Philadelphia Becomes The First World Heritage City In the U.S.
"Philadelphia has to start thinking of other ways to establish itself as a bona fide world city." America's birthplace is the country's first World Heritage City, putting it on par with Jerusalem, Cai...
Syria's lost treasure: How the civil war is ruining the country's ancient architecture
The site where Cain is held to have murdered Abel is in a cave below a white dome on the slopes of Mount Qassioun, overlooking Damascus. It seems strikingly appropriate that the most notorious Biblica...
International Animated Film Association
The International Animated Film Association (Association Internationale du Film d'Animation) or ASIFA is an international non-profit organization founded in 1960 in Annecy, France by the best known an...
UNIMA
UNIMA (Union Internationale de la Marionnette - International Puppetry Association) was founded in Prague in 1929 (the then Czechoslovak magazine Loutkář was UNIMA's first official journal in years 19...
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Philadelphia Becomes The First World Heritage City In the U.S.
"Philadelphia has to start thinking of other ways to establish itself as a bona fide world city." America's birthplace is the country's first World Heritage City, putting it on par with Jerusalem, Cai...
Global China Connection
Global China Connection or GCC (Mandarin Chinese: 全球中国联接) is a student-run non-profit organization that helps develop deep and trusting personal relationships between young leaders from China and thos...
Global China Connection - Wikipedia
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
The Proclamation of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity was made by the Director-General of UNESCO starting in 2001 to raise awareness on intangible cultural heritage and enco...
UNESCO
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (French: Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture; UNESCO; /juːˈnɛskoʊ/) is a specialized agency o...
UNESCO - Wikipedia
Jean-Michel Arnold
Jean-Michel Arnold, General Secretary of the Cinémathèque Française, vice President of UNESCO’s IFTC (International Council for Film Television and Audiovisual Communication), founder of the Cinéma du...
International Animation Day
October 28, the International Animation Day (IAD) was proclaimed in 2002 by the ASIFA as the main global event to celebrate the art of animation.This day commemorates the first public performance of C...
Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences
Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences (SVU) is a nonprofit, nonpolitical, cultural organization, dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge, the free dissemination of ideas, and the fostering of contac...
Adam Mickiewicz Institute
The Adam Mickiewicz Institute (Polish: Instytut Adama Mickiewicza) is a government-sponsored organization funded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland. Named for Polish nation...
Adam Mickiewicz Institute - Wikipedia
Circus Hall of Fame
Wallace Circus and American Circus Corporation Winter Quarters, also known as Peru Circus Farm or Valley Farms, is located in Peru, Indiana. It was associated with the Wallace Circus. It was declared ...
Circus Hall of Fame - Wikipedia
Finnish cultural and academic institutes
The Finnish Cultural and Academic Institutes (in Finnish: Suomen kulttuuri- ja tiedeinstituutit) is a group of cultural and educational organizations which aim at promoting the Finnish language and cu...
Finnish cultural and academic institutes - Wikipedia
Raoul Servais
Raoul Servais (born 1 May 1928) is a Belgian filmmaker. He was born in Ostend.
Raoul Servais - Wikipedia
Nelson Shin
Nelson Shin (Hangul: 신능균, Shin Neung-kyun; b. 1939; Pyongsan, Hwanghae, Korea) is an animation director who is the founder and president of Akom Production Co., Ltd., in Seoul, South Korea. He fo...
World Heritage Sites
A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a place (such as a forest, mountain, lake, island, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that is listed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultur...
World Heritage Sites - Wikipedia
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization
The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO) is a Tunis-based institution of the Arab League, established in accordance with article 3 of the Arab Cultural Unity Charter ...
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization - Wikipedia
Alliance of Civilizations
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is an initiative proposed by the President of the Government of Spain, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, at the 59th General Assembly of the United Nat...
Alliance of Civilizations - Wikipedia
Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) was established by the Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in May 1979. ISESCO is one of the largest international Islamic ...
Noureddin Zarrinkelk
Noureddin Zarrinkelk (also spelled Zarrin-Kelk, also known as Noori or Nouri, born 1937 in Mashhad) is a renowned Iranian animator, concept artist, editor, graphic designer, illustrator, layout artist...
Japan–British Society
The Japan–British Society (or Nichiei Kyōkai (日英協会)) was founded in 1908 "to encourage the study of things British and to promote cordial relations between the peoples of Great Britain and Japan."...
Austrian Cultural Forum
An Austrian Cultural Forum is an agency of the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs, whose task consists of the cultural and scientific dialogue with artists and scientists of each ...
Austrian Cultural Forum - Wikipedia
International Tennis Hall of Fame
71°18′30″W / 41.482774°N 71.308243°W / 41.482774; -71.308243The International Tennis Hall of Fame is located in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. The hall of fame honors p...
International Federation of Film Critics
The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI, short for Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique) is an association of national organizations of professional film critics and...
International Clown Hall of Fame
89°44′34″W / 43.47133°N 89.74270°W / 43.47133; -89.74270The International Clown Hall of Fame and Research Center (ICHOF), located in Baraboo, Wisconsin, USA, is dedicated to t...