24 February 21
Keynote: On Decolonisation and Climate Change and the Interrelation of Both
Opening keynote by Inge Ceustermans, General Director of The Festival Academy, on the first day of the Atelier for Arts and Production Managers Elefsina-Beirut.
15 December 20
On Curating Festivals
Closing Statement by Robyn Archer: singer, writer, artistic director and public advocate for the arts, former Artistic Director of the Adelaide and Melbourne International Arts...
10 December 20
What We Learned from Hotspot Nigeria
The Hotspot Nigeria, hosted online by The Festival Academy on Monday, 30 November, was facilitated by South-African playwright Mike van Graan and brought together distinguished...
05 November 20
Saving the climate
Last week we looked into festivals and the mitigation of climate change with a group of festival leaders coming from all over the world, as well as some cross-sector experts from...
23 October 20
Cosmology: forging pan-African, socially inclusive festivals under Covid-19
Cosmology was conceived as an action research project and artists' residency featuring leading anthropologist of sound, Steven Feld and colleagues from Ghana, The Anyaa Arts...