International conference ArtCRelief


Press Release

          On March 02, 2023 at Gallery A49 – Anagnostara 49 Kalamata, the Conference for the completion of the Transnational Project "ArtCRelief: "Business Empowerment of Artists and Professionals in the Sectors of Culture and Creative Industry" will be held.

          The ArtCRelief project aims to cultivate the entrepreneurial mindset of artists, culture and creative professionals (ACCPs) in order to survive the crisis and prepare for the new conditions ahead.

          For more information about the project visit its official website:, or follow the project on Facebook

Start: 10:00

Conference Language: English


International Conference

Entrepreneurial Empowerment for artists, cultural and creative professionals

Thursday – 2nd March

Gallery A49 - 49 Anagnostara Street, Kalamata


10:00 – 10:15


10:15 –10:30

Conference opening & welcome speeches

Claudia Sandulescu, Balkan Institute of Entrepreneurship

10:30 – 10:45

The contribution of the ArtCRelief Project to the enhancement of the entrepreneurial skills of Artist, Culture, and Creative Professionals - Presentation of the project ArtCRelief

Aare Raev, Project Coordinator, Forwardspace

10:45 – 11:30

Entrepreneurial and business mindsets of artist, culture and creative professionals: Panel with European Artists sharing their experiences and their thoughts for their upskilling needs

Alina Oanță, Painter, Romania 

Grigor Goodhew, Painter, Bulgaria  

Dimitrios Papadakis, Painter, Bulgaria  

Panagiotopoulos Nikos, Painter, Greece  

Robert Zervos, Photographer, Greece

11:30 – 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 – 12:15

A training approach built on the needs of artists, culture and creative professionals (IO1)

Charitomeni Tsordia, Researcher, University of Patras


12:15 – 12:30

Learning material for the entrepreneurial upskilling of artist, culture and creative professionals (IO2)

Fabio Ferrante, Project Manager, Ulis

12:30 – 13:00

E-learning and collaboration platform for artists, culture and creative professionals (IO3)

Tomaso Boyer and Roberto Greco, Itinerari Paralleli  

13:00 – 13:30

Workshop: communicating and networking through the ArtCRelief Virtual Community Platform

Aare Raev, Project Coordinator FOAAL

13:30 – 14:00

Discussion and Conclusions

14:00- 15:00

Work lunch

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

terms and conditions.