Institute for innovative arts research IRIU
|Inštitut za raziskovanje inovativnih umetnosti Iriu|
|Resljeva cesta 20, SI-1000 Ljubljana|
|Phone||386 (0) 234 9728|
- 9 April to 10 April 2015
A number of Slovene authors, translation workshops, projects, and a concert by Prismojeni profesorji bluesa, co-organised by the Centre for Slovene as a Second/Foreign Language, the Institute for innovative arts research IRIU, and the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia Prague, at the Young Moon, Festival of Slovene Poetesses at , , in ,
- 3 December to 4 December 2014
A literary evening with Slovene poets living in Prague in the framework of the World Days of the Slovenian Language, organised by the Centre for Slovene as a Second/Foreign Language, Poetry Tickets - Výzva poezie, a project by the Institute for innovative arts research IRIU, in , ,
IRIU organises a number of cultural and literary events with artists both established and emerging and publishes various publications. Often the events integrate different fields of art and are infused with current social topics.
Among the more visible projects are 168 ur pokonci za kulturo ("Up for 168 Hours for Culture"), which saw an impressive response from a number of artists, and the foundation of the Miniministry of art, in the framework of which tenders were launched to co-finance various art projects.
The literary workshops Literarne ustvarjalnice provide a practical opportunity to hone skills in creative writing and literary criticism under the guidance of acclaimed Slovene authors, and is also accompanied by a series of literary evenings.
Some of the other projects include: Eno kepico poezije, prosim ("A Scoop of Poetry, Please"), Spletno pero ("Online Pen"), Slovenija bere ("Slovenia Reads"), Kavarna poezije ("Café of Poetry"), and Obvestila poezije ("Poetry Tickets").