‘The actual order of things is precisely what ‘popular’ tactics turn to their own ends, without any illusion that it will change any time soon. Into the institution to be served are thus insinuated styles of social exchange, technical invention, and moral resistance. That is, an economy of the ‘gift’, an aesthetics of ‘tricks’ and an ethics of ‘tenacity'.
Michael de Certeau, The Practice of Everyday Life (1988)
Author Archives: Pau Cata
KIBRIT (كبريت) is a collaborative research and production program dedicated to contemporary artistic and curatorial practices engaged in processes of reactivation of cultural heritage and collective memory (architecture, natural heritage, sound archives, cinema, photography, education). KIBRIT proposes collaborative and interregional … Continue reading
Jordan Topiel Paul (b. 1985, NYC) is a composer whose work addresses the dynamics of listening, spaces and contemporary culture. Extending from the proposition that music’s primary material is listening, his pieces point to an expanded musical context that foregrounds … Continue reading
From the 25th September to the 3rd October the NACMM realized it first meeting in Baracelona thanks to the support of ALF and the collaboration of all the NACMM partners. The NACMM launched its on going on line platform http://www.nacmm.org … Continue reading
CeRCCa is really happy to announce that the North Africa Cultural Mobility Map has been selected for the Anna Lindh Call for Projects Grants! Congratulations to Mohab Saber and Chehab M Hassan from El Madina in Alexandria, Léa Morin and Mohamed … Continue reading
Tandem Shaml supports experimental collaborations between cultural change makers from the Arab Region and Europe. The programme offers a unique opportunity to establish cross-border cooperation links. Tandem Shaml invites 16 cultural organisations, 8 from Europe and 8 from the … Continue reading