European culture, cinema, television, music, literature, performing arts, heritage and related areas will benefit from increased support under the European Commission’s new Creative Europe programme, which was approved last year. With a budget of €1.46 billion over the next seven years — 9% more than current levels — the programme will provide a boost for the cultural and creative sectors, which are a major source of jobs and growth. See what’s in it for you!
Swedish scenes, we’d love a fika right now.
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Wonderful Vienna, a map illustrated by Owen Gatley.
He has many more, which you can check out here.
For 30 years, I have advocated accepting Turkey into the European Union, once the country has fulfilled the Copenhagen Criteria: institutional stability as a guarantee of democracy, the rule of law, respect for human rights and minority rights, a fun…
All our friends seem to be heading south-east this summer. Catch some colours in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina and get lost on those cobbled streets. Illustration and photos from the wonderful Sarajevo Dingbats
Dr. Max Roberts turned these three underground metro maps into these circular designs using concentric circles.
"Whatever the usability study outcomes, if a product is attractive and powerful for some people, so that they enjoy looking at it, that is half the battle won for the information designer. Maps that are attractive are more likely to be used, and people are less likely to turn elsewhere for help. In turn, they will acquire more knowledge about the network the more they use a map, creating a virtuous circle of learning.”
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Lithuania has moved one step closer to joining the euro after the country’s parliament approved to switch to the single currency at the start of next year. The Seimas passed the law to adopt…