cultural capital of europe 2018

cultural capital of europe 2018

In 2018, Leeuwarden-Friesland celebrates its European Capital of Culture year with a rich vein of cultural programming, hosting hundreds of magnificent and unique events. Among the array of festivals, shows, performances and concerts taking place in Frisian cities and across the expansive rural landscapes include exhibitions focusing on visionary Frisian icons like Mata Hari and M.C. Escher and the placement of 11 fountains created by 11 world-class visual artists in each of the region’s historical cities. This is only a small sample of the incredible roster of events set to create a new legacy for the region’s remarkable community, check out the website for the full programme.

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