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ART HONG KONG, a four-day international art and culture gala, kicked off on Wednesday, aiming to enhance cultural exchanges between the East and the West. Under the theme of "Tradition and Modernity," the gala comprises a large-scale art exhibition, an inspiring series of international art forums, an array of community-engaging workshops and masterclasses, and daily educational guided tours.
Design Indaba in partnership with Google Arts & Culture launched an online project called ‘Colours of Africa’. The project brings online and showcases 60 specially-curated artworks produced by over 60 unique African creatives chosen by Design Indaba – each invited to contribute a work that captures the ‘colour’ and character of their home country. The project involves creatives from almost every discipline imaginable, from architecture, illustration, painting and ceramics through to writing, engineering, the performing arts and visual communications.
£43.5 million investment is being made in Levelling up, as Arts Council England backs art, culture, and creativity for more people in more places, across the country. In total, 990 organisations will receive a share of £446 million (each year) ensuring that more people in more places can find fantastic, fulfilling art and culture on their doorsteps.
Currents of Change: Redefining Cultural Diplomacy for the Future We Need report summarizes the Salzburg Global Fellows’ discussions at its latest arts and culture session. From July 4 to 8, 2022, Salzburg Global Seminar hosted Currents of Change: Redefining Cultural Diplomacy for the Future we Need, and brought together over 60 artists, diplomats, policymakers, and academics, representing 30 countries. Together, they considered the potential for art as a force to improve the world and provided recommendations for reimagining the role that cultural diplomacy and relations can play in bringing us closer to the future we need.
El Ministerio de Cultura de la Ciudad organiza e impulsa por segundo año consecutivo el Mes de la Cultura Independiente. Hasta el 30 de noviembre, más de 400 propuestas y más de 450 artistas, tanto locales como de distintas regiones de la Argentina. el Mes de la Cultura Independiente ofrece al público más de 180 funciones gratuitas y otras con entradas a precios accesibles. La iniciativa busca transformar a la Ciudad en escenario y platea, potenciando la cultura independiente no sólo como principal exponente de la identidad cultural, sino también como motor de desarrollo social y económico.
Teenage Engineering’s innovative handheld music devices are about to transform children's early music making experiences thanks to the Scottish Government’s backing of the Youth Music Initiative (YMI) through Creative Scotland. Applications for Access to Music Making and Strengthening Youth Music funds open Thursday 3 November, with a deadline of 2pm, Thursday 8 December. The announcement also coincides with the publication of new research findings into the 2021-2022 YMI initiative which highlights how it continues to address inequality by forging and sustaining partnerships with third sector organisations to support children and young people most in need.