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Bar Camp – Break in the Desk / Art and Business Collaboration

28 July 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm



What is the Bar Camp?

A three hour immersive introduction to the concept of a Break-in Action. For three years the Break in the Desk project has been exploring how artists can bring innovation to business through collaborative interventions. This Bar Camp will share the experience of pilot Break-in Actions in Pecs Cultural Innovation Competence Centre (Hungary), Ile de Nantes – Sainte-Nazaire (France) and Santa Ana Hostal, Cordoba (Spain)

What is a Break-in Action?

A new methodology and tools for arts-business collaborations bringing together enterprise, innovation and creative skills fitted to the new knowledge economy.

“A Break-in Action is when you put people, products or services from the world of arts into a different organisation working on non-cultural issues to develop the organisation, to promote innovation and to work with the values of the company”. Boris Meggorin, Head of international Development, Cluster Quartier de la Création, Ile de Nantes, France.

Who is it for?

Artists –develop and accredit your entrepreneurial skills

Businesses- unlock innovative solutions to business problems

Trainers and Facilitators – tools for intermediaries bringing together creative and entrepreneurial skills

Policy-makers – new models for art-business collaborations

What will I learn?

You will discover new creative enterprise development tools:

Break-in Methodology

Break-in Handbook

Creative Business Project Canvas

And learn how you can accredit your creative and enterprise skills through a new European CLOCK curriculum




Break in the Desk is co-funded by the Erasmus Plus programme of the European Union.

Organised by Collage Arts and Rinova in the UK.


28 July 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Green Rooms
13-27 Station Road
Wood Green, London, N22 6UW
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