First Atelier for Young Festival and Cultural Managers in Shanghai / China
A new and unique platform of international cultural exchange
In the framework of The
High Level People to People Dialogue between the European Commission and the
People’s Republic of China, The Festival Academy (an
initiative of the European
Festivals Association) launches a new programme, the ‘Atelier for Young
Festival and Cultural Managers’ in China with the aim to deepen
Asia-Europe relations through international
cultural exchange. This programme is set up and developed by The Festival
Academy and the China
Shanghai International Arts Festival and will take place from 17 - 23 October 2017 in Shanghai, China.
The Atelier for Young Festival and Cultural Managers is a 7-day training programme addressing early career artistic directors or those who have the ambition to get involved into programming festivals or cultural venues. 40 participants will be selected for the Atelier during which they will discuss various aspects of festival and cultural management with up to ten experts from pioneering festivals and outstanding art centres and institutes from all over the world. The call for Chinese applicants has been reopened since 20/07/2017. The deadline for submission is 20 August 2017.