Sponsored by the Government of the Republic of Macedonia and ARCHAEOLOGY magazine
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
58 Park Avenue (between 38th & 39th)
New York, NY 10016
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Thank you to those who joined us for an enjoyable evening of food, wine, musical and dance entertainment PLUS archaeology as we listened to a lecture from the leading archaeologist of the Republic of Macedonia, Dr. Dragi Mitrevski. We toured his homeland, so full of archaeological riches.
Professor Dragi Mitrevski is a renowned Macedonian archaeologist and professor of Prehistoric Archaeology and classic Archaeology and Methodology of archaeological research at the Faculty of Philosophy of Skopje - Department of Art History and Archeology (the oldest Higher Education Institution in the Republic of Macedonia). Since 2005, he has been Head of the Institute for History of Art and Archaeology at the Faculty of Philosophy at State University Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje.
H.E. Elizabeta Kanchevska Milevska, PhD, the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Macedonia, also spoke at the event.
Folk Dance Group: “Goce Delchev,” MOC Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Cedar Grove, New Jersey
Choreographers: Nikola Ristevski and Natasha Ristevska, Tel. (973) 441-3983
Musician: Vladimir Vasileski-Cetkar is a multi-talented professional Macedonian musician. He is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music and his work as a guitarist, vocalist, and composer has been praised by music luminaries like George Benson, Maceo Parker, and many more musicians. He has been an active live performer at various international festivals and venues around Europe and the US.
A reception followed, and food and Macedonian wine was served.