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    Finding the Leader in Yourself

    During the Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) course at the Centre for Alternative Technology in Machynlleth, Wales, we talked to five participants. Read below what Anna-Kaisa Koska from Helsinki, Finland thinks about the course...[more]


    Climate Change in Higher Art Education

    During the Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) course at the Centre for Alternative Technology in Machynlleth, Wales, we talked to five participants. Read below what Sigrid Pawelke, living and working in Aix-En-Provence, thinks...[more]


    Culture shapes the ways society evolves

    We spent a couple of days with the first cohort of the Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) course in Machynlleth, Wales. During a full week of intensive workshops they learned about the creative tools to tackle climate change with....[more]


    ‘Museums on Fire!’

    On Thursday 20th April, the OCA in Oslo will present the symposium ‘Museums On Fire!’ as part of the ‘Thinking at the Edge of the World. Perspectives from the North’ project that explores the cultural history of northern Norway. [more]



    Folk and world music is of great importance to many and FOLK TRAD NOW, to be held this week in Stockholm, is a conference that aims to protect and develop the scene for future generations. [more]


    Nordic Biennal Symposium

    With 7 biennials held in the Nordic region, there will be plenty to discuss at the Nordic Biennial Symposium in Gothenburg this week. [more]


    Creative Lenses Forum

    ‘Creative Lenses’, brings together 13 organisations from across Europe to explore the sustainability of arts and culture in the region and Trans Europe Halles will present the latest forum tomorrow and Friday in Lund, Sweden. [more]


    Creative Dialogue Gdańsk

    2017 and 2018 can be the game-changing years for showcasing the value and driving force of the arts and culture for strengthening our societies in a sustainable way. We're looking forward to our Creative Dialogue on March 15th in...[more]


    Baltic 2030 – A vision for the Baltic Sea Region

    We sat down with Krista Kampus, Head of the Baltic 2030 Unit of the CBSS Secretariat and her colleague Olga Zuin to talk about the challenges in working with Sustainable Development in the Baltic Sea Region and the role of the...[more]


    Nordic Larp Talks

    Projects, ideas and inspiration for Live Action Role Playing fans is on offer this week at the Nordic Larp Talks in Oslo, in the lead up to the annual Knutepunk conference. [more]


    exChange Perspectives

    Dansens Hus is Sweden’s largest contemporary dance venue and next week it will play host to exChange Perspectives, the international conference on dance education and production. [more]


    Arts and Science at Dome of Visions

    Stockholm’s Dome of Vision will present a public meeting on 17th February on the topic of Art and Science, an increasingly more popular discussion point in recent times. [more]


    Towards Baltic 2030 - From Talk to Work

    The CBSS’ Expert Group on Sustainable Development is currently hosting a number of events around the Baltic Sea Region to identify what capacity and knowledge is needed for an effective implementation of the United Nations Agenda...[more]


    Manifesta 2017

    Denmark’s most recognised design organisations have come together once again to present MANIFESTA 2017, this Thursday night at Charlottenborg Palace in Copenhagen.[more]


    Sharing heritage

    On November 22nd the Council of the European Union confirmed, that a European Year of Culture Heritage should take place in 2018. With the title “Sharing Heritage” the German Cultural Heritage Committee takes first steps leading...[more]


    5th Year Anniversary of The Urban Institute

    The Urban Institute’s 5th year anniversary will be celebrated this year with a series of Urban Shift open lectures to be held at the University of Latvia’s Natural Scientific Academic Centre in Riga. [more]


    The climate challenge is fundamentally a creative climate challenge

    The Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) project encourages artists, cultural professionals and policymakers to explore the cultural dimensions of climate change and take action with impact, creativity and resilience.[more]


    Creative Climate Leadership programme launch

    Applications are now open for Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) Training Course, the new pan-European programme for artists and cultural professionals to explore the cultural dimensions of climate change, and take action with...[more]


    4th PA Culture Project Development Workshop

    Dynamic support for new and existing flagships in the cultural and creative sectors with PA Culture’s ‘4th Project Development Workshop’ in Stockholm. [more]


    One Region, One Future in the Baltic Sea Region

    The EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region’s (EUSBSR) annual Strategy Forum returns again this year on Nov 8 and 9, with 2 days of dynamic regional engagement and networking in Stockholm. [more]


"Culture includes not only culture and arts, but also the way of life and system of values. In this sense culture becomes the major power for intellectual renewal and human perfection." (European Council Report on European Cultural Policy)