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.

Junaid and Lola "Tandemians 4evah" Photo by Vladislav Andrejević

SOKAK: a project on diversity and curiosity

Throughout their Tandem Shaml collaboration, Junaid Sarieddeen (Zoukak Theatre Company & Cultural Association, Beirut) and Lola Joksimović (Center for Cultural...
The Momentum Wheel. Photo by Constanze Flamme.

A Community Producer in an International Context

Fanni Nánay from Artopolis Association in Budapest, and Vicky Holliday from Creative Scene in Dewsbury, have focused their Tandem Europe...
Aysu Arican

Aysu Arıcan

Meet Aysu, Project Assistant for Tandem Turkey.
Between-Places

Between Places: Reflections on Identity

Susanne Ewerlöf and Naz Cuguoğlu have focused their Tandem collaboration on IdentityLab, an art and culture exchange project between Turkey...
Rich Mama Poor Mama presented at the Tandem Europe Final Meeting. Photo by Constanze Flamme

RICH MAMA POOR MAMA: an Alternative Look at Funding the Arts and Culture

Funding is a pressing topic for many cultural organisations. The current political and economic conditions offer little support for cultural...
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...