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In 2018, Dutch artists have been present in 2602 cities around the globe
17 May 2019
Culture is not a hotly debated policy issue in the run-up to the European Parliament elections. What role does the EU play for Dutch creatives?
21 May 2019
The new publication highlights examples of best practices that could serve as inspirational tools for cultural diplomacy.
20 May 2019
In 2018 Dutch artists participated more than 15,000 cultural activities in 108 different countries. DutchCulture identifies important trends.
9 May 2019
Six videos show the wide range of recent striking and interesting projects that have received support from the European Commission through Creative Europe.
21 Jun 2019
Brazilian experts elaborate on how active citizenship, culture and heritage in Brazil can reconnect citizens to the public spaces of cities.
6 May 2019
An interpretation of four international cases in which artists had to adapt their work in order to be able to show it, presented at our meetup Artistiek Kompas.
9 May 2019
An interview with Sabrina Baracetti and Thomas Bertacchi of the Far East Film festival in Udine, Italy, on the international outreach of a regional festival.
6 May 2019
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16 May 2019
European Literature Night, 12 European writers and OBA celebrate a great institution: the public library
19 May 2019
In the format of a visitor’s program, Russian heritage professionals will visit fortifications and meet with urban planners and architects in the Netherlands
24 Apr 2019
DutchCulture and de Balie’s Forum on European Culture started Re:Creating Europe back in 2016. The performance now takes off to Paris and Manchester.
30 Apr 2019
Censure may seem a thing of the past in the Netherlands, but it is unfortunately still a reality in large parts of the world. A remarkable keynote.
26 Apr 2019
Experts are given the opportunity to acquaint themselves with the working methods of the Dutch heritage field to improve international cultural collaboration.
16 Apr 2019
Cultural attaché Quirine van der Hoeven on the successes and challenges of the interdisciplinary kids culture programme in Turkey of 2018.
25 Apr 2019
Go Short is a film festival dedicated to short film, with a focus on talent development. A conversation with three ambitious emerging directors.
23 Apr 2019
The Creative Europe programme is conducting trials on facilitating cross-border mobility for artists to boost creativity, explore markets and develop careers.
6 May 2019
DutchCulture has invited three authors that collaborated on this project to discuss the most important changes in the Turkish cultural landscape.
11 Apr 2019
In the run-up to the symposium Artistiek Kompas, Errol Boon wrote an essay on ethical challenges artists face when confronted with artistic censorship.
11 Apr 2019
The advice issued by the Council discusses, among other things, the added value of International Cultural Policy on top of internationalisation.
15 Apr 2019
Wat doe je als het regime van het land waar je gevraagd wordt te spelen botst met mensenrechten en tolerante waarden?
18 Apr 2019
Zijn Duitsers echt 'pünktlicher' en voorzichtiger? Houden ze van bureaucratie? Ontdek hoe werken in Duitsland in de praktijk gaat...
4 Apr 2019
In March three Dutch youth theatre groups performed in Egypt. An interview about the value of cultural exchange, artistic freedom and lasting relationships.
26 Mar 2019
Wat verandert er na de Brexit voor culturele organisaties, collectieven, individuele kunstenaars en culturele professionals in de samenwerking met het VK?
28 Mar 2019
We signalised three general assumptions about Dutch cultural exchange in Germany and fact-checked them with our database. The outcome might surprise you.
18 Apr 2019
During the third edition of ZinaSalon we meet Fedwa Misk, writer, journalist and one of the curators of international literature festival Read My World.
2 Apr 2019
As a result of the efforts of the collaborative project Never Grow Up!, five Dutch groups find their way to Washington, USA, for a season-long focus.
21 Mar 2019
DutchCulture’s activities include a lot of travelling. That's why we have decided to compensate for the CO2 emissions of all staff flights...
12 Mar 2019
According to cultural attaché Bas Ernst of the Dutch embassy, this interdisciplinary programme has been of great value for Dutch artists as well as for Palermo.
18 Mar 2019
In south-western India, the legend of a sunken city and the physical remnants of a proto-globalised world spark the imagination. What is the Dutch connection?
14 Mar 2019
The Russian edition of the exhibition ‘Reuse, Redevelop and Design’ turns out to be a big success in Moscow and St Petersburg in 2018.
16 Apr 2019
The 58th edition of Milan Design Week lasts from the 9th of April until Sunday the 14th. We offer you a concise summary of Dutch art activities this week.
9 Apr 2019
Second edition of ZinaSalon: Egyptian artist Rania Atef is visiting the Netherlands and will discuss art and motherhood in Egypt.
7 Mar 2019
In recent years, China has become one of the world’s economic, scientific and technological superpowers. For artists it also offers exciting opportunities.
28 Feb 2019
This book raises the question as to what the present role of artist residencies is in relation to artists and the art ecosystem amid transformations in society.
4 Mar 2019
Myriam Sahraoui toured around Tangier’s hidden cultural gems. There is (still) much to do in the struggle of the imagination against indifference.
28 Mar 2019
On the policy, projects and opportunities in the field of Shared Cultural Heritage in the United States
25 Feb 2019
The programme Never Grow Up! draws the attention of the USA to Dutch youth performing art, film and literature. An interview with programme manager Anja Krans.
18 Feb 2019
The Association of Russian Museums of Memory and the Anna Akhmatova Museum shared views on storytelling with museum professionals in the Netherlands.
19 Feb 2019
In the process of applying for a visa to enter the Schengen zone, artists encounter all kinds of difficulties. How come, and what are the consequences?
21 Feb 2019
De conferentie Cultuur werkt voor de provincie ging over de kansen die cultuur biedt voor de regio’s. Bijvoorbeeld op het gebied van internationalisering.
21 Feb 2019
DutchCulture gathered 40 international experts in Amsterdam to discuss values and practicalities of fair(er) international cultural cooperation.
7 Feb 2019
Belgium and the Netherlands joined forces in 2018 for a field research into the possible contributions that arts & culture can make to city communities.
4 Feb 2019
Are you an international artist working in the Netherlands? Please fill in our survey and share your experiences in living and working here.
18 Feb 2019
Interested in bringing your cultural projects to the USA? Meet us at the International Clinic at Het Nieuwe Instituut to help you develop your plans.
14 Mar 2019
Nu de deadline van de Brexit snel dichtbij komt, manifesteren zich praktische problemen. Kom naar de bijeenkomst en stel ons expertpanel al je vragen.
4 Feb 2019
In 2018, the amount of Dutch cultural activities in Egypt increased sharply. How come? And who are the artists that travelled to a country unknown to them?
31 Jan 2019
Photographer Cynthia Boll wins the Zilveren Camera award for her series 'Sinking Cities, Jakarta', a follow up of the project 'The People Behind The Seawall'...
11 Feb 2019
Joining forces with the neighbours of deBuren, DutchCulture organised a conference in Antwerp about the potential of arts and creatives in the city.
28 Jan 2019
Wat zijn de ethische en artistieke implicaties van nieuwe media? Een essay van Constant Dullaart tijdens de presentatie van de nieuwe site van DutchCulture.
19 Feb 2019
Op het eerste gezicht lijkt werken over de grens in België of andersom zeer gemakkelijk. Toch kun je als cultuurwerker voor verrassingen komen te staan.
14 Feb 2019
DutchCulture speaks on international cultural policy at the conference: Culture works for the Province.
8 Jan 2019
Throughout 2019, Never Grow Up! presents an abundance of Dutch film, literature and performing arts for young audiences in the United States.
7 Jan 2019
Interview with Jude Henderson, director of the Federation of Scottish Theatre, about Brexit and the possible consequences for the cultural sector in Scotland.
17 Dec 2018
From now on, anyone can easily overview all Dutch cultural activities abroad. The database contains over 5500 profiles that can be searched and contacted.
13 Dec 2018
Europe Day 2018: Andrew Murray, expert in cultural relations and diplomacy, feels that the Brexit is only one of many issues facing the EU’s cultural climate.
4 Dec 2018
A look at the wealth of Central European culture: an interview with the Flemish/Polish writer and philosopher Alicja Gescinska.
17 Jan 2019
Fotograaf Ad van Denderen en journalist Margalith Kleijwegt over het Zuid-Afrikaanse fotografieproject Welkom Today.
13 Dec 2018
Europe Day 2018: keynote speaker and Dutch author Jaap Scholten lives in Hungary. He tells us what it’s like to step outside your comfort zone. Let us learn!
4 Dec 2018
Playfulness is a recurring theme in the Dutch culture. There seems to be a particular gamesome gene in our culture, starting all the way back with Erasmus.
19 Nov 2018
Remco Vermeulen, country advisor Indonesia, was on working visit in Jakarta and reported daily.
20 Nov 2018
After a five-month renovation, Erasmus Huis in Jakarta is opening its doors again this week, with a modernized theater, gallery and library.
29 Nov 2018
How DutchCulture’s brand new database can bring international collaboration between people forward.
16 Nov 2018
Interview: artist-in-residence Adam Belarouchia. "The global virtual world is just a mouse-click away, but such a far cry from the reality of Moroccan society"...
21 Nov 2018
Jinyi Oh, Haejung Kwon (Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture) and Juyoun Lim, Miseon Song (Arts Council Korea) are visiting the Netherlands, 21-24 Nov 2018.
5 Oct 2018
Renewal of the collaborative partnership in various art and cultural (inter-)disciplines
23 Nov 2018
The program provides a platform for artists and cultural operators from both the Netherlands and South Korea to exchange information and insights.
12 Jun 2018
Eleven new projects will receive support from DutchCulture’s Shared Cultural Heritage Matching Fund.
4 Jun 2018
A symposium in Amsterdam on June 21st will explore the idea, production and circulation of Indonesian modern art in relation to the country’s colonial past.
20 Jun 2018
The European Union has formulated a common strategy for international cultural relations. This is also advantageous for the Netherlands.
26 Oct 2018
The Netherlands is known as an international front runner in the creation of arts and culture specifically for children.
8 Jun 2018
The second edition of the Forum on European Culture, 31 May-3 June 2018 in Amsterdam, was a huge success. DutchCulture, De Balie and 10 venues joined forces.
1 Jun 2018
DutchCulture joined forces with IETM and On the Move to produce a new toolkit for fairer international collaborations in the arts.
12 Jun 2018
The two countries will continue deepening cultural cooperation and exchanges as well as sharing knowledge, information and professional expertise.
10 Apr 2018
Meet our advisors Veysel Yuce, Lenka Boswijk, Wladimir Riphagen and Myriam Sahraoui. They offer advice on collaborating with Turkey, Russia, Egypt and Morocco.
22 Nov 2017
DutchCulture studied the cultural policy of neighbouring countries in terms of internationalisation and regionalisation.
27 Jun 2017
With its Arts Plan 2017-2020, Amsterdam is making a strong effort towards globalisation. DutchCulture was commissioned to draw up the city’s cultural footprint.

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