Planned Timeline of the programme "Culture" (2019 - 2021).
The Ministry of Culture as the Programme Partner in cooperation with the Ministry of Finance - Programme Operator announces on 28.6.2019 four open calls for bilateral meetings to be funded from the EEA Grants 2014-2021 under the Programme CZ - Culture.
The match-making seminar in the area of cultural heritage under the Programme Culture was held in Prague on 27 May 2019. The seminar was organized by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic in cooperation with the Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage.
A ceremonial opening of the Programme Culture was held in the undergrounds of the former House of Art Industry – DUP39), currently the premises of the Theatre X10 in Prague on 28 May 2019.
Thanks to the cooperation with the donor state programme partner the Arts Council Norway, an information seminar was organized for cultural operators from Norway interested in cooperation with the Czech Republic. The seminar was held in Oslo, Norway on 14 February 2019.
The study trip focusing on selected technical and industrial cultural monuments in Norway was organized by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic and The Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage the donor programme partner on 28-30 November 2018
In order to raise awareness about the Czech Culture Programme among Norwegian cultural and artistic operators, the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic in cooperation with the Arts Council Norway, Arts and Theatre Institute and the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic is going to organize an information seminar in Oslo, Norway. The seminar is open to all potential project partners from Norway in the area of contemporary art.
The Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic in cooperation with the Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage announced on 18 October 2018 the call for participants of the study trip in Norway. Due to the limited capacity, all participants were confirmed. New applications will not be subjected to evaluation due to limited capacity and budget of the study trip.
With regards to future open calls in the area of the cultural heritage, the participation at the international conference: FOCAL POINT: UPCYCLING CULTURAL HERITAGE.
The long term objectives of the EEA and Norway Grants are to reduce economic and social disparities in the European Economic Area and to strengthen bilateral relations between the donor (Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) and beneficiary states.