Urban Culture and Education is looking for partners for European cooperation projects –— Call for Proposals CLOSED — Expected application deadline 01.10.2014
(Category 1, smaller scale cooperation projects)
Urban culture and Education (UKE) is a non-profit cultural association, established in 2003 in Croatia. UKE is developing a platform for trandisciplinary research in arts and science through participative and collaborative practices. The main interest of UKE lies in the field of open technology, culture and arts with focus on environmental art, socially engaged art, autonomy and sustainability.
UKE is a member of the network Clubture since 2003 and a member of Croatian Film Association since 2004. Yearly UKE organizes Experimental Electronic Interventions, residency program Multimedia Camp, manages net-label for experimental music and sound art GentleJunk NetLabel. Members produce or curate performances and exhibitions - to mention recent Bricolabs exhibition at Pixelache in Helsinki, Finland; Beyond Borders collaborative exhibition at Scheier Gallery in Čakovec, Croatia; Geek's Garden participatory eco art at Zavod K6/4 in Ljubljana, Slovenia and Mobile Art Dome at Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka. Since 2004 UKE organizes exchange in free and open culture between Brazil and Croatia.
Our aim is to develop innovative programs for artists, scientists and other experts that have their focus in environmental art, sustainable art and socially engaged art with special focus on autonomy, collaboration, community, sustainability and new technology and renewable energy. We intent to foster collaborative creativity and transdisciplinary strategies throughout the exchange of artists and their works or ideas.
Each partnering organization develops camp activity resembling unconference style event that develops new structure of the public that actively participates in the program of the unconference.
- Municipality Treviso Italy (project coordinator)
- Gračac municipality Croatia
- Radio Nikosia Spain http://radionikosia.org/
- University of Barcelona or Teragona
- gallery Stock Vienna Austria http://www.galerie-stock.net/en/
- Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle Poland http://csw.art.pl/index.php?action=air&lang=eng
- Plymouth University (Transtechnology Research)
- Zavod K6/4, Slovenia http://k6-4.org/
- Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMSU) Rijeka, Croatia http://www.mmsu.hr/
- Piknik Frequency ry Finland: Pixelache festival & camp http://www.pixelache.ac/about/
- British Council Slovenia
- Radiona, Croatia http://radiona.org/
- La Pulperia, Treviso Italy
- Nina Jeza, Slovenia
1.1.2015 - 1.12.2017 (alternatively 1.12.2019)
UKE is an organisation run by three persons (two of them emloyed by the association) and volunteers. We are currently interested to collaborate on a small scale level as a project partner.
Please feel free to contact us for further information on: firstname.lastname@example.org