Other actions and activities that improves the comunity on the associations field of work.

Until now, we have been included in next activities:

TradInEtno Festival (2013, 2014):

  • Main organiser of the festival

Supci pud mavricun/Musicians under the rainbow (2014, 2015) :

  • Co-organiser of the festival
  • We were in charge of making a workshop of traditional instruments for young kids (3-7 years old). There were around 40 participants

Mala sprta baštine/Little basket of heritage (2014, 2015):

  • Succesful educational workshop of traditional instruments and dances from the region of central Istria in the kindergarden “Olga Ban” Pazinski Novaki.
  • The project continued and spread on other groups of the kindergarden in the year 2015.

Nedilja u 5 popolne/Sunday at 5 p.m. (2013):

  • Project organised by Folklor group of Pazin in which the members of the association TradInEtno were involved. The goal was to interview the oldest members in different village communities in central Istria.
  • The interviews were held 7 times in 7 different villages where we collected over 10 hours of various working material.

Ljetne radionice Baluna u Etnografskom Muzeju Istre/Summer dance coures in Ethnographic museum of Istria (2013 i 2014):

  • Workshop of the most famous istrian dance – Balun
  • There were over 60 interested museum visitors on the workshop

Address: Soline 4; HR-52000 Pazin, Croatia

– Goran Farkaš, president – +385989157507
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