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.

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Open Call: Tandem Cultural Capitals

We are looking for cultural professionals and their organisations from eight* former or future European Capitals of Culture to explore...
Aranka, Maria and the students involved in the Circular Storytelling student exchange

Thoughts and Lessons Learned after a Year with Tandem

Tandem Europe participants Maria Cojocariu (Lyon, France) and Aranka Dijkstra (Delft, The Netherlands) have worked on Circular Storytelling, a cross-border...
Final Meeting Odesa, Foto Olga Zarko

Tandem Ukraine: Application Closed

The application process for Tandem Ukraine is now closed. The extended deadline for submitting applications ended on Wednesday 17 April...
Tandem Europe Participants: Sanaz & Rasha, Photo by Mariya Angelo

Tandem Europe: Application closed

The application for Tandem Europe is closed. The extended deadline for submitting applications ended on Sunday 18 November 2018 (23:59...
Urban Gorillas and Non Riservato meet in Milano for a shared lunch

Community, arts and public space!

Tandem Europe participants Sergio Galasso (Milano, Italy) and Veronika Antoniou (Nicosia, Cyprius) have worked together on PS:MiNi, proposing a network...
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Creative Understanding in New Territories

Tandem Fryslân participants Catherine Bourne (Cork, Ireland) and Celine Wierda (Leeuwarden, the Netherlands) have worked together on playful but rigorous...
Krystel Khoury and Mario Corbi. Photo by Constanze Flamme

Commons as culture, Culture as commons

Krystel Khoury (Arab Theatre Training Centre in Amman, Jordan) and Mario Corbi (L'Asilo in Naples, Italy) have been working on...
The view of Gaziantep from the castle. Photo by Svitlana Oslavska

Two Weeks in Turkey and the Story From Mardin

Tandem Ukraine alumni Svitlana Oslavska recently went to South East Turkey with a Tandem alumni travel grant. She is currently writing...
Screenprint team Jelle, Eva. Photo by Jadranka Lackovic

Creative Embassies for Building Collectively

Tandem Fryslân participants Wytse Dijkstra (Leeuwarden) and Ivana Lucic (Rijeka) have spent their collaborative year working on Creative Embassies. Learn...
The Moddergat experience

The Moddergat Museum of Double Mudden Plates

Catherine Charlety from Les Pas Perdus in Marseille and Willy Bergsma from Stichting Met Kunst Meer Mens in Leeuwarden joined...
Petra Leonie Pichler. Photo by helle Tage Fotografie

EIN JAHR ALS REISENDE

Vor einem Jahr traf ich die Entscheidung mein kleines Zimmer in Auxburg aufzugeben. Hier ist eine kleiner Rückblick, was ich...
Photo by Tara Aldughaither

From Muscat to Zenica: the Value of Friendship when Building Projects

Tandem Shaml participant Tara Aldughaither (based in Muscat) went on her first placement to Bosnia and Herzegovina to visit her...
Tandem Fryslan Final Meeting Photo by Guido Bosua

Creating Mienskip across Wider Europe

The final meeting of Tandem Fryslân took place in November 2018 in Leeuwarden. We report back from this week full...
Duygu Kaban, Photo by Monica Tranchych

Duygu Kaban

Meet Duygu, Project assistant for Tandem Turkey & Tandem Ukraine
Nerina & Vasi

The End is a Real Beginning: a Letter for Tandem

Tandem Europe participant Vasilena Radeva has written us a poignant letter to share her experience of being part of the...