Asociaţia „Donner Lieu” din Saint-Nazaire (departamentul Loire-Atlantique, Franţa) caută parteneri (muzee, centre de artă, curatori sau organizatori de concerte/evenimente artistice) într-un proiect pentru Componenta 1 Memorie istorică europeană intitulat POCHE - Peace, Openess, Citizenship, History, Emancipation. Obiectivul proiectului este cunoaşterea istoriei celui de-al Doilea Război Mondial şi transmiterea unui mesaj pacifist şi cetăţenesc prin activităţi de memorie vie a WW2.
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Name of the organization: Association „Donner Lieu” (literaly „give rise/birth to”
Address: 59, route de l’Océan 44600 Saint-Nazaire, France
Telephone number / Fax: + 33 06 67 34 71 13
Name of the contact person: Jean-Louis Vincendeau
Brief description of the organization (activities and experience)
Production of several cultural, artistic and citizen events in Paris and other French cities.
Method: multidisciplinary (music, dance, painting, video, poetry...).
Objective: to support the developement of young artists thanks to the involvement of „confirmed” artists.
Description of project:
Strand of interest: Strand 1 : European memory
Project timetable and application deadline: June 2015 – March 2016
Brief presentation of the project and its objectives
Name of the project: „POCHE” („Pocket”): Peace, Openess, Citizenship, History, Emancipation.
Rationale of the project: context of great communitarian tensions as well as Euroscepticism in France.
Origins of the project: in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique), there is one villa called the „Villa Bambino”. During the occupation, it was occupied by the Nazis and used as a strategic surveillance point.
Objective: to know the history of the 2WW as one knows one’s pocket (French phrase meaning “to be very familiar with something”).
To convey a pacifist and citizen message through the work on the living memory of WW2.
The aim is to involve as many citizens as possible.
Potenţialii parteneri interesaţi sunt rugaţi să contacteze direct organizaţia franceză.
Image credit: http://www.nantes.port.fr