Dijana Rakovic

DIJANA RAKOVIĆ

Dijana is a Project Manager at Counterpoints Arts. Her role spans production, curation and participation, with special interest in climate change and environmental justice. 

Dijana leads on the production on London events for Counterpoints Arts’ music programme; Refugee Week UK artistic programme, in collaboration with flagship cultural institutions; and the organisation’s ‘cooperative commissioning’ strand, focusing on place-based art projects.

Dijana has also worked on other productions, including Insomnia at Southbank’s Bargehouse; Counterpoint at Rochelle School; Dis/placed at Shoreditch Town Hall; Adopting Britain with Southbank Centre; Everyday on Canalside, a participatory project with residents on a local housing estate; and the multi-platform collaborative programme Who Are We? at Tate Exchange. Currently, she is leading on the ‘Music For Social Change’ PRS Foundation funded project, supporting music programming throughout 2019, including a youth engagement project on hip hop in Kent, South East England.

Dijana was a participant in the Creative Climate Leadership programme in Slovenia in October 2017, coordinated by Julie’s Bicycle and Slovenian social development organisation PiNA, supported by Creative Europe. Since then, she has been a part of an international network of creative and cultural workers working on climate change related issues and campaigns.