SPACE. SPAzi Creativi contEmporanei (Contemporary creative places)

SPACE is a project created to encourage youth partecipation in Piceno cultural life and to open a new dialogue between creative and territory.

Trough the use of contemporary artistic languages, some prestigious disused pubblic spaces placed within the Polo Culturale S. Agostino, in the heart of Ascoli Piceno, will be affected by a regeneration intervention. Creatives and managers of culture under 35 will be actively involved in the co-design of the space transformation process, with the aim of favoring dynamics integration and social inclusion that can be replicate in other contexts.

Among the activities will be implemented, are planned: the establishment of a creative experimentation center, tables of co-design to define the strategies of the Centre, a new edition of Art AP UP, a crowdfunding campaign, the creation of a Creative co-working for young people and a final exhibition giving visibility to creative works.

Project leader is the municipality of Ascoli Piceno which collaborate with Melting Pro, the Piceno University Consortium, the Association Marche Theatrical Activities (AMAT), the Academy of Fine Arts in Macerata, Acme Lab, LTD and associations Dimensione Ascoli, Cotton Lab, Defloyd and Atelier 1.

Contact: Maura Romano, m.romano@meltingpro.org  Ludovica De Angelis, l.deangelis@meltingpro.org