Tag: Croatia

»Grb i zastava« № 34 Issued

The № 34 of »Grb i zastava« was printed, in its Volume XVII, soon to be posted to subscriber addresses. Additional copies of the GiZ you may order from Leykam International. We copy here from the »Editorial«: Dear Reader, An editor is considered lucky if the hardest task he has is to write the editorial. […]

Philatelic Exhibition at UFRI, Rijeka, 6 – 20 October 2023

The Faculty of Teacher Education of the University of Rijeka (UFRI), the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association (HGZD) and the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon (DBHZ) organized the Philatelic Exhibition “Postal Stamps of the Republic of Croatia with Statehood Motifs”, October 6 – 20, 2023 , in the UFRI lobby (Sveučilišna avenija 6, […]

Book Promotion: Flags from Stern, Mast and Bow, 27.9.2023

In Zagreb, in the Tower over the Stone Gates, the seat of the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon (DBHZ), the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association, on the occasion of the World Vexillology Day, organized the presentation of Daniela Kušpilić’s book “Flags from the Stern, Mast and Bow: Catalog of the Collection of Flags […]

On Flags of Football Clubs at the Conference in Rijeka on 8 September 2023

President of HGZD Željko Heimer and Željko Ševerdija, a member of HGZD from Rijeka, held a presentation on the flags and symbols of football clubs from Croatia that participated in the highest level of national club competitions (i.e. in the premiere league), in Rijeka on September 8, 2023 at conference “Football Day through a legal, […]

Commemorative postage stamps “Croatian flags” presented, 5 June 2023.

    In the Tower over the Stone Gates in Zagreb, on 5 June 2023, the Croatian Heraldric and Vexillological Association (HGZD), the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon (DBHZ) and Croatian postal authority HP – Hrvatska pošta d. d. held a ceremony promoting the new issue of postage stamps of the Republic of […]

Lecture on Heraldic Artist Milan Sunko, Zagreb, 18 January 2023

Predavanje Heimer 'Sunko' 18.01.2023.

During the customarly Wensdays dragon feasts (events, lectures) in the Tower over the Stone gates on 18 January 2023, a lecture entitled “Milan Sunko – (almost) forgotten heraldic artist of world renown who was revered by the old dragons” was held by Master of Ceremonies of the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon, Lt. […]

Post-Congress Vexilological Event – Rijeka 2022

A meeting named Post-Congressional Vexilological Event – Rijeka 2022 was held at the Faculty of Teacher Education of the University of Rijeka (UFRI) in cooperation with the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Society (HGZD) on 18 July 2022, as an event following the 29th International Vexilological Congress held in Ljubljana previous week, organized by the Slovenian […]

New Book on Flags of Rijeka

After several years of studying, publishing several scholarly papers, and participating a few international conferences with the topic as well as giving a few public lectures in Rijeka, HGZD president Željko Heimer unified his research of the city flag and various other flags used and still in use in the city on the Riječina river. […]

Presentation of Publications on the Occasion of Croatian Flag Day 2022

In the Tower above the Stone Gates, the seat of the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon (DBHZ), in the traditional slot of draconian events on Wednesday, 8 June 2022, and on the occasion of the Croatian Flag Day on 5 June, a presentation of several publications related to that occasion. Namely, four years […]

Commemorative Book of the 170th Anniversary of Croatian Tricolor Issued

Four years ago, four national institutions engaged in the research and preservation of the national symbolic heritage, each in its own way: the Croatian Historical Museum (HPM), the Croatian Institute of History (HIP), the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Society (HGZD) and the Society of Brethren of the Croatian Dragon (DBHZ) declared 5 June as the […]