THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit

“Valley of death”: How excellent research fails to make it to the market – and why the creative sector needs a more R&D-focussed approach.   Andrea Nicolai is CEO of T6 and a speaker at THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit.   How do you explain the gap between often excellent European research (the birth of the […]

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“Connecting the dots of my life”, Fabio Viola, Game Designer

THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit: Bringing a museum outside the museum: The case of “Father and Son” By Fabio Viola BU: Fabio Viola is one of the world’s leading game designers, founder of the cultural association TuoMuseo and a speaker at THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit. In one of those unpredictable turns of life, a boy who grew […]

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These 11 people and 1 machine could be the future of our culture

Meet the people (and machines) who will shape our culture and society. Holger Volland introduces 12 of the 115 THE ARTS+ speakers in this video. Enjoy

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Interview with Inka Drögemüller, Deputy Director SCHIRN KUNSTHALLE FRANKFURT

Ms Drögemüller, you are Deputy Director of the SCHIRN KUNSTHALLE FRANKFURT. If, like the SCHIRN, an exhibition space doesn’t have its own collection, what digital options are available for disseminating art? The SCHIRN offers its visitors, on site and online, comprehensive digital options to facilitate access to its artworks and exhibition themes – in the […]

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Frame x Thomas Brown: Volume of Light + books + café

Book lovers and creatives of all kinds will find it impossible to resist the Frame x Thomas Brown space at The Arts+. Combining photographer Thomas Brown’s interactive Volume of Light installation with a bookstand by Frame Publishers, Frankfurt Book Fair attendees are invited to stop by for a delicious coffee or tea, browse through the […]

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“I’m extremely interested in things with a ´+´” – Chris Dercon, Artistic Director of the Volksbühne Berlin

Chris Dercon, Artistic Director of the Volksbühne Berlin, will be one of the speakers at the opening ceremony  of THE ARTS+ on 11 October 2017. We are very honoured that he took the time, despite his busy schedule, to answer our questions about culture und digitalisation, the meaning of language in times of twitter, and […]

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Book Fairs (should) cross boundaries

Why Frankfurter Buchmesse set up a trade fair for the creative industries, THE ARTS+ – and why the European perspective is so important.   Nina Klein, Associate Partner of the Frankfurt Book Fair, and THE ARTS+ founder Holger Volland are the brains (and hands!) behind the European perspective of THE ARTS+.   By Nina Klein […]

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THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit

Why we think it’s time for a European innovation support network for the CCI Nina Klein, Associate Partner of the Frankfurt Book Fair, and THE ARTS+ founder Holger Volland are the brains (and hands!) behind the European perspective of THE ARTS+.   New technologies are changing the face of culture, and of the cultural & […]

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Städel online course on modern art 

First published on the Städel Blog The Städel Museum has created a new form of web-based learning: Our entertaining and diversified online course guides you through the history of art from 1750 to the present – at no cost. 16.11.2016 | Chantal Eschenfelder Head of education Städel Museum   Today, even bankers are expanding their consulting activities by […]

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Cross-Innovation

How being at the intersection of culture, business, technology and politics can be a real advantage for the Cultural and Creative Industries By Bernd Fesel   Bernd Fesel is a speaker at THE ARTS+ Innovation Summit. Bernd is Director of the European Creative Business Network, Rotterdam.   Innovation will be crucial for the EU to […]

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Join in – Workshops at THE ARTS+

Did you know that we have some amazing workshops at THE ARTS+, too? Oh yes. They require registration as the seats are limited but the registration is for free as long as you have a ticket for THE ARTS+. So here´s an overview of these workshops, the registration link is below every workshop date. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

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