News from the ifa
St. Petersburg, Mannheim, Novosibirsk and Stuttgart – four ifa exhibitions open today, 21 April, in those cities. Selected drawings and videos by Rosemarie Trockel, photography by Helga Paris and the works of Hannah Höch will be presented. The ifa-Gallery Stuttgart shows Iranian architecture and art in the exhibition "Giving Yesterday a Tomorrow".
The current project "Radio Kunci" at the ifa-Gallery in Berlin deals with "Numpang", the Indonesian "culture of sharing". The gallery was turned into a radio station by the artists of the collective Kunci Cultural Studies Center from Yogyakarta. Next program will be broadcasted live on the internet on 21 April at 7pm.
News on Cultural Exchange
For the first time this year, the link between press freedom and sustainable development is being made in the framework of World Press Freedom Day.UNESCO | 02.05.2016
The Global Host City of International Jazz Day, which takes place Saturday, 30 April, is Washington, D.C. A highlight is a concert at the White House.UNESCO International Jazz Day | 29.04.2016
At the European Culture Forum last week, EU Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini said cultural diplomacy is essential for Europe.European Commission | 28.04.2016