News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
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Basque Theatre: of Giants and Ants
In the ´BASQUE. Theatre´ book, Aizpea Goenaga and Pedro Barea have studied and recorded the different situations in which the sector finds itself in the Basque Country, Navarre and Iparralde.
Over 35 creators show their work through the ‘Basque windows’ programme
More than 35 Basque creators and 15 companies will participate in August and September in nine performing arts festivals held in Spain, France and Portugal.
Iratxe Ansa to take ‘Al desnudo’ to the Venice Biennale
San Sebastian choreographer and dancer Iratxe Ansa will be the only artist from Spain at the 15th Biennale di Venezia, held this year from 23 July and 1 August.
IV Meeting of Lecturers & Language Assistants at Tabakalera
On Wednesday 21 July, twenty-two Basque language and culture lecturers from 36 universities in 19 countries gathered in Tabakalera’s Room Z to take stock of the year and reflect on challenges for the future.
Basque president chaired the Board of Trustees meeting
Irene Larraza presented the 2020 annual report to the members of the Board of Trustees, stressing that last year was not an easy year, but that it helped them learn a great deal.
Liher and Ezpalak will perform at the Suns Europe festival
The performing arts festival that focuses on European minority languages will be held between July 17 and August 22.
‘Besteen Ahotsa/La Voix des Autres’, a conference on multilingualism and literature
This new initiative will take place online from 13 to 14 October. The deadline for submission of proposals is 15 August. Registration will begin in September and will be free of charge.
‘Bikaintasuna Euskal Ikasketetan XI’ examines the concepts of border and movement
The course ´Bikaintasuna Euskal Ikasketetan XI´ (Excellence in Basque Studies XI) will be held on July 19- 20 at Palacio Miramar in San Sebastián. The event will be both in person and online via zoom. You can choose how to participate in the course at the time of enrolment; the deadline for registration is the 18th of this month.
Two Basque galleries at the 40th edition of ARCO
CarrerasMugica and Cibrián will each have a stand at the 40th edition of the international contemporary art fair from 7 to 11 July at the IFEMA exhibition centre of Madrid.