"I embrace Danube’s quality of offering so many different perspectives: tourism, sport, arts, all-around culture. Our efforts aim to allowing Delta’s nature and its people to shine, and to conveying the universal message that nature can be enjoyed without spoiling it". Ivan Patzaichin
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ROWMANIA FESTIVAL IN BUDAPEST

ROWMANIA FESTIVAL IN BUDAPEST

A QUICK LOOK TO ROWMANIA INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION BUDAPEST

A QUICK LOOK TO ROWMANIA INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION BUDAPEST

ARTISTS' INTERVIEWS: ELECTRIC BROTHER

ARTISTS’ INTERVIEWS: ELECTRIC BROTHER

EDITOR: How was it to work for PLUG TO NATURE with a very unusual sound-instrument, the old Lighthouse from Sulina? Why did you decide to leave the recordings “untouched”, although the result is not an illustrative one? E.B.: The old lighthouse was the most interesting sound I found in the Delta. Everyone expects to hear...
ARTISTS' INTERVIEWS: NICU ILFOVEANU

ARTISTS’ INTERVIEWS: NICU ILFOVEANU

EDITOR: A certain kind of enigma or uncertainty, unleashed by the genuine relationship between the cinematic representation and a photographic-kind of footage, seems to characterize much of your work DELTA 3. It is the effect of filming on Super 8 and the juxtaposition of black and white and colour film? N.I.: One might get the...
BUDAPEST - 14 OF JULY - LAST STAGE OF ROWMANIA FESTIVAL

BUDAPEST – 14 OF JULY – LAST STAGE OF ROWMANIA FESTIVAL

Saturday, 14 of July, ROWMANIA reaches Budapest, the last stage of our international festival. Meanwhile you can view the last interview with Ivan Patzaichin on the competition and Danube Connection project: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bOh8idf1WXc&feature=plcp
PLUG TO NATURE - NEW PICTURES

PLUG TO NATURE – NEW PICTURES

A SMALL WONDER - TRAPA NATANS

A SMALL WONDER – TRAPA NATANS

This Latvian postage stamp is depicting the water caltrop, a recurrent visual element seen in the Danube Delta. We used this natural plant in creating the imagery of the museum-like diorama, part of the public art project PLUG TO NATURE in Vienna. This plant is important for the Delta ecosystem – but also culturally. It...
PLUG TO NATURE - THE ITINERARY

PLUG TO NATURE – THE ITINERARY

PLUG TO NATURE blends eco-philosophy with design, visual art and music, being concerned with the definition of a new kind of urban attitude towards the natural. The focus is to explore the intersections between creative fields, ecology, technology and urbanism. The sculpture-like installation was the result of a work collaboration between several “actors”. The method...
IVAN PATZAICHIN - ROWMANIA FESTIVAL IN VIENNA, BRATISLAVA

IVAN PATZAICHIN – ROWMANIA FESTIVAL IN VIENNA, BRATISLAVA

ROWMANIA - A SECOND VENUE ON OUR DANUBE TRAVEL - ČUNOVO WATER SPORT CENTRE BRATISLAVA

ROWMANIA – A SECOND VENUE ON OUR DANUBE TRAVEL – ČUNOVO WATER SPORT CENTRE BRATISLAVA

ROWMANIA - FIRST STAGE OF OUR INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL - GANSENHAUFEL STRANDBAD VIENNA

ROWMANIA – FIRST STAGE OF OUR INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL – GANSENHAUFEL STRANDBAD VIENNA

DANUBE CONNECTION IN BRATISLAVA

DANUBE CONNECTION IN BRATISLAVA

Bratislava. A second venue of our rowing contest.