On Monday 18 November, the not-for-profit association « Espace René Carcan » launched the René Carcan International Prize for Printmaking. The Belgian watercolour artist and engraver René Carcan worked tirelessly to promote the art of engraving, but also the training of talented young artists.
Crowdfunding (or collective financing) to provide support for books is an alternative means of financing that enables the general public to make a contribution to book publishing and conservation projects related to our heritage libraries.
The Claire and Michel Lemay Fund, managed by the King Baudouin Foundation, has awarded prizes to three students for their innovative end of studies projects relating to Internet technologies. The prizes were awarded at the end of the session marking the new 2012-2013 academic year at the Eurometropolitan e-campus in Tournai.