Topic : Arts & Culture

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    Comets, coral and why art matters

    When I first released my immersive film Coral I tied it to an astronomical event, the Transit of… more

  • Forum Podcast

    Podcast: David Adjaye on architecture and social inclusion

    Welcome to our new podcast series, Inside the Creative Mind, featuring in-depth interviews with leading… more

  • Forum Podcast

    Interview: Olafur Eliasson on art and Africa – podcast

    Welcome to our new podcast series, Inside the Creative Mind, featuring in-depth interviews with leading… more

  • Forum Podcast

    Interview: Elif Shafak on women and fiction – podcast

    Welcome to our new podcast series, Inside the Creative Mind, featuring in-depth interviews with leading… more

  • Forum Podcast

    Interview: Shirin Neshat on Iran’s political art – podcast

    Welcome to our new podcast series, Inside the Creative Mind, featuring in-depth interviews with leading… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    How can India tackle the scourge of violence against women?

    Women’s safety has been a topic of fierce public debate in India since the tragic case of the student… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    The unsung power of music

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

  • Forum Article

    How do you know if a film has changed the world?

    As a film-maker, I know how gratifying it can be when your film receives four-star reviews and wins… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    What does China’s art boom tell us about its society?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Meet the Crystal Award winners

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Listen to novelists, not just to politicians

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Shapers Event

    Taking on the Nollywood pirates

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Technology Pioneers Article

    Translating TV shows to cross cultural divides

    Despite the Internet’s transformative innovations, language remains an enormous barrier to cultural… more

  • Forum Article

    IP law and the power of imagination

    Our world is in debt. We need near-term growth to pay yesterday’s deferred costs, and sustainable… more

  • Forum Article

    Are the creative industries as creative as they think?

    The creative industries are seen as an economically important source of innovation in many developed countries… more

  • Forum Article

    Artists and the future of our cities

    It is common knowledge that one sure way to develop urban real estate is to “Follow the Drips of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Music as medicine

    I am sitting in a hall with glass windows overlooking the Alps. In front of me are 16 musicians from… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Preserving Myanmar’s cultural heritage

    After 50 years of stagnation Myanmar has emerged as a historic singularity. It has kept progress and… more