Citoyens
A Pen 4 EU le 09/05/2019

The battle for Europe: What can culture do?

Europe is under attack from both inside and outside its borders. It’s no exaggeration to describe what is happening as the ‘Battle for Europe’. From the inside, the attacks come from those who would re-nationalise Europe, seal it off and turn it into a copy of its former self, when hostilities betwe

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A Pen 4 EU le 08/05/2019

CAN SLOW DOWN?

CAN SLOW DOWN?I have been Erasmus in Slovenia for six months but I have also lived in other countries outside Europe (Egypt, USA, Colombia). I was very pleased with this long stay in Ljubljana and I was able to confront the representations I could have from Central Europe and the former Yugoslavia.

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A Pen 4 EU le 08/05/2019

What does Europe bring me?

By CélineBring Me the Horizon ! The European Union allows me to discover new countries, new cultures, new monuments … But also to be able to do my studies or to work easely in an EU member country.L’Union Européenne me permet de pouvoir découvrir de nouveaux pays, de nouvelles cultures, de nouveaux

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A Pen 4 EU le 08/05/2019

Forteresse Europe

© Caricature by LéaFor more than ten years I have been drawing and painting, I started my first classes in workshop. Since then, I have concentrated on painting which is for me today a means of expression. As a Social Science student I try to take a critical look at European politics.“Cela fait plus

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A Pen 4 EU le 05/05/2019

The European Tree

by "Team Canada" (Canada), 16-19 years. This Canadian group had come to Brussels to the Expo-Science workshop of the Jeunesses Scientifiques de Belgique. For all of the boys it had been the very first time to set foot on the European continent. With their artwork they reflect their image of "Euro

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A Pen 4 EU le 04/05/2019

Connecting Difference – ONE Goal

by Nataliya For her artwork Nataliya got inspired by the atomium, the emblematic landmark of Brussels, host of the Expo-Science Exhibition. In her artwork Nataliya rebuilt part of the structure of the atomium: its molecules she represented by the four light bulbs situated at the corners of the sc

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A Pen 4 EU le 04/05/2019

Dear Europe…

Par LauraChère Europe,J’aurais tant voulu fermer les yeux sur tes problèmes pour ne faire qu’un éloge de toi.Oublier les bombes qui ont attaqué ton coeur. Oublier tous ces réfugiés qui meurent à tespieds. Mais voilà, je me sens Européenne donc je me sens concernée.Je fais partie de la génération Era

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A Pen 4 EU le 03/05/2019

Tanja Erasmus+ à Poznan

Tanja était étudiante erasmus à Poznan (Pologne) J’ai rencontré Tanja lorsqu’elle était étudiante Erasmus à Poznan (Pologne). Nous l’avions retrouvée à Bruxelles deux ans plus tard où elle travaille maintenant comme journaliste. Son expérience Erasmus a transformé sa vie et sa vision de l’Europe.+10

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A Pen 4 EU le 03/05/2019

Regulatory?

J’ai été en Erasmus en Slovénie pendant six mois mais j’ai également vécu dans d’autres pays hors d’Europe (Egypte, Etats-Unis, Colombie). Ce long séjour à Ljubljana m’a énormément plu et m’a permis de me confronter aux représentations que je pouvais avoir de l’Europe centrale et de l’ex-Yougoslavie

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A Pen 4 EU le 02/05/2019

Guillaume Erasmus+ à Budapest

Guillaume était étudiant erasmus à Budapest J’ai rencontré Guillaume lorsqu’il était étudiant Erasmus à Budapest. Après avoir travaillé comme délégué commercial en Hongrie, nous le retrouvons à Bruxelles où il porte son regard sur son expérience Erasmus. Celle-ci a transformé sa vie et sa vision de

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A Pen 4 EU le 02/05/2019

Que m’apporte l’UE?

par InsafQue m’apporte l’UE ?Une terre pleine d’histoire, des paysages magnifiques, des cultures riches, des populations différentes, de la beauté brune Espagnole au blond vénitien de Suède. Du Soleil de Barcelone, à la Neige Blanche d’Upsalla.+50

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A Pen 4 EU le 01/05/2019

Je vis en Euro-cosmopolitanie

Tout est si similaire que je me sens chez moi partout. Tout est si différent que je me sens voyager à chaque fois. par BerinaJe suis fortement attachée à ce que j’appellerais les trois Europe. J’ai grandi et suivi ma scolarité en France, pays fondateur du mouvement d’intégration européenne ; j’ai vé

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A Pen 4 EU le 01/05/2019

J’essaie sans cesse de comprendre

Par Caroline Je suis quelqu’un de très sensible à ce qui se passe aujourd’hui sur cette planète. Je suis touchée autant par les problèmes humains, politiques, écologiques, sociaux ou touchant les animaux… J’essaie sans cesse de comprendre comment cette société a pu finir ainsi et pourquoi.Je me pose

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A Pen 4 EU le 01/05/2019

UNION D’ESPOIR

Union d’Espoirpar Mélina“Unis dans la diversité”. Depuis le début, c’est ta devise. Dis, tu t’imaginais, presque60 ans plus tard, plutôt unie dans l’adversité? On nous a proposé de te dédier un article.Quelques mots pour te dire ce que l’on pense de toi, pour te dire ce que l’on attend de toi…Mais c

  A Pen 4 EU
A Pen 4 EU le 30/04/2019

Pas d’accord !

The European Union had concluded an agreement with Turkey on the distribution of migrants. But is this agreement compatible with human rights?© Caricature by LéaFor more than ten years I have been drawing and painting, I started my first classes in workshop. Since then, I have concentrated on painti

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A Pen 4 EU le 29/04/2019

Joana Erasmus+ à Katovice

Joana était étudiante à Katovice (Pologne)J’ai rencontré Joana lorsqu’elle était étudiante à Katovice (Pologne). Nous la retrouvons à Paris avec son regard sur son expérience Erasmus qui a transformé sa vie et sa vision de l’Europe.+10

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A Pen 4 EU le 29/04/2019

Les voies d’Europe

Je veux vous parler d'un langage qui ne possède ni grammaire, ni frontière.Clip vidéo (3’28) de Valéry Carnoy+10

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A Pen 4 EU le 29/04/2019

Atom-EUs

For his artwork Roman got inspired by the atomium, the emblematic landmark of BrusselsAtom-EUsby Roman For Roman, the atomium could be taken as metaphor representing the European Union. The title of his artwork represents this idea, adding to the word “Atom” the suffix “EU” (European Union). The las

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A Pen 4 EU le 29/04/2019

The German model

© Caricature by LéaFor more than ten years I have been drawing and painting, I started my first classes in workshop. Since then, I have concentrated on painting which is for me today a means of expression. As a Social Science student I try to take a critical look at European politics.“Cela fait plus

  A Pen 4 EU
A Pen 4 EU le 27/04/2019

ART changes the way you see the World

by Calan (Brussels/Belgium), 10 years. Why should we use ART to express our reflections about the challenges of today's society, about science, European and world citizenship, ...? With his work Calan highlights the special power of art. […]While deconstructing an old computer monitor Calan found

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A Pen 4 EU le 27/04/2019

DOM – a Slovak in Belgium

by Dominika, 19 years. In their artwork DOMinika illustrated the experience of her first days arriving in Belgium for the Expo-Sciences. […]Landing in Brussels Dominika had serious difficulties in communicating with the locals as most of them did not understand English language. This sensation of

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A Pen 4 EU le 27/04/2019

People connected by ART

by Camille With her sculpture Camille illustrates how she experienced the role of the art workshop "A pen for Europe". [...]The plastic cups with different colours respresent different people, with different backgrounds (nationality, age, …) working on different scientific topics. At the BOTTOM

  A Pen 4 EU
A Pen 4 EU le 26/04/2019

Ancestors

by Angélica, 27 years. Angélica's artwork represents a tree. Its trunc is composed of natural materials (wood) whereas its crown is made of technological elements (CDs, DVDs). [...]What are our roots? What role plays the heritage of our ancestors in our lives? And how could it help us to cope w

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