Open Arts Foundation was part of The seven days Learning Journey in Berlin for cultural managers organized by Goethe Institute.
The Learning Journey in Berlin was the final step of the long term project by Goethe Institute Sofia – Cultural Management Academy.
On the behalf of Open Arts Foundation the Festival Director of Night/Plovdiv – Victor Yankov took part in the first group of the academy and followed as one of the Bulgarian Managers who took part of the learning journey in Berlin.
The intensive meeting and seminars programmed by Goethe Institute was focused on personal meetings with German professionals in the field of cultural policy and management. There were presentations and talks with Kulturprojekte Berlin, New Society for Visual Arts – ngbk – Berlin, Centre for Art and, Urbanistics, Radialsystem and Ufer Studio, Senate Chancellery – Cultural Affairs Berlin, Kulturbrauerei, KW, Ballhaus Naunynstrasse and many more.
Important part of the Journey was the two-day seminar headed by Professor Carsten Winter / University of Honnover on strategy development and value nets.