AiR Platform NL newsletter summer 2013

AiR Platform NL summer newsletter - overview of content:

  • We moved! to DutchCulture centre for international cooperation
  • Mutual AiR Impulse Moscow symposium
  • Technical workspaces call for platform
  • Kick Off meeting Green Art Lab Alliance at JvE
  • Press release DutchCulture centre for international cooperation 

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GALA Kick-off meeting at the Jan van Eyck Academie

Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht/The Netherlands

5-8 June 2013

The kick-off meeting started with words of welcome by Jan van Eyck Academie director and host of the meeting Lex ter Braak in the evening of June 5th, 2013. Throughout the meeting, participants were invited to visit the buildings of the Jan van Eyck Academie, see films and exhibitions as well as meet with resident artists.… read more


The European project Green Art Lab Alliance officially started!

Twenty cultural organizations in Europe have developed a partnership dedicated to promoting environmental sustainability and how that can be challenged in practical, ethical and artistic ways, across arts and cultural communities across Europe. 

The Green Art Lab Alliance project aims to… read more


Green Art Lab Alliance Partners

DutchCulture / Trans Artists Desk (NL) is the platform stimulating and strengthening artists' mobility in the Netherlands and internationally. It combines and shares expertise and offers tools and services on artist-in-residence programs and related issues. Trans Artists forms… read more


SICA, Mediadesk Nederland and Trans Artists have merged.

From January 1st 2013 MEDIA Desk NederlandSICA and  read more


Annual Report Trans Artists 2012

Find here a summary (in development) of the annual report 2012, with an insight in facts, figures, use and values of Trans Artists' own activities.

The amount of visits to the Trans Artists website increased from 2.759.012 in 2011 to 2.957.534 visits in 2012.

Where did all these visits come from?
Which artist-in-residence programmes are most popular among artists… read more


Mutual artist-in-residence Impulse 2

What about artist-in-residence opportunities in Russia?
TransArtists finds out for you, together with our Russian partners. Read here all about our Close Encounters during the 2nd tour of the Mutual Impulse project to Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Yekaterinburg, and Moscow, last November, 2012.

Center and Periphery

In each city two sorts of meetings took place:

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Trans Artists in Siberia: Mutual AiR Impulse in pictures

MUTUAL artist-in-residence IMPULSE is a two year long project, through which an effective impulse of exchange of knowledge and experience is given to the artist-in-residence sector in Russia as well as in the Netherlands. From both sides we strive to establish sustainable ties between the Dutch and the Russian artist-in-residence sector.

The Mutual Impulse trajectory evolves during two years, in 4… read more


Mutual artist-in-residence Impulse 1

Tendencies & Intentions
Moscow & St. Petersburg, April, 2012

The first stage of the Mutual Impulse project was meant as an inventory of artist-in-residence potential in Moscow and St. Petersburg. In workshops and expert meetings we addressed the ways in which the artist-in-residence concept is applied to the Russian situation: what's going on, what are its current forms and what is its potential… read more


Japan - Today All Will Be Different

Thinking about artist-in-residence experiences in urgent situations.

May 22, 2012, Trans Artists / Platform AiR NL organized a meeting for artists and organizers of artist-in-residence programs about facing the unforeseen.

After the nuclear disaster in Fukushima in Japan (March 2011) AiR organizers in the polluted areas wanted to share their experiences and asked Trans Artists to address the subject. This meeting… read more