At the Youth Education Centre of the State Hermitage Museum, the Forum of Slavic Cultures presented Tracings out of Thin Air, a book that discusses the shaping of oppositional practices and collaborative communities in art and culture. Both Slovenian and Russian authors took part in the presentation, among them Marina Gržinić, Darja Zaviršek, Alexander Ivanov, Joana Monbaron and Ayman Eckford.
The Forum of Slavic Cultures is a Ljubljana-based international foundation that connects people and institutions in thirteen Slavic countries through different projects.
Like his predecessors, Mr. Aleksandar Bogdanović, the new Montenegrin Minister of Culture, supports the activity of the Forum of Slavic Cultures and its projects that involve active participation of Montenegrin partners, both individual and institutional.
Montenegrin publishing house Otvoreni Kulturni Forum published the first in the 100 Slavic Novels series, Drago Jančar’s novel Mocking Desire.
Director of the Forum of Slavic Cultures, Andreja Rihter, PhD, and the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the Russian Federation, H. E. Mr. Primož Šeligo, met new Minister of Culture of the Republic of Belarus in Minsk, Mr. Jury Bondar. do 21. aprila 2017, je nastala na pobudo Zveze zgodovinskih društev Slovenije in Foruma slovanskih kultur.
On 15 of January 2018 the Živa Award 2018 call was closed.