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Memory of Water – a final reflection of project coordinator Iwona Preis

From 2018, Intercult has been a lead partner in Memory of Water project co- funded by Creative Europe - building upon collaboration of 6 partner cities, based on local participation and co-creation. Memory of Water explores post-industrial cultural heritage on waterfronts in the context of urban planning and community development. Over two years, the participating partners : Intercult in Sweden, Stad Ostend in Belgium, the Municipality of Levadia in Greece, BSCC Poland, Fablevision in Scotland, and Ormston House in Ireland collaborated on twenty-three interconnected activities like city labs, international residencies, and a filmed documentary. [...]

January 18th, 2021|

Memory of Water – a final reflection of project coordinator Iwona Preis

  From 2018, Intercult has been a lead partner in Memory of Water project co- funded by Creative Europe - building upon collaboration of 6 partner cities, based on local participation and co-creation. Memory of Water explores post-industrial cultural heritage on waterfronts in the context of urban planning and community development. Over two years, the participating partners : Intercult in Sweden, Stad Ostend in Belgium, the Municipality of Levadia in Greece, BSCC Poland, Fablevision in Scotland, and Ormston House in Ireland collaborated on twenty-three interconnected activities like city labs, international residencies, and a filmed [...]

January 18th, 2021|

MEMORY OF WATER – Series of Webinars

More about Memory of Water: https://www.memoryofwater.eu/ https://www.facebook.com/memoryofwaterEU https://www.instagram.com/memoryofwatereu/ MEMORY OF WATER – Series of Webinars 17 November – 16 December 2020 Introducing a programme of webinars that will profile the achievements of six partner cities striving to impact the future of post industrial cultural heritage on the European waterfronts by looking at those places with the eyes of socially engaged, interventionist artists. During November and December, the six participating river and water cities of Stockholm, Limerick, Levadia, [...]

December 11th, 2020|

Woven Network – Exhibition Opening 12-19 December

Woven Network - Opening of the digital art exhibition 12 - 19 December 2020 To exhibition website  The international digital art-residency “Woven network” is running to the final stage. We proudly announce the opening of the final exhibition from 12 to 19 of December. During the opening week, we will present the works of 7 artists from 5 European countries across 3 time zones, gradually filling in the virtual exhibition space. The idea of Woven Network was responding to the [...]

December 11th, 2020|

Memory of Water Webinar – 16 December (Part 2)

Invitation to webinars on Wednesday 16 December What's the future of waterfront heritage zones in the post industrial cities of Europe? Part 1: 12.13:30 CET Part 2: 14-15:30 CET Part 2 : 14-15.30 CET  Impact of Memory of Water - from the artists' perspective, from the partners' perspective In these two webinars we invite you to a conversation with internationally renowned authorities in the field of cultural planning, regeneration and community art, as well as to a reflection from participating [...]

December 11th, 2020|

Memory of Water Webinar – 16 December (Part 1)

Invitation to webinars on Wednesday 16 December What's the future of waterfront heritage zones in the post industrial cities of Europe? Part 1: 12.13:30 CET Part 2: 14-15:30 CET Part 1 : 12-13.30 CET  Impact of culture and European projects- from cultural planners and expert's perspective  In these two webinars we invite you to a conversation with internationally renowned authorities in the field of cultural planning, regeneration and community art, as well as to a reflection from participating artists [...]

December 11th, 2020|

CEO Iwona Preis’ reflection on Memory of Water and Connecting Georgia

The Golden Balance- Between Artistic Expression and Cultural Heritage Preservation Yesterday Intercult in collaboration with Batumi House Argani in Georgia broadcasted an international webinar on the subject of art encounters in public space and heritage preservation. Ana Riaboshenko, Art Curator – Contemporary Art Space Batumi, remembered Intercult visiting Adjara region in Georgia with Seas and Corners, and now again with Memory of Water again connecting Georgia to European collaboration. An opportunity to observe how things changes through the time with [...]

December 10th, 2020|

Batumi Webinar: The Golden Balance – Between Artistic Expression and Cultural Heritage Preservation

After more than a year of artistic collaboration with Georgia and the city of Batumi, Intercult invites you to a conversation with artists and city planners in Batumi, Gdansk and Stockholm. During the past months all three cities have been investigating the preservation and revitalisation of cultural heritage. Taking into consideration the current situation in Batumi, there are two main questions to be discussed: - Is the cultural heritage untouchable and can artists interfere and to what extent? - Are [...]

December 7th, 2020|

Time strollers – Stockholm, Water city in transformation – a conversation between artists and urban planners

Memory of Water is an artist-led project exploring post-industrial cultural heritage on waterfronts in the context of urban planning and community development. Over two years, participating partners from six countries (Intercult in Sweden, Stad Ostend in Belgium, the Municipality of Levadia in Greece, BSCC in Poland, Fablevision in Scotland, and Ormston House in Ireland) have collaborated on twenty-three interconnected activities including four city labs, six international residencies, and a filmed documentary. .Artists worked with citizens, community groups, politicians, urban [...]

November 30th, 2020|