“FRESH PERSPECTIVES 1: The Invisible Hand, Art in the transition to another economy”

The Invisible Hand, the first publication in the "Fresh Perspectives" series, looks at how art relates to economy. Mission Models Money’s Charlie Tims and Shelagh Wright have analysed artistic projects that directly deal with issues of the economy, money or economic exchange.

“Everyday Innovators - Innovative Work Practices in the Cultural Sector”

Developing Innovative work organisation practices in the cultural sector in Europe. The publication is commissioned by IETM and realised by La Belle Ouvrage.

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IETM is a membership organisation which exists to stimulate the quality, development and contexts of contemporary performing arts in a global environment.

It aims at proving the value of the performing arts in society by initiating and facilitating professional networking and communication, the dynamic exchange of information, know-how transfer and presentations of examples of good practice.

More than 500 member organisations from around 50 countries around the world are part of IETM. Our main roots are in Europe but we welcome organisations from all parts of the world.

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Manifesto for the European Elections 2014

Culture Action Europe prepared the political manifesto for the European Elections, presenting its vision for the European project and arguments for culture playing an important role in sustainable development.

Fresh Perspectives: call for contribution

For its new edition in the serial Fresh Perspectives, IETM is looking for artistic and cultural projects, which tackle the gender issues in a broad sense: gender and sex identity, (trans-) sexuality, gender equality, the concept of normal and deviant behavior etc.

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