Shortcut Europe is an international encounter of culture animators, artists, creators and social activists. The conferences are a reflection on the culture in the modern world. They create an international forum for public debate about culture and cultural education and an exchange platform for practical knowledge about cultural strategies and policies.
The congress 2011 took place during the Polish Presidency in the EU an in Warsaw on 16th-18th of November 2011 under the banner of question: “Culture (not) for all?”.
It was an international and multicultural encounter, directed to a circle of cultural educators and presented the innovative solutions in the field of cultural activity. The Congress was accompanied by artistic and educational events. It was preceded as well by two complex projects: animation and research project: “Unrecognized dimensions of cultural development. Shortcut/Cięcie: prologue” and artistic project: “Cięcie”