Biennale des jeunes créateurs de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée
BJCEM, Biennale des jeunes créateurs de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée, is an international Network founded in Sarajevo on July 2001. Nowadays, the Network is composed by 52 members from 18 Countries gathering public bodies, state departments, foundations, municipalities, independent associations, cultural institutions. BJCEM is member of the Anna Lindh Foundation and Culture Action Europe network.
The aim of BJCEM is to create opportunities of training, mobility, exchange, mutual understanding, intercultural dialogue and collaboration among young artists. Among the activities that BJCEM organises, the most important is the Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean, an event that gathers together hundreds of young artists in a different city, showcasing their art in the various disciplines, such as cinema, music, food, art, theatre, dance and literature. BJCEM, since 1985, organised 18 Biennials throughout its 30 years activities involving more than 10.500 young artists and over 750.000 visitors. The nex will be Mediterranea 19 Young Artists Biennale San Marino 2021.
In addition to the Biennale, BJCEM is committed, in collaboration with partners, partners and donors, to carry out transnational collaborative projects, able to offer further opportunities for young artists and curators (residencies and research programs, conferencese, workshops, etc.).
Republic of San Marino, 2021
Mediterranea 19 Young Artists Biennale
School of Waters
curated by A Natural Oasis? A Transnational Research Programme
May 13-16 2021
As previously communicated, the Covid-19 crisis has made necessary to postpone the official opening of Mediterranea 19 Young Artists’ Biennale until 2021.
We are now truly happy to announce the new official dates!
The working group with representatives of BJCEM, the Ministry for Education and Culture of the Republic of San Marino, the Cultural Institutes of the Republic of San Marino, and the University of the Republic of San Marino met last week and the chosen opening dates for Mediterranea 19 Young Artists’ Biennale | School of Waters are: MAY 13-16, 2021. The exhibitions remain open until October 31st 2021. More updates will be published on BJCEM website and on the Editorial Platform managed by the Curatorial Team, in the following weeks.
More info about the working group meeting has been included in a video by San Marino TV (in italian only), available at this link.
Video created by Massimo Salvucci, in collaboration with the Ministry for Education and Culture of the Republic of San Marino, the Cultural Institutes of the Republic of San Marino, the University of the Republic of San Marino, and BJCEM.