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Bastia-Corsica 2028 intends to offer a genuine society project original and share the Corsican culture beyond its land and sea borders. With numerous artists and projects, encounters are created, cultural and human links with elsewhere are forged.

It evolves by mixing its culture, by questioning it through the prism of artistic encounters with creators from other European territories, the Western Mediterranean and beyond.

The Bastia-Corsica 2028 approach is part of a ideal of humanity and diversityThis makes Corsica the place of all possibilities, the ideal place to be a land of experimentation.
It is part of the path of a Europe that carries a dream of humanity and diversity.

The island territory wants to be the crucible of new utopias anchored in a singularity, a place of artistic production and innovation, open to the invention of new solidarities inter-island.

This creative dynamic is intended to be carried by and for Corsica, whether residents of the island or elsewhere. Culture is therefore the pillar of a fair, inclusive society, respectful of nature, advocated by collectives of artists, creators, associations, citizens, residents, researchers, traders, economic actors, elected representatives and local authorities.

The application Bastia-Corsica 2028 is the bearer of common values in a founding culture of equality, sustainable economic and social development, tourism and urban development, generating values of sustainable economic and social development, tourism and urban development, generating humanist and emancipatory values.

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Reinventing ourselves, imagining new shared stories to be written and lived together, such will be the challenge of Bastia-Corsica 2028.

The workshops of the moment

Taking (its) share

Mobilising and involving the inhabitants around Bastia Corsica 2028 or cultural rights in question.
The Bastia Corsica 2028 adventure must contain a promise: that of bringing art and culture into the daily lives of the inhabitants of the city of Bastia and the island.
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Leaving an imprint

The expected metamorphoses of the bid and the long-term impacts

Sharing our commons

How to promote a multilingual society of a common public space?
The Bastia Corsica 2028 adventure must contain a promise: that of bringing art and culture into the daily lives of the inhabitants of the city of Bastia and the island.
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Being alive

Art and natural heritage, the lungs of Bastia Corsica 2028

Investing in space

Which geographies for the application?
The Bastia Corsica 2028 adventure must contain a promise: that of bringing art and culture into the daily lives of the inhabitants of the city of Bastia and the island.
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Shaking things up, experimenting

When the laboratory island reinterprets artistic and cultural models

Shift your gaze

Representations of Corsica open to the world

Becoming(s) in the Mediterranean

The Mediterranean melting pot

Telling your story in Europe

Bastia Corsica 2028, a need for Europe and worlds to share

A collective odyssey

Bastia-Corsica 2028 is keen to highlight various subjects, themes and objectives. It is through its Project Factory, a collective odyssey that supports the bidIt is the ambition of Bastia-Corsica to be an innovative project for the future, based on the values of knowledge and European and international openness.

A dynamic application

which mobilises the whole of civil society. Bastia-Corsica 2028 is a real choral movement towards Europe, involving the whole of civil society.

The island has so much to offer Europe and the world, and so much to discover.