The Necks © Roland Owsnitzki

MADEIRADiG'17 Foto Gallery

The MADEIRADiG family gathered once again in the past month of December for for the 14th edition of the Madeiran avant garde festival...


Cooperation between Madeira, Lisbon and Paris made official at the Regional Government Noble Hall

Last Saturday, May 14th, a protocol was signed between the Atlantic Culture Promotion Agency (APCA), the Regional Agency for the Development...

APCA has just released the Introduction Volume for the Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Madeira

The work was published by the National Press - Casa da Moeda and it presents itself in attach to the University of Lisbon institute, CLEPUL literary magazine...

Luisa Grande Lomelino, a

Literary Collection

It is a set of works in e-Book format that will externally complement the thematic area of Literature

Foto © Raquel Sousa

More Madeira for the 15th MADEIRADiG

Madeiran musicians, Rui P. Andrade & Aires, members of Coletivo Casa Amarela, are part of 2018 lineup. The 15th edition of the MADEIRADiG festival, which runs from November 30 to December 03 between Ponta do Sol and Calheta, is already buzzing.

APCA is part of a project approved by INTERREG Atlantic Area Program

AtlanticCultureScapes project will develop Rural Tourism based on the Intangible Cultural Heritage assets of the participating regions.

DG Artes awards MADEIRADiG for 2018

The MADEIRADiG festival is one of the fifteen projects that will be funded by the General Directorate of Arts under the program of support to the Programming and development of audiences in 2018, being the only event produced in Madeira to be funded.

Ana da Silva & Phew | MADEIRADiG 2018 | © Micas Fernandes

MADEIRADiG comes back in 2019

Celebrating its 15th edition, MADEIRADiG was "awarded" by DG Arts and had in 2018 its most feminine edition ever.

APCA declared as an Institution of Public Utility

The declaration now published in the JORAM was decided by the Governement Council of Madeira last May 2nd, is seen by APCA officials as an incentive...

APCA is part of SABOREA, aproved by the INTERREG MAC program

The second meeting of the Management Committee of the Territorial Cooperation Program INTERREG V-A MAC 2014-2020 approved the SABOREA project, in which APCA is a partner.

MADEIRADiG wins grant from DGARTES

The madeiran festival was the only application getting a grant in the New Media field.

Hanna Hartman, MADEIRADiG 2019. Foto © Roland Owsnitzki

MADEIRADiG Festival back in December

Heading its 17th edition, the festival dedicated to the avant-garde arts will take place from 3 to 8 of this December.

Alfredo Costa Monteiro

MADEIRADiG postponed to 2021

The current pandemic situation has postponed the 17th edition of the International Music and Digital Arts Festival to 2021. Lineup will be maintained.

APCA elects new managing bodies

APCA's General Assembly has elected its new board members for the 2020 - 2024 period.

SABOREA - meeting of regional partners

The meeting took place at APCA headquarters, where action strategies were outlined within the project scope.

SABOREA Webinar: Macaronesian food traditions: Contributions to its inventory and study in Madeira Islands

The online event was organized by the University of Madeira and hosted several presentations.

II SABOREA online Transnational Seminar

The II SABOREA Transnational Seminar will take place between today and tomorrow, 10th and 11th of December, and will take place online through the ZOOM platform.

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Couscous declared by UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The knowledge, practices and traditions related to the production and consumption of couscous in the territories in question were included in UNESCO's list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

APCA will help Funchal city to become the European Capital of Culture in 2027

APCA will coordinate the first phase of the pre-selection and application submission. Dealine is November, 23rd 2021.

APCA will implement an European Commission pilot-project

For the first time, a cultural entity from Madeira holds such an important role nearby the European Union.

Open Call logo and identity manual

It is now open a call for proposals to the project logo and identity manual. Winner receives 1000 EUR. Deadline by July, 19th.

APCA establishes the Observatory for the Cultural and Creative Industries

Last June 28th, APCA and several other entities have signed an endorsement letter aiming to establish the Madeira Observatory of the Cultural and Creative Industries.

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