Age of Artists participating at THE ARTS+

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THE ARTS+ is a one day conference and five day fair on The Business of Creativity. It will kick off 19-23 October 2016 in Frankfurt/Main and will be the annual event for the international cultural economy. Among confirmed speakers are legendary artist David Hockney, bestselling-author Jeff Jarvis (What would Google Do?), MIT’s Carlo Ratti or Annie Luo from the World Economic Forum.

Age of Artists is presenting during the first morning when THE ARTS+ starts with an Espresso which is brief and stimulating – and anything but black: Everyday up to five candidates working at the intersection of creativity and technology will present their innovative concepts, projects and ideas within a dynamic relay on THE ARTS+ RUNWAY.

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Spaces for Creativity: When the Creative Industries meet the Ministry of State

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by Michael Risch

Since 2010, the ministry of finance and economics in the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg organizes a yearly conference, the ‘Landeskonferenz für Kreativwirtschaft’ for such a heterogeneous audiences as representatives from music, literature and art market, film and broadcasting industry, performing arts, architecture and design, press, advertising industry as well as software and games industry.

This year, the keynotes focused on spaces for creativity – and creativity in spaces.

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