TANDEM Community & Participation – Call for Participation
Open Call / Partners / Social Issues

TANDEM Community & Participation – Call for Participation

Application deadline for the second edition of TANDEM Community & Participation is on Wednesday 15 October, 2014. This exchange programme supports cultural organisations to set up long-term partnerships with peers across the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and the UK. Applicants actively promote citizen participation and community engagement through arts and culture. TANDEM Community & Participation started … Continue reading

A holistic approach to art mediation. Case of study: elmur
Art Mediation / Best Practices / Learn about Art in Public Space

A holistic approach to art mediation. Case of study: elmur

Introduction – Every single detail matters If we understand art mediation as “a strategy to build up a bridge between a specific work of art and its audiences”[1], therefore enhancing the opportunity to facilitate understanding of a particular artwork, it is not difficult to conclude that every specific work of art needs to be analysed … Continue reading

TANDEM “Dialogue for Change” now open for applications
Open Call / Social Issues

TANDEM “Dialogue for Change” now open for applications

New TANDEM programme supports cultural organisations building cross-border partnerships between Ukraine and EU. Deadline for application: 15 September, 2014. Ukraine is a country in turmoil; major social and political changes have a high impact on the understanding and communication between different groups and regions in the country. Now, more than ever, there is an urgent … Continue reading

III. ŘEHSIGN-2014 Open Call
Open Call

III. ŘEHSIGN-2014 Open Call

REHSIGN is looking for : designers/architects/artists/whizz-kids wanted for workshops & talks in Kulturni Centrum Rehlovice (CZ) The aim of the řeh-sign project is to explore the various possibilities of international cooperation of designers and to bring a design fair to the periphery. The organisers of the project invite designers (students, young and senior designers, architects) … Continue reading

City – Inflammatory state –  two months after SURVIVAL Art Review
Art Mediation / Exhibition / Festival / Learn about Art in Public Space

City – Inflammatory state – two months after SURVIVAL Art Review

It’s been almost two months since the meetings of partner organisations and learners attended together in Wrocław, Poland, during the 12th edition of the SURVIVAL Art Review. SURVIVAL is organised each year in a different space, which always shapes the theme and character of it. This year, artists and lecturers were asked to refer to … Continue reading

“I don’t get it! Could you help me?”
Art Mediation / Best Practices / Meetings

“I don’t get it! Could you help me?”

Mediation instruments for contemporary art in public space: a debate-workshop with Allan Siegel at Aquamediale IX. “I do not get it!” sure you have heard it while in front of a contemporary art piece. Indeed contemporary art can be sometimes a bit “cryptic” as its message is mostly contained within a plastic materialisation of complex … Continue reading