TRANSFORMING CULTURAL EXCHANGES BY TRAINING NEWCOMERS AS ART INTERPRETERS
Organization: SAMA for All
Location: Paris, France
Project Duration: 36 months
Overview: Founded by a Syrian refugee in France and two French citizens, SAMA for All creates unique employment opportunities for refugees and migrants in the cultural sector while facilitating meaningful interactions and shifting perceptions. The BridgeBuilder Top Idea will expand its specialized training in art mediation—enhancing skills of newcomers to serve as interpreters at Paris art museums while positioning them as leaders in cultural spaces in additional cities.