40 | COVID and culture, cultural activism, donors and much more …

By August 4, 2021September 6th, 2021No Comments

For today, Wednesday, August 4, this is our selection of links that we hope may be of use to you.

Donors for your cultural projects

This selection of links divided by geographic areas not only includes potential donors for your cultural projects, but also shares international programs that are constantly looking for talented people and creative projects. Find yours!

Report: cultural and creative industries in the face of Covid-19

This report prepared by UNESCO puts into perspective the magnitude of the impact that the pandemic has had on the cultural sector. In addition, it presents us with the challenges that you have to overcome in order to be able to adapt in an uncertain environment. Do not miss it!

What is cultural activism?

This article from El País shows how the Open Closets program combined LGBTIQ + activism with culture and thus was able to raise public awareness, in a kind of cultural activism. You can also reproduce this success story in your organization.

Cultural change in art

Thelma Golden, curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem, tells in this TED talk how art can examine and redefine culture. Explained from an African-American perspective, art not only tells a story but can shape it in the future.

IberCultura Viva call

This call seeks to promote the work and the articulation of cultural networks that integrate indigenous peoples, Afro-descendants and groups of migrant communities in the Ibero-American area. Winning proposals will receive up to $ 3,000. Applications until August 12.

Until next Wednesday!