The MANIFEST open call for artists has launched. MANIFEST is looking for artists that are motivated to contribute with new artistic perspectives to re-imagine Europe’s collective memory of the transatlantic trade of enslaved people. The applications are open until November 27, 2022.
Last week, the CultureForHealth project released its report, “Scoping review of culture, well-being, and health interventions and their evidence, impacts, challenges and policy recommendations for Europe.” Both the full report and an executive summary are available for download now, in advance of the big CultureForHealth Report Launch on Thursday 24 November 2022.
International Policy Forum of the Creative Industries will take place on Thursday 24 November 2022 at Zorlu PSM, Sky Lounge in Istanbul, Türkiye and online at the British Council Türkiye YouTube channel. The overarching theme and objective of the forum is to support the growth of the creative economy in Wider Europe by increasing the understanding of current developments and opportunities within the cultural and creative industries, presenting examples of best practice work from the UK, Europe, Turkey, the region and beyond.
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.
DRIS – Co-creating intercultural societies is a project funded by Creative Europe that aims at promoting intercultural dialogue and new anti-racism narratives through artistic participatory processes involving social and cultural agents. One of the main outputs of the project is the DRIS Intercultural Dictionary which is now available in 5 languages (English, Spanish, Italian, German, Arab), and incorporates words that might be useful to better understand and enhance intercultural competences.