How does culture and investing in culture contribute to the overall development of the local community, how do sponsors and donors decide which projects to support, how do cultural workers communicate with potential sponsors and donors and how does the European Capital of Culture project promote cooperation between business and the cultural sector – those were the topics of the Business 2 Culture conference held on Friday, 8 June at the Rijeka Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art..
As part of the three-day seminar “Involving the community / Involved artistic practices” held at OKC Palach from 13 to 15 March, Phillipp Dietachmair, programme manager at the European Cultural Foundation in Amsterdam, held a lecture on the first day of the seminar.
At the seminar “Involving the community / Involved artistic practices”, held in OKC Palach on 13-15 March as part of the Classroom capacity strengthening programme of Rijeka 2020 – EPK and the programme line 27 neighbourhoods, one of the lecturers was François Matarasso from the UK, a cultural worker in the area of community arts, a researcher and a writer.
The Classroom (Učionica) Programme opens a public invitation to participate in a continuing education programme on audience development titled “Applause please!”.
On Friday, March 9th, in DeltaLab (Delta 5/2) the international cooperation programme Tandem was presented - a programme in which Rijeka 2020 ECOC takes part through its Classroom programme.
Last Friday at the Youth Cultural Centre Palach, certificates of attendances were awarded to everyone who participated in the educational programmes organised by the Classroom learning programme of Rijeka 2020 – European Capital of Culture.
Over 100 organisation applied to the Tandem Fryslân project, and 22 (11 from Fryslân and 11 from other European regions) have been selected to present their work and project at the Tandem Fryslân Partner Forum held from 20 to 25 November 2017. We are delighted to announce that Creative Collective Kombinat and Cultural Artistic Society Praputnjak from Rijeka are among the selected.