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Quiénes somos y qué hacemos

El World Crafts Council (Consejo Mundial de la Artesanía), en sus siglas en inglés WCC-Europe, es una organización sin fines de lucro creada para promover la artesanía a escala internacional y fomentar el contacto entre artesanos y artesanas de diferentes países.

Nuestros programas y recursos

Nuestra misión es concienciar y fomentar la apreciación de la artesanía como parte integral del bienestar cultural, social y económico de las sociedades. Nuestra visión es un mundo en el que la artesanía sea valorada por toda la sociedad.

Noticias

WCC International workshop series 2021

Following a series of WCC International and British Council virtual seminars on contemporary craft issues held in December 2020, a further series of practical workshops on related themes is running August to September 2021. Devised by Rosy Greenlees, former WCC...

WCC Europe: Craft and Sustainability Webinar Recording

World Crafts Council Europe hosted a webinar on ‘Craft and Sustainability’ on Thursday 28th April. Open to the public and WCC Europe members, this webinar is part of a series of talks devised by WCC Europe, featuring guest speakers on key topics relating to the craft...

Responsible Fashion Series Skopje, online, 5-6 May 2021

You are invited to join the first online edition of Responsible Fashion Series Skopje, taking place to be 5th-6th May 2021. The international webinar will feature both domestic and foreign guest speakers, each focusing on the ‘values’ of crafts and fashion, with an...

Emporio MIDA 2021

The Future of Crafts Is Now.   Register online for free on Emporio MIDA to access the digital edition of MIDA 2021: meetings and conferences, 4.0 exhibiting projects, insights, guided tours, and performances in workshops.   A special edition, dedicated to all those...

Professional Crafts Conference

Welcome: From Souvenir to Experience Date: Tuesday, 11 and Wednesday, 12 May 2021 Digital version The Professional Crafts Conference is designed to generate a platform for reflection and discussion on crafts, as established by the Strategic Crafts Plan promoted by the...

CRAFTS CODE ‘How to innovate the craft sector’ seminar

Join the CRAFTS CODE partners for their third ITS (Interregional Thematic Seminar) on the 10th and 11th of May, 9.30am-12.30pm GMT+1 each day. This two-day online seminar will include presentations from craft SMEs, organisations and stakeholders in Ireland, Hungary,...

Las profesiones del patrimonio cultural y de la artesanía en la era digital.

Después de un año de restricciones, ¿cómo han ayudado las tecnologías digitales a los profesionales de la artesanía y de la restauración del patrimonio cultural? Mad’in Europe lanza una encuesta internacional para analizar el rol que han desempeñado las tecnologías...

New European Bauhaus Conference Programme

World Crafts Council Europe is delighted to announce that it is now an official partner of the New European Bauhaus. The New European Bauhaus initiative connects the European Green Deal to our living spaces. It calls on all Europeans to imagine and build together a...

Tribute to Dr. Ghada Hijjawi-Qaddumi

It is with deep sorrow that WCC-Europe relays the sad news of the passing away of Dr. Ghada Hijjawi-Qaddumi, President of WCC-AISBL (International), on Thursday, 1st April 2021. Dr Ghada will be greatly missed by all those who knew her. She was dearly loved and...

Design & Crafts Council Portfolio Membership 2021-22

DCCI is delighted to launch an Open Call for membership  of Portfolio 2021–2022. Now in its 15th year, DCCI’s Portfolio programme is a select group of Ireland’s most talented designers and craftspeople. Inclusion is recognition that you are among a group of...

Oportunidades

Open Call: VI CONTEMPORARY GOLDSMITHING EXHIBITION

Contemporary Goldsmith and Jewelery Designers Association   VI OPEN CALL SAMPLE VI SAMPLE BASES   The Association of Contemporary Goldsmith and Jewelery Designers aims to incorporate the ideals of composition, creativity, sensitivity and intellectual stimulation...

Call for nomination to the UNESCO Prize for the Creative Economy

Call for nomination to the UNESCO-Bangladesh Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman International Prize for the Creative Economy Deadline: 21 July 2021 (midnight Paris time, UTC+2) In celebration of the 2021 UN International Year of Creative Economy, UNESCO is pleased to...

Open Call: 5th International Craft Awards 2021

Craft Village is inviting entries from Craftspersons, Artisans, Institutions, Organisations, and Governments from the world over for the 5th International Craft Awards 2021.   The last edition of International Craft Awards received more than 150 entries from almost 25...

XVII International Contemporary Ceramics Award

Applications are open to the 17th CERCO International Award until June 10, 2021.  CERCO International Prize supports and promotes the contemporary creation of  ceramics since 2001. The contest is positioned as one of the prizes with more  experience and allows to make...

Distributed Design Platform Launches Open Call for 2021 Awards 

Honouring Innovations in Sustainability and Social Responsibility for the Fourth Edition  Distributed Design Platform, co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, serves to re-think local manufacturing, with the advancements of digital tech and...

LOEWE FOUNDATION / Studio Voltaire Award

A new programme benefitting seven artists with two years of support through rent–free studio space, professional development opportunities and a bursary.  The award has been developed in direct response to the urgent need for affordable and secure workspace for...

Blogs & Crafts Europe 2021: Open Call

under the patronage of World Crafts Council Europe SEPTEMBER 16/17/18/19 2021 Corsini Gardens, Florence   with the support of        thanks to     The contest “BLOGS & CRAFTS Young Artisans and the Web”, started in 2014 during the ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO twentieth...

Design & Crafts Council Portfolio Membership 2021-22

DCCI is delighted to launch an Open Call for membership  of Portfolio 2021–2022. Now in its 15th year, DCCI’s Portfolio programme is a select group of Ireland’s most talented designers and craftspeople. Inclusion is recognition that you are among a group of...

Design & Crafts Council Ireland: Apply Now for the International Fair Fund 2021 / 22

Applications are now open for the International Fair Fund (IFF) 2021 / 22. The fund, offered by Design & Crafts Council Ireland (DCCI), is designed to support clients who are export-ready to access international markets by offering financial support to exhibit at...

IOTA21 Futuring Craft: Conference call for submissions

INDIAN OCEAN CRAFT TRIENNIAL | AUSTRALIA  Futuring Craft – an international conference  Thursday 16, Friday 17 & Saturday 18 September 2021  School of Design and the Built Environment, Curtin University  Fremantle Arts Centre  Website:...

¿Representas o promocionas la artesanía?

La membresía de WCC-Europe está abierta a organizaciones que actúen Europa y que, en opinión del comité de dirección, tengan suficiente representatividad de la artesanía de sus países.