The BJCEM, Biennale des jeunes créateurs de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée, is an international network founded in Sarajevo, July 2001, during the X edition of the homonymous event. Nowadays, the Network is composed by 58 members from 17 Countries gathering cultural institutions as well as independent organizations. BJCEM has established collaborations with partners all over Europe, Middle East, Africa and more widely with organizations and projects focused on the Mediterranean Diaspora. The aim of the association is to create opportunities for the young artists to produce and showcase their works and to support their mobility and learning process.
Young Artists Biennale
BJCEM and the City of Milan organise Mediterranea 17 Young Artists Biennale, an international multidisciplinary event, taking place in Milan, Italy, at Fabbrica del Vapore, 4 Procaccini Street, from October 22nd to November 22nd 2015, bringing together more than 300 artists, that will be present in town from October 22nd to October 25th. The areas of interest are: Visual Arts, Applied Arts (Architecture, Industrial Design, Web Design, Fashion, Digital Creation), Storytelling, Performance (Theatre, Dance, Metropolitan Performance), Music, Cinema/Video, Gastronomy.
The event is included in the programe of the “EXPO in città” events.
The official website of Mediterranea 17 is www.mediterraneabiennial.org