Library

This page presents you the OTM monthly selection of publications. To discover all the documents of the Library, have a look at the subcategories in the navigation menu on the left and here just below.

19.10.2012

The network Charter on Ethics and Deontology for educational and artistic directors of Circus schools, 2012

This Charter was created by the European Federation of Professional Circus Schools (FEDEC) within the framework of the MAILLONS Workshop – workshops for enhancing the skills of educational and artistic directors – which for a year has been working on the topic of "Ethics and Deontology in Education".

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12.10.2012

Report on Building a Strong Framework for Artists' Mobility: Five Key Principles (2012)

This report, established by the OMC working group on Mobility support programmes, considers in detail the benefits of artists’ mobility for all stakeholders involved, focusing on the results of mobility. Five "Key Principles" are proposed, in order to build a strong and sustainable framework for artists’ mobility in Europe and beyond - discover them in the article!

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12.10.2012

EU-level info services and resources related to mobility

Resources' list from the document: Information Standards for the mobility of artists and cultural professionals (2011). Links to EU-level information services for citizens, such as Your Europe Advice, SOLVIT, Europe Direct, Culture Contact Points, as well as for businesses.

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11.10.2012

European Festival Association books on festivals and cultural networks

EFA BOOKS puts in the spotlight the role of the arts, culture and festivals in the society of today and highlights contemporary challenges. It contributes to and stimulates further discussion on cultural issues and it involves festivals in the international debate with politicians and cultural operators.

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11.10.2012

Culture's role in the European Union's external relations

On its website, the advocacy campaign 'More Europe' has gathered several speeches, presentations, arguments, publications, researches and surveys from various key players to highlight and reinforce the role of culture in the EU’s external relations.

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11.10.2012

(Un)learning Together: Discourses, Moments and Conflicts that Make the World Bigger than the World of Art

Reader on vocational training of Curatorial Studies, Art Critical Studies, Museum Studies, and Art Journalism (2012). It presents best practices of vocational training strategies, methods and curriculum, developing a vocational program for curators, critics and art journalists of contemporary arts and searching for alternative models of art education.

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20.09.2012

Center for Sustainable Practices in the Arts

The CSPA provides a network of resources to artists and arts organizations by gathering and distributing information from partnering information sources, and through the development of special initiatives designed to enable sustainable practices while maintaining artistic excellence. The CSPA views sustainability in art-making through environmentalism, economic stability, and strengthened cultural infrastructure.

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20.09.2012

Cultura21 eBooks series on Culture and Sustainability

The Cultura21 eBooks Series on Culture and Sustainability presents findings from inter- and trans-disciplinary perspectives in research and practice. Keep an eye on the serie!

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20.09.2012

International Mobility: A Prerequisite for Intercultural Dialogue, by F.Richard, Mediterranean Yearbook 2011

Ferdinand Richard, President of the Roberto Cimetta Fund, presents a short contribution paper on the role of mobility in intercultural dialogue in the Mediterranean area and the place of international and/or local funding to support mobility in this region.

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20.09.2012

Handbook on Tolerance and Cultural Diversity in Europe, project Accept Pluralism, 2012

A new publication on cultural diversity offers vital orientation for teachers and students coping with an increasingly pluralistic Europe. Explaining essential terminology used in diversity discourse, the 56-page booklet casts light on a range of sensitive issues.

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20.09.2012

THE LIFT Handbook - Sharing Experiences of a youth exchange network project, Trans Europe Halles, 2009

The network project The Lift offered the opportunity to young people involved in TEH centers to volunteer in another center via the mobility scheme European Voluntary Service. The aim of the handbook is to offer a tool for other organisations that would like to start similar EVS projects in the future.

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20.09.2012

Report on the state of theatre and dance in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, EEPAP, 2011

This publication provides a set of comparable reports on the situation of theatre and dance in Eastern Europe, with a special focus on the Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Ukraine, & Belarus), aiming at better understanding among and improved cooperation between the cultural operators of these regions and beyond.

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20.09.2012

Audience-building and the future ‘Creative Europe’ Programme, a report by EENC, January 2012

This document aims to present relevant trends and examples in different cultural sectors, provide recommendations to European institutions on how to foster audience building on a European level, and identify gaps in existing information. It includes 28 case studies from 12 different member states, representing a diverse sample of approaches, organisations, degree of formalisation, geographic locations and target publics, among others.

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07.09.2012

Long Horizons: an exploration of Art and Climate Change, curated by Julie's Bicycle (2009)

Long Horizons is a series of essays curated by Julie's Bicycle, debating the impact of climate change on the work of policy makers, scientists and artists.

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07.09.2012

Green Guides by Julie's Bicycle: do you know them all ?

You probably already know the Green Mobility Guide, developed by JB and OTM. But do you know that Julie's Bicycle also published guides for visual arts, cinema... and more ? Discover them all here!

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07.09.2012

Circus and street arts: directories of artistic residency centers in Belgium and in France, by Circostrada Network

Circostrada Network has posted a series of directories, available to download, of artistic residency centres that are specialised in the street and circus arts, or that host artists from these sectors. These practical tools are available to teams and offer detailed information categorised by geographical area so as to assist in their search for existing opportunities, in the professionalisation of their practices and in the development of their international mobility.

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07.09.2012

European Circus Charter for Hosting Circuses in Towns, Circostrada Network, April 2011

This publication aims to promote circus arts in public spaces throughout Europe, by suggesting good practices to which signatories – circuses, local governments and other hosting entities – may willingly commit themselves.

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07.09.2012

Circus and Street Arts: Encouraging European Cooperation Projects, Circostrada, 2012 edition

Circostrada Network has updated the guide "Circus and Street Arts: Encouraging European Cooperation Projects".

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06.09.2012

Manifesto on the status of the artist, by the FIA and FIM (2009)

This Manifesto on the Status of the Artist is the outcome of cooperation between the International Federation of Actors (FIA) and the International Federation of Musicians (FIM). A joint working group drawn from the membership of the two federations has been coming together on this issue in order to share experience and concerns.

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06.09.2012

Cultural Box: virtual video library about cultural policy

Cultural Box is a virtual library specialised in cultural management and cultural policy, devised by the Cultural Policy and Management Programme of the University of Barcelona. With over a thousand recorded references, in continuing development, it presents a search engine aimed at becoming a useful tool for professionals, students and experts interested in these fields. The platform is available in four languages (Catalan, Spanish, English and French).

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