Seminar: Cultural cooperation with the Czech Republic



  • 10.00 Welcome
  • 10.10 Czech Republic seen with Norwegian eyes - Roar Lishaugen, associate professor in Czech at the University of Oslo
  • 10.30 Experiences from project partnerships within the EEA Grants – Marianne Bilger from Bærum Kulturhus (project: Snipers Lake)
  • 10.45 What are the EEA and Norway Grants? – Anna B. Stigen from the Arts Council Norway
  • 10.55 Introduction to the cultural programme in the Czech Republic – the Czech programme operatorEmphasis on supported areas and activities and support for partnerships
  • 11.30 Light lunch
  • 12.00 Status report and information on the art scene in the Czech Republic where partnerships can be formed – presented by Czech experts
  • 13.15 Parallel individual meetings between Norwegian umbrella organisations, Czech experts from each their own arts sector and participants from the Arts Council's administration

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Please note that the seminar will be streamed live at the Arts Council website.