Welcome to the European Network of Cultural Centres (ENCC)!
ENCC is an international network of cultural centres, founded in Turnhout-Belgium in June 1994.
Europe is a beautiful mosaic of cultures; art products and art education can teach us, perhaps more than history itself, about daily life and global culture of a region. Europe becomes smaller as mobility increases and new technologies will lower barriers to co-operate with each other. This, and closer networking, will allow staff members of local cultural institutes to become strong intermediaries between the arts, the artists and the public, not only on a local level but also on a European level.
One of the primary conditions for a better co-operation and an intense cultural exchange is a better knowledge of each other and of the way we operate. Not only national cultural institutes have a mission to fulfil in Europe's future. Also local actors in the cultural field do need a platform where they can meet, talk about their experiences, dream about projects in co-operation with partners all over Europe.
Multi-disciplinary cultural centres have their own way of acting, their own problems and fields of interest. The ENCC wants to be their platform: networking on a global level for acting stronger in the local community.
ENCC Project Fair Aarhus - 6 until 8 June 2013
We are happy to invite you to this years Project Fair which takes place 6 - 8 June at Godsbanen in Aarhus, Denmark. We have created a program which offers an insight into a wide variety of aspects related to the theme Cultural production in European Cultural Centres...
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ENCC Facebook fanpage
European Network of Cultural Centres has a new fanpage! Find us here!
Happy Birthday VVC!
In Flanders (Belgium), cultural centres are celebrating 40 years of working!
40 years of Vereniging Vlaamse Cultuurcentra - en gemeenschapscentre vzw (VVC), Belgium!