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Europeana Labs

Europeana Labs is the go-to place for those who have the imagination, skills and desire to play with digital cultural content and use it in their experimental works or sustainable business projects.

Find below practical resources to start building with cultural collections as quickly and easily as possible, including openly licensed, thematic datasets and four free APIs. Explore how we can help you fund your idea through online challenges and match funding calls. Discover examples of applications using Europeana.

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Got a digital idea that bridges cultural and audiovisual content? Apply for Creative Europe funding by 20 June

Created: 21 May 2019

Do you have an idea that uses innovative technology to bring together different cultural and creative sectors, including the audiovisual sector?

Do you have an idea for new approaches and tools for the access to, distribution, promotion or monetisation of culture and creativity, including cultural heritage?

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Tech and music - forever and always the perfect couple

Laura Agnusdei and Lauge Dideriksen - Pieter Kiers

Created: 18 April 2019

Tech and music - forever and always the perfect couple

Created: 18 April 2019

At Rewire Festival in The Hague on March 29th, the Instrumental Shifts Symposium, organised by The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision’s RE:VIVE initiative explored the intersections of AI R&D related to music and its impact on the creative sector. EuropeanaTech community manager and RE:VIVE founder, Gregory Markus, wears both of his hats and explains why these meetings are so valuable for both ends of the spectrum.

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