Proposals for ASEF’s Creative Networks and Creative Encounters programmes have been shortlisted this month, following a thorough review of the submitted proposals.
For Creative Networks Second Edition, 8 proposals have been shortlisted from 39 submissions. For Creative Encounters Fourth Edition, 6 creative proposals have been shortlisted from 117 submissions. The selection of shortlisted projects was conducted in partnership with Arts Network Asia.
The shortlisted applicants have been requested to submit a detailed proposal by Monday, 1 December 2014. Successful applicants will be notified in January 2015.
ASEF Creative Networks 2nd edition (2014-15) – Shortlisted Projects
- An International Strategy for culture and the environment
A two-day symposium on the effects of environmental sustainability for the arts communities in Asia and Europe
Partners: Julie’s Bicycle (United Kingdom), IETM – International Network for the Contemporary Performing Arts (Belgium)
- Connect Your Future(s)
A mapping of online cultural platforms and a conference on cultural mobility, creative industries and digitized heritage
Partners: Agence Luxembourgeoise d’Action Culturelle (Luxembourg), Planting Rice (Philippines), On the Move (Belgium)
- Creative Cities Network
A series of workshops and seminars to expand the South East Asia Creative Cities Network (SEACCN) and involve European cities
Partners: Chiangmai University Science Technology Park Secretariat of the Creative Chiangmai (Thailand), Bandung Creative City Forum (Indonesia), Creative Cebu Council (Philippines), Penang Think City (Malaysia), George Town Festival (Malaysia)
- Culture and Creative Hub Net
Establishment of a new network of Cultural and Creative Hubs between Asia and Europe
Partners: ADDICT – Creative Industries Agency Portugal (Portugal), ECBN – European Creative Business Network (Netherlands), CI-USJ – Faculty of Creative Industries, University of Saint Joseph (China)
- Curating Batik
A series of workshops to develop marketing and brand strategies on batik collections between museum experts in Asia and Europe
Partners: Weltmuseum Wien (Austria), Museum Tekstil Jakarta (Indonesia), Náprstek Museum of Asian, African and American Cultures (Czech Republic)
- SEAAA Mobility Platform
A network of mobility funders to support individual grants in Asia and Europe
Partners: Roberto Cimetta Fund (France), Korea Arts Management Service (Republic of Korea), Australia Council for the Arts (Australia)
- The Asia Pacific Screen Lab @ GFS
A one-year film co-production training laboratory for emerging filmmakers from the Asia Pacific region
Partners: Griffith Film School (Australia), Ateliers du Cinéma Européen (France), Mediterranean Film Institute (Greece), Australian Directors Guild (Australia), Torino Film Lab (Italy), Asia Pacific Screen Academy
- THRIVE Networking Culture Leaders
Capacity building workshop and report to help enhance the leadership and effectiveness of international culture networks
Partners: International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (Australia), Arts Network Asia (Singapore), European League of Institute of the Arts (The Netherlands).
Creative Encounters: Cultural Partnerships between Asia and Europe 4th edition (2014-15) – Shortlisted Projects
- Bread Houses – Community Creation
A series of community workshops to exchange culinary and cultural practices between Asia and Europe
Partners: Bread Houses Network (Bulgaria), Seongnam Cultural Foundation (Korea)
- Circus On The Edge
A training of trainers and public performances in circus arts with a strong community engagement in Thailand
Partners: Makhampom Foundation (Thailand), Circusschule Die Rotznasen e. V (Germany)
- Co-Creating Spatial Narratives
A series of workshops focusing on the process of co-creation in craft design innovation involving artisans, architects and designers, resulting in an exhibition in the Netherlands
Partners: Design Innovation Craft Resource Center (India), CREARE Foundation (Netherlands), CraftCanvas (India), Studio Makkink & Bey (Netherlands)
- Curating – In – Depth
A series of lectures and workshops on contemporary curatorial practice for emerging artists, critics and curators, with visual arts exhibitions in Slovenia and the Philippines
Partners: SCCA, Center for Contemporary Arts – Ljubljana (Slovenia), Planting Rice (Philippines)
- Dance Connect 2015
Mentoring of emerging choreographers through artists’ residencies and commissioning of new pieces and touring.
Partners: Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts (India), O Espaco Do Tempo (Portugal), Mercat De Les Flors (Spain), European Dancehouse Network (Spain)
- Sharing Practices of Art for Common Existence
Training workshops for visual artists and creation of 3D artistic projections
Partners: International Initiatives for Cooperation (Bulgaria), Asociacion de Investigacion de la Industria del Juguete, Conexas Y Afines (Spain), NIVRITI (India), ARTILT-D biedriba (Latvia), Youth for Sustainable Development Assembly (Philippines), Solidarites Jeunesses Vietnam(Viet Nam).