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The 4Cs Blog is a platform for sharing ideas about the project theme: arts and conflict, culture and conflict, arts and conviviality, culture and conviviality.

The African Art in Venice Forum

The African Art in Venice Forum presents its second edition on 7-9 May 2019. In line with the Forum’s vision of inclusivity and accessibility, a Kickstarter campaign has been launched on March 18 for the development of a digital platform to livestream the event.

Las Golondrinas – Maya Saravia (Migrant melancholia)

Las Golondrinas (The Swallows) is the name of a Mexican song from the end of the 19th century which is still part of melancholic goodbyes and nostalgic memories. Present in Latin American culture and its particular experience of migration, this song also entitles Maya Saravia's exhibition at Balcony Gallery.

The exhibition (and mediations between) "L’Un et l’Autre"

Last February, Kader Attia and Jean-Jacques Lebel presented “L’Un et l’Autre [One and the Other]” at Palais de Tokyo. Jean-Jacques Lebel (b. 1936, France) is an artist, curator, writer, activist, event organiser, and was the author of the first European happening; Kader Attia (b. 1970, France) grew up between Paris and Algeria, and his interdisciplinary approach to research explores issues such as traditions, colonialism and collective memory.

Open Call EIRPAC

The applications for the next edition of the International Meeting of Reflection on Community Artistic Practices are open until 15.03.2019

Uncanny River (The Crossing)

João Biscainho exhibition at Galeria Fundação Amélia de Mello - Universidade Católica Portuguesa, curated by Luísa Santos

Lisbon Consortium - Study trip to Malpartida and Elvas

On March 30 and 31, some faculty members and Lisbon Consortium's students got together for a study trip to Malpartida de Cáceres, to visit the Vostell Malpartida Museum and to Elvas, for a guided tour to the Contemporary Art Museum by Ana Cristina Cachola.

Staying with the Trouble *

A view from the UK where “the simplifiers, the oligarchs, the enemies of freedom” are making their presence felt, just as they are across Europe. A snapshot of work by Kader Attia, Wolfgang Tillmans, and Kathrin Böhm who provide a counter to the narrow and angry face of prejudice.