Courtesy of Centro de Arte Moderna Gulbenkian
Bauhaus of the Seas Sails / Open Call
Deadline May 14, 2024
Centro de Arte Moderna Gulbenkian
International

CAM is the cultural partner for the implementation of three “Bauhaus of the Seas Sails” innovative projects in Portugal. Calls are open until 14th May for three artistic residencies, to be developed in 2024.

The Bauhaus of the Seas was first presented in 2020 as a manifesto that answered to the challenge of the New European Bauhaus, a creative initiative that connects the European Green Deal to people’s living spaces and experiences, guided by the values of sustainability, inclusion and creativity.

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The Bauhaus of the Seas Sails project (2023-2025) was officially launched in Lisbon in 2023 under the coordination of the Interactive Technologies Institute of the University of Lisbon’s Instituto Superior Técnico. It’s formed by a consortium encompassing eighteen academic, cultural and territorial partners located in seven European cities (Malmö, Venice, Genova, Lisbon, Oeiras, Hamburg, Rotterdam). Its scope is interdisciplinary, intergenerational and interspecies and it aims to respond to social and environmental challenges, through a process of co-design.

With this goal in mind, there were proposals created for the implementation of demonstrator pilot projects in each region of this consortium. It’s intended that, in the future, these can be applied to other cities, countries and continents, adapting them to the scale of each territory. In Portugal, in a partnership between CAM – Centro de Arte Moderna Gulbenkian, Instituto Superior Técnico and the municipalities of Oeiras and Lisbon, the projects Ocean Literacy, Blue Makerspace, and Regenerative Menu are being developed with the aim of bringing a cross disciplinary understanding on how we can contribute to a more conscientious sustainable future. These will result in a public programme of activities, multidisciplinary residencies, and exhibitions across cultural spaces.

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