News about the Basque language, culture and contemporary creation.
Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.
Spotlight on generational change and new areas of expansion in the cultural sector: UPV summer course 2023
The course will be held on 22 June in Bilbao and it is supported in part by the Etxepare Basque Institute.
The Basque language as an international model in multilingual education learning processes
Jasone Cenoz was this year’s Koldo Mitxelena Chair visiting professor and researcher in residence at the University of Chicago. There she conducted a three-month programme on multilingualism.
Last year´s grant-winners available at bookshops in 2023
Last year a total of 17 books were subsidised with a budget of more than 30,000 euros.
Basque. Playlist. #4 - Niña Coyote eta Chico Tornado
Their musical style can be described as rock, leaning towards the harder side with a touch of stoner influence.
Submission now open for the Etxepare - LABORAL Kutxa Translation Prize
The annual call for entries honouring the best translation of a book written in Basque is now underway.
Seven short films in Kimuak’s 2023 catalogue
After considering 60 films submitted to the 26th edition of Kimuak, the jury selected seven short films to be included in the Kimuak 2023 catalogue.
Cultural diplomacy: showcasing our identity
We explore with Irene Larraza the functions of the Etxepare Basque Institute in cultural diplomacy, recent initiatives, and the future challenges of Basque artistic endeavors.
Basque. Playlist. #3 - Oreka TX
Oreka TX investigates and expands the possibilities of the txalaparta, experimenting with the musicality and the percussion material.
Paul Urkijo: “I’d like other people to be interested in exploring this topic”
We spoke with cinema director about topics such as the origin of the film ´Irati´, Basque culture and the making of a fantasy film in Basque from an industrial perspective.