The Center for Contemporary Arts – Skopje and the Foundation Open Society – Macedonia are organizing the conference “Time to reset: Redefining the power of communities through creative activism and engaging art” on September 30 and October 1, 2022, in the venue Public Room, Skopje. Famous theorists, engaged artists, activists and organizations from Africa, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Macedonia, the USA, Serbia and the Netherlands will participate in the conference.
At the opening of the conference, the books “CREATING CHANGE: Considering creative approaches for action against corruption in West Africa and the Western Balkans” and “Artistic/creative activism in Macedonia: Returning public space through civic engagement 2006 – 2020” will be promoted and the documentary film “CreaACT: Creative approaches in the fight against corruption in the Western Balkans and in West Africa” will be shown.
On October 1, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., the panel discussions “Catch 22 with a view to the future (part I and part II)” and “We have a chance! From raising awareness to social mobilization through the prism of donors” will be held.