Festivals Malta

Festivals Malta has been founded by Arts Council Malta. It is a strategic attempt to facilitate the growth of separate activities across festivals and national events. It promotes Malta’s global brand as that of a ‘festival island’, building on our authenticity and hospitality – a place where people travel to enjoy their favourite performing art.

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Arts Council Korea

It is a state funded‚ nonprofit organization. The main aim of the Council is to make the arts more central to the lives of the Korean citizens by supporting arts organizations and artists in and abroad through grant-giving services and programs. 

You can find out more about Arts Council Korea here

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC)

AFAC envisions a thriving Arab art and cultural scene, one that is confident in its expression, open to dialogue, accessible to all and sustained locally by committed patrons. Two fundamental principles guide AFAC's mode of work: transparency in the grant giving process and independence through a diversity of funding sources.

You can find out more about AFAC here

EU-Japan Fest Committee

EU-Japan Fest Committee is an non-profit organisation that supports transnational activities of community members and artists involved in service of regional communities and social responsibility and contributes to the development of healthy societies.

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One of the members of European Festival Association (EFA), ITALIAFESTIVAL is a multidisciplinary association formed by some of the most prestigious Italian festivals. Italiafestival, born 32 years ago in Agis, the General Association of Entertainment, today represents no less than 28 Italian festivals and 5 festival networks that operate in the musical, theatrical, performing arts and dance, literature and other artistic events.

Read more about Italiafestival here.

Art Council Malta (ACM)

Previously known as the Malta Council for Culture and the Arts (MCCA), Arts Council Malta (ACM) is the national agency for development and investment in the cultural and creative sectors. Its central task is that of effectively funding, supporting and promoting the cultural and creative sectors in Malta.

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Wijhat (Destinations) is a program developed by regional, non-profit organisation Culture Resource (Al Mawred Al Thaqafy). It is designed to serve artists and cultural actors in the Arab region by offering grants them to support travel both within and outside the Arab region, thereby enabling the grantees to present their works to new audiences and to engage in new and diverse inter- and intra-Arab cultural exchange experiences.

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