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Culturelink Newsletter No. 004/September 2004

IN THIS ISSUE

News from the Culturelink Focal Point

1.   CULTURELINK EXPERT MEETING ON CULTURAL COOPERATION IN SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE

2.   CULTURELINK REVIEW No. 43 / AUGUST 2004

3.   2004 CULTURAL POLICY RESEARCH AWARD

Call for Applications

4.   EUROPA NOSTRA AWARDS

5.   INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS RESIDENCIES AND SEMINAR

Programmes

6.   SICA OVERVIEW OF CULTURAL ACTIVITIES DURING THE DUCH EU PRESIDENCY

7.   PROFESSIONAL SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE IN CULTURAL HERITAGE SECTOR LEADERSHIP

International Meetings and Conferences

8.   A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST IN 2015

9.   E-CULTURE AND NEW PATTERNS OF COMMUNICATION IN THE XXI CENTURY

10.  MULTICULTURAL FUTURES

11.  CULTURAL POLICY AND ART PRODUCTION

12.  U.S. NATIONAL ARTS MARKETING CONFERENCE

13.  ARTISTS ON THE MOVE

14.  PAN-EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON LANGUAGES OF CREATIVITY

15.  LES RENCONTRES DE LILLE

Festivals

16.  INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL THEATRE DIVADLO

News from the Culturelink Focal Point

1.   CULTURELINK EXPERT MEETING ON CULTURAL COOPERATION IN SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE

The meeting Cultural Policies and Cultural Development in Southeastern Europe: New Realities and Challenges will take place in Zagreb, Croatia on 10-11 September 2004. It will be devoted to conceptual and developmental issues related to the cultural policies and development in the region and to the definition of operational scenarios for the future cultural development and regional cooperation. >>>

2.   CULTURELINK REVIEW No. 43/AUGUST 2004

The August issue of the Culturelink Review is devoted to a significant extent to the work of the European Cultural Foundation. As always, Culturelink carries a wealth of useful information on recent networking and research programmes, conferences and books, with a Dossier devoted to various reflections on contemporary arts and culture. >>>

3.   2004 CULTURAL POLICY RESEARCH AWARD

The European Cultural Foundation has introduced the Cultural Policy Research Award, whose main aim is to stimulate academic research in the field of cultural policy. The winner for 2004 is Nina Obuljen, research fellow at the Institute for International Relations in Zagreb, Croatia, and member of the Culturelink Team. >>>

Call for Applications

4.   EUROPA NOSTRA AWARDS

The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2004 awards six monetary prizes of 10,000 Euro each, Medals and Diplomas to outstanding restoration projects in the fields of architectural heritage, cultural landscapes, collections of works of art, and archaeological sites; outstanding studies in the field of cultural heritage; and dedicated services to heritage conservation by individuals or groups. Application deadline is 15 September 2004. >>>

5.   INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS RESIDENCIES AND SEMINAR

The Hungarian Multicultural Center, Inc. (HMC) invites interested visual artists and writers to submit an application for a 10-day residency programme and seminar to be held in Budapest, Hungary, between 26 December 2004 - 6 January 2005. Application deadline is 15 October 2004. >>>

Programmes

6.   SICA OVERVIEW OF CULTURAL ACTIVITIES DURING THE DUCH EU PRESIDENCY

The Dutch Service Centre for International Cultural Activities (SICA), is compiling and continually updating an extensive overview of cultural activities and projects taking place during the Dutch EU presidency, both in the Netherlands and abroad. >>>

7.   PROFESSIONAL SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE IN CULTURAL HERITAGE SECTOR LEADERSHIP

The Cultural Resource Management Program at the University of Victoria, BC, Canada, is organising an innovative Certificate Program for museum and cultural sector professionals seeking to enhance their management and leadership skills. Application deadline is 15 October 2004. >>>

International Meetings and Conferences

8.   A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST IN 2015

Find out more about the place of education in the arts and its effects on the future artists at this conference organized by the European Council of Artists in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on 8-10 October 2004. Registration deadline is 10 September 2004. >>>

9.   E-CULTURE AND NEW PATTERNS OF COMMUNICATION IN THE XXI CENTURY

The conference organised by the Russian Institute for Cultural Research will be held in Moscow, Russia, on 25-27 October 2004. Please note that the deadline for submission of applications is 15 September and for submission of papers 1 October 2004. >>>

10.  MULTICULTURAL FUTURES

Organised by the International Metropolis project, the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements, and the Australian Multicultural Foundation, the conference entitled Multicultural Futures, to take place in Prato, Italy, on 22-23 September 2004, will take a hard look at the future viability of multiculturalism as a means of bringing about the effective integration of immigrants and creating cohesive societies that have diverse populations. >>>

11.  CULTURAL POLICY AND ART PRODUCTION

The University of Arts in Belgrade is organizing this international conference in Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, from 30 September to 2 October 2004. >>>

12.  U.S. NATIONAL ARTS MARKETING CONFERENCE

Organized by Arts & Business Council Inc. and Arts Reach, the 2004 National Arts Marketing Conference entitled High Touch/High Tech: Cutting Edge Strategies for Reaching and Keeping Today's Arts Customers will be held in Chicago, Illinois, USA, on 2-5 October 2004, aiming to present new ways all cultural disciplines can utilize both today's technology-based and interpersonal one-on-one marketing strategies to íreach and keepí arts customers. >>>

13.  ARTISTS ON THE MOVE

An expert meeting and international conference about the mobility of people in the cultural sector in Europe to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, on 7-8 October 2004. >>>

14.  PAN-EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON LANGUAGES OF CREATIVITY

The conference on creativity in learning and education will be held in Canterbury, Kent, UK, on 12-14 October 2004, hosting teachers, artists and specialists to discuss various aspects of creative learning and education. >>>

15.  LES RENCONTRES DE LILLE

The association Les Rencontres will hold its annual meeting under the title Europeans and Their Films. The meeting will take place in Lille, France, on 28-31 October 2004, within the context of the events of Lille 2004 Cultural Capital of Europe. Register before 14 October 2004. >>>

Festivals

16  INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL THEATRE (DIVADLO)

The festival will take place in Pilsen, Czech Republic, on 15-23 September 2004, presenting a Czech Theatre Showcase of leading Czech theatres and groups and some outstanding European productions. >>>

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