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.
Commissioner Vassiliou delivered the key note speech in the launch event of Creativity Works! Coalition on 16 October 2013.
The Best in Heritage Conference will be held in Dubrovnik from 25-27/09/2014. 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 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 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 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.
From 6 June to 4 August 2014, the exhibition "Made in Europe" will present the best examples of 25 years of European contemporary architecture.
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.
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.
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.
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.