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IFACCA meets with its members worldwide

In recent months, since the 6th World Summit on Arts and Culture in Santiago de Chile, various staff of the IFACCA Secretariat have had the opportunity to meet face-to-face with over 40 of the federation's members and potential members. more >

Latest Announcements

Save the date! 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture: 18 to 21 October 2016 in Malta

IFACCA and Arts Council Malta are pleased to announce that  the 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture will be held in Valletta, Malta, from Tuesday 18 October to Friday 21 October, 2016.more >

Farewell Jonathan Katz, CEO, NASAA

IFACCA congratulates Dr Jonathan Katz on his 30 years of leading the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA) and warmly thanks him for his contribution to the global arts and cultural community.more >

IFACCA meets with its members worldwide

In recent months, since the 6th World Summit on Arts and Culture in Santiago de Chile, various staff of the IFACCA Secretariat have had the opportunity to meet face-to-face with over 40 of the federation's members and potential members. more >

Latest International News

Public Library. Rethinking the Infrastructures of Knowledge Production

From October 30 till November 23, 2014, the Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart and Akademie Schloss Solitude are carrying out the project 'Public Library. Rethinking the Infrastructures of Knowledge Production'. It consists of an exhibition – which acts in the same time as an open laboratory and a 'scandromat' – at the Kunstverein's platform Querungen (Traversals) as well as a conference that will be held from October 30 to November 2, 2014 at the Kunstverein and Akademie Schloss Solitude.more >

UK promises £6.5 million to develop cultural collaboration with India

With a cultural relation spreading over almost 400 years, India and Britain are looking to set up a 6.5 million pound fund to promote creative collaboration between the museums of the two countries. Announcing this, UK Cabinet Minister for culture, media and sports Sajid Javid said, " I expect it to reach and benefit the artists who are overlooked but can contribute to the cultural heritage of the to countries."more >

OneBeat Residency Brings The Worlds Best Musicians together

OneBeat is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, which one of the program’s organizers describes as a “musical exchange”—a way to create a meaningful dialogue between countries and perhaps even lead to better international relations.more >

Latest National Arts Agency News

Cultural Innovation International Prize

The Cultural Innovation International Prize is a biennial competition organised by the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) with the aim of incentivising projects that explore the potential cultural scenarios of the coming years through research and practice. The first edition of the Prize ties in with the 20th anniversary of the CCCB. For this call for entries, corresponding to 2014-2015, the theme is "Audience/s".more >

Gerard Vaughan named National Gallery of Australia director

Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced that following an international search Professor Gerard Vaughan AM has been appointed as the new Director of the National Gallery of Australia.more >

Jornada de participación y socialización del Nuevo Ministerio de Cultura, el Arte y el Patrimonio en Valparaíso

La reunión busca conocer e integrar la visión de los agentes culturales sobre la cultura, el arte y el patrimonio material e inmaterial en atención al proyecto de ley que crea el Ministerio de Cultura.more >

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