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ASEM Cultural Festival

The themes of connectivity and heritage play a major role at the festival entitled "Europe meets Asia, Asia meets Europe".

Asia-Europe Meeting | 18.10.2018
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The value of being a European Capital of Culture

The long-term impact of hosting major events is examined at a two-day symposium.

#Impacts18 | 16.10.2018
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Strategy for the Pacific arts community

Creative New Zealand has defined a strategic direction and priorities for action over the next five years.

Creative NZ | 12.10.2018
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Not just about books

THE ARTS+, a festival that examines the future of the creative and cultural industries, takes place alongside the Frankfurter Buchmesse.

THE ARTS+/Frankfurter Buchmesse | 08.10.2018
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Cultural Relations at Work

This new project intends to foster discussion and reflection on the role of culture in international cultural relations.

Cultural Relations at Work | 04.10.2018
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Oceania comes to London

New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Kingdom of Tonga have partnered to present the Oceania exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

Creative New Zealand | 02.10.2018
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European Day of Languages

Europe celebrates its languages with a range of local, national and international events.

European Commission | 27.09.2018
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Understanding cultural transformations

The 2018 ENCATC Congress seeks to explore ongoing cultural transformations across Europe.

ENCATC | 26.09.2018
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Digital culture in a global context

Participants at the Digital Cultures Conference 2018 explore some of today’s most interesting projects. | 24.09.2018
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Cinema from Asia Pacific

Pacific Meridian, the 16th International Film Festival of Asian-Pacific countries, starts today in Vladivostok, Russia.

Pacific Meridian | 21.09.2018