The Spanish TV Channel TV2, within its programme La aventura del saber
has broadcasted a 20-minute documentary
about Conexiones improbables, with examples of collaboration between artists and organisations at Cruces Hospital
and Nekane Moda
Role-play, thinking with the body, transversality, network innovation, creative community, popular wisdom, land stewardship, are some of the concepts that appear in the texts written by maría ptqk
about the last improbable projects: Despacio de Pan
(Artepan + Lara García Reyne y Alex Bettler), Itaurrean
(Oiz egin + Zoohaus), All use creative experience
(Orbea + Cocreable), Think-of-Silicone
(Silam + Paola Guimerans), Ser o no ser
(Uvesco + Albert Soler).
Is there something in your neighborhood or in your environment that you would like to invent, improve or resolve? Do you think that an artist could help? Apply to the call for New Patrons organised by Tabakalera
(Donostia). It gives you and your group the opportunity to commission an art project that would respond to a physical or mental necessity. The only requirement is that the project should be related to archive, history and/or memory. Call open until March 20.
Conditions and application form here
. [Image: Jean-Luc Moulène, New patrons project
in Excideuil, Dordogne, France].
(only available in Spanish) made by the WZB
in Berlin of the 46 creative pills developed in organizations of the Basque Country between 2010 and 2013 shows that participants have greatly appreciated them. To the question submitted to project managers, "Overall, do you think that the time invested in the project worth it? ",
93.7% said " Yes " (32 responses in total). To the question "Would you recommend to other people (of this or other organization) to participate in this type of interaction?"
, the 42 responses from project managers delivered a clear message, 97.6% saying "Yes". In the case of workers (58 respondents), 98.3% answered "Yes" and 1.7 % "Maybe". To the question "Would you recommend to other artists to participate in a creative pill
", 84.7 % of the artists answered "Yes" (59 responses because in several cases they work as collective). [See all the available evaluations
] [Image: creative pill Fundació Drissa + Mikel Morlas
Do you want to experiment with the introduction of arts and culture into strategic and innovation processes?
Get in touch with us to know the details of the 2014 call open to companies and organisations
wanting to develop innovation projects in collaboration with artists and thinkers.
firstname.lastname@example.org / M: 673 608 790.