I Femme is very happy to announce that European Cultural Academy Venice (ECA) has recently joined as Academic Parner. The Academy is based in three beautiful palaces in the center of Venice, will provide 2 scholarships for I Femme fans, supporters and charity advocates to come study an art/photography/architecture course in 2018. Shortly, I Femme will launch the details of how to participate in the contest and win a scholarship! ECA will directly receive applications and select the winners.
Maria Nekrassova, Organizer of ECA says: “European Cultural Academy has enormous respect for the “dream and do” attitude of the IFemme founders and we are proud to count an alumna of the ECA as one of the moving forces behind the project.”
ECA´s main activity is to organize courses in Art, Photography, Design and Architecture. More than anyone we witness how empowering a combination of creative practices and education can be. We are excited to help and with our scholarships to study in Venice we invite all the creative community to join in.”
ECA, for more than a decade has helped creative communities to increase visibility, build connections and make a lasting impact on their careers. In theirs courses, ECA share insights as organisers of international exhibitions and Biennale Pavilions, Performance Art Week, Design Prize and Architecture Awards as a well as symposia, conferences and residencies.
Their faculty includes artists, designers, curators, gallerists, architects and scholars that will help students to build necessary skills and enable them to navigate through an opaque and very competitive industry.
Maria Nekrassova is former Associate Director of Admissions at IE Business School where she played a crucial role in recruiting the world´s top talents to the Executive MBA programs, and is now Organizer and Director of European Cultural Academy Venice.
Viet Ha Tran, Co-founder and Artist of the I Femme project, who studied the art course “Art Practices” at ECA in summer 2017, expressed her enthusiasm in the partnership with ECA and believes that the I Femme project is truly going beyond borders, reaching supporters from new horizons.