Culture, reasons to hope

Revolutionary or ambitious project, emotion stemming from a work of art or from a helping hand, trust in the human being of in a reasonable utopia…: they are numerous and invigorating, the reasons to hope that almost a hundred of international personalities from the worlds of culture, economy and media accepted to confide to the Forum d’Avignon. And it is not over, others will come, surprise us and show the vitality of creation.

Stories

11.14.2012
Does culture give you a reason to hope? If culture combines may other forms of expression, music and poetry mean a lot for me. Whatever the economic,...
11.14.2012
Should we try to define – particularly today – reasons to hope for (and of) creation and creators? On the occasion of the opening of the fifth edition of the...
11.13.2012
When you consider ancient societies, artists were considered as healers – crucial to well-being. Today, the public tends to consider more and more art works as...
11.09.2012
Although the gap between creative cultural thought and the financial exploitation of music/film/images and humor is much smaller and faster than ever before, I...
11.09.2012
Culture is the field in which the proportion of dream is the most considered and respected. And the dream is an inexhaustible source of hope! It seems obvious...
11.08.2012
Every day, I spontaneously switch on the radio when I wake up: it is the usual spate of bad news, economic crisis, attacks, cyclones… and then I go out in the...