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Tandem Shaml 2014-2015

Tandem: Cultural Managers Exchange programme EU - Arab Region 

In spring of 2014, the second round of Tandem Shaml programme for cultural exchange between Europe and the Arab-Mediterranean region started in partnership with Al Mawred Al Thaqafy – Culture Resource (Cairo), European Cultural Foundation (Amsterdam), MitOst (Berlin) and Anadolu Kültür (Istanbul). Tandem Shaml II offers eight cultural organisations based in Germany and other European countries (incl. Turkey) a unique opportunity to establish long-term cooperation links with partner organisations from the Arab countries across the Mediterranean.

The programme is supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stichting DOEN and Mimeta.


Organisations participated in the Partner Forum in Tunis (March 26-30, 2014):

 From the Arab Region

• Mahatat for Contemporary Art, Egypt
• Artellewa, Egypt
• Janakless for visual art, Egypt
• Nabta Center for Art and Culture, Egypt
• Hassala Films, Egypt
• Ettijahat. Independent culture, Syria
• Tunisian Association of Action for Cinema (ATAC), Tunisia
• Massart Art Space (The Massart Society for Alternative Culture), Tunisia
• Eclosion d'artistes, Tunisia
• BAC Art Center (Bchira Art Center), Tunisia
• Cultural Media Center, Yemen

From Europe:
• MCE Productions, France (Marseille)
• GeoAIR, Georgia (Tbilisi)
• Moviemiento e.V., Germany (Berlin)
• Videonale e.V., Germany (Bonn)
• plays2place, Greece (Athens)
• Teatro dell'Argine, Italy (Bologna)
• Associazione Cherimus, Italy (Perdaxius)
• Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, Serbia (Belgrade)
• Färgfabriken, Sweden (Stockholm)
• altKitap, Turkey (Istanbul)
• British Film Institute, United Kingdom (London)

For more detailed information on the collaborations, you can visit Tandem website by clicking here: