writing and art beyond walls, beyond borders

CREATIEF SCHRIJVEN vzw (BE)
AMAKA (EL)
CASCINA MACONDO (IT)
FUNDACJA SLAWEK (PL)
APSART (RS)


Lead Organiser

CREATIEF SCHRIJVEN vzw (BE)
Creatief Schrijven is an organisation in Flanders (Belgium) that supports non-professional writers. We offer writing courses and coaching as well as advice and guidance to both beginner and advanced writers. We provide a platform for writers to showcase their work during writing competitions, literary performances and projects.
www.creatiefschrijven.be


Partners

AMAKA (EL)
Amaka is an N.G.O founded in Athens in 2008. It is dedicated to designing and providing programs in Art Therapy and Participatory Photography for underprivileged groups of the metropolis.
www.amaka.gr

CASCINA MACONDO (IT)
Cascina Macondo-Cèntro Nazionale per la Promozione della Lettura ad Alta Voce e Poètica Haikù was founded in 1993 by Piètro Tartamèlla and Annamaria Verrastro. The centre is specialised in the art of teaching and training. We work with children, students, people with a disability and prisoners.
www.cascinamacondo.com

FUNDACJA SLAWEK (PL)
Slawek Foundation was founded in 1998 in Warsaw. Our mission is to help people in difficult life, family and material situations. We provide aid to prisoners and those facing freedom after release, their families as well as young people from pathological environments.
www.fundacjaslawek.org

APSART (RS)
Centre for Theater Research (ApsArt) is a Serbian theatre company based in Belgrade that uses theater and drama as a means of personal development and social engagement. ApsArt works in prisons, social and health care institutions and in communities with socially marginalized groups.
www.apsart.org

Associated partners

The authors, writing coaches and the visual and performing artists are the associated partners of the PAROL! programme INTRA MUROS, i.e. in the prisons. Visit INTRA MUROS to discover their names.

Belgium
Federal Department of Justice-Ministry of Justice – FOD Justitie
The Flemish Government. Department of Welfare, Public Health and Family
Dienst Cultuur en Cultuurraad. Cultureel Centrum De Woeker – BrandWoeker – city of Oudenaarde
Prison Museum - Gevangenismuseum vzw – city of Merksplas
Library – city of Dendermonde University College
VIVES, campus Kortrijk
MUNTPUNT, Brussels

Italy
Racine De Poche, France

Greece

Serbia
Ministry of Culture and Information

Poland
Polish Art Academy

 



Diederik De Beir, initiator Parol! project + coordinator word (BE)


Daphnie Kalafatie, art-therapist at Amaka - Athens (EL).


Pietro Tartamella, artistic director at Cascina Macondo - Torino (IT).


Krzysztof Łagodziński, vice-president Fundacion Slawek - Warsaw (PL).


Aleksandra Jelic, theatre director Apsart - Belgrade (SB).