Culture & Community
The Next Frontier? Aspen Dialogues & Immersive Experiences
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality let us experience a world that is completely different from the one we live in.
Aspen Ideas, Sibiu
Between June 9 and June 11, Aspen Institute Romania organizes in Sibiu the first edition of Aspen Ideas, in partnership with the Sibiu International Theater Festival.
Creative Cities Debates
Aspen Institute Romania (AIR) in cooperation with the Center of Excellence in Planning (CEP) organized the debate “Creative Cities” as a component of AIR’s Future of Cities programme.
A Conversation with Violinist David Grimal
Aspen Institute Romania opens the 2015 Festival of Ideas with a special event focusing on music, culture and identity together with guest speaker Mr. David Grimal, world renowned violonist.
A Conversation with Pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja
Fifty years after winning the Enescu Music Contest in Bucharest in 1964 - the event that in many ways propelled her on the major music scene - Elisabeth Leonskaja returns to Bucharest with ever constant generosity and emotion.
Europe’s Frontier – Bugeac
Following a journalistic investigation by Ovidiu Nahoi and his team in a complex region between Romania, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, this debate will focus on challenges this region faces in terms of identity, economy and security.
A Conversation on Education, Identity and Gender
The fourth Conversation in the 2013 Festival of Ideas focused on three very important elements of a modern society: education, identity and gender.
A Conversation with Gigi Caciuleanu
The third event of the 2013 Festival of Ideas was a Conversation with Gigi Caciuleanu, world famous choreographer, professor and contemporary dance innovator.
A Conversation with Ioan Holender
The second event of the 2013 Festival of Ideas was a Conversation with Ioan Holender, artistic director of the "George Enescu Music Festival" on cultural management, identity and the transformative power of music.