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New York City: November 15th Bitange i Princeza

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November 15th 2014 at Sv. Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in NYC.  Show starts at 10:00

Bitange i Princeza have performed in NYC before and rocked the crowd.  Not your usual Narodna crowd.  Their show brings out the best crowd, new and fun faces who rarely get to experience the Zabavna Rok music scene here in NYC.  Come down and jam out with the band and have some drinks.  The entrance is $15.

Bitange i Princeza is a Boston-based rock cover band, whose repertoire spans a wide range of songs from Ex-YU rock scene, including those of legendary bands like Bajaga i Instruktori, Riblja Corba, EKV, Partibrejkers, Zana, Generacija 5, Negative, Bijelo Dugme, Prljavo Kazaliste, Parni Valjak, and others. The band is comprised of versatile members with a wide mix of experiences, including a virtuoso from the prestigious Berklee College of Music. Together, they have played at various venues in New England, as well as NYC. Their concerts are perfect night for Yugoslavian nostalgic rock and roll lovers
The band members are:
Vladan Ristanovic (vocals, bass guitar).
Sandra Milenkovic (vocals).
Marko Stojkovic (guitar, vocals).
Vincent Bonnafous (drums).

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NYC: 3rd TESLA MEMORIAL CONFERENCE & TESLA SPIRIT AWARDS GALA

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Dear friends and Tesla enthusiasts:

January is the time to remember Tesla! 

We at Tesla Science Foundation, with many pivotal activities in 2014 behind us, are gearing up for the 3rd Tesla Memorial Conference that will take place at the historic the New Yorker Hotel in New York City

                             Please save January 10th 2015 for Tesla!

This year’s conference “Let’s Create the Tesla Curriculum” signifies the original platform for Tesla Science Foundation, whose main goal is to incorporate the legacy of Nikola Tesla into the official school curriculum in the United States and around the world. This year we are preparing a first class line-up of expert presenters and we will update you with the final list of participants by mid-October. In the meantime we welcome your suggestions, leads and ideas – and please put this important event on your calendar!

3rd Tesla Memorial Conference program will be as follows: 

9am – 6 pm      Tesla Conference: “Let’s create a Tesla Curriculum”

9am – 11 pm    Tesla exhibit: Past. Present. Future.

7 pm – 8 pm     Tesla Bust Unveiling at the New Yorker Hotel

8pm – 11 pm    Tesla Spirit Awards 2015 Gala Benefit

Tesla Spirit Awards Gala Benefit program will recognize a number of prominent speakers, dignitaries, artists and distinguished scientific individuals who contributed to promoting Tesla and will receive Tesla Spirit Award in 8 categories.

Tesla Bust Unveiling will be a special highlight of the evening. The New Yorker Hotel is the “mecca” for Tesla followers around the world and this will permanently mark the hotel as the one of the historical destinations where Tesla lived and worked for the last 10 years of his life.

We hope you will be joining us in January and we want to remind you of our TS Foundation goals and plans as we are planning our 2015 agenda. We ask for your kind support.

Tax deductible donation checks should be addressed and mailed to:                                                             Tesla Science Foundation, 957 West King Road, Malvern, PA 19355.

Thank you very much for your interest. We look forward to your attendance and support.

Regards,

 

Nikola Lonchar                    Marina Schwabic
President/Founder                    Executive Director
Tesla Science Foundation                    Tesla Science Foundation
Phone: (484) 955-0545                    Phone: (857) 417 8719
nikolalonchar@gmail.com                    mschwabic@gmail.com

 

%20%20%20%20″ alt=”” />The Tesla Science Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the life, legacy, and scientific innovations of Nikola Tesla. Today, our Foundation is the most active Tesla related organization in United States having successfully hosted numerous lectures, seminars, forums, to include our annual Energy Independence Conference. Through its dedicated efforts, TSF has attracted large numbers of scientists, engineers, artists, students and other Tesla enthusiasts worldwide. Visionary and scientist, Nikola Tesla was voted one of the 100 most influential Americans of the 20th Century and is included in the UNESCO Memory of the World register.

 

*Taken from the Tesla Foundation Event Page

October 23rd in New York City, Crown Prince Alexander & Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia to Host The Annual Benefit Luncheon at Le Cirque

Last years Luncheon:  HRH Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine with New York Governor David Patterson and Dr. Ruth

Last years Luncheon: HRH Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine with New York Governor David Patterson and Dr. Ruth

October 23rd 2014 at 12:00 PM the Crown Prince and Princess of Serbia will be hosting a luncheon to benefit Crown Princess Katherine’s not for profit organization, Lifeline.

Lifeline New York works with the HRH Crown Princess Katherine Foundation, which was established in Belgrade in 2001, to improve the health and welfare of all those in need in Serbia regardless of religion or ethnic origin. Over the years, Lifeline has provided items such as neonatal ultrasound machines, mobile mammography unit, radiology training of medical staff, electric hospital beds for intensive care units, devices for children with impaired hearing and computers for orphans.

To purchase tickets CLICK HERE

Official Invitation for the Luncheon on October 23rd 2014

Official Invitation for the Luncheon on October 23rd 2014

Lidija Slavkovic’s “A Plan: Vacation” Exhibition in NYC

     If you’re in NYC during October check out Lidija Slavkovic’s exhibition in Studio Vendome Projects.  

A Plan: Vacation, Lidija Slavkovic’s first New York exhibition, will be on view at Studio Vendome Projects (30 Grand Street, New York, NY) from October 22 – November 22, 2014. The exhibition will include drawings of landscapes made with acrylic, graphite, charcoal pencil, and coffee.

The title of the exhibition A Plan: Vacation has a double meaning – the most obvious is one’s associations with seascapes and landscapes as vacation destinations. The more important aspect is that the title reflects how Slavkovic thinks about retrieving her imagery from what are generally considered “Landscapes,” and therefore immediately being reduced to metaphor.

“I see my work as an object of attention, in that the work is a reflection of my relationship to some ‘thing’,” says Slavkovic. “I acknowledge that my concept is only an impermanent objectification of sensation, thus I think of my drawings not as an art work but as the result of the work of art.”

Born in Belgrade, Serbia, Slavkovic earned a BFA in painting from the Academy of Fine Arts in Belgrade in 1999. She lives and works in Belgrade, Serbia and Miami, Florida.

by: Lidija Slavkovic

by: Lidija Slavkovic

Boban and Marko Markovic coming to a city near you – U.S. & Canada Tour Information

Father and son duo take on the U.S. & Canada with a trubaci tour.  Hitting cities like Chicago, Toronto, Montreal and New York through September and October.  Click link below for more information and ticket availability.

Boban and Marko Markovic Trubaci Duo U.S. Tour

 

 

Belgrade Philharmonic U.S. Tour October 6th – 9th 2014

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The Belgrade Philharmonic will be having a U.S. tour of 4 cities.  Chicago 10/6, Cleveland 10/7, Washington 10/8, and New York City 10/9.  Ticket prices for all 4 cities range from $15 dollars to $65 depending on your seats.  For more information on the U.S. tour you can visit the website and for tickets you can visit the separate individual concert halls for availability.