Dis-abilities: a conversation about inclusive dance
As part of Brussels Day of Dance program (April, 28), “(Dis)abilities: a conversation about inclusive dance” intends to break down divisions and create synergies in the field of inclusive dance. An innovative intercultural dialogue between two avant-garde artists from Spain and Belgium will be conducted by Dr. Ignasi Guardans.
The event will be held in the Spanish Embassy and will be preceded by several artistic
The 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage
#Agora4Heritage: Visibility campaign via Culture Agora
On April 2nd, CUMEDIAE aisbl will launch a campaign to give increased visibility to activities, events, and publications related to the European Year of Cultural Heritage. This campaign has been officially recognised, through Culture Action Europe (an active member of the EYCH stakeholders’ committee), as part of the European Year of Cultural Heritage. The campaign will be launched via the wiki platform Culture Agora, which has probably the largest
Cross the borders and share your heritage!
CUMEDIAE’s project Intern, Pierre Charles de la Brousse, has prepared an interesting personal reflection on Cultural Heritage and intercultural dialogue. The debate is open! “It’s not a secret, cities are facing big challenges. In this context, Literature often uses the concept of “urban resilience”, defined as “the capacity of a city to respond/recover from multiple threats in order to reach a new balance”. The starting point of my reflexion was: can cultural heritage face this resilience?
CUMEDIAE’s project positively assessed at the ACP Culture’s conference
CUMEDIAE has contributed to the improvement of Mozambique’s cultural industries legal framework, working together with the Ministry of Culture of Mozambique and Business & Art South Africa. The project – “Strengthening of Mozambican Cultural Industries through capacity building and enhancement of legal framework”– was implemented during the years 2014-2016 and its positive contribution was proudly presented at the final conference of the ACPCultures+ Programme on 8 and 9 February 2018. The conference gathered 150 participants to
SouthMed WiA Second Call for Proposals
SouthMed WiA project, funded by the European Union within the framework of the regional programme Med Film, has launched its 2nd Call for Proposals. The objective of this call is to support projects addressing weaknesses and issues related to gender equality and the under-representation of women in the audiovisual sector in seven Southern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia. The present call will contain the following lots: research activities, training and awareness
CUMEDIAE at the European Creative Industries Summit
CUMEDIAE was honoured to attend the 7th edition of the European Creative Industries Summit: “Europe@Cross-Roads a New Agenda for Innovation”, held on November 27 in Brussels. The European Creative Industries Summit, hosted by the European Creative Business Network in collaboration with THEARTS+, brought participants from the cultural and creative industries across Europe and speakers from Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Slovakia, the Netherlands, and United Kingdom. These speakers suggested innovative practices in the