News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
“The aim of Share Concept is to bring something and to learn some other thing”
Juan Aizpitarte and Ixone Ormaetxe have finished their creative residency programmes in Senegal as part of the Share Concept, a network that promotes artistic exchange projects in different African countries.
“The classes can be exhausting, but we’re learning a lot”
Since January 9th, a total of 13 students from Etxepare Basque Institute´s Basque Language and Culture programmes in Latin America have been part of an intensive language immersion course, three of them at the Barnetegi in Zornotza.
Sectoral committees meet to review the year
As every year, sectoral committees have been convened to take stock of last year´s cultural activities and draw up a programme for this year.
Etxepare Basque Institute takes part in E.M.A.’s mentoring session for international cultural creatives
The Etxepare Basque Institute took part in the international session of E.M.A, Excelent Mentoring for Artists, aimed at creative and cultural entrepreneurs.
Kinku Zinkunegi: “Basque teachers at the Euskal Etxeak show enormous motivation and involvement”
From January 14th to 21st twenty people are sharing quarters at the Basque Centre of Tandil, Argentina. Their nine-day stay is aimed at becoming more proficient in the Basque language. They began studying Euskara three years ago, and will soon become Basque teachers at an Euskal Etxea or Basque Centre.
Interview with Irene Larraza I/II: 2022 achievements, Saison Québec - Pays Basque and professional meetings
The Etxepare Basque Institute’s activities in 2022 returned to normal with a diverse and fruitful year. This is how Director Irene Larraza assesses 2022.
Interview with Irene Larraza II/II: collaboration with other cultural institutes, attracting the international and challenges of the diaspora
Irene Larraza, director of Etxepare Euskal Institutua, reviews the past years work. This is the second half of the interview.
Exams to certify the level of Basque in Madrid, Barcelona and Buenos Aires
Part of the Etxepare Basque Institute’s efforts to promote the Basque language include organising exams to certify the level of language competence and command.
“I´ve had the chance to learn about new aspects of Basque identity at the University of Nevada”
Izaskun Larrieta, profesor and researcher at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), completed a research fellow residency in the United States at the University of Nevada, Reno.