The winners of 2015 European Borders Breakers Awards (EBBA) will receive their awards in a ceremony hosted by TV personality and musician Jools Holland at the Eurosonic Noorderslag festival in Groningen, Netherlands, on 14 January, 2015.
Premiere of the Exhibition - European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture 2013 - Mies van der Rohe Award at the National Gallery in Prague on 18 December at 19:00.
Constructing Europe: 25 Years of Architecture European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award. Opening on 11 December.
The aim of this event, co-organised by the Mies van der Rohe Foundation and the Commission Representation in Barcelona on 28 November, is to discuss the ideas and values which define European Architecture and consider what these can tell us about the future of the EU.
On 19 November four of this year's winners of the EU Prize for Literature take part in an event at Passa Porta in Brussels. The laureates from Bulgaria, Czech Republic, the Netherlands and Turkey will recite from their work.
Venue: MEDIMEX, Bari, Italy
On October 15, 2014, the curtains will rise: The “Connect” debate takes place in the European Parliament in Brussels – and it will all be about European cinema.
The forty projects selected in last year’s edition of ‘European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award’ are presented in a travelling exhibition which can be found in M – Museum Leuven, Belgium 10 October - 30 November 2014.
The 2014 European Union Prize for Literature will be held on 8 October 2014 in Frankfurt am Main at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Τhe EU funded project @diversity– innovative ideas for the cultural and creative sectors in Europe is closing with a high-level exchange forum in Brussels on 29 September. Apply for participation by 9 September.
The Best in Heritage Conference will be held in Dubrovnik from 25-27 September 2014. Organised in partnership with Europa Nostra and under special patronage of the International Council of Museums, the event will showcase award-winning museum, heritage, and conservation projects from around the world.
The Creative Europe programme is organising a Regional Forum, in collaboration with the Sarajevo Film Festival, from 20-22/08/2014 on current issues for the film industry in Southeast Europe. Key points for discussion include the new, international aspect of the MEDIA sub-programme, a new European Commission study entitled "Reaching the Audience", and a French report calling for pan-European film literacy action.
The aim of the 2013 European Culture Forum was to bring together cultural policy makers, stakeholders, artists, and culture sector professionals to address some of the key issues at the centre of European culture policy.
From 6 June to 4 August 2014, the exhibition "Made in Europe" will present the best examples of 25 years of European contemporary architecture.
During the 67th Cannes Film festival the EU Commission will invite European professionals to the annual Rendez-Vous. The Creative Europe/MEDIA conference will take place in Salon des Ambassadeurs in the Festival Palace on Friday 16 May. Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth will open the conference. The focus of this year's conference is on European Audiences.
The winners of the 2014 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards will be honoured on 5 May 2014 during a ceremony in Vienna.
Commissioner Vassiliou delivered the key note speech in the launch event of Creativity Works! Coalition on 16 October 2013.
The winners of the 2014 European Border Breakers Awards celebrating the top new talents in European pop music were announced on 15 October by Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth and the European music conference and showcase festival Eurosonic Noorderslag.
The winners of the 2013 European Union Prize for Literature, recognising the best emerging authors in Europe, were announced on 26 September at the opening of the Göteborg Book Fair in Sweden by Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth.
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On 21-22 May, EU and Brazilian experts, decision-makers and cultural professionals met in Brasilia to discuss the role of culture as a catalyst for global governance and development.
On 29 April, the European Commission and the Mies van der Rohe Foundation announced that Harpa from Reykjavik, Iceland and Nave de Música from Madrid, Spain are the winners of the 2013 EU Prize for contemporary architecture and the Emerging architect special mention.
Authors Anna Kim (Austria) and Sara Mannheimer (Sweden), who were among the winners of the 2012 European Union Prize for Literature, have been invited to the London Book Fair, which opens on Monday 15 April.
This MIPTV marks the 50th time that the MEDIA Programme of the European Union has hosted European independents on a stand at MIPTV or MIPCOM. Get a glimpse of European productions.