Discover the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH)/Patrimoine Culturel Immatériel (PCI): a celebration of our living heritage!

To shed light on these cultural treasures, we are thrilled to announce the upcoming release of a captivating video series. Titled "ICH, what is it ?",“PCI, qu’es aquò ?”  This series invites you to dive into these vibrant traditions, explore heartfelt testimonials from community representatives and experts, and immerse yourself in striking illustrative imagery. 

Each video showcases elements of the Intangible Cultural Heritage listed on UNESCO's Representative List, as well as elements found in the ICH inventory in France. Our aim is to raise awareness among the general public about the value and significance of this living heritage, while igniting your curiosity and interest in these unique practices.

The popularization videos produced as part of the "ICH, what is it ?",“PCI, qu’es aquò ?” program, videos are freely available online through social media platforms. These videos serve as awareness-raising tools to introduce cultural diversity in a simple manner and promote respect and understanding among communities. 

Discover the art of Fest-Noz, the ancient practice of Tahteeb, the Compagnonnage, network for on-the-job transmission of knowledge and identities, the passion of Tango, the art of Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniques, the ritual ceremony of the Voladores, the practice of cabrette or musette, and the gastronomic meal of the French. These videos will transport you closer to these traditions and provide a fascinating glimpse into the Intangible Cultural Heritage.

We also invite you to explore the digital resources offered by the Ministry of Culture and UNESCO, providing in-depth information on each theme covered in the videos. 

Get ready to immerse yourself in the magic of Intangible Cultural Heritage/Patrimoine Culturel Immatériel.Explore this captivating series and prepare to discover the beauty and diversity of our cultural heritage.

Find here all the videos PCI, qu’es aquò?


● Event Summary

Title Discover the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH)/Patrimoine Culturel Immatériel (PCI): a celebration of our living heritage!
Start Date 2023-06-01End Date 2024-12-31

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Venue : FRANCE