Participant Profile

Silvija Stipanov


As one of the main producers and program developers for the Zagreb Student Center, Stipanov has organized international residency programs and award-winning performance series that promote emerging artists as well as bring international talent to the Zagreb arts scene. She is one of the creators of the program Culture of Change that has produced more than fifty theater shows, screened over one thousand films and hosted scores of other cultural events. She sought to gain insight into the operations of non-profit institutions and learn more about how cultural management training programs function in the US.