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Our core mission at Globe Art Point is advocating cultural equity, diversity and inclusion in the arts and cultural sector in Finland. But what is diversity and how does one appropriately characterise this complex term? Some say that diversity is about empowering people by respecting and appreciating what makes them different. Others, on the other hand, perceive diversity in a more negative light as unlikeness, an absence of something they are familiar with which often leads to apprehension.   Whether we…

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G.A.P INFO IN TURKU: GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP WITH IRINA DUSKOVA, 30.09.20

G.A.P INFO IN TURKU: GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP WITH IRINA DUSKOVA, 30.09.20

HAVE YOU BEEN WORKING ON AN EXCITING PROJECT BUT YOU ARE NOT ENTIRELY SURE HOW TO EXECUTE IT? DO YOU HAVE GREAT IDEAS BUT YOU ARE STRUGGLING TO NAVIGATE THROUGH THE COMPLEX SYSTEM OF GRANT APPLICATIONS WHICH ARE ULTIMATELY PREVENTING YOU FROM SENDING THEM IN? OR HAVE YOU PREVIOUSLY ATTEMPTED TO APPLY FOR FUNDING BUT SOMEHOW ENDED UP LOST IN TRANSLATION? G.A.P Info workshop is a first in a series of three grant writing workshops (Turku, Tampere, Jyväskylä) targeted at…

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MORNING COFFEE AT G.A.P WITH THE NEW DIRECTOR OF CULTURE MARI MÄNNISTÖ

MORNING COFFEE AT G.A.P WITH THE NEW DIRECTOR OF CULTURE MARI MÄNNISTÖ

September 16th, 2020 / 10-12:00 pm Welcome to Morning Coffee at G.A.P, an informal event organised by Globe Art Point in cooperation with the City of Helsinki on Wednesday, 16th of September from 10am to 12pm. In this episode of Morning Coffee at G.A.P, the new Director of Culture Mari Männistö will present the Helsinki Vision for Art and Culture 2030. The vision was recently published by the Art and Culture Vision Committee and presented to Mayor of Helsinki Jan Vapaavuori….

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INDUSTRY PANEL: IT’S ALL ABOUT COPYRIGHTS, 21.9.20

INDUSTRY PANEL: IT’S ALL ABOUT COPYRIGHTS, 21.9.20

Do you want to make a movie or have you previously done one but you are still not entirely sure how the copyright process work in Finland? Globe Art Point and HIFF – Love & Anarchy 2020 are hosting the seminar INDUSTRY PANEL: IT’S ALL ABOUT COPYRIGHTS on Monday, September 21st at 16:00 at Nordic Culture Point, Helsinki and online. The event is free of charge and will be held in English. The seminar will take place during the Love…

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Concluding seminar of the Project Opening (Avaus) September 14th, 2020 in Helsinki

Concluding seminar of the Project Opening (Avaus) September 14th, 2020 in Helsinki

Concluding seminar of the Project Opening (Avaus) September 14th, 2020 in Helsinki     Globe Art Point together with the Culture for All service is organising the final seminar of the Avaus project at Ateneum in Helsinki on 14 September 2020. The aim of the project was to create models that support the possibilities of arts and culture professionals with migrant backgrounds to become employed by Finnish arts and culture institutions and thus enable their better inclusion into Finnish society….

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THE KONE FOUNDATION GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP, 2.9. 2020

THE KONE FOUNDATION GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP, 2.9. 2020

Have you been working on an exciting project but you are not entirely sure how to execute it? Do you have great ideas but you are struggling to navigate through the complex system of grant applications which are ultimately preventing you from sending them in? Or have you previously attempted to apply for funding but somehow ended up lost in translation? The Kone Foundation Grant Writing Workshop is a first in a series of workshops targeted at foreign-born arts and…

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Morning Coffee at G.A.P with Gerd Norrgård and Elizaveta Bomash

Morning Coffee at G.A.P with Gerd Norrgård and Elizaveta Bomash

August 18th, 2020 / 10-12:00 pm Join in and enjoy your morning coffee with us at G.A.P whilst listening to a presentation on a thesis research proposal of Elizaveta (Lisa) Bomash on Tuesday, 18th of August from 10 am to 12 pm.  Lisa’s thesis research proposal is exploring the impact of facilitated networking on the cultural field in Finland based on the Dörren programme study. The presentation will therefore start with an introduction of the networking project Dörren (organised by…

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Two recipes for quarantine days’ survival by Elizaveta Bomash

Two recipes for quarantine days’ survival by Elizaveta Bomash

#chocolatebrownies #stephencovey Breath in – breath out, as another day in quarantine begins. The morning is not so different from pre-quarantine days: wake up early, make coffee, cook breakfast, play with my son, feed the dog, discuss plans for the day with my husband, do a family hug if the spirit is low. A quick meditation to focus on what needs to be done, breath in – breath out. Beneath the surface, things are deviating from the usual. It feels…

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Cultural activism of the foreign kind by Nathalie Sallegren

Cultural activism of the foreign kind by Nathalie Sallegren

I surrender now in a way that I wouldn’t have been capable of before. A complex network of selfish emotions bubbled under the surface of my professional ego before the pandemic and my social and geographical isolation is now experienced by everyone. No longer mine to suffer alone. I am shamefully relieved. We are all mortal and cannot control the way the world turns. Cultural work has become the natural steam for me, I have learnt to rely on it…

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