refugee integration lab 2018

“Creativity in Human Rights and Solidarity” Thessaloniki: 1-9 July 2018. Refugee Integration LAB (RL) arose from identification of the dangers of xenophobia, intolerance and discrimination arising in Europe, and brings together 9 countries and 10 partners committed to work on Human Rights, Refugee and Integration projects. RL is all about improving the existing non-formal education…

language united 2018

Language United / contact-making event (June 2018 – Thessaloniki – Greece).  ‘Solidarity and Intercultural Dialogue.’ Language United was running from 17th to 21st June 2018 arose from identification of dangers of xenophobia, intolerance and discrimination in Europe with participation of 10 partners from 10 countries.  Language United / contact-making event (June 2018 – Thessaloniki –…

if

What would you do if you could be reborn in any body at any place? What would you do if you could choose your gender? Your lifespan? From one minute to eternity? If you could choose your surroundings? Sea? Desert? Palm-trees? If you could pick the people around you? If you could build a community…

gribskov 2018

SOUND! How can we relate within a short time, how we communicate, if our background is different, and we do not even speak the same language? Are we curious about each other at all? If yes, how we pose questions, and how we answer them? How we tell our own stories, and what kind of…

thessaloniki 2017

‘Otherness Dialogues’ workshop held by othernessproject during the second transnational meeting in Thessaloniki, of You Are Welcome project, 25-26 November 2017. Main focus was: object – personal story, storytelling and common narratives, and instant installation. Questions: How can we meet in a short time, in an easily accessible way with people speaking different languages, having…

urbanartventures 2017

UrbanArtVentures II took place in Volos, Greece, from the 12th-21 th of September 2017. The project is a collaboration between Jugend & Kulturprojekt e. V. (Germany), Urban Act (Greece) and thirty participants – street artists, youth workers and art educators from Denmark, France, Greece, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Serbia and Spain. The UrbanArtVentures II project aims…

spread the word 2017

Training course on PR and dissemination: an EU-project led by Jugend- & Kulturprojekt e.V. in Dresden, between 9-16 October. Participating countries: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Romania, Spain and the United Kingdom. Stine Ebbesen represented othernessproject. Project Coordinator: Myrto-Helena Pertsinidi. Training leader: Dimitra Zervaki. Topics: Values of persevrance, consistency, accountability, playfulness and discretion, Team Canvas…

you are welcome 2017/2018

YOU ARE WELCOME is a collaborative project of 13 partner organisations which endeavours to connect new arrivals, third country nationals residing and native citizens. The aim of WELCOME is to deconstruct the process of migrants’ stigmatization, help communities involved overcome stereotypes and develop counter narratives for more accurate perceptions of migrants and refugees stemming in…

hybridspace: anthony

Anthony is a nomadic character: he travels through the texts and scenes of nine young artists, taking up different roles, adventures, genres and styles. Anthony as a common character is leading us across conceptions, settings, cultural and linguistic environments, and is weaving the nine different artistic worlds into one common, loose narrative. The authors of…

roskilde 2017

Nursery Rhymes + Object In the fall of 2016, Roskilde Museum of Contemporary Art established a Study Group on Migration. Regular meetings of 19 artists, exchange of theoretical considerations and artistic response were tackled with. The main questions were: ‘How does the current migration challenge the idea of the nation state, borders and questions of…