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.

Tandem Partner Forum, Photo by Constanze Flame

Tandem Al-Emarat: Creating local connections in the UAE

Tandem Al-Emarat is launching with a call for 16 cultural managers from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Photo by Ju Ostroushko

Interbeing

Tandem Ukraine participants 2Theatre are happy to announce that thanks to the support received originally from Tandem, and the recent...
Photo by Guido Bousa

Tandem is looking for an Operations Manager in Berlin office

The Tandem office in Berlin at MitOst is looking for an operations manager. He/she is the backbone of the Tandem...
Group-photo

Return visit to Madrid

Tandem Europe participant Louise Richards (Literature Wales) was back in Madrid to visit her Tandem partner Alvaro Crespo Quevedo (Solidarios...
BraLou contemplating about the future. Photo by Constanze Flamme.

What about the future? Project Reflections.

Branka Bajić brings us a story from her Tandem Europe journey with Malou Lintmeijer. Their partnership has even seen a...
The Courtyard of Super-Daydreams exhibition. Photo via Les pas perdus

Reflecting on Collaborative and Participatory Art Projects

Tandem Fryslân participant Catherine Charlety has been working on Moddertij/Marée de boue with Willy Bergsma. Catherine recently joined the Practice...
Tandem Fryslân Partner Forum in Terschelling, November 2017. Photo by Guido Bosua

Reflection, Confidence and Scaling Up: An Interview with Sjoerd Bootsma

Leeuwarden-based Sjoerd Bootsma participated in Tandem C&P in 2013, working on Criss-Crossing communities with Sandra Hall in Birmingham. Both their...
Photo by Constanze Flamme

Anton Sienknecht

Meet Anton, programme assistant at MitOst in Berlin
Friendship trails ceremony of South Korea's Jeju Olle and Turkey's Lycian Way. Photo by CRS Archive

An Historical Break on the Lycian Way

Tandem Turkey alumnus Hü from the CRS - Culture Routes Society and Kate Clow (chair person of CRS) offer us...
Tandem Ukraine Alumni Meeting in June 2018

Tandem Ukraine Alumni Look Forward to the Future

Tandem Ukraine alumni from different Ukrainian cities met in Khata-Maysternia, in the Carpathian mountains, between 8 and 20 June, to...
The Mind the Gap group

Video: Mind the Gap Stories

On 20 June 2018, World Refugee Day, the National Museums of World Culture in Sweden has launched the stories filmed...
Hürriyet newspaper

Sister’s Lab: Empowering Girls through Art, Science & Technology

Tandem Turkey participants Gülcan Kılıç and Simon Gmajner have worked together on Sister's Lab, a project of international exchange of...
Tandem Shaml alumni Mudar Elhaggi in Brussels

Tandem Alumni Mohab Saber on Expanding Collaborations

Tandem Shaml alumni Mohab Saber recently went to Brussels with the support of a Tandem Mobility Grant. He shares insights...

Open Call for Artists: Ai Stratis Festival Greece

Tandem Europe participants Catharina Sligting (Portugal) and Stella Spanou (Greece) invite you to spend time on a remote Greek island,...
Camp Europe. Photo by Entropia

Camp Europe: Migration Stories in Movement and Sound

Marilli Mastrantoni, Director of Entropia Theater (Greece) brought us moving images and reflections from Camp Europe, a project she has...