Witnesses to the Basque culture

The aim of this section is to bring together accounts by Basque artists and cultural players in the form of written interviews.

Odei Barroso

Odei Barroso

"The championship was a slap in the face, but I also learned a lesson"

Joxean Fernández

Joxean Fernández

''If Basque cinema is only important to us, then we’ve made a mistake''

Pierre Lafitte, Hannah Frances Welhane, Garazi Lopez de Armentia, David Alcorta

Pierre Lafitte, Hannah Frances Welhane, Garazi Lopez de Armentia, David Alcorta

"Mixing artistic genres enables you to keep intensity"

Jon Iruretagoyena

Jon Iruretagoyena

''There is always a reason why a dance disappears''

Mikel Dalbret

Mikel Dalbret

''I’ll never find the key to painting and don’t want to''

Beñat Achiary

Beñat Achiary

''The spoken word is not the science of the poor''

Adelaïde Daraspe

Adelaïde Daraspe

''Modest Basque Associations can help undo folkloric clichés''

Joël Merah and Peio Çabalette

Joël Merah and Peio Çabalette

''Perhaps we’ll surprise our students with improbable encounters''

Eric Dicharry

Eric Dicharry

''Mascarades are a rite belonging to the entire Basque Country''