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Teodor Celakoski

Teodor Celakoski (Croatia) is a cultural worker and activist from Zagreb. His work ranges from coordinating cultural programs, networking and cultural advocacy, to institutional innovation and political activism, and is guided by a vision of culture as a form of transformative agency. Guided by the idea that culture can be an agent for transformation, Celakoski has brought together and mobilised a broad range of citizens to explore new forms of public agency. Celakoski is a pivotal figure in shaping Croatia’s independent cultural scene and committed to making real democratic processes possible. In 2014 he was awarded the ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture.