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The Press Release

14/07/2011 - 17/07/2011 > Thursday the 14th, at 6 pm
State Secretariat of Culture
Conference | Festivals | Díli

Between 14 to 17 the Dili Cultural Centre – CCD (former- Mercado Municipal) willhost a Concert, International Conference and Design Fair, with the main purpose of launching the future Academy of Arts and Creative Industries of Timor-Leste.
The program will start on Thursday the 14th, at 6 pm, with a Concert by national and international artists, and a special appearance by HE the Prime-Minister, Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão.
On the 15th and, 16th, an International Conference will take place, featuring sessions on visual arts, music, dance, cinema, television, architecture, design, publicity, crafts, literature, museums, galleries and many more.
During these days and until Sunday the 17th, CCD will open to the public, who besides taking part in these events may also visit the Design Fair which will take place in CCD’s gardens.
This event is a joint-organization of the State Secretariat of Culture, the State Secretariat of the Counsel of Ministers, and the Queensland College of Arts, Griffith University, in Australia.

Timor-Leste Government

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