smARTplaces is a visionary, long-term European audience development project co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union and aiming to revolutionise the way culture and art can be perceived and consumed using digital technology and new forms of cultural mediation.

  • 8 cultural institutions
  • 2 research partners
  • 8 countries
  • 17 joint activities
  • 40 local activities
  • 1 shared goal
Emerging Artist Dortmund


Emerging Artists

01.02.2017 - 12.11.2017

Exhibition of Emerging Artists from 15.09. - 12.11.2017. EA is project supporting young artists under 30 years to become visible and more professional.


Summer at the U

01.06.2017 - 31.08.2017

Summer’s back again, so Summer at the U goes to the next round! For the fourth time running, the ship containers in front of Dortmunder U will open their doors from June to August and host a festival of art, music and culture.


Small Cabinet of Curiosity

Exchange of collections of the Musée de Picardie and the Liechtenstein Landesmuseum to discover the others' culture and country.



29.11.2017 - 03.12.2017

International Festival of Independent Games, is a meeting point to share, learn and enjoy indie videogames, digital technology, art, innovation, education and culture are joined in it.

smARTplaces channel