Browse or search our full listing of arts and culture policy news, from IFACCA announcements, editorials and international news, to events and opportunities. Use the filters to refine your search by country, theme, topic or date.
Showing 295 results, ordered by Latest first.
The Paraguayan Coalition for Cultural Diversity is comprised of 13 associations of the cultural sector. It looks at the government actions in the years preceding and following the impeachment of President Fernando Lugo in June 2012.
Long Live Free Art, the rallying-call title of an exhibition that closed in Cairo on 15 January, succinctly expressed the Egyptian art worlds growing resistance to the new constitution, which was approved at the end of December, handing a majority victory to Islamists. Artists, curators, critics and academics have united against president Mohamed Morsi and his controversial charter, which they say threatens freedom of expression and creativity.
All That Is Banned Is Desired: World Conference on Artistic Freedom of Expression. Over the two days of the conference, more than 50 artists and individuals involved in the arts addressed vital and complex issues concerning artists freedom of expression.
Minister of Youth and Culture, Hon. Lisa Hanna, says she will be engaging the Maroon communities in a cultural mission for the protection of Jamaicas children.
The new constitution recognizes the role of Christianity in preserving nationhood, and art that is deemed blasphemous or anti-national is now the target of a full-blown campaign of suppression.
The Special Rapporteur's annual report to the Human Rights Council, to be presented in June 2013, will be devoted to the issue of The Right to Artistic Freedom. You are invited to complete a questionnaire, available in English, French and Spanish, and circulate it broadly in your networks.