Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo

Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association

The Flag Heritage Foundation issued »Vexillology as a Social Science« by Željko Heimer

Heimer: »Vexillology as a Social Science«, Flag Heritage Foundation, Danvers, MA, 2017.

The sixth publication in The Flag Heritage Foundation Monograph and Translation Series, titled Vexillology as a Social Science, was issued in April. It is the English adaptation of the major part of the doctoral thesis by Željko Heimer, defended at the Postgraduate Doctoral Studies of Sociology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of […]

Lectury by Matea Brstilo Rešetar in the Croatian Nobility Union, 20.03.2017.

In the remises of the Croatian Nobility Union, Teslina ulica 13/1, Zagreb, on Monday, 20 March 2017 at 18:30h Matea Brstilo Rešetar, HGZD secretary, director of the Croatian History Museum in Zagreb and senior custodian of its Heraldry and Sphragistics Collection will hold a lecture titled Heraldry and Sphragistics Collection of the Croatian History Museum […]

10th HGZD Assembly 2017

Zagreb, 10 February 2017 INVITATION TO THE ANNUAL ASSEMBLY of the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association Esteemed heraldists and vexillologists, dear friends! The 10th Regular Annual HGZD Assembly meets on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 in the Croatian History Museum (HPM), Matoševa st. 9, Zagreb, at 5 p.m. Proposed schedule and agenda: 1. Guided Tour to […]

Lecture »Introduction to Heraldry for Tourist Guides«, 2.2.2016.

Doedukacija turističkih vodiča

As part of the development education programme of the Tourist Guide Association of Zagreb and the Central Croatian Region (DTVZ, www.dtvz.hr), Željko Heimer, the HGZD president is giving a lecture »Introduction to Heraldry for Tourist Guides«, in the Jewish Community of Zagreb Auditorium Hall, Palmotićeva st. 16, 2nd Floor at 18:00 h, Thursday, 2 February […]

»Grb i zastava« № 20 Issued

Just as the previous issue that opened the tenth volume, the new celebratory № 20 of our journal »Grb i zastava« is issued in extended volume at 36 pages. It was just sent to the printers and our members may expect it soon in their mail boxes. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam […]

In Memoriam Dr Whitney Smith

Dr. Whitney Smith (1940 -2016)

The father of modern vexillology, Whitney Smith established in 1961, together with Gerhard Grahl, the first vexilological journal The Flag Bulletin, and the next year estanlished the Flag Research Centre (FRC). He was its director until his retirement in 2013 when the entire considerable library and archive was transferred to the University of Texas in […]

HGZD president appointed a FRC Fellow

Flag Research Center

The US institute for flags named the Flag Research Center (FRC), [in Croatian known as Centar za proučavanje zastava from the translation of the W. Smith’s Flags and Arms Across the World: Grbovi i zastave svijeta, Globus, Zagreb, 1982., p. 7], established in 1962 by Whitney Smith in Winchester, Massachusetts, was reorganized recently, after Smith’s […]

New book Željko Heimer: »Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags«, HGZD, Zagreb, 2016.

Heimer: Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags, HGZD, Zagreb, 2016.

The English edition of the doctoral thesis by Željko Heimer was issued under the title “Exploring Vexillology through Military Unit Flags” published by HGZD and distributed though the American publishing house Lulu specialized for the print-on-demand. The issue was edited by Edward B. Kay, under whose guidance the book represents a real gem in any […]

Marking of the World Vexillology Day in Zadar

Wolrd Vexilology Day - October 1

The HGZD joined the initiative to mark the World Vexillology Day. On the occasion of our Society 10th anniversary, the HGZD will celebrate the World Vexillology Day during the Fifth National Congress of Croatian Historians, in Zadar, 5-8 October 2016. All around the world, for the first time this year, the World Vexillology Day is […]

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