Author Archives: elena.pardini

Joining the dots // Bridging the gap(s)

Johannes Bellinkx – Reverse © Marleen Annema IN SITU is the European platform for artistic creation in public space. It is an ecosystem connecting the new generation of artists with audiences, programmers, and key-players involved in the economic, political and … Continue reading


Work Package 1 of the UNCHARTED project complies with the expected deliverables

After the publication of the first outputs of its investigation, UNCHARTED presents  the sixth and final deliverable of the Work Package 1 (WP1), leaded by the University of Barcelona and devoted to analyzing the configuration of cultural values in Europe. … Continue reading


The vulnerability of the European cultural heritage

The 7 Most Endangered programme was launched in 2013 as part of a civil society campaign to save Europe’s endangered heritage. Each year, 7 European heritage sites are selected as the most endangered. This selection aims to draw attention for … Continue reading


The #CulturalDealEU campaign to propose a Cultural Deal for Europe framework

Culture Action Europe, European Cultural Foundation, and Europa Nostra have recently launched the #CulturalDealEU campaign to propose a new Cultural Deal framework that should demonstrate the EU’s political commitment to place culture at the center of the political debate and … Continue reading


Publication on the social responsibility of museums

As the result of the online conference “Museums and social responsibility—values revisited” organised in the framework of German presidency of the Council of the European Union, the organizers, NEMO and the German Museums Association, have published a publication with texts … Continue reading


How can urban culture and creativity be a driver of social impact?

The last December 10, the first of the “Infected Cities” livecasts on creative resilience in European cities was launched by DutchCulture together with Pakhuis de Zwijger in Paris. It was the first of four new livecasts to reflect on how … Continue reading


New liaison between UNCHARTED project and Net4Society International Network

UNCHARTED project has just established a collaboration with Net4Society, the international network of National Contact Points for the Societal Challenge 6 in Horizon 2020. Net4Society will support the UNCHARTED project in the activity of dissemination and the exchange of knowledge … Continue reading


Art that observes but doesn’t preserve

Clyfford Still was one of the leading figures in the first generation of Abstract Expressionists. Indigenous art has inspired many Abstract Expressionists painters (like Pollock and Newman), but Still was the only one to make contact with these tribes. In … Continue reading


The European Cinema Night, to celebrate the richness of the European film culture

The third edition of  the European Cinema Night was organized by Creative Europe MEDIA in collaboration with Europa Cinemas from 16th to 20th November. Over 70 Europa Cinemas members across Europe are taking part in this unique outreach event which … Continue reading


How do museums deal with the problems that emerged during the pandemic?

Six months ago, NEMO (the Network of European Museum Organisations) published a study on the impact of Covid-19 on the European museum sector. In recent weeks we are experiencing a second wave of museum closures across Europe and NEMO started … Continue reading