Renata Papsch

Coordinator, coculture e.V.


(b. 1962)

Since her graduation in cultural management, Renata has initiated and managed arts spaces and cultural projects in many different countries, especially in the MENAT (Middle East, North Africa and Turkey). E.g. she set-up the initiative Art Jameel in Dubai/ UAE, coordinated a Creative Industries Project for EUNIC in Amman/ Jordan, worked with the Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF) in Alexandria/ Egypt, and developed the space DEPO in Istanbul/ Turkey.

Her experience includes also the distribution of grants (e.g. for the Young Arab Theatre Fund), the organization of big events (ALF Forum) and the administration of a network (IETM). She now lives and works in Berlin.