Marina Batinić

Marina has a B.A. and M.A. degrees in Art History and English Language and Literature (University of Split, Croatia); M.A. in History, Archaeology and Mediterranean Arts (University of Perpignan, France) and an M.A. in Cultural Heritage Management (joint French-Spanish degree from the University in Perpignan and Balearic Islands, Spain). She has been working as a cultural project manager for the last five years and her past work experience includes several NGOs, the University of Perpignan (project manager for the Europe for Citizens programme), the European Commission (Bluebook trainee, DG DEVCO – International Cooperation and Development, Knowledge Management Unit) and the Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine (Ecole de Chaillot – International actions department in the framework of the program “Profession Culture” by the French Ministry of Culture), Paris, France. She has been engaged as a freelancer guide and cultural mediator at Kanal – Centre Pompidou and currently is the research coordinator at the SME Edgeryders in Brussels, Belgium.

Jasmina Šarić

Jasmina has obtained her B.A. and M.A. degrees in Art History and Philosophy at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Split and an M.A. in Curating Art, including Management and Law at Stockholm University. She has been working as a freelance curator for years, currently performing a research on curating “other spaces”. Her most recent curatorial work includes project Tails. Jasmina’s previous working experience includes the University of Split (international relations units), NGOs (consultant for projects in the field of arts and culture), art field (Gallery Studio 21, Tensta Konsthall, Supermarket Art Fair, apexart) and European Commission (Bluebook trainee in Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency). She has worked on preparation, management and evaluation of European projects and participated in several trainings and projects, including non-formal education. Currently, she works as a curator at Lauba.

Kristina Tešija

Kristina has obtained her B.A. and M.A. degrees in Philosophy and Croatian Language and Literature at Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Split and finished Youth Studies programme organized by the Croatian Youth Network. She has been working as a teacher, teaching assistant, and sign language interpreter and communication mediator in various elementary and secondary schools. Experienced in non-formal education, she has participated in numerous Erasmus+ projects, working on subjects including arts, creativity, media, democracy, social impact and intercultural dialogue. She has worked as a radio and web journalist for different NGOs, covering topics regarding independent culture and art. Currently, she is working as an editor and host at a community radio KLFM, as a freelance theatre critic (gledam.org) and freelance moderator for different events and discussions in film and creative industries in Split, Croatia (Mediterranean Film Festival Split, Kino Mediteran, KineDok, Secret Arts Cinema). She is a member of the Council of Culture for music and performing arts for the City of Split.



…together with more than 30 community members.