Goethe-Institut Kroatien / Goethe-Institut Croatia is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany, with an aim to promote knowledge of the German language and foster international cultural cooperation in Croatia. Goethe-Institut organizes and supports a wide range of cultural events and initiates long-term projects for intercultural exchange.
The Institute’s cultural and educational programmes encourages intercultural dialogue and enables cultural involvement. They strengthen the development of structures in civil society and foster worldwide mobility. A special focus in Croatia has been put on the expansion of cultural infrastructure and digital networks. For example, Dia: Forms, a collaborative project between Vizkultura.hr and Goethe-Institut, is a virtual hub which presents new forms of artistic expression. Dia: Forms is a sort of innovative space for dialogue between the Croatian and German art scene.