Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo

Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association

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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 […]

Issued »Proceedings of the Scientific and Professional Symposium “Symbol, Identity and Homeland War”, Zagreb, 31 October 2014«, HGZD, Zagreb, 2016

Zbornik “Simbol, identitet i Domovinski rat”, 2014., HGZD, Zagreb, 2016.

Following preparations that took longer then we initially hoped for, finally the proceeding book of the symposium was issued. The scientific and professional symbposium “Symbol, Identity andthe Homeland War” was held in Zagreb on 31 October 2014 in the Library of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Zagreb, co-organized by […]

Doobrazovanje turističkih vodiča, 21.01.2016.

Predavanje Heimer za DTVZ, 21.01.2016.

U sklopu aktivnosti doobrazovanja koje za svoje članove provodi Društvo turističkih vodiča Zagreba i srednjohrvatske regije Zagreb (DTVZ, http://www.vodici-zg.hr/), predsjednik HGZD, Željko Heimer održao je predavanje o grbovima i zastavama Zagreba i Hrvatske. U predavanju podsjetio je vodiče na činjenica iz povijesti simbola grada i Domovine i otkrio im pojedine zanimljive dijelove povijesti i legende […]

Tourist Guides Development Education, 21.01.2016

Predavanje Heimer za DTVZ, 21.01.2016.

As part of the development education programme for their members the Tourist Guide Association of Zagreb and the Central Croatian Region (DTVZ, http://www.vodici-zg.hr) organized a lecture on coats of arms of Zagreb and Croatia by Željko Heimer, the HGZD president. He brough to mind teh guides to facts on the city and homeland symbols history […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik« (3), 2014

Following the series of 44 installments of the »Veksilologija« (Vexillology) column in 2012 i 2013 godini, Željko Heimer continued to write for the Ministry of Defence magazine in 2014 as well, with 26 new articles in the issues № 438 through 463. The articles are available in the  »Hrvatski vojnik« on-line archives, i.e. directly at […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik« (2), 2013

Following the series of the 18 installments of the »Veksilologija« (Vexillology) column in 2012, Željko Heimer continued to write for the Ministry of Defence magazine in 2013. with 26 new articles in the issues № 412 through 437. The articles are available in the on-line arhivi »Hrvatskog vojnika«, i.e. directly at the following links (here titles are translated […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik«, 2012

Following a few articles on the flags from the Military Museum issued in 2010 in the »Hrvatski vojnik«, the magazine of the Ministry of Defence, since the issue 394 Željko Heimer publishes a regular column on flags and the science that deals with them. The column, located regularly on the third page from the back […]

Lecture by Heimer on Zagreb for Classical Gymnasium Association, 19.4.2010

On Monday, April 19th 2010 at 7pm the Zagreb Classical Gymnasium Association organized as part of their regular meetings a lecture by Željko Heimer “The coats of arms and the flags of the City of Zagreb” with a presentation from his book of the same title. With the full auditorium of the former Gymnasium students […]

»Grb i zastava« № 6 Issued

The new issue of our journal »Grb i zastava« was printed and sent by mail to our members, subscribers and to institutions and associations with whom we exchange publications. The № 6 of GiZ has the usual 20 pages of A4 size with articles parallelly in Croatian and English language in full colours with numerous illustrations. […]

Lecture by Heimer at »Brethren of the Croatian Dragon« Society 9.12.2009

On Wendsday, 9th December 2009, Željko Heimer held a lecture on the coats of arms and the flags of Zagreb, hosted by the »Brethren of the Croatian Dragon« Society in the Dragon Tower above the Stone Gates in Zagreb. The “Brethren of the Croatian Dragon” Society is an organization based on the Croatian friendship and brotherhood […]

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