Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo

Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association

President Heimer at the 7th Czech National Congress of Vexillology, Frýdek-Místek

Address atthe 7th Czech National Congress of Vexillology, Frýdek-Místek

Czech National Congresses of Vexillology are held every four years since 1996 in another town in Czech Republic. This year the 7th Congress was held in the Moravian-Silesian city of Frýdek-Místek from 4 until 6 September 2020. The FIAV President addressed the Congress participants via vieolink within the Congress opening ceremony on 5 September 2020. […]

President Heimer Explains Belarus Flags for HRT

Croatian national broadcasting company HRT published on its news portal on August 23, 2020 an article about flags that appear in connection with recent events in Belarus, which we transfer here translated https://vijesti.hrt.hr/646215/zasto-bjeloruski-prosvjednici-koriste-bijelo-crveno-bijelu-zastavu-umjesto-sluzbene Why are Belarusian protesters using a white-red-white flag instead of the official one? A frequent sight in the current protests in Belarus […]

12th International Flag Art Festival Zagreb “Identity of Europe (Europe Intimately)” August 2020

The 12th International Flag Festival was held in Zagreb from 10 to 20 August 2020. With the support of the Tourist Board of the City of Zagreb and the City of Zagreb, 350 art flags from about 20 countries of the world, prepared for this year’s and previous festivals, are on display in the center. […]

‘Deutsche Welle’ Published an Interview with President Heimerom

'Der Tag', 09.07.2020

The German global broadcasting  network Deutsche Welle broadcasted on 9 July 2020 a video-call interview with FIAV President Heimer regarding the state flag change issues, initiated with the events rgarding the US state of Mississipii flag change debate. The TV story onthe Mississippi flag was published in their daily news report Der Tag, right after […]

The British Vexillological Journal ‘Flagmaster’ Published an Interview with President Heimer

¸Heimer: 'Vexillology is inherently apolitical, even if flags are political artefacts par excellence'

The Flagmaster magazine of the British Flag Institute, which has been published since 1971, published in its number 160, for the summer of 2020, an interview with FIAV President Željko Heimer led by Alex Cachinero-Gorman. In the interview, Heimer answers questions about the role and goals of FIAV, the relationship between FIAV and its members, […]

17th Lecture on Flags in the KHDP cycles – On the Occasion of the Centenary of the Czech Flag, 23.06.2020

Predavanje o nastanku i razvoju češke zastave

The Croatian-Czech Society, the Czech Beseda Zagreb, the Coordination of Croatian Friendship Societies and the Croatian Heraldry and Flag Society marked the 100th anniversary of the Czech flag on Tuesday, June 23, at the Czech National House in Zagreb with a lecture given by Lietenant Colonel Dr. Željko Heimer, President of the Croatian Heraldry and […]

President Heimer at the Noth American Vexillological Association Annual Meetting, 13.06.2020

Zastava NAVA 54

The 54th annual conference of the North American Vexillological Association – Association nord-américaine de vexillologie (NAVA), abbreviated NAVA 54, was held under special pandemic travel restrictions, using a “virtual meeting room” in WebEx. was hosted by the U.S. Library of Congress. The conference was opened by NAVA President Peter Ansoff, and as a special guest, […]

»Grb i zastava« № 27 Issued

We proudly announce that, in spite of all misfortunes happening in this 2020, the new booklet of our journal »Grb i zastava«, number 27 in its Volume XIV, at 36 pages, was issued from the printing press these days. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam International. publishing house. From the »Editorial« we copy: In […]

Prof. Josip Kolanović Died

We are noting you with sorow that Prof. Dr. Sc. Josip Kolanović (83) died in Zadar. Prof. Kolanović was a member of the HGZD Court of Honor, an esteemed Croatian archivist and historian. He was an initiator of revival of modern Croatian municipal heraldry and vexillology in mid-1990s. Through his efforts, as director of the […]

Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo je član međunarodnih udruga | The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association is a member of
FIAV (La Fédération Internationale des Associations Vexillologiques) & CIGH (La Confédération Internationale de Généalogie et d'Héraldique)
HGZD 2006