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Kantuketan in digital format and in America

Kantuketan in digital format and in America

    Jun 22, 2007

    Kantuketan has crossed the Atlantic Ocean. A digital version of the Basque Cultural Institute's exhibition will be presented across the USA in order to celebrate the very strong link which unites Basques and song. It will be inaugurated on 16 February in San Francisco.

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    Release of the "Kantuketan" album

    Release of the "Kantuketan" album

      Jun 22, 2007

      The Radio France Group's Ocora record company and the Basque Cultural Institute have just released the "Kantuketan" album dedicated to Basque song. The two CDs and accompanying booklet are a historic journey through an art which is also the expression of a people.

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      About Basque worlds

      About Basque worlds

        Jun 21, 2007

        Within the framework of the "Batekmila Basque Worlds" multimedia exhibition, which will be presented at the Carré/Bonnat Museum in Bayonne from 23 June to 9 September, the Basque Cultural Institute has organised a series of cultural events.

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        The "Batekmila-Basque Worlds" exhibition in San-Sebastian

        The "Batekmila-Basque Worlds" exhibition in San-Sebastian

          Jun 21, 2007

          After its success in Bayonne, San Sebastian's Koldo Mitxelena Centre will be host to the Basque Cultural Institute's "Batekmila-Basque Worlds" exhibition from 19 September to 17 November.

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          The DVD "Glimpses of the Basque country" available in four languages

          The DVD "Glimpses of the Basque country" available in four languages

            Jul 28, 2006

            The DVD "Glimpses of the Basque country", which proposes a social, economic and cultural journey to the heart of the Basque Country, has just been produced in four languages (Basque, French, Spanish and English).

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            Traditional songs from Sare, Ascain and Saint-Pée sur-Nivelle

            Traditional songs from Sare, Ascain and Saint-Pée sur-Nivelle

              May 29, 2006

              The Oxtikenekoak cultural association has just published its second anthology of traditional songs, following on from a programme which began in 1999. It brings to light many unknown songs from Sare, Saint-Pée and Ascain.

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              The Basque Country through the magnifying glass on DVD

              The Basque Country through the magnifying glass on DVD

                Apr 02, 2006

                The DVD Euskal Herriko Aurpegiak produced by the Basque Cultural Institute and the Elhuyar Fundation has just been released. This quadrilingual DVD aims to present the many different aspects of the Basque Country.

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                "Biharko", where the Basque Country meets Sao Tome

                "Biharko", where the Basque Country meets Sao Tome

                  Mar 02, 2006

                  Between 2002 and 2005 musicians from the Lagunarte Company and Sao Tome & Principe met on three occasions both on the island of Sao Tome and in the Basque Country. A CD and DVD pack tells the adventure.

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                  The Basques' Argentina in Mauléon

                  The Basques' Argentina in Mauléon

                    Jan 22, 2006

                    From 10 March to 1 April 2006 Mauléon will host the exhibition which traces the great wave of Basque emigration to Argentina in the 19th and 20th centuries.

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                    The Basque culture on video

                    The Basque culture on video

                      Jan 22, 2006

                      In collaboration with the association Aldudarrak Bideo a video library bringing together various documentaries on the Basque culture has been created on our portal website. One of the first documentaries is an interview with the singer Niko Etxart.

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                      "Iparraldea Bertan" in San Sebastián (Donostia)

                      "Iparraldea Bertan" in San Sebastián (Donostia)

                        Jan 21, 2006

                        In March San Sebastián's Koldo Mitxelena Cultural Centre will be honouring artistic creation from the Northern Basque Country in partnership with the Basque Cultural Institute.

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                        The Basques' Argentina at the multimedia library in Hasparren

                        The Basques' Argentina at the multimedia library in Hasparren

                          Jan 21, 2006

                          From 10 January to 23 February 2006 the multimedia library in Hasparren will host the exhibition which traces the great wave of Basque emigration to Argentina in the 19th and 20th centuries.

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                          Pantxoa ETCHEGOIN in the United States

                          Pantxoa ETCHEGOIN in the United States

                            Sep 08, 2005

                            The director of the Basque Cultural Institute was in the United States from 20 July to 1 August 2005. The aim of his trip was for the first time to meet representatives of the Basque diaspora and to strengthen cultural relations between the Basque Country and the Basque community in America.

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                            A CD-ROM to promote basque artists

                            A CD-ROM to promote basque artists

                              Jul 13, 2005

                              Within the framework of its cultural policy aimed at promoting Basque culture outside the Basque Country, the Basque Cultural Institute intends to develop a CD-ROM aimed at people working in the field of culture.

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                              ''Michel Labeguerie'' Prize

                              ''Michel Labeguerie'' Prize

                                Jul 06, 2005

                                The Basque Cultural Institute and the Town of Cambo have decided to honour the memory of the singer and song writer Michel Labeguerie, who died 25 years ago, by creating a Prize which will bear his name.

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                                The Basque soul of Miquelon

                                The Basque soul of Miquelon

                                  Jun 23, 2005

                                  Christiane Giraud undertook a travel to St Pierre and Miquelon to raise a stele in memory of the age-old relationship linking the Basque people to the people of Miquelon.

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                                  Our new website is now available!

                                  Our new website is now available!

                                    Jun 22, 2005

                                    The new website of the Bask culture institute is now available. It will take you on a trip into this country where there is always something new to discover.

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                                    Basks' Argentina exhibition in Irissarry

                                    Basks' Argentina exhibition in Irissarry

                                      Apr 22, 2005

                                      From January the 28th to June the 4th, in collaboration with the general council, the Bask culture institute presents the Basks'Argentina exhibition in Irissarry, at the Education to patrimony centre.

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                                      "Herri Urrats" in St Pée sur Nivelle

                                      "Herri Urrats" in St Pée sur Nivelle

                                        Apr 22, 2005

                                        The celebration day in favour of the immersive system schools or ikastola will take place all around the lake of St Pée sur Nivelle on may the 8th.

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                                        Euskal Herria Zuzenean will stir the Soule

                                        Euskal Herria Zuzenean will stir the Soule

                                          Mar 27, 2005

                                          The festival Euskal Herria Zuzenean which will take place in July 1st, 2nd and 3rd offers a very rich and eclectic programming, thus going on claiming "People's Eurock against the World Company".

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