The VisionHeartefact strengthens critical awareness and builds an open and
free society

Through creative, expert, and artistic exchange in in the region of the Western Balkans, Heartefact supports and encourages contemporary and engaged cultural and artistic creativity, and thus creates the conditions for producing a new generation of progressive individuals.

Ever since its establishment in 2009, Heartefact has been committed to creating a regional cultural space which is responsible towards the past and builds a secure future.

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Heartefact gives special attention in its work to marginalized and discriminated social groups.

So far, over 1000 people participated in our programs. We organized over 200 exchanges of artists in the region. Over 150 programs have been supported thanks to the work of the Heartefact Foundation. We have produced more than 100 art programs in theatrical, digital and visual arts. We have published over 30 contemporary plays.Andrej Nosov, Director

MIssion statement

HF is advocating new models of production, regional cooperation and alternative forms of education. Within the program of Production, Heartefact creates a space for artistic communication about painful social issues. Through the changing of existing artistic and cultural practices in the region, HF supports artists who have the knowledge and desire to critically reflect on society around them. The work of young artists is affirmed by the annual award for the best contemporary dramatic text.

Activities of the Production program are focused primarily on the theater and the visual arts. Socio-politically engaged theater and visual productions are the central point of the work of Heartefact, which makes us a leading actor of contemporary artistic expressions in the region.

The FactsHeartefact gives special attention in its work to marginalized and discriminated social groups

  • 1000 People

  • 200 Cultural Events

  • 100 Programs



We reconnect diverse regional artistic expressions and create a unique regional cultural space.


We are dedicated to creating spaces for positive action and innovative methods of dealing with societal challenges.


We are building responsible society by developing philanthropic practices and the culture of giving in our society.

The GoalRegional network Global impact

Through a program of small grants, the Foundation supports the development of critical and independent thinking as well as the promotion of human rights, tolerance, equality, minority rights, intercultural dialogue and regional cooperation.


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