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« C’est inspirant et très motivant » – Projet Bourges 2028

La candidature berruyère au statut de Capitale européenne de la culture pour 2028 a fait un grand pas ces dernières 48 heures, aux Rencontres pour Bourges

The Republican Berry

17 intervenants, 7 pays représentés, 4 ateliers collaboratifs : les Rencontres #1 de Bourges 2028

Dans le cadre de sa candidature au titre de capitale européenne de la culture 2028, Bourges accueille ces jeudi et vendredi, un ambitieux colloque consacré aux moyens dont dispose la culture pour influer sur notre environnement, notamment sur le changement climatique en cours et ses enjeux. Des intervenants venus de sept pays d’Europe viennent impulser les débats, auxquels les Berruyers sont conviés.

The Republican Berry

Bourges wants to become European capital of culture

The capital of Berry continues its ascent to the heights of recognition. Bourges is launching a new cultural challenge: to be European Capital of Culture in 2028.

Le Petit Solognot

Inauguration of the new Maison de la Culture de Bourges in the presence of the Minister of Culture Roselyne Bachelot

The new Maison de la Culture in Bourges was inaugurated on September 10, 2021 by the Minister of Culture, Mrs. Roselyne Bachelot.

France Bleu Berry

The city of Avignon supports Bourges candidate for the European capital of culture in 2028

The mayor of Avignon, Cécile Helle, supports the city of Bourges for its application for the European Capital of Culture label in 2028.

The Republican Berry

Sancerre "favorite village of the French", in support of Bourges, candidate for the European Capital of Culture

Laurent Pabiot, mayor of Sancerre, the favorite village of the French in 2021, supported Bourges' candidacy for the title of European Capital of Culture 2028.

The Berry Republicain

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Announcement of the Candidature

The Printemps de Bourges was the occasion to announce, on June 26, 2021, the official launch of Bourges’s candidacy.

The World

Avignon supports Bourges'' candidacy to become European Capital of Culture in 2028

As part of a trip to the Avignon Festival, Yann Galut, Mayor of Bourges met Cécile Helle, Mayor of Avignon on Friday July 16, 2021. The latter officially announced her support for the "Bourges Capital Européenne de Culture in 2028 ".

Eurotribune

Bourges Contemporary

This summer, under the “Bourges Contemporain” stamp, Berry has become a constellation of fourteen exhibitions where works, in particular sculptures, meet from the heart of the city to the most remote barns of the region in rurality : (re)discovery of a territory, (re)discovery of artists.

Artpress

Bourges 2028 at COP26 Lydie Lescarmontier, patron of the candidacy

Lydie Lescarmontier, patron of the Bourges 2028 candidacy, participated in a European Commission event as part of the COP 26 in Glasgow on the question: "How can education support the transition so that society can succeed? to the objective of carbon and climate neutrality? "

Glasgow COP26

Act in his place

In Bourges, the exhibition "Agir dans son lieu" highlights the links between the peasant world and contemporary art.

FranceTVInfo

Julie Crenn, exhibition curator, Transpalette / Antre Peaux art center

An interview in Femmes d'art with Julie Crenn, art historian, art critic and curators. She is currently curator of the exhibition Agir dans son lieu at the Transpalette Art Center in Bourges.

Women of Art