15 July – 3 August 2008
In the frame of the European project Jardin d’Europe, ArtLink has invited 11 artists from România and abroad to work for the realisation of an individual or group artistic project, during three weeks. In 31 July, starting at 19h final presentations of the residencies will take place, opened for the public at Palatele Brâncovenești Mogoșoaia.
Project realized in partenership with Palatele Brancovenești Mogoșoaia, with the support of The National Dance Centre in Bucharest The Administration of the Cultural Romanian Found Bucharest , of the County Hall Ilfov and of the European Union through the Programme Cultura 2007-2013.
Jardin d’Europe is a European project dedicated to the establishment of a sustainable European infrastructure for the professionalisation of emerging dancers, choreographers, dance administrators and dance writers. Its main objective is not only to organize individual arts projects but to also make them a driving force in an emerging dance market throughout Europe. ArtLink Association is since 2008 the co-organizer of the project in Romania.
Jardin d’Europe is organized as a network of European dance institutions (dance training centers, dance companies or festival organizers) with a particular priority in Middle and Eastern European Countries (ArtLink/RO, Bimeras Culture Foundation/TR, CCN Montpellier/FR, Cullberg Ballet/SE, danceWEB/AT, Lokomotiva/MK, Southbank Centre/UK, Station/YU, Ultima Vez/BE, Workshop Foundation/HU).
The network activities of Jardin d’Europe (workshops, residences, scholarships for artists and journalists, co-productions, documenting activities and festivals) are planned for a period of five years starting July 2008.
Public presentation at Palatele Brâncoveneşti Mogoşoaia, 31 July, 19 h. Free entrance.
Info : www.jardindeurope.eu