What is the overall mission of this team during the Arts Take Part project?
Gain visibility of Amateo network, involve new partners/members in Amateo activities, to provide the paid and voluntary staff in participatory arts associations in EU states and programme countries with new trans-national skills, competences and know-how. Promote and provide trans-national courses and conferences. Sharing good practice and experiences from different European countries.
What has the team been doing recently?
Helping to write the Year 3 programme for Arts Take Part, preparing our conference in Novi Sad and preparing an e-guide for Amateo Awards and making first action towards successfully organized CONNECT event in Estonia.
What are you working on for the future?
Trying to set up our first webinar, thinking about themes for future seminars, workshops and conferences and focusing on the target groups.
What are the highlights so far?
CONNECT in Deventer, Netherlands, Amateo conference in Vrsar, Croatia, meeting in Ljubljana and the first Amateo awards in Kranj, Slovenia.
How can other Amateo members or non-members get involved with this work?
Contribute the materials for e-guides/tutorials, participate or present their work at Amateo events (seminars, conferences), give ideas for events in future, be a host of the events in future, share good will, experience and knowledge in organizing events and projects.
Arts Take Part is a four-year network project co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. Find out more about Arts Take Part on the project page.