With the country blocked off and in collapse, clubbing was a vital means of rebellion for Serbian DJ @tijanatt and her generation in the fight back against the atmosphere created by the Milosevic regime.
Experience the madness and creativity of the time with a unique #RebelSoundsLive performance on Saturday 23 November at #IWMLondon .
Torn apart in the space of just a few hours, the construction of the Berlin Wall was a brutal experience for families in the city.
In the second part of our series, IWM’s Cold War and Late 20th-Century Conflict Art Curator Paris Agar explores life after the wall went up.
Head over to IWM.org.uk for more on the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
When going out becomes an act of defiance. As part of our #CultureUnderAttack season, we hear from Serbian DJ and journalist @tijanatt T as she explains the importance of youth culture in 90s Serbia in the face of the Milosevic regime.
Catch an exclusive Tijana T performance as part of #RebelSoundsLive at 2pm on Saturday 23 November.
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Book your tickets today and be a part of the special 80th anniversary Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show and Duxford Air Festival.
Act fast—our special Early Bird tickets will save £5 per person, and won’t be around for long. Kids aged 15 and under go free. Hit www.iwm.org.uk/airshows to find our more and book.
What does Remembrance mean in 2019? .
Using forgotten First World War stories as inspiration, a group of young musicians attempted to answer this with a new piece. .
Yesterday, we got to hear the result and listen to their final thoughts. #IWMBTS@seriouslivemusic@londonjazzfest
This is one of the earliest poppies from the 1921 Poppy Appeal, instigated by Field Marshall Earl Haig and continued to this day by the Royal British Legion. See this and many other special First World War objects on permanent display at IWM North. Plan your visit today.
To mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Saturday 9 November, leading street artists @thierrynoir and @stikstudio will be appearing at IWM London for an exclusive poster signing event starting at 11am. Proceeds from all sales will go to the Imperial War Museum. .
STIK and Thierry will be signing exclusive IWM poster and postcard editions of their new artwork, WALL. .
This is an exclusive IWM London event, with limited posters and postcards available to purchase on the day only. No online sales will be available. .
Posters and postcards are limited to one per customer. No discounts are available.
@thierrynoir started painting on the #BerlinWall in 1984—the first artist to paint long stretches of it. He remembers the day the wall fell as one of the most emotional days of his life.
Thierry has created a new artwork with his friend and fellow street artist @stikstudio. See it at #IWMLondon from 5 November.
What are your memories of that momentous evening? Tell us where you were and what you remember. #VoicesOfTheWall
Visit IWM North on 9 and 10 November 2019, for the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Join an exclusive conversation with members of our Subject Specialist Network and meet eyewitnesses who experienced the Cold War.