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"Wir brauchen neue Salah El-Dine"

The Poetry Slam project "A'slama" in Tunis, funded by CCP, had young Tunisians trying to express themselves with their own texts – in German.

Successful dialogue with Commissioner for Aussiedler and Ethnic Minorities

During the Medientage Web 3.0, ifa's Integration and Media programme could exchange ideas with decision makers on the importance of the internet for German minority media in Eastern Eruope at the Ministry of the Interior.

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FUN puts France’s universities online

Imparting knowledge online – for free. In France, Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs for short, are being introduced for anyone worldwide interested in virtually attending lectures at French universities .

France Université Numerique | 21.10.2014

Europe honours its border crossers

Connecting Europeans through music: this week the European Commission and the Eurosonic Norderslaag announced the winners of European Border Breakers Awards.

European Border Breakers Awards | 17.10.2014

“17,000 Islands of Imagination”

This year’s Frankfurt Book Fair came to an end on Sunday, yet preparations for next year are already well underway. In 2015 Indonesia will be the guest of honour.

Frankfurt Book Fair | 14.10.2014


30.10.2014, 19:00 – 21:00 h | ifa Gallery Stuttgart
Exhibition opening
04.11.2014 | Goethe-Institut, Addis Abeba
Exhibition opening
07.11.2014 | Fábrica de Santo Thyrso, Santo Tirso
Exhibition opening
14.11.2014 | Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes (MNBA), Havanna
Exhibition opening
14.11.2014, 16:30 – 18:00 h | ifa Gallery Stuttgart
In the context of the exhibition
In a class of its own

Cultures merge

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

Review 2014 – Außenpolitik Weiter Denken


Review 2014 – Außenpolitik Weiter Denken
Wagenhallen, Stuttgart

Two German Architectures 1949 – 1989, Bandung 2011


Beijing 798 Art Zone
Opening of the final exhibition

School in Nebaj, SolisColomer y Asociados Arquitectura, San Juan Cotzal u.a., 2012; © SolisColomer y Asociados Arquitectura, Mariano Vadillo


ifa Gallery Stuttgart
Exhibition opening

Sibylle Bergemann: from 'The Monument', 1986

16.10.2014 – 18.01.2015

Krasnoyarsk Museum Center, Krasnojarsk
Exhibition opening

ifa Library, reading room

Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart
Phone +49.711.2225.147

Tue, Thu, Fri   13–18
Wed   10–19

In a class of its own – schools worldwide. The Bridge School, Li Xiaodong, Xiashi, 2009; © Li Xiaodong, 31.10.2014 – 18.01.2015, ifa Gallery Stuttgart

Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart
Phone +49.711.2225.173

Tue – Sun 12–18

By Now. Contemporary Photographs of Belarus, 03.10.2014 – 18.01.2015, ifa Gallery Berlin

Linienstraße 139/140
10115 Berlin
Phone +49.30.284491.40

Tue–Sun   2–6 pm
open also on holidays

German school

Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart
Fon +49. 711.2225-139

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