Gemer-Malohont Cultural Centre (GMOS), Rimavská Sobota

Gemersko-malohontské osvetové stredisko (GMOS), Rimavská Sobota
Contact: Darina Kišáková (f) Director
Jesenského 5, 979 01 Rimavská Sobota, Slovakia
421 (0) 47 5631 095, 421 (0) 47 5621 222
421 (0) 47 5621 222

The Gemer-Malohont Cultural Centre (GMOS), Rimavská Sobota is a regional institution for non-professional culture and public education which seeks to create the conditions for the development of local and regional cultures, to develop public interest in artistic and cultural activities, to preserve the cultural symbols of the region and to provide cultural and educational activities for citizens of all age groups and ethnicities. It offers expert advice and methodological guidance in culture and education; prepares and implements cultural and educational programmes, develops projects and programmes in co-operation with the towns and villages in the region. Activities include performances of music and dance, film screenings, art exhibitions, festivals, competitions, educational activities, folk culture and folk crafts.

The premises of the Centre are a place where amateur artists, painters, photographers and craftsmen present themselves through their exhibitions. Furthermore workshops, seminars and trainings take place in these premises.