Cultural centers

GLOBAL LEADERS, EXPERTS AND CULTURAL ICONS GATHER AT THE MILKEN INSTITUTE ASIAN SUMMIT TO CELEBRATE A TRANSFORMED WORLD

From September 28 to 30 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Singaporea cascade of stars from around the world aims to tackle critical issues affecting the Asia Pacific Region. SINGAPORE, September 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The 9th Annual Milken Institute Asia Summit kicks off tomorrow (Wednesday, September 28, 2022) at the Four Seasons Hotel in […]

Cultural centers

Left-wing parties failed to adapt to cultural needs, says Tamil writer Indira Parthasarathy

“Even Karl Marx’s revolutionary calendar failed. He visualized it happening in England, but it happened in an agrarian society in Russia’ “Even Karl Marx’s revolutionary calendar failed. He visualized it happening in England, but it happened in an agrarian society in Russia’ The end of the novel Yesuvin Tholargal (Comrades of Jesus) by famous Tamil […]

Cultural centers

Azerbaijani Minister of Culture inspects cultural institutions in Goychay [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova Azerbaijani Culture Minister Anar Karimov visited a number of cultural institutions in Goycay, reports Azernews, citing the ministry. The main objective of the visit is to improve the activities and the management system of the Ministry of Culture by increasing the efficiency of work in cultural institutions. Anar Karimov got acquainted with […]

Cultural centers

Lutheran Social Services to absorb Multicultural Center this week

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – Directors of Lutheran Social Services (LSS) and Sioux Falls Multicultural Center (MCC) have decided that LSS will absorb MCC this week. LSS will transition MCC and its programs and assets to and assume management of LSS beginning October 1. A full transition is expected by the end of […]

Cultural centers

City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Friends of Watts Towers Arts Center Celebrates 100 Years of NUESTRO PUEBLO

The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) celebrates 100 years of Nuestro Pueblo – Simon Rodia’s Watts Towers, the 40th anniversary of the Drum Festival’s annual Watts Towers Day and the 45th anniversary of the annual Simon Watts Towers Jazz Festival Rodia. This historic occasion is being commemorated by DCA’s Community Arts Division with numerous virtual […]

Cultural centers

Cultural Gems of Shusha: Achma-yumma Carpet on Display

By Laman Ismayilova The Ministry of Culture presented another Karabakh carpet as part of the cultural gems of the Shusha project, reports Azernews, citing the ministry’s website. This time, the ministry exhibited a beautiful Achma-yumma carpet which belongs to the Karabakh carpet weaving school. The Achma-yumma carpet was woven in the Papi and Sofulu villages […]

Cultural centers

Kaatsbaan Culture Park Autumn Festival Preview 2022

Kaatsbaan Culture Park’s 2022 Autumn Festival opens with its annual fundraising gala on September 16 in Tivoli and runs until October 1. This year, visitors can expect world-class dance and music performances, a sculpture exhibition and a festive film screening. Kaatsbaan (Dutch for “a playground”) was founded in 1990 by four dancers on the historic […]

Cultural centers

The Doral Cultural Arts Center postpones its opening

Written by Abraham Galvan on September 13, 2022 Advertising Still finalizing details, the City of Doral has pushed back the grand opening date of its Doral Cultural Arts Center to October. The arts center between Northwest 53rd Street and 53rd Terrace, adjacent to the City of Doral Government Center, was originally scheduled to open in […]

Cultural centers

The people’s perspective: socio-cultural evolution of the impact sector

By Smruti Kasulwar Social change has accelerated globally. Post-pandemic, the dominant socio-demographic trends globally range from urban to rural, from commerce to agriculture, from isolation to interdependence, less theoretical learning to more practical experience and more to even more use of technology. These trends have led to cultural gains such as collectivism, equality, innovation, and […]

Cultural centers

Carrollwood Cultural Center to ‘describe’ theater performances | New

TAMPA — The Carrollwood Cultural Center will offer audio description of all theatrical performances produced by the center beginning with the opening night of the musical “First Date” on September 16. A recently purchased assistive listening system will allow the center to increase accessibility for blind and visually impaired clients, according to a press release. […]

Cultural centers

Carmen Durazo Arts Cultural Center offering varied programs from September to 2023 | A&E

CALEXIC — The Carmen Durazo Cultural Art Center in Calexico is one of the few places in the Imperial Valley open to the regular exhibition of artwork by local and regional talent. The City of Calexico Recreation Department – ​​to which the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center (CDCAC) reports for city funding – recently released […]

Cultural centers

Mangalore Cultural Association Holds First Medical Health Camp

The Mangalore Cultural Association (MCA), Doha, held its first medical health camp in conjunction with Wellkins Medical Center, Qatar. Considering people’s busy lifestyles, stressful work environments, and a general tendency to ignore one’s health, MCA came up with the idea of ​​hosting the medical camp, which was open to everyone. The free health check included […]

Cultural centers

The Block accused of ‘cultural appropriation’ as candidates wear Mexican sombreros

The Block accused of cultural appropriation as contestants wear Mexican sombreros and fake mustaches: ‘Welcome to deaf Australian TV’ By Jimmy Briggs for Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:30 p.m. EDT, September 6, 2022 | Updated: 10:32 p.m. EDT, September 6, 2022 Home improvement series The Block has been at the center of several high-profile controversies […]

Cultural centers

Cultural, artistic and educational workshops to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the creation of Helwan’s Rokn Farouk

Rokn Farouk – Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities CAIRO – September 5, 2022: The Rokn Farouk Museum in Helwan will hold a series of events to celebrate its 80th anniversary, which falls on September 5 every year. The head of the museum sector at the Supreme Council of Antiquities, Momen Othman, […]

Cultural centers

The Qatar Indian Authors Forum to foster cultural exchange and discussion

The Qatar Indian Authors Forum (QIAF) was officially launched at a ceremony held at the Integrated Indian Community Center in Doha on Friday. During the event, QIAF Chairman, Dr. KC Sabu pointed out that the official launch of the forum will have a positive impact on improving the creativity of Indian authors in Qatar and […]

Cultural centers

Professor Tapati Guha Thakurta opens up on UNESCO cultural heritage label for Durga Puja: Chief Minister withdrew my recognition It’s not fair : Tapati Guha Thakurta

He is the mastermind behind UNESCO recognition of Durga Puja in Kolkata. But Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee took it herself without giving her credit. Professor Tapathi Guthakurtar has not once named this great activity. Even the former director of the Center for Studies in the Social Sciences did not want to give credit. Yet even […]

Cultural centers

Economic complexity? We will need a cultural change for this

As final preparations are made for the Jobs and Skills Summit this week in Canberra, it is worth reflecting on what it will really take to transform Australia’s economy into one that embeds prosperity for future generations, in a world of increasingly affected by climate change, geopolitical shifts and uncertainty. We need to ask ourselves: […]

Cultural centers

Sterling Cultural Council Announces Grant Opportunity

STERLING – Calling all poets, artists, theater types, musicians, history buffs, scientific inventors. Sterling Cultural Council announces funds to support arts, humanities and cultural programs The Massachusetts Cultural Council will open its grant application process on September 1, 2022. The application deadline is October 15, 2022. Funds provided through the MA Cultural Council pay for […]

Cultural centers

Australian Prime Minister promises cultural change for working women

Canberra, Aug 29 (IANS): In his address marking 100 days since taking office, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese on Monday promised “cultural change” to improve conditions for women in the workplace. Albanese signaled a shift to a “reform and renewal” program, reports the Xinhua news agency. “Government has a responsibility to plan for […]

Cultural centers

Works by two dozen artists fill the cultural center for September

The Dartmouth Cultural Center held its monthly opening reception on Friday, August 26 for a show that featured a variety of artistic styles ranging from splattered abstract paintings to impressionist pastels and realistic still lifes. This month’s exhibition is an invitation that includes two dozen local artists showcasing their best work. While many artists were […]

Cultural centers

Morris County Officials Donate Body Armor and Gas Masks to Ukrainian American Cultural Center | Hanover Eagle News

HANNOVER TWP. – Officials from the Morris County Sheriff’s Office, District Attorney’s Office and County Board of Commissioners delivered 100 ballistic vests and 2,000 Millennium gas masks to the Ukrainian American Cultural Center in New Jersey, where soldiers on the front lines of Ukraine thanked Morris County in a pre-recorded video on Wednesday August 24. […]

Cultural centers

12 must-see cultural sites in Hauts-de-France

Gillian Thornton offers you a short guide to 12 cultural experiences not to be missed in Hauts-de-France. Note: This article is part of a larger article entitled “Departments of culture: Hauts-de-France”. Created in 2014, the Hauts-de-France region is the third most populated region in France, encompassing the departments Aisne, Nord, Oise, Pas-de-Calais and Somme. World […]

Cultural centers

The World Cup promotes cultural exchanges and strengthens social ties…

(MENAFN- Gulf Times) The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 is an opportunity for cultural exchange for communities as the tournament will strengthen social bonds, said Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Ambassador Mohammed Saadon al-Kuwari. Speaking to Gulf Times on the sidelines of the SC fan leader’s activation program at the Ahmed bin Ali […]

Cultural centers

Color fills the streets of Belfast as the city marks the biggest festival of cultural diversity

An array of colors and floats filled the streets of Belfast during Northern Ireland’s biggest festival of cultural diversity. The Mela Carnival Parade swept through town – bringing the music, dance, art, food and celebrations back to the streets. The Mela Carnival marks the start of the festival, which will take place next week. Hundreds […]

Cultural centers

Maple Ridge artist showcases surreal artwork at Chinese Cultural Center Museum

Until August 23, visitors to the Chinese Cultural Center of Greater Vancouver can see vibrant displays of surreal artwork created by Maple Ridge artist Vladimir Kolosov. This solo exhibition is Kolosov’s third exhibition at the cultural center, the most recent celebrating the recent release of his art album. “Finding exhibition space that meets the standards […]

Cultural centers

The National Museum declares the church of Malabon a cultural jewel

The 408-year-old San Bartolome Parish Church in Malabon City has been declared an Important Cultural Property (ICP) by the National Museum of the Philippines (NMP). Under the National Heritage Act 2009, PICs are valued for their outstanding cultural, artistic and historical significance to the country. During the unveiling of the declaration marker in the church […]

Cultural centers

The 408-year-old Malabon Church declared an “Important Cultural Property”

The parish church of San Bartolomé in Malabon City. (SBP-SOCCOM via CBCP News) The National Museum of the Philippines has declared the 408-year-old parish church of San Bartolome in the city of Malabon an “Important Cultural Property” (ICP). Official acknowledgment was made at the unveiling of the declaration marker in the church grounds on Thursday, […]

Cultural centers

Sudbury News: Indigenous hub offering land-based cultural learning

The new Victory Park Aboriginal Center on Frood Road in the Donovan area of ​​Greater Sudbury was officially named at a ceremony Thursday. “Indigenous EarlyON, which is now going to be called Wiingashk-gamig sweetgrass building, is also going to be providing a lot of services to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous people, so we’re offering a […]

Cultural centers

Salvadoran Day celebrates a community’s cultural identity and marches towards social justice

The flying bullets, economic chaos and violent repression that engulfed El Salvador in the late 1970s caused many social activists to flee their homeland for the United States. Those experiences still resonate for Salvadoran Americans in places like Los Angeles, which became a home for a generation in exile from the Central American nation that […]

Cultural centers

Bria Skonberg, Johnny Cash musical, children’s shows are all part of the Chilliwack Cultural Center’s fall lineup

The Chilliwack Arts and Cultural Center Society has announced its lineup of performances for Fall 2022. Due to COVID cancellations, a number of shows from last season at the Chilliwack Cultural Center have become part of this upcoming season, alongside the new additions. “With a lineup of 13 shows for the fall, the society will […]

Cultural centers

Denver County Cultural Council seeks applicants

The Denver County Cultural Council (DCCC) seeks applicants with active community involvement at the neighborhood level and work, volunteer, or advocacy experience in an arts, cultural, scientific, or historical organization. Applicants should have a city-wide perspective and be willing to commit at least 15-20 hours per month to cultural counseling during the annual grant review […]

Cultural centers

The Cultural Arts Center has a long history as a state arsenal

It is a small, quaint brick building with octagonal brick towers rising from the four corners of the structure, itself surrounded by a brick wall as high as a person peering over it. It looks like a fort in the middle of a city center. And that’s just it. Sitting along the Scioto River and […]

Cultural centers

Art of Living Foundation’s Cultural Day 2022 could boost Nigeria’s revenue – Utomi – The Sun Nigeria

By Chinwendu Obienyi The The founder of the Center for values ​​in Leadership, Professor Pat Utomi, said the Culture Festival, a series of global events organized by the Art of Living Foundation, can be used as an opportunity to increase the income of the country.. Utomi told reporters at a recent press conference organized by […]

Cultural centers

The Fredericton Cultural Market is closing permanently

The Fredericton Cultural Market has closed permanently after nearly a decade of bringing international food to the city. The market aimed to provide a space for newcomers to share their culture through food and start their own business. Ishaque Noory, who ran the King Street market, told CBC News in a brief interview on Friday […]

Cultural centers

Embassy social secretaries and cultural attaches celebrated at Meridian House

On an unusually hot evening on July 20, the Meridian International Center hosted a reception in honor of social secretaries and cultural attaches from embassies. The rather elegant assembly had the pleasure of hearing the remarks of the social secretary of the White House, Carlos Elizondo. Ambassador Stuart Holliday, CEO of Meridian, welcomed attendees to […]

Cultural centers

Upcoming Art Exhibits at Lincoln City Cultural Center | Community

EXHIBITION DATES: July 29 to September 12, Thursday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Opening: July 29, 5-7 p.m. Strength and Steel by Henry Hoovestal Henry Hoovestal is a local artist, welder and metalworker as well as a navigator on tankers and other vessels. This exhibition features his remarkable handcrafted stainless steel sculptures as […]

Cultural centers

Mural by artist Fil-Am on display in the Jacksonville Cultural Landmark

Downtown Jacksonville is now home to a very special piece of art dedicated to Filipinos and Filipino Americans. ‘The Roots That Drive Us’, a visually striking mural by Filipino American artist Grace Bio, depicts the vibrancy of Filipino culture and heritage. It is on display in a historic Jacksonville landmark that served as the city’s […]

Cultural centers

PLAYWATCH KIDS – NEW streaming content service for kids that focuses on quality cultural and ethnic minority characters sets launch date for 2023

Look at the children! Where every child is the hero! “We believe every child can be educated and entertained in a way that shows they are the hero of their story. Playwatch Kids offers an avenue of diverse hero profiles so every child can see themselves as the hero!” ATLANTA (PRWEB) July 21, 2022 […]

Cultural centers

Emmett Till’s House and Other Black Cultural Sites to Obtain Preservation Funds

An African-American cultural preservation organization announced Tuesday that Emmett’s childhood home will be one of 33 sites and organizations across the country to receive part of $3 million in grants. The grant money from the African-American Cultural Heritage Action Fund, an initiative of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, will go towards the preservation and […]

Cultural centers

CMHA and Aurora Cultural Center are partners in the Bell Box Mural Program

The new art initiative will transform nine ordinary Bell phone booths into works of art, responding to Call to Action #83 of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report. Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists will soon be hard at work collaborating on a new exhibit to be set up in Aurora – and to see it, you […]

Cultural centers

Glen Allen Cultural Arts Center Announces 2022-23 Season

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The Glen Allen Cultural Arts Center has announced its 2022-2023 season featuring theatre, music and dance performances. This year’s season features performances ranging from soaring acrobats and political comedy to dancing and live concerts. The 2022-2023 season is as follows: “DC’s Reflecting Fools” featuring former members of Capitol Steps Tickets $45 […]

Cultural centers

Russia deliberately destroys cultural heritage across the country

Russian invaders are deliberately destroying cultural heritage sites all over Ukraine – from the Lugansk region to the Lviv region. “All the cultural heritage of the whole country, tangible and intangible, is now under attack and must be protected for all humanity,” said Kateryna Chuyeva, Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Policy, during of […]

Cultural centers

The Beams/Broadwick Live Cultural Center

The Beams/Broadwick Live Cultural Center © Henri Woide + 26 To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985279/the-beams-cultural-center-broadwick-live Area Area of ​​this architecture project Area : 55000 ft² Year Year of realization of this architectural project Year: 2022 Photographs Main architect: Luke Huxham © Henri Woide Text description provided by the architects. […]

Cultural centers

Cinzia Angelini: Bridging cultural diversity through the magic of animation

Cinzia Angelini grew up in 1970s Milan, Italy, inspired by Japanese cartoons and the films of Hayao Miyazaki and Disney classics, which she studied frame by frame. A renowned director, animator and story manager at Cinesite Studios, Cinzia has worked for major animation studios in Europe and the US for over 25 years. His body […]

Cultural centers

KCC launches three face-to-face cultural courses

Korean traditional dance class The fun never stops here at the Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in the Philippines as the center introduces its new and fresh lineup for its July 20 cultural classes. KCC introduces its cooking class, traditional Korean dance class and taekwondo class which will all be held in its new building. The […]

Cultural centers

Qatar National Library to Launch Monthly ‘Cultural Fair’ for Writers and Authors

Minister of State and Chairman of QNL, HE Dr. Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kawari with officials and guests during a book signing event held at QNL. The Qatar National Library (QNL) has announced plans to inaugurate a distinguished monthly “Cultural Salon” later this year with the aim of carrying out cultural projects in Qatar. This […]

Cultural centers

Julie Smith, former staff member of Hamden, will lead the best video film and cultural center

HAMDEN – A former member of town hall staff has taken over the reins of the best video film and cultural centre. Julie Smith, the organization’s new executive director, served in various municipal positions under former mayor Curt Balzano Leng, most recently as Hamden’s community development officer. In this role, she oversaw operations at the […]

Cultural centers

Statesville Housing Authority Set to Dedicate Arts and Culture Center | Local News

With the grand opening of his arts and culture center slated for Thursday, Statesville Housing Authority’s Darbah Skaf hopes that when complete, it will bring the community together. “We want everyone to come and be a part of this, it’s for everyone,” Skaf said. The executive director of the authority said that while one of […]

Cultural centers

Response to the withdrawal of cultural investments from the Royal Cornwall Museum

The Royal Cornish Museum has expressed bewilderment over the withdrawal of its funding after a failed application to the Cornish Council’s Cultural and Creative Investment Scheme. The museum thanked the public for their “overwhelming” support and asked them to “show their support and fight for their museum by writing to the council” and supporting them […]

Cultural centers

Cultural festival a thrill for locals and tourists

GEORGE TOWN: The city’s 2022 heritage celebrations brought vibrant local cultures back to life. Physically organized for the first time in three years, it began with two nights of cultural performances which attracted large numbers of people. Locals and foreigners filled the Aceh Street basketball court on Saturday night. The event, held to commemorate George […]

Cultural centers

Opening of “Frankfurt Chinafest” to promote cultural exchanges

People attend the opening ceremony of the Frankfurt Chinafest in Frankfurt, Germany on July 1, 2022. [Photo/Xinhua] The second Frankfurt Chinese Art and Culture Festival opened in downtown Frankfurt on Friday, bringing many cultural programs and delicate Chinese cuisine to locals. The festival, or “Frankfurt Chinafest”, aims to promote mutual understanding between cultures and deepen […]

Cultural centers

A cultural link between China and the world

BEIJING, June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After five years of effort and construction, the Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) was finally opened on June 22 and should open the July 2ndrepresenting a new cultural landmark in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). Five years ago, the June 29, 2017Chinese President Xi Jinping was present […]

Cultural centers

Belfast’s rich cultural diversity celebrated at the city center’s Grand Culture Café event

Residents of Belfast’s different cultures have come together recently to celebrate the city’s rich and growing diversity. The Grand Culture Café event at 2 Royal Avenue was held on Friday 17th June as part of Belfast City Council’s PEACE IV work. Among those present were representatives of the Indian, Chinese, Italian, Spanish, Bulgarian, Polish, Arab, […]

Cultural centers

The 2022 International Yoga Day and China-India Cultural Exchange Event was held on June 21 in Kunming

A group of students and teachers from Yunnan Minzu University practice fitness yoga during the 2022 International Yoga Day and China-India cultural exchange event. | The 2022 International Yoga Day and China-India Cultural Exchange Event was held on June 21 in Kunming, southwest China’s Yunnan Province. Themed “Enhancing Mutual Learning Among Civilizations Through Yoga, Working […]

Cultural centers

The Daily Herald – Yarn Bending Exhibit at Philipsburg Cultural Center

Students from the MAC Browlia Maillard campus joined by instructor Lambert Holder (left) presenting their work. PHILIPSBURG–The St. Maarten National Commission for UNESCO is hosting a wire bending exhibit at the Philipsburg Cultural and Community Center today, Thursday, June 23. The National Commission of Saint-Martin for UNESCO is organizing today, Thursday, June 23, an exhibition […]

Cultural centers

Kent’s Standing Rock Cultural Arts will host a drumming workshop and performances featuring Kenyan band Kenge Kenge Orutu System on June 25-26

KENT, Ohio – Standing Rock Cultural Arts will host two community performances and an interactive workshop featuring the Kenge Kenge Orutu system based in Nairobi, Kenya on June 25-26. The music of Kenge Kenge Orutu System is inspired by the traditional roots of the Luo people of western Kenya. The group performs its own versions […]

Cultural centers

Proposed Chinese Muslim Cultural Center in KK

Dr. Taufiq (left) presents Arifin with a nod of appreciation for presiding over the welcome dinner. KOTA KINABALU (June 20): The Malaysian Chinese Muslim Association (MACMA) Sabah plans to build a cultural center to showcase the uniqueness of the community’s culture. MACMA National Chairman Prof. Datuk Dr. Taufiq Yap Yun Hin said the association met […]

Cultural centers

Fahim Al Qasimi discusses active cultural and economic relations with the Hungarian Minister of Culture and Innovation

Sharjah: Sheikh Fahim Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Department of Government Relations (DGR) in Sharjah, commended Hungary for strengthening its ties with the United Arab Emirates through its active economic cooperation and participation in organized cultural and tourist events in the country. During a meeting in Budapest with HE János Csák, Hungarian Minister […]

Cultural centers

The castle of the pirate queen will become a cultural center

Grace O’Malley Castle is to be converted into a visitor/cultural centre. Published: Fri 17 Jun 2022, 07:45 By Tom Gillespie THE 16th century Grace O’Malley Castle on the Isle of Clare is to be turned into a cultural center for visitors and the island. And a senior US Democratic official and new Taoiseach from the […]

Cultural centers

Filipino Canadians launch campaign for future PH Cultural Center

A colorful parade of various Filipino groups kicked off the 124th anniversary celebration of Philippine Independence Day in Vancouver. The celebration was made more special with the official launch of a bayanihan campaign to help build a Filipino cultural center in Vancouver. The project is led by the Mabuhay House Society, a non-profit organization made […]

Cultural centers

Hmong Cultural Center Continues To Strengthen Community After Pandemic – Chico Enterprise-Record

OROVILLE — More than two years into a global pandemic, the Hmong Cultural Center continues to work with the Hmong community in Northern California to restore connections and meet the needs of people who live with barriers such as lack translators, transportation and more. The non-profit organization works with Butte County to improve lives through […]

Cultural centers

Ministry of Culture, DGDA cultivate Saudi cultural heritage

JEDDAH: After several years of competing in various local autocross competitions, Afnan Almarglani recently became the first Saudi woman to hold a trainer’s license in autocross and safe driving. His journey into sports began when his motorsport-mad brother brought home a brand new PlayStation when they were growing up. Both have competed in video games […]

Cultural centers

Awareness of Aboriginal culture is key to the success of Kainai’s addiction treatment day program

The Kainai Wellness Center in southern Alberta has been providing a substance abuse day treatment program to members of the nation for nearly a year. Patients say the reason for its success comes down to connection. Hassan Naqvi created the program. In addition to the facts and figures presented to the participants, the structure of […]

Cultural centers

The CreArte Latino cultural center receives a grant from the Community Foundation

The CreArte Latino Cultural Center has been selected to receive a $6,900 Community Impact Grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to support CreArte Latino’s many classes and workshops for adults, children and families. The bilingual arts and education nonprofit serves as a creative hub for the burgeoning Hispanic/Latino communities in Sarasota and Manatee […]

Cultural centers

A FREE Filipino Cultural Festival is happening this weekend in Centennial Square

(Photo by Geenie Yourshaw/Pinterest) Mabuhay! After a two-year hiatus, the Celebration of Philippine Culture festival is back in person! Are you ready for a day full of dancing and singing, children’s activities, displays of traditional Filipino culture and, of course, tons of delicious Filipino food? Taking place next weekend on Saturday June 11 and 12 […]

Cultural centers

Hulsbosch on the culture of cultural heritage

Some brands seem to stand the test of time. They embody a sense of timelessness and the intrinsic knowledge of their values ​​is passed down from generation to generation. They inspire rampant tribalism and unwavering loyalty – the mere mention of the brand name elicits a latent assemblage of unambiguous associations, values, experiences, emotions and […]

Cultural centers

Vault Cultural Collective seeks help to advance the arts – StrathmoreNow.com

The Vault Cultural Collective (VCC) spoke to Strathmore Town Council about their recent successes working with arts and culture organizations to create a space for artists to thrive in Strathmore. Carolyn Steeves, the president of the VCC, spoke about some of the ways the vault has been challenged and improved since its founding 22 months […]

Cultural centers

Russia has destroyed more than 370 cultural heritage sites after 100 days of war

Russia destroyed 370 cultural heritage sites after 100 days of total invasion of Ukraine. Ukrainian Minister of Culture and Information Policy Oleksandr Tkachenko said this during a briefing at Media Center Ukraine – Ukrinform. “We keep records of cultural monuments that were damaged or destroyed during the war. We verify this data on the ministry’s […]

Cultural centers

Letter to the Editor: Cultural opportunities abound along the Outer Banks – The Coastland Times

Dear Editor: Last month on the Outer Banks was filled with wonderful artwork, new history, and looks like a lot of rain. . . hasn’t there been four consecutive days of intermittent lateral rain? It’s time to refocus on something other than the empty place where the mask was hanging from the car window. This […]

Cultural centers

Kadazan cultural venue receives RM3.5m for upgrades

PENAMPANG: Sabah has approved an allocation of RM3.5 million to upgrade facilities at Hongkod Koisaan KDCA, the venue for the annual state-level Kaamatan celebration which falls every May 30-31. Chief Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor said this includes expanding the hall as well as building a waiting room and permanent stall structures nearby. “We prioritize […]

Cultural centers

The head of the Hart Cluett Museum resigns from the cultural institution of Troy

TROY — The Hart Cluett Museum is looking for a new executive director after Starlyn D’Angelo stepped down after leading the cultural institution for 14 months, the museum’s board has announced. “We thank Star for stepping in during a difficult time for the museum during the pandemic, and for his many contributions to leading the […]

Cultural centers

Duterte signs law establishing cultural center and museum in Cagayan de Oro

The planned Cagayan de Oro Cultural Center and Museum will serve as an “institutional support for the collection, preservation and enhancement” of local heritage and history CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a new law to establish a new repository for the cultural, artistic, historical and religious heritage of Cagayan […]

Cultural centers

Grand Canyon Celebrates Intertribal Cultural Heritage Site at Desert View | Navajo-Hopi Observer

Joe Giddens, Navajo-Hopi Observer Originally published: May 24, 2022 10:11 a.m. GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — After more than five years of hard work, Grand Canyon National Park celebrated the near completion of the initial phase of transforming Desert View into an intertribal cultural heritage site on May 17. The park celebrated the opening with a […]

Cultural centers

Boosting Hong Kong’s Creative Industries with Cultural Big Data EJINSIGHT

The government has planned to allocate nearly HK$300 million for the development of Art Tech. How can the funding effectively improve the level of local culture and arts and further consolidate Hong Kong’s development as an “east-west center for international cultural exchange” in the mainland’s 14th Five-Year Plan? In recent years, there has been a […]

Cultural centers

Chilling footage of a Russian strike at a cultural center (video)

Posted Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 10:16 a.m. President Volodymyr Jelensky announced on Friday that at least seven people, including a child, were injured in a powerful Russian missile strike on a newly built cultural center in the eastern country of Losova. “A Russian missile hit the now rebuilt cultural house, killing seven people, including […]

Cultural centers

Kimmel Cultural Campus Announces 2022-23 Jazz Series

The Kimmel Cultural Campus announces its 2022-23 Jazz Series, featuring critically acclaimed musicians and culturally innovative masters of their craft. Offerings include Grammy®-winning artists, as well as various arrangements steeped in tradition. The varied programming throughout the season showcases the evolution of jazz from the legendary history of the genre in Philadelphia to the groundbreaking […]

Cultural centers

Sudan: Role of Cultural Heritage in Achieving Peace and Stability

Khartoum — Heritage is the mirror of nations that reflects the identity and authenticity of each culture. As Sudan is a multicultural and multilingual country, it has a distinct cultural heritage that can play an important role in addressing the country’s challenges and building its capacity for reconciliation, peace and stability. Sudanow met with Dr. […]

Cultural centers

Native British Columbia: Best Cultural Experiences

Bbetween the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains, British Columbia (BC) is Canada’s westernmost province. It is also the second most visited city by international tourists, attracted by the beauty of the landscapes of its vast wild expanses as well as by Canadian Wildlife big ones like grizzlies and killer whales, ancient rainforests, majestic mountain […]

Cultural centers

Anger and sadness after the bombing of the cultural center in the Ukrainian city of Derhachi

The night had been unusually calm in Derhachi, a rugged, hilly and ravine-ridden small town on the outskirts of Kharkiv in northeastern Ukraine. The din of war had died down somewhat since Ukrainian troops had driven the Russians back to the border. Konstantin, 77, says he was walking around his second-floor apartment in the early […]

Cultural centers

OECD, SJC Indigenous Descendant Partner for Cultural Educational Tours

SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISMThe article you are about to read comes from our journalists doing their important job – investigating, researching and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspiring stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires a lot of resources. Today, our economic model […]

Cultural centers

Mayor Mitchell announces capital improvement support program for private cultural facilities

Mayor Jon Mitchell today announced a funding opportunity for facilities in the city’s arts and culture sector that need capital investment and support to revitalize their buildings, equipment and outdoor spaces. Arts and culture is a vital segment of New Bedford’s economy and community that has enormous impacts on quality of life and job creation, […]

Cultural centers

Tulsa is in the midst of a massive cultural renaissance | Architectural Summary

Just a year ago, in the spring of 2021, a wide swath of national media turned its attention to Tulsa, Oklahoma, as the city commemorated the centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. This acknowledgment of the tragic past of the city was slow to come and was only the beginning of an ongoing journey […]

Cultural centers

Oneida Indian Nation, Colgate University and Madison County School Partner for Cultural Education Project

BROOKFIELD — In a cooperative effort to bring Haudenosaunee culture to life for younger generations, the Oneida Indian Nation has partnered with Colgate University’s Longyear Museum of Anthropology and the Picker Art Gallery to produce large reading stations outdoors, known as the Story Walk. These reading stations will use one of the Oneida Indian Nation’s […]

Cultural centers

How a Seattle Company is Fighting Red State Cultural Repression

When Dan Shapiro first decided to take his Seattle business from all-local to remote, it didn’t occur to him that he would then become a gatekeeper between conflicting worlds. But increasingly, as his tech company Pioneer Square has taken on employees who live across the country, including in red states like Texas and Oklahoma, the […]

Cultural centers

Nome-Beltz students travel to Hawaii for cultural exchange

Sixteen Nome-Beltz students — 14 seniors and two juniors — traveled to Hawaii last month to learn how their counterparts on Oahu live and carry on their native culture. The exchange is part of a three-year program called TASK, Teacher Ambassadors Sharing Knowledge, which has already seen Nome teachers and educators from Wai’anae on Oahu […]

Cultural centers

PW NAACP’s Inaugural Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological, and Scientific (ACT-SO) Competition

Provided by PW NAACP Three students from Prince William County received gold medals to qualify to compete at the national level in Atlantic City, New Jersey, July 14-17, 2022, as part of the Games’ premier competition and awards program Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympic Games (ACT-SO). sponsored by Prince William CountyNAACP at Northern Virginia […]

Cultural centers

70MM Film Festival at the Palm Springs Cultural Center this weekend

The 70MM Film Festival is taking place at the Palm Springs Cultural Center this weekend This weekend, the Palm Springs Cultural Center is honored to host The Secret Movie Club’s Palm Springs 70mm Getaway Film Festival. The Secret Movie Club, a community of Los Angeles-based film lovers, will screen three classic 70mm films in the […]

Cultural centers

Yosemite History Center Cultural History Walk – myMotherLode.com

Yosemite Theater behind the Valley Visitors Center9035 Village Drive – Yosemite National ParkEvents 37.7475189 -119.58555000000001 Date hourDate(s) – 05/08/20229:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. LocationYosemite Theater behind the Valley Visitors Center Categories Wow, Wawona! A colorful cultural walk on Sundays until May 8Dates: April 23, 2022 […]

Cultural centers

The 10th Mercer County Cultural Festival in New Jersey is scheduled for June

On my way to work today, I saw a cute festive yellow sign about it on Pennington Road, and I just had to see what it was for. It’s for the 10th Annual Cultural Festival and Food Truck Rally in Mercer County! the FREEa one-day event will take place June 11from 11am-7pm at Mercer County […]

Cultural centers

MASA-V Project” – The Paisano

Local Exhibit Explores Chicanx and Latinx Futurism to Portray Greater Messages of Life and Identity “Mars Needs More Women: Project: MASA-V” is the fifth installation in a multi-year collaborative exhibition as part of a larger series. Project: MASA, which brings together artists from Chicanx using science fiction and spatial iconography, drawing on the past, present […]

Cultural centers

Cultural immersion programs for children offered at the Global Village

Schoolchildren will enjoy the center and will travel the world without ever leaving the city. INDIANAPOLIS — Since it opened last March, thousands of people have passed through the doors of the Global Village Welcome Center, located west of Indianapolis. Now, thanks to a federal grant, schoolchildren will be the next group to take advantage […]

Cultural centers

The “Russian world” damages seven Orthodox churches and an Islamic cultural center in the Luhansk region

Russian troops damaged at least seven Orthodox churches in the Luhansk region. The relevant statement was made by the Luhansk regional military administration on Telegram, reports a correspondent of Ukrinform. “The ‘Russian world’ destroys everything in its path. It does not need people, houses, businesses, cultural monuments. The Russians erase everything they encounter in the […]

Cultural centers

Researchers explore cultural connections in Persian Gulf webinar

TEHRAN – A host of scholars and researchers are set to exchange views on the cultural heritage of the Persian Gulf region during a webinar to be held alongside the National Persian Gulf Day. The experts will present studies they have conducted on the historical heritage and cultural convergence of residents across the strategic waterway, […]

Cultural centers

“We take a moderate approach to serve cultural safety”

Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs HE Ghanem bin Shaheen bin Ghanem Al Ghanem affirmed that the ministry has adopted a moderate approach from a perspective that serves overall cultural security and maintains spiritual stability, as these efforts have effectively resulted in the protection young people in Qatar. society of ideas of extremism. This was […]

Cultural centers

Young Inuit drummers foster cultural ties in Labrador West

The Inuit Girls Drumming Group began to carry on the traditional practice of Inuit drumming. Members include, from left, MaKenna Penney, Katie Simmonds, Keanna Reid, Brooklyn Flynn and Sydney Hedderson. (Heidi Atter/CBC) Every Thursday in Labrador West, a group of girls get together to drum and forge a connection to their Inuit culture that they […]

Cultural centers

Public hearing on proposed cultural and retreat center draws crowds | News

LUCI WELDON/The Warren File Norlina City Hall is packed as the city’s board of adjustments holds a public hearing Thursday night regarding Kenya Christian Fellowship in America’s plans to build a retreat and cultural center in the city’s offshore jurisdiction. “God led us to the town of Norlina.” So Kenya Christian Fellowship in America President […]

Cultural centers

Azerbaijan Cultural Center joins Tashkent Book Week – AZERTAC

Tashkent, April 19, AZERTAC Azerbaijan Cultural Center (ACC) named after Heydar Aliyev in Uzbekistan participated in the Book Week held at the Library and Information Center “Turan” in Tashkent. The Azerbaijani corner featured the country’s national flag, the life and activity of national leader Heydar Aliyev, as well as books on the economic development of […]

Cultural centers

The musical ‘Cats’ is coming to the Scranton Cultural Center

It’s probably a safe bet to say that people who enjoy the Broadway musical “Cats” are also fans of real four-legged felines. And whether or not they have fur babies in the house, they just might have a thing for kittens in need. “I think there’s definitely a crossover there,” said Ali N. Basalyga of […]

Cultural centers

Chowan Singers, a boys’ choir to perform at the cultural arts center – The Suffolk News-Herald

The Chowan University Singers will perform a spring concert at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts next weekend. The Boys Choir of Hampton Roads will also perform. Tickets are $10 for the concert, which begins at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the SCCA’s Birdsong Theater. The Chowan Singers will perform several classic choral masterpieces ranging from […]

Cultural centers

Danae Morgan joins Town of Millbrook as first Director of Special Events for Cultural Arts – Elmore-Autauga News

OF THE TOWN OF MILLBROOK The Town of Millbrook is pleased to announce the hiring of Danae Morgan as the town’s first Director of Cultural Arts and Special Events. New position for the City, the Director of Cultural Arts and Special Events will be responsible for the development and delivery of a variety of public […]

Cultural centers

Support the cultural center? Do nothing… Oppose it? Completing the Voter Response Form – Vernon News

Photo: RDNO If you are eligible to vote in a regular election, you may vote through the North Okanagan Cultural Center’s alternative approval process. In response to inquiries from residents about who can vote, the North Okanagan Regional District said in an email, “Any resident living (residing) in the jurisdiction is eligible to vote. It […]

Cultural centers

India still suffers from cultural slavery today, says Anurag Thakur

Although India won its freedom in 1947, it suffers from Sanskritik partantrata (cultural slavery), Union Minister Anurag Thakur told Porbandar on Tuesday. He also said that Narendra Modi is the first Prime Minister who revived India’s religious, spiritual and pious traditions. Modi has taken one step after another for the cultural upliftment and development of […]

Cultural centers

A trade union umbrella organization demands €1,749 minimum wage for the cultural sector | News

TALO requests an increase by the Ministry of Culture of the minimum monthly salary of employees in the cultural sector paid and supported by the state budget as well as the salaries of employees of local authorities from the current €1,400 to €1,749 in 2023. Unions The confederation is also seeking additional funds to pay […]

Cultural centers

Commonwealth Games Cultural Festival accused of pushing people of color out | Commonwealth Games 2022

West Midlands organizations have accused the Commonwealth Games of failing to engage with the region’s multicultural communities. A number of groups have claimed that organizers of the sporting event, which takes place in Birmingham in July, ignored their requests for involvement, and said creative groups led by people of color were put on the line. […]

Cultural centers

Coping with Cultural Illiteracy: LGBTQ Books 2022

The recent spate of challenges to books with LGBTQ content has been met with equally vocal resistance from booksellers, librarians, parents and other advocates. Caught in the middle are the people who create the books. George M. Johnson Not all boys are blue, a collection of essays for young adults dealing with the themes of […]

Cultural centers

EDITORIAL: Virginia’s oldest cultural organization gets a makeover | Opinion

V irginia’s oldest cultural institution will operate the state’s freshest museum in May. The organization formerly known as the Virginia Historical Society was founded in 1831, under the chairmanship of Andrew Jackson. and John Floyd’s governorship of Montgomery County. “We are Virginia’s oldest cultural organization,” Jamie Bosket said. “President James Madison was our first member. […]

Cultural centers

All In for Art: Mount Vernon eyes the future as a cultural destination

“This town is really all in about art,” says Martin Booker, executive director of the Mount Vernon Arts Consortium, with a smile. “It’s super, super exciting.” I was invited to spend a rare sunny February morning in the historic Knox County seat, home to just under 17,000, to discuss the Consortium’s inaugural season of shows. […]

Cultural centers

Disney stars canceled for negative cultural or political views

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Disney has a history of firing or parting with stars because of their cultural or political views. From Gina Carano, who was fired from ‘The Mandalorian’, to Chris Harrison, who left ‘The Bachelor’, Disney seems to be swayed by public opinion when it comes to deciding who […]

Cultural centers

Juno Winner Leela Gilday Brings Powerful, Personal Music to the Aurora Cultural Center

Singer-songwriter Leela Gilday took advantage of the confinement in her Northwest Territories home to embark on a personal journey: reclaiming the Dene language of her ancestors Musician Leela Gilday did not spend confinement quietly at her home in the Northwest Territories. While some people have taken to social media to post photos of their lovingly […]

Cultural centers

Discover the cross-cultural musical collaboration of Raga Maqam | Berkshire landscapes

Raga Maqam, an ensemble from the Brooklyn collective Raga Massive, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 5 at Williams College as part of the Music Department’s Guest Artist Series. PHOTO PROVIDED BY ADRIEN TILLMAN WILLIAMSTOWN – As the world becomes smaller and more accessible, deeply rooted musical traditions can be shared more easily among […]

Cultural centers

Fuengirola Town Hall announces winning design for new theater and cultural center

The winning design for the new five-storey theater and cultural center in Fuengirola. / ON Architect Cristóbal Pérez’s proposal will use sustainable and energy-efficient materials and will include a 400-seat theatre, which can be divided into two auditoriums, as well as exhibition halls and classrooms Fuengirola City Hall has announced that the winner of the […]

Cultural centers

Sharjah’s unique cultural vision resonates across Europe and attracts global audiences at BCBF 2022

Sharjah: Sharjah has enriched Italy’s cultural landscape by opening a window to the diverse and historically rich traditions of culture, art and music from the Emirati and Arab worlds at the 59th Bologna Children’s Book Fair (BCBF ) recently concluded, where the emirate was celebrated as a guest of honor. For four days, the emirate […]

Cultural centers

Tobago calypsonian receives cultural send-off

News Corey Connelly 16 minutes ago Friends and family paid their last respects to the deceased Tobago calypsonian and songwriter Sherwin Cunningham’s funeral at Elizabeth Dennis Baird Recreation Grounds, Mason Hall, Tobago last Thursday. – The late Sherwin Cunningham, 55, received a major cultural send-off on Thursday, reflecting the songwriter and calypsonian’s deep love for […]

Cultural centers

Plymouth’s £47m The Box cultural center targets 200,000 visitors in a year

Plymouth’s £47million cultural center The Box is aiming to attract 200,000 visitors next year and establish itself as a major tourist attraction. The Box attracted 125,000 visitors in 2021 but has not had a full year of operation without Covid-related closures since its completion in early 2020. But the February semester week has been very […]

Cultural centers

Application to launch a multicultural hub – The Voice

A Polish community group in Spalding is seeking to establish a multicultural center in the town offering services including counseling to people fleeing war in Ukraine. The White Eagle Community Center was created last October by Justyna Lukaszuk and her friends Grzegorz Komorowski and Monika Szymanska and has already organized several events in different places […]

Cultural centers

LA is preparing to make the Hollywood Forever Cemetery a historic and cultural monument

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles City Council will consider Tuesday, March 21, a unanimous recommendation from the city’s Cultural Heritage Commission to designate Hollywood Forever Cemetery as a historic-cultural landmark. The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999, on the cemetery’s 100th anniversary. On June 25, Councilman Mitch O’Farrell […]

Cultural centers

In the fashion world, an act of cultural pride subverts logic in a polarized world – Art-and-culture News, Firstpost

For young Muslim women in India caught between state and society, there is little space to define themselves outside of the hijab. In 2016, Latina graduate student Ana Carolina Antunes did a collective art project called The Hijab Project at a public high school in Utah. Antunes has worked with Muslim girls from immigrant and […]

Cultural centers

The Smithsonian Cultural Heritage Initiative fights to preserve Ukraine’s history

Created last year in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution Cultural Rescue Initiative – a world leader in this field – the lab compiles images of Ukrainian cultural sites to help track attacks on them. The aim is to quickly alert Ukrainian officials to damage, in case action can be taken – perhaps to protect artifacts […]

Cultural centers

Grant Wood: Prairie Rebel at the Warren Cultural Center April 9 | Entertainment

Tom Milligan brings artist Grant Wood to life on Saturday, April 9 at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield Square, starting at 7:00 p.m. In this 45-minute one-man show, Grant Wood chats with the audience as if talking to an old friend across the backyard fence, or perhaps at his home at Five Turner Alley […]