“Through the Lens of the Other”, Caravan project facilitation in Romania

Caravan Project participated as a partner and facilitator  to the“Through the Lens of the Other” residence conducting a series of workshops in storytelling and documentary filmmaking to various participants working on civil groups related to discrimination, heterogeneity and integration. “Through the Lens of the Other” aims to introduce and explore new ways of understanding and…

International Conference on Social Media and Communication Technologies December, Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Caravan Project as a Space for Transformation During the setting up of the yurts, we were actively researching and establishing the structures, processes and methodologies through which creative community engagements were promoted and established. These creative engagements were enhanced through co-production, community involvement and community-led activities. The stories were used as an instigator for…

Aver than_Other Land

A short film about the inspirations, fears and dreams of Roma adolescents. The film was realised by Roma adolescent through a participatory process with Caravan Project.

Participative documentary workshops with inmates, Ministry of Education

We have worked with male and female inmates in Greek prisons, empowering them and giving them tools to articulate their own voice. We initiated intensive workshops in creative writing, storytelling, photography and filmmaking for six months in which the participants had the chance not only to express themselves but also to produce documentary films and a photography book.…

Caravan Project and EFL working with Roma adolescents

Caravan Project in collaboration with French Excellence laboratory “Empirical Foundations of Linguistics” (EFL) working together in a collaborative project with a group of Roma adolescents. The goal of this project is to empower Roma adolescents and give them the chance to articulate their own voice through participatory digital storytelling. Our motivation is to show that Roma adolescents,…

European Cultural Heritage Onstage, Balkan Residence

Caravan project was invited to participate to the artist residence in the balkans,  funded by European Cultural Heritage Onstage Caravan Project explored the Balkan landscape of Western Macedonia in Greece, Bitola and its surroundings in North Macedonia, as well as Novi Sad and the Danube River in Serbia; and recorded this exploration by creating a…

We are Europe, Lyon France, Caravan project presentation

We are Europe is the association of 8 major European events joining forces to promote, create and produce innovative cultural practices, defined by creative diversity and exchanges.Our common project aims to develop a prospective vision of electronic culture, technology and entrepreneurship, while contributing to new social and political developments through an interdisciplinary approach. It is…

Caravan Project Collaborates with Oxfam Organisation

Caravan Project Collaborates with Oxfam Organisation to produce a video about positive initiatives working with refugees around the important values of solidarity, kindness, community sense and resilience at the island of Lesvos. For Lena, a Greek native, the most important thing is to bring people together. That’s why she has opened “Nan Restaurant” with three other local…

Dark Vein

Caravan Project explored the Balkan landscape of Western Macedonia in Greece, Bitola and its surroundings in North Macedonia, as well as Novi Sad and the Danube River in Serbia; and recorded this exploration by creating a photo book, and a short creative documentary titled “Dark Vein”.

‘Trajectories of stories-so-far’, Presented in Seminar Series, Kingston University, 2017

A series of lectures from professor Maria Daskalaki  & Dimitra Vladimirou to Kingston University, London and Goldsmiths, University of London regarding Spacing-Timing Process and Community Organizing, reflecting on the cultural activities of caravan project from 2014 to 2016. In this paper, we draw from our ethnographic work with the Caravan Project, an artistic community of nomads…