Let’s invent other ways to act...
Networking, intercultural communication and international cultural cooperation seem to be a good way to face the global economic crisis and put back in its place the cultural development in the urban and rural areas in the world. Relationship between art and environmental context is also a big question.
Check out those two publications and an interesting upcoming meeting, all focusing on the above subjects.
NETWORKS: The Evolving Aspects of Culture in the 21st Century
Researchers from all continents investigate the role and relevance that cultural networks have in cultural development and communication, and new perspectives of cultural networking in the 21st century.
Report Rio+20 and culture. Advocating for Culture as a Pillar of Sustainability
Summary of the strategy that the Committee on culture of United Cities and Local Governments developed in 2010-2012 to influence the process towards the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20).
6th World Summit on Arts and Culture
Creative Times : New Models for Cultural Development
The Summit will address how globalisation, shifts in social and economic development and new forms of communication are generating an array of challenges and opportunities within the cultural field.
13th to 16th January 2014 in Santiago de Chile
Good reading !
The team of ARTfactories/Autre(s)pARTs