The workshop is related to a grant call on the same theme, which will be organized in February-March. The event will be held on Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 13-16 at Kone Foundation office in Helsinki.
There will be discussion on the upcoming grant application call, some case examples related to the theme will be introduced and project ideas will be shared and developed in small groups. The event will also be a great place to network.
Funding will be available for
Chairperson Hanna Nurminen (The Kone Foundation Board of Trustees): Welcome
Head of Scientific Affairs Kalle Korhonen and Head of Cultural Affairs Anna Talasniemi (Kone Foundation): The Kone Foundation Language Programme and the Art and multilingualism grant call
Regional Artist on Cultural Diversity Outi Korhonen (Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Arts Council of Uusimaa): Babel workshops: Multilingual possibilities in art museum workshops
Director Otso Kautto (Theatre Quo Vadis): Experiences of multilingualism in Quo Vadis
Poet Diana Mistera and Poet, Literary Arts Instructor Timo Harju (Runokohtauksia project): Linguistic encounters in the Runokohtauksia project
Group work (Coffee and tea on offer)
Sharing the ideas and themes of the workshops
After the programme, it is possible to continue discussing and networking until 6 pm.