Explore the experienced: EU funded cultural organisations from Slovenia 2002-2013

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Slovenia has participated in the EU culture, film and audiovisual sector programmes since 2002/2003. In these 12 years cultural and creative organisations, institutions, producers and professionals have gained a lot of experience and have successfully raised funds. Based on the Culture! project prepared by Creative Europe Desk Slovenia (previously Cultural Contact Point Slovenia and MEDIA Desk Slovenia), and Ljudmila Art … Continue reading

EU funding for culture? 4 observations from Slovenia

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From Culture 2000 to Creative Europe   The European Commission’s launch of its new funding scheme (Creative Europe programme, 2014–2020) seemed a good opportunity to collect and analyse the related experience of the Slovenian culture, film and audiovisual sectors in the period 2002–2013. The Cultural Contact Point Slovenia and the MEDIA Desk Slovenia offices (today united in Creative Europe Desk … Continue reading

Countdown to next EU funding deadline for literary translation projects

Writers Svetlana Makarovič, Tone Škrjanec, Žana Pekovskaja, Brane Mozetič and Jana Putrle in Moscow, Centre for Slovenian Literature, September 2009

  Yesterday’s Artservis.org newsletter reminded me that the deadline for the next round of EU funding for literary translation projects is 3 February 2012. Just a little over a month away. If you’re a publisher that means it’s time to finalise your next book series of literary translations and consider including the translation of a Slovene author in the midst. … Continue reading

Browsing the funding opportunities, profile: Artslink Awards

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This week I decided to check out some of the international funding links and possibilities on Culture.si. From my point of view as a migrant worker without permanent residence (the euphemism in artspeak is ‘nomadic art practitioner’, but a couple of cheeky friends call me Kiwi Gastarbeiter) there are of course many Slovene institutional funds that are unavailable to me. … Continue reading