Arantxa Mendiharat

Arantxa Mendiharat is Coordinator of Conexiones Improbables, Bilbao, Spain. She has experience as a manager of artistic projects and regional development, as well as open innovation processes through the arts (as coordinator of Divergentes and Disonancias until 2009). She was chosen by the British Council in 2009 to represent Spain in a programme of international cultural leaders. She is part of the steering committee of the European programme entitled “Tillt Europe-Creative Clash”, which provides recommendations to the Commission on artistic practices relating to innovation environments and social responsibility.