Tactus Association



Try Art

Logo for the project "Margins"


acrylic paint tube

Painting workshops

Tactus Association is an organization established in 2015, dedicated to promoting arts and culture. Our initiatives include organizing outdoor concerts of classical music, puppet theatre performances for children in rural areas, and painting and music workshops for both children and adults.

At the core of our mission is the belief in bringing art, music, and culture closer to people’s everyday lives, making them integral parts of the human experience.

Empowerment:  We are committed to empowering children and adults, particularly those from rural areas, by providing them with opportunities to engage with and participate in artistic and cultural activities.

Accessibility: We strive to amplify accessibility to art education by removing barriers and making cultural experiences available to all, regardless of background or location.

Community: We value building strong and inclusive communities through our initiatives, fostering connections and collaboration among individuals who share a passion for the arts.

Creativity: We celebrate and nurture creativity as a fundamental aspect of human expression, encouraging individuals to explore their artistic potential and express themselves freely.

Excellence: We uphold a commitment to excellence in all aspects of our work, from the quality of our artistic performances and workshops to the professionalism and dedication of our team members.

Gender Equality: We advocate for gender equality and inclusivity in our organization. With a female founder and 60% of our board members being female, we believe in nurturing an environment that promotes equality and empowers individuals regardless of gender.

Diversity and Inclusion: We embrace diversity and inclusivity, recognizing the importance of representing and celebrating diverse perspectives, cultures, and artistic expressions within our organization and the broader community.

Snezhana Karadjovska Popova is a highly experienced music teacher with over 15 years of dedicated service in music education. Holding a Master’s degree in teaching music, she is the visionary founder of “Music corner”, a pioneering program for early music development. 

With a remarkable talent for fostering connections and recognizing potential, Snezhana not only brings people together but also inspires them to immerse themselves fully in the worlds of art, music, and culture. She spearheads the organization of various activities, events, performances, and concerts, demonstrating her unwavering commitment to enriching the community through music.

Toni Popov has been a professional artist since 2011, channeling his creativity into captivating artworks. Beyond his artistic endeavors, he shares his expertise by conducting engaging workshops for both children and adults.

Since 2019, he has extended his reach to organize workshops for young people across Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. In Ohrid, he leads the popular painting summer school for children, known as “Try Art.”

Renowned for his remarkable ability to tap into individuals’ creative potential, Toni has a unique talent for inspiring and empowering his students. Whether interacting with children, youth, or adults, he effortlessly fosters an environment where creativity thrives, ensuring that every participant fully enjoys and benefits from his workshops

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