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Poster Exhibition in RIjeka “Croatian Coat of Arms and Flag Through the History”

Izložba 'Hrvatski grb i zastava kroz povijest', MO Pećine, Rijeka, 28.5. - 28.6.2021.

The poster exhibition “Croatian Coat of Arms and Flag Through the History” was opened on 28 May 2021 on the occasion of the Statehood Day 30 May and the Croatian Flag Day 5 June in the Pećine Local Council in Rijeka. The exhibition author is president of the International Federation of Vexillological Associations (FIAV) and […]

»Croatian flag through history«in the »Večernji list« special issue on the occasion of 30 years of Croatian independence

Večernji list Specijal 28. ožujka 2021.

In its weekly edition of March 28, 2021, the Croatian daily Večernji list published a special article entitled “Croatia – 30 Years of Independence”, which, along with forty other interesting articles and conversations about this key moment in Croatian history on 154 pages, also contains the text “Symbol of Identity: Croatian Flag through the History” […]

Monograph by Mate Božić and Stjepan Ćosić: »Croatian Coats of Arms – Genesis, Symbolism, History«

Mate Božić i Stjepan Ćosić: »Hrvatski grbovi - geneza, simbolika, povijest«

In the end of this February the newest monograph on Croatian historical land, national, and current sate heraldic symbols was issued. It is a richly illustrated work entitled “CROATIAN COATS OF ARMS Genesys – Symbolism – History”, co-authored by Mate Božić and Stjepan Ćosić. Extensive summaries in English and German were translated by Željko Heimer, […]

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. […]

Heimer Visited MGD and Presented its FIAV Membership Charter, 8.10.2019

Predsjednik FIAV-a i HGZD-a Heimer i predsjednik MGD Jonovski, Skopje, 8.10.2019.

FIAV (International Federation of Vexillological Associations) and HGZD President visited Skopje on 6–9 October 2019 as a guestof the Macedonian Heraldic Society (MGD), being its proud honorary member. On 8 October 2019 in the name of FIAV he presented to MGD president Jovan Jonovski a charter confirming the MGD membership to FIAV. MGD was admitted […]

The column »Clipeus Croatorum« by Mate Božić at the »Dalmatinski portal«

Mate Božić: »Clipeus Croatorum«

Our coleague from Solin, Mate Božić writes for »Dalmatinski portal« (Dalmatian Portal) occasional colum under the title Clipeus Croatorum (Latin for “the shield of Croats”, after the nickname of duke Mladen III Šubića Bribirski – Croatorum clipeus fortis: “curageous shield of Croats”). In the column he writes in popular way on the origins of country […]

»Nobility of the Kingdom of Dalmatia 1814-1918« Book Promoted in the Croatian State Archives, 19.09.2018

On 19 September 2018 in the Croatian State Archives the State Archive of Zadar organized a promotion of the book by Miroslav Granić and Denis Martinović »Nobility of the Kingdom of Dalmatia 1814-1918«, published by the State Archives in zadar andthe Literary Circle Split previously this year. The promoters of this capital book of Croatin […]

Lectures Cycle »Flags of European and World Countries« – Heimer: The Coat of Arms and the Flag of Croatia, 20.06.2018

Coordination of Croatian Friendship Societies started with its first lecture held on 20 June 2018, its new cycle of lectures titled »Flags of European and World Countries«. Željko Heimer will present in the cycle symbols of countries with which Croatia, through the Coordination, cherish friedship relations. The lectures have the goal to present and promote various […]

25th HGZD Tribune, 18.6.2018 – Mate Božić »The Oldest Croatian Land Arms«

The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association held its 25th Tribune on Monday 18 June 2018 in the Bogdan ogrizović Library in Zagreb, when Mate Božić gave lecture titled »The Oldest Croatian Land Arms«. The lecture was based on the paper written by Mate Božić and Stjepan Ćosić “Nastanak hrvatskih grbova: Podrijetlo, povijest i simbolika od 13. […]

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