Happy New Year! KEA turns 20!

KEA was created as an organisation with a mission. A mission that has more to do with promoting ideas and values than accumulating consulting fees. We obviously aim to please our customers (mainly public organisations) but we never deviated from our convictions and we are proud of our financial and editorial independence. KEA has survived … Suite

Une politique culturelle pour l’Union Européenne – La culture peut transformer l’Europe – par Philippe Kern

Le mouvement initié par Kaaczyński, Orban et Salvini fonde la vision d’une Europe « forteresse », close et isolationniste. Dans leur perspective, la célébration des mythes nationaux s’allie avec une vision nationaliste qui touche également les formes d’expressions culturelles. Ils accusent ainsi l’Union Européenne de menacer les identités nationales[1]. Si la politique culturelle a historiquement … Suite

Una Politica Culturale per l’Unione Europea -Trasformare l’Europa attraverso la Cultura è possibile – Philippe Kern

La nuova coalizione formatasi tra Kaaczyński, Orban e Salvini si basa su una visione dell’Europa resa più forte dalla chiusura dei confini e dall’innalzamento di barriere. I tre leaders promuovono discorsi nazionalistici e sovranisti[1] contro un’Europa colpevole, a loro avviso, di ledere le identità nazionali. Se storicamente le politiche culturali sono servite come strumento per … Suite

A personal point of view on the European project

We have to learn to judge a society on the noise, art and entertainment it makes rather than its statistics. Jacques Attali   To understand events, we refer back to our personal life as well as the history of our societies, communities and humanity. We try to find explanations in the light of our experience … Suite