Useful Links




Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) promotes greater mutual understanding between Asia and Europe through intellectual, cultural and people-to-people exchanges.

The European Cultural Foundation (ECF) supports the arts accross Europe by supplying grants to individuals and organisations, as well as running cultural programmes and programmes for media and mobility.

Culture Action Europe
Formerly known as the European Forum for Arts and Heritage (EFAH), Culture Action Europe aims to strengthen the role of arts and culture in Europe by influencing EU institutions, acting as a platform for culture and actively representing member interests.

The Network of European Foundations (NEF) is an operational platform committed to developing projects and cooperations between foundations in Europe.

 National Networks

The Council for Higher Education in Art & Design is the association of educational institutions with degree or postgraduate provision in art and design.

Association for artistic research and music in Italy.

The National Association for Fine Art Education is the Subject Association for Fine Art education in the UK, and advocates the interests, promotion and cultural relevance of Fine Art education at Foundation, BA, MA and PhD levels.

Andéa | Association nationale des directeurs d'écoles supérieures d'art brings together the directors of the French Art Schools.

CEA, Confederacion de Escuelas de Artes Plasticas y Diseño brings together more than 90% of Spanish art schools in Fine Art and Design.

Platform for Artistic Research Sweden(PARSE)
PARSE is an international art and research publishing and conferencing initiative based at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.



European Alliance for Culture and the Arts
ELIA is part of 31 European cultural networks urging policy makers to re-think the European approach and include culture and the arts in the long-term strategic goals of the European project.

Culture Agora
An online platform and resource for residencies, calls, events and project.
Information source maintained by European Cultural Foundation (ECF), providing a wealth of news and information on organizations, funding, case studies and resources for research in arts and culture in Europe.

On the Move (OTM) is a cultural mobility information network with more than 35 members in over 20 countries across Europe and beyond. Our mission is to encourage and facilitate cross-border mobility and cooperation, contributing to building up a vibrant and shared European cultural space that is strongly connected worldwide.

Society for Artistic Research (SAR)

The Society for Artistic Research (SAR) is a non-profit organization that nurtures, connects and disseminates artistic research as specific practices of creating knowledge and insight. SAR facilitates a range of encounters for its community of artistic practitioners in the pursuit of transformative understanding that impacts on political and societal processes as well as on cultures of research and learning.

European Art Research Network (EARN)
EARN (European Artistic Research Network) was established to share and exchange knowledge and experience in artistic research; foster mobility, exchange and dialogue among art researchers; promote wider dissemination of artistic research; and enable global connectivity and exchange for artistic research.

EUCLID provides European & international information, research and consultancy services to the cultural sector. The website hosts an extensive database of projects, conferences, funding, publications, and more.

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