It is now only four months until we welcome the international arts and culture community to Kuala Lumpur for the 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture, which we are co-hosting with the National Department of Culture and Arts (JKKN). Which means this month we are all about the Summit! Registration is now open and in this issue we share some of the compelling reasons why you should join us
We are very pleased to welcome Mr Simon Mellor, Deputy Chief Executive, Arts and Culture for Arts Council England (ACE) as a member of the IFACCA Board.
In recent weeks, we have seen new priorities and plans emerging for those who support arts and culture around the world, with governments and public agencies releasing – or preparing to release – strategies that respond to their sectors. Beyond institutional priorities, these strategies offer insight into the issues being addressed by the sector globally and the increasingly inclusive ways in which decisionmakers can respond.
The Australia Council for the Arts has today welcomed the appointment of Adrian Collette AM as its incoming Chief Executive Officer.
A call for tender has been published (EAC22/2018) with the objective to select an entity or a consortium of entities that will organise capacity building actions for those cities selected to be the European Capital of Culture in the coming years.
Egypt will host the 21st edition of the Arab Culture Ministries Conference on October 14 and 15.