Title::The Ninth Art
Date of Issue:11.10.2018.
Author: Aleksa Gajic
Printing techniques:multicolour offset
Printing House:Forum, Novi Sad
Motive:postman in cartoon
Face value:0.90 BAM
The association of strip authors and fans of the Republic of Srpska comic strip "Ninth dimension" is a very young, independent and non-political organization founded in April 2011 as the product of love of its members towards the ninth art. The main goals are promotion of ninth art (comic) in the Republic of Srpska and wider through various activities and promotion of the Republic of Srpska comic stripe in the world. The Ninth Dimension Association has about 100 members from all parts of the Republic of Srpska (Banja Luka, Istocno Sarajevo, Laktasi, Prijedor, Prnjavor, Doboj, Gradiska, Sokolac, Foca, Visegrad, Kozarska Dubica, Kostajnica, Trebinje, Nevesinje ...). Although the registration period to date has been very short, the Ninth Dimension Association has participated in several important projects:
- Launching and publishing comic strip magazines "Parabellum" in which comics and texts of comic authors from Republic of Srpska were published (8 issues have been published so far);
- Participation in the organization of 5th – 11th Salon comic strip - Laktasi
- Organizing comic events at the Jelen Demofest Music Festival 2011-2013;
- Participation in the "Animated Film Festival of Banja Luka" 2011 - 2017;
- Organizing a large exhibition of the comic book "Second exhibition of the comic strip of Srpska" during 2013 throughout the Republic of Srpska;
- Promotion of associations and comic strip editions of the "Nine Dimensions" at the manifestation "Days of Serbia" throughout Serbia in 2015 and 2016;
- Promotion of the comic book of Republika Srpska at the International Book Fair in Belgrade in 2015 and 2016 at the stand of the Government of the Republic of Srpska;
- Promotion of the comic book of Republika Srpska at all international comic bookshops (Leskovac, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Kragujevac, Pirot, Sombor, Herceg Novi, Mostar, Makarska ...) in the period from 2011 to 2018;
- Publishing of the strip album "SARAJEVO ASSASINATION / Serbs in the First World War" marking the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Great War in January 2015;
- Publishing of several strip albums of significant comic writers from the Republic of Srpska and Serbia (Milorad Vicanovic, Zeljko Pahek, Dragan Lazarevic, Bozidar Milojkovic, Lazar Odanovic) 2013-2018.
Work on association projects brings together not only young people from Republic of Srpska, but also the region, which leads to improving the culture of life in the Republic of Srpska.
Author: Aleksa Gajic
Publisher: Poste Srpske a.d. Banjaluka
Cooperation: Association of comic authors and fans of the comic book in Republic of Srpska "Ninth dimension"