Culture and Sustainability.

A Creative Exchange in Europe

How do the arts, cultural and cultural education actors in Europe address matters of sustainability? What do they contribute to the discourse on sustainability? How do the arts and culture industry understand their own responsibility for sustainable development? What is the role of cultural education? To what extent can EU and national cultural policymaking enable, guide and promote sustainable development?

On the online platform “Culture and Sustainability” you can listen to discussions, meet artists in a virtual 3D hub gallery and find various contributions to the reflection on sustainability in the Media Library.

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…about culture and sustainability through online discussions, text and statements by and with experts, artists and other stakeholders.


…art, artists and speakers on the online 3D Mozilla Hub Gallery and talk about the role of the arts and cultural industries in the discourse on sustainability, climate change and the effects of digitalization on our ecosystem.


… artwork and the artists who created it on the online 3D Mozilla Hub Gallery and discussions, texts and statements on the online platform. Our Media Centre provides further food for thought to reflect on sustainability.

Current event

03.11.2020, 17:00–18:00

The “Embassy of Trees” was founded in 2018 by the artist Ellen Bornkessel in order to give nature a voice. During the meeting in the virtual 3D Hub-Gallery the artist talks about her inspirations. Nature is pushed out of our environment, we are experiencing a…

Meet the artist Ellen Bornkessel

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Further events

Bernhard König, Trimum e.V.: Interview with Prof. Christine Dettmann and Prof. Gerrit Lohmann „Music and Climate Change: Endangered Music Cultures“

Literature discussion with Kathrin Röggla and Cécile Wajsbrot: “Literature’s mission and literature’s voice concerning sustainability”.

18.11.2020, 15:00–16:00

Meet the artist Joana Moll

The Projekt DEFOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOREST is an online artwork that displays the amount of trees needed to absorb the amount of CO2 generated by all visits to per second. Learn more about this project in the personal encounter with the artist.   To the guided tour […]

Virtual space

Media Library

In the Media Library you will find videos, texts and various contributions by artists and speakers.

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