News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
«We have total freedom to teach however we want»
Excellence in Basque Studies course participant Araitz Claramunt reflects on the work carried out so far in teaching the Basque language and culture at the University of Helsinki since 2019.
Xabi Solano presents ‘Bi mundu’, a song inspired in cultural bonds
The song, a hymn to cultural diversity from the Basque language and Euskal Herria, is the fruit of the artist´s collaboration with the Elkano Foundation and the Etxepare Basque Institute.
Consonni, to take part in the international exhibition documenta 15
Thanks to the Etxepare Basque Institute’s ZABAL programme, consonni has published the catalogues for the exhibition organised in Kassel, Germany.
Etxepare Basque Institute creates three new Basque Studies chairs for 2022-2023
The three chairs reflect some of the lines of work of the Etxepare Basque Institute: building international cultural ties, promoting linguistic research, and supporting the diaspora.
Seven short films to be included in the Kimuak 2022 catalogue
This selection of Basque short films will be sent to the most important international film festivals and audiovisual initiatives worldwide.
Lucia Lacarra, Iratxe Ansa and Sandra Ferrus win at Max Awards
The Max Awards for the Performing Arts were created to acknowledge the work and quality of the most outstanding productions of the year in the performing arts.
15 Basque cultural stakeholders travel to Flanders to foster new professional relationships
Professionals from the areas of performing arts, film and audiovisual industry, literature, music, art and language meet in Brussels, Ghent and Leuven.
Report on situation of official languages to be made on a regular basis
The Etxepare, Ramon Llull and Cervantes institutes and the Consello da Cultura Galega (Galician Council on Culture) have reached a working agreement.
Joseba Sarrionandia’s book on Elkano´s voyage around the world is now available
The book is released in Basque by the Pamiela publishing house and will receive supported from the Etxepare Basque Institute for translation into Galician, Catalan and Spanish.