"I never dreamed of visiting Tibet. If not for the 2010 earthquake in Yushu, I probably would never have visited the place where I met the Buddhist monks and lamas with whom I would then collaborate." Indonesian artist Arahmaiani talks about her "Flag project" in Tibet and how art can cross all borders, in the interest of environmental sustainability.
Question Time: on-line space for dialogue and confrontation meant to develop a path of reflection on cultural policies
Question Time is a platform for dialogue and confrontation to open a debate on different current issues. Each theme will be proposed as a question on a specific issue. Those questions are meant to start an interactive reflection and are opened to anyone wishing to give its answer or opinions about the different topics. In collaboration with BJCEM, Artlab2012, Fondazione Fitzcarraldo.
Korea Arts Management Service has opened Korean/English websites focusing on Korean contemporary arts: the Apro, on visual arts, and the Artro, on performing arts. Check them today!
We invite you to discover Theatre Without Borders, an informal, volunteer, virtual community that shares information and builds connections between individuals and institutions interested in international theatre exchange. TWB is a virtual and practical space for creating artist-to-artist, people-to-people connections and for sharing knowledge, information and skills. Find out more...
One of the most important contemporary foundations, whose vision and primary focus are residential and artistic exchanges, is the Delfina Foundation, based in London and oriented towards the MENASA region – Middle East, North Africa and South Asia. Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio, Art Researcher / Critic / Curator at the University of Barcelona, interviews Aaron Cezar, Delfina Foundation's director, to know more about the Foundation’s activities and reflect on the present and the evolution of mobility practices.
After a two year collaboration the ON-AiR partners present: ON-AiR: Reflecting on the mobility of artists in Europe. With this publication the partners of the ON-AiR project aim to take you on a ‘journey’, reflecting on the current state of mobility in which the artists in Europe operate and their art flourishes. It also includes a summary of the results and outcomes of the ON-AiR project.
Dancers are highly mobile professionals through the various stages of their career. This handbook compiles and analyses the data and information collected through desk research and a survey of EuroFIA members. It also offers a review of relevant national and international resources on dancers’ career transitions.
The WorldCP Asia, being currently developed by the Asia-Europe Foundation, is part of this worldwide database of country-specific profiles of cultural policies.
Moving to the EU? Wondering if you need a visa? And how to get a working permit? Have a look at the EU immigration portal!
The EU Immigration Portal serves as a first point of entry to reliable, practical and up-to-date information on immigration issues. It provides useful basic information written in user-friendly language, and gives rapid and direct access to relevant external websites for further details
ConnectCP is the international who's who of cultural policy, planning and research. It is an online database that contains profiles of 'experts' in cultural policy. Each profile outlines an 'experts' experience, current interests, and other information relevant to their work in cultural policy.
The EENC website provides information about the group, access to documents produced in this context (papers and reports) and a database of relevant experts and organisations, as well as a library of publications and events in the field of European and international cultural policy.
WorldCP is a ongoing project that already holds cultural policies profiles of 15 countries in five continents -- keep an eye on this useful resource for researchers, journalists, networks, institutions, NGOs and governments!
The SPACE project has undertaken experimental research in linking and sharing data on international performing arts touring across Europe and produced some extraordinary maps through the Travelogue.
Europerformanceguide.eu aims at being “the first Guide to European performance mobility” offering all sort of information, images and videos about stage, music, dance, recital, street art, opera, musical and new circus productions available for European touring.
OTM 'Atomes Excités' une exploration de la mobilité virtuelle dans le monde du spectacle vivant contemporain
On the Move présente son exploration de la mobilité virtuelle dans les arts du spectacle contemporains: "Atomes Excités" de Judith Staines, en Français.
The Art of Difference : From Europe as a cultural project to EU policies for culture, by Gottfried Wagner (2011)
Gottfried Wagner, former Director of the European Cultural Foundation, has written a new publication looking at Europe as a cultural project and the development of EU policies for culture. Available in pdf - free download.
Case studies of international collaborations within and with the Med region. Commissioned by the European Cultural Foundation
An analysis of case studies of cultural cooperation projects between and amongst South Eastern and Western European artists and operators, commissioned by the European Cultural Foundation and conducted by IETM in May 2003.
Visit Mobiloutil, French toolbox for international mobility - Visitez Mobiloutil, portail qui recense des outils pratiques facilitant la mobilité internationale
The French website Mobiloutil offers a database of tool for those who want to organize the mobility, those who want to go, other who want to welcome trainees, and more links regarding international mobility.
Website of the Istanbul-Europe Express 2010 Project: contemporary performing arts in Istanbul, the Balkans and West Europe
The website has been designed to be an interface providing a collective visibility to Istanbul contemporary performing arts scene's artistic productions and researches and will also host a digital database of profiles of active individuals and institutions in the realm of contemporary performing arts.