Recent press releases & media coverage:
Nico Bick has been travelling to all European parliaments to photograph them. In our #democracyneedsimagination series we ask him why?
A report on the first of five Idea Incubator Workshops for the 2018 Research and Development grantees, which took place in Liverpool in September 2018.
A report by Charles Tims on the Displaced in Media policy Forum which took place in Marseille, October 2018.
In an interview with initiator Ulrike Guérot of the European Democracy Lab she explains the becoming of ‘The European Balcony Project’
The annual report on cultural policies in the Arab region has been published, featuring recent developments and trends in Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen.
In our series of portraits of Research and Development grantees this time SUPER, the festival of peripheries, in Milan. After participating in the 2017 Idea Camp ‘Moving Communities’ they have been very active in Milan and soon present a festival on their findings.
A report - including recommendations - following the Monday 24 September 2018 event bringing together more than 60 leading experts from the cultural and creative sectors from across Europe.
In the series of interviews with #RDgrantees, this time we feature Colectivo Warehouse - who joined the 2017 Idea Camp in Madrid. The Colectivo Warehouse organised the first Habitabis Festival.
This booklet is a way of gathering learning from those people and organisations who are working for greater participation by – and representation of – those with refugee backgrounds in the media. It is based on the work of nine organisations from across Europe that were part of an Erasmus+ project called Displaced in Media in 2017-18.
The foundation’s supervisory board announces the new director and chair of the board.
#OccupyGuguta is a protest movement that started in the summer of 2018 in Chisinau, Moldova. Vitalie Sprinceana - of Connected Action for the Commons hub Oberliht - tells us why.
An interview with Tabea Grzeszyk - of Hostwriter - on the occassion of Hostwriter winning the German Google Impact Challenge.
ECF Princess MArgriet Award for Culture Shortlist: Learn more about Marika Schmiedt.
ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2018 Shortlist: Meet Kuratorisk Aktion
ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2018 Shortlist: Krokodil
ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2018 Shortlist: Teatr.doc
ECF Princess MArgriet Award for Culture 2018 Shortlist: Meet Kaos GL
ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2018 Shortlist: Meet Powszechny Theatre
Meet the 31 new Research & Development Grantees.
In the series of portraits of #RDgrantees: Commoning UVA
The jury selected 7 out of 158 applications submitted to the Culture Policy Program from 14 Arab countries: Jordan, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Iraq, Morocco, Yemen, Tunisia, Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt and Mauritania.
A report on #RDgrantee ‘Squat a river’