Damir Čargonja – Čarli
Damir Čargonja Čarli was born in Rijeka, in 1968. He has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in Croatia and abroad. Since 1995 he has held performances independently or in collaboration with other artists . He is one of the founders of the Artistic Association Open Circle (founded in 1992), one of the first civic associations in Croatia. He has worked with numerous eco groups at various projects. He is the founder and the owner of the company MMC ltd (theatre company) and the founder of the O.K. Gallery in Rijeka. He has started numerous cultural and artistic projects, such as Goli otok-New Croatian Tourism, Festival of New Art – FONA. After leaving the position of manager of the Palach Club (1998-2008), in 2009 he started KUNS (Club of the Artists in Sušak).