Stories

Who are the Tandem participants? What are they passionate about? What are the specificities of each local community and context? With our stories, we aim to capture the many voices from our Tandem community. Are you part of the Tandem network and have a story to share? We'd love to add your voice.

Collage of a street in Ii and a ceramics by Rut Bryk. Photo by Ruth Timmermans

Gender Equality in Music: a Journey to Finland brings Hope

Tandem Turkey participant Ruth Timmermans is a historian and researcher on gender, trade-unions and (pre-)colonialism, with a passion for music,...
Tandem Shaml 2014-15 participants at the Partner Forum in Tunis

Mirror Images: Cultural Collaboration and Civil Society

Tandem has enabled 160 cross-border collaborations during the past five years. We took this opportunity to commission writer and researcher...
Photo by Gianluca Bonazzi

Home is the Place of your Soul

"What Is Home?" is a Tandem Europe collaboration by Cristina Cazzola and Sophia Handaka. From 27 to 29 October 2016,...
Photo by Meneloas Myrillas

European Journalism - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly?

Elina Makri and Tabea Grzeszyk have joined their efforts to work as a Tandem on Collaboration instead of Competition: hostwriter...
Athens. Photo by Constanze Flamme

A Journey back to Athens

Elias N. Toumeh works with Other Story, an initiative focusing on "personal stories in a changing world, told by the...
Tandem Europe Kick-off Meeting, Leipzig 2016 Photo by Constanze Flamme

Tandem Europe Final Meeting: Events in Elefsina

Tandem Europe Kick-off Meeting, Leipzig 2016 Photo by Constanze Flamme

Tandem Europe Final Meeting in Athens

Tandem Europe is for cultural managers who work on creative solutions that make social innovation possible throughout the EU. Between...
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"Go Big or Go Home"

The Tandem partner canvas and project-as-interface-workshop helped Aggeliki and Catherine with designing their collaboration project Eleusis Box. In this video...
West Belfast. Photo by David Boyd

Fascinated by Shankill: learning from my visit to Belfast

Tandem Ukraine 2014-15 participant Irina Leifer has recently visited Shankill in Belfast. Irina works together with Maria Lanko (Ukraine), on...