Contributed by: Fatima Avila
Originally posted at ASEF Culture360
The first phase of Eurasian Creaspace Networking (ECN), an international project by the Culture Development Institute of Yunnan University (China) and Econcult of the University of Valencia (Spain), provided an immersion in Kunming, China, for 6 cultural and creative industries experts from the UK, Italy, France, and Spain. During the 3-day exchange from 21-23 September 2016, the participants and their local counterparts discussed European and Asian perspectives and practices in running creative spaces. This initiative was supported by ASEF Creative Networks.
The second phase of Eurasian Creaspace Networking (ECN) will be held in Valencia, Spain on 23-26 October 2016 where Asian cultural professionals from the Philippines, India, Indonesia and Japan will visit and participate in the programme.