News from the ifa

Art in African cities

What is the significance of art in Africa's urban spaces? The ifa-organised conference "Future Memories" that will take place in mid-September aims to answer this question and many more.

Research Programme: Call for proposals

The ifa Research Programme "Culture and Foreign policy" calls for proposals for their project "Sport – cultural aspects of a global movement". Location will be in Brussels. Deadline is 1 September 2014.

News on Cultural Exchange

Europeans curious, but some weary of diversity

European citizens and those in countries on the southern and eastern shores of the Mediterranean have a growing appetite for mutual knowledge, but face the reality of an alarming rise of xenophobic and sectarian trends.

Anna Lindh Foundation | 28.08.2014

Sport as a channel for peace

The World Youth Forum on Sport, Culture and Peace is being held today in Nanjing, China, on the occasion of the Youth Olympic Games.

UNESCO | 26.08.2014

Australia Council presents new culture strategy

In the presence of Australian Arts Minister Brandis and Foreign Affairs Minister Bishop, a five-year strategy for the Australia Council's work in the field of culture was launched, internationalisation being one of the main goals.

Australia Council for the Arts | 25.08.2014


29.08.2014 | MOAD Museum of African Design, Johannesburg, Südarfika
Exhibition opening
04.09.2014 | Centro Cultural Metropolitano CCM, Quito
Exhibition opening
11.09.2014 | Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrad
Exhibition opening
12.09.2014, 16:30 – 18:00 h | ifa Gallery Stuttgart
Guided tour with the art historians Ute Helga Schüler.
16.09.2014 – 18.09.2014 | Alle School of Fine Arts and Design, Addis Abeba
An international conference on art, public space, and culture of memory

Cultures merge

The ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is committed to a peaceful and enriching coexistence of people and cultures worldwide.

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Liina Siib. Spin around and twirl!; © Liina Siib, 15.08. – 05.10.2014, ifa Gallery Stuttgart

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Moshekwa Langa. The Jealous Lover, 11.07. – 21.09.2014, ifa Gallery Berlin

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