Dear friends,

We are glad to present you the Hangzhou final congress declaration, which focus on the idea of placing culture at the heart of sustainable development policies.
Checking out the series of 2e lieu’s videos below should also give you an idea of what kind of independent cultural spaces exist in South America and how they are managed. A great opportunity to take a look and get some inspiration from all these different ways to imagine, invent, and act.

To watch...

Project on Independent Cultural Spaces and Managers Exchange
The association 2ème Lieu, a French organisation that seeks to promote independent cultural spaces and exchange between cultural managers, launched in late 2012 an audiovisual project that involves visits to this kind of spaces in Colombia, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina and interviews to their cultural managers.
This project is supported by ARTfactories/Autre(s)pARTs.

To read...

The Hangzhou Final Declaration - May 2013
The meeting organised by UNESCO from 15 to 17 May, in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, aimed to assess the role of culture in achieving the Millennium Development Goals at the same time as to lay the foundations for the inclusion of a specific goal focused on culture in the post-2015 UN development agenda, thus helping to support heritage, diversity, creativity and the transmission of knowledge.

Good reading !
The team of ARTfactories/Autre(s)pARTs

Modified on Friday 28 June 2013