BAUTOPIA – the first Hubs’ Meetup happened in Brussels!

ECHN and the MakersXchange partners have proudly completed BauTopia, a side event of the New European Bauhaus Festival. On the 8th and 9th of June in Brussels, creative hubs members reunited to learn and share their stories and perspectives on some of the most urgent topics for creative hubs and the CCSIs as a whole: […]

Creative FLIP | Open Call for Twin Hubs

Are you interested in exploring innovative ways of collaboration, exchanging best practices with another creative hub and co-creating a community event? Creative FLIP launches the “TWIN HUBS” Exchange Program aiming at engaging peers from creative hubs across Europe and acting as a springboard for the establishment of sustainable and long-term partnerships among the hubs community. […]

ECHN #standswithukraine

It is with a heavy heart that we have been following the latest brutal acts happening in Ukraine, which we severely condemn, as well as any form of violence. We stand for freedom, democracy, and as Europeans and humans we stand with Ukraine and its people, in particular our ECHN members, friends and partners. We […]

Open Call for Ukrainian artists & creatives mobility programme

As the Ukrainian crisis is upon us and many Ukrainian artists and creatives have already been affected by it, there is an urgent need to support them in resuming their professional activities. After the successful realization of the 2-year mobility program, MAX (Makers’ eXchange) project is launching a special support program for Ukrainian artists and […]

Coming up! The CORAL – ITN Training on quantitative and qualitative methods!

With the four-day training event, the CORAL team aims at providing an introduction to the use of quantitative and qualitative methods to pursue research on issues of regional development in Europe and beyond with a focus on the role of collaborative workspaces in rural and peripheral areas. With a mix of keynote lectures, seminars, open […]

The S4Fashion is rolling in full speed!

The show is going on. The 25 selected teams have signed their agreements and earlier this week we kicked off the S4Fashion Support Programme, aiming to develop some really interesting circular fashion concepts with the selected teams. We will organise every month an S4Fashion inspirational circle, an online inspirational networking event open to the selected pilot […]

Last month we met in Barcelona for CENTRINNO’s Consortium Meeting!

ECHN has joined the third consortium meeting of the CENTRINNO project in Barcelona.Hosted by Fab Lab Barcelona, Poblenou Urban District and CatalunyaFP, the 26 partners have gathered once more to touch base and co-design new strategies for the project. CENTRINNO is a research project focused on industrial historical sites under transformation. Nine pilot cities across […]

The experience from Greece on the #2 Lighthouse Session!

Last May 27th we were happy to organize the second LIGHTHOUSE SESSION – a talk on welcoming Ukrainian refugees in creative hubs and cultural structures.  At ECHN we invited creative professionals to share their experience in dealing with the migrant crisis – this motivated a great discussion and sharing of case studies, best practices and tools for effective support. We […]

New spin-off venture from ATÖLYE: Neol

Neol combines cohort-based learning and on-demand talent solutions in a decentralized platform to let creative talent and organizations connect to solve challenges that matter. They’ve just launched their very first program with the theme of Community Design, running from 20 June to 7 July.  The program is a hands-on learning experience where participants will learn […]

SAVE THE DATE! BauTopia – the Hubs Meetup from ECHN is happening in Brussels!

Dear friends, partners and humans,  European Creative Hubs Network & MakersExchange project partners are thrilled to announce and invite you to “BauTopia”, a special side-event of the New European Bauhaus Festival. This is an in-person event, taking place on 8 & 9 June 2022 in several vibrant indoor and outdoor venues in Brussels, with parts […]