On 23 June 2022, during the Culture Action Europe’s General Assembly, new members of the Executive Committee were elected. We are delighted to introduce them to you and look forward to continuing joint efforts to put culture at the heart of public debate.

Today, Culture Action Europe joins over 300 civil society organisations across Europe in calling on the European Commission for a European Civil Society Strategy.

The Italian Ministry of Culture, in coordination with the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union, organised the 1st Conference of the Ministers of Culture of the Euro-Mediterranean region.

The CultureForHealth project has launched a new, free-to-use, large-scale and easily accessible map and directory of Arts and Health projects and programs in Europe and around the world with more than 500 inspiring cases and growing. 

The European Parliament adopted a resolution calling on the European Council to agree to start the process to revise the EU Treaties.


April 11, 2022, 8:14 am

“ProCCS: Microfunding Cultural and Creative Sectors” is a project supporting the overall cultural and creative sectors (CCS) by bridging the skills gap of professionals in the sector and connecting them with the business and microfinance sector.

December 1, 2021, 10:28 am

Project aims to improve the exchange of knowledge and experiences in the EU related to the role of culture in well-being and health, to identify the most relevant existing practices, carry out at least five smaller pilot projects and make a set of policy recommendations.

June 3, 2021, 9:12 am

Amplify is a project working across 12 European countries that brings underrepresented voices in the cultural sector to the Conference on the Future of Europe.

February 28, 2022, 10:50 am

Come2Art establishes a collaborative scheme between artists and cultural workers currently in limbo and community members promoting life skills development through arts and using creative placemaking as a canvas for pilot testing the acquired skills through an inclusive approach, promoting active citizenship.

December 15, 2020, 3:04 pm

There is no recovery or future for Europe without culture. The European cultural ecosystem is convinced that Europe needs a new Cultural Deal, a transversal, overarching framework that should demonstrate the EU’s political commitment to place culture at the heart of the European project.


May 31, 2022, 7:11 am
November 16 - November 19

Sala Barts, Barcelona | Spain
Sala Barts, Barcelona | Spain

After two years, Culture Action Europe’s Annual Beyond the Obvious (BtO) gathering is back! Merged with CULTUROPOLIS: International Days on Cultural Rights, the 2022 edition of the Beyond the Obvious conference will take place in Barcelona, 16-19 November.