Category Archives: Testimonies

Visual artist Mónica Sánchez Robles opens her studio to AHEH

Visual artist Mónica Sánchez Robles in her studio

By Carlos Alonso – Innogate To Europe Last March, when the coronavirus was still a distant threat, Innogate to Europe had the chance to interview the Spanish artist Mónica Sánchez Robles. Her studio, located in Madrid, is part of a three-storey coworking space in which we find sculptors, graphic designers, and a craft workshop. “It […]

The student voice: feedback on the AHEH pilot training from students at Swansea College of Art, UWTSD

Staff and students were delighted to take part in the AHEH pilot training programme in Alcalá de Henares in November. With a little time to reflect on the experience, Abagail, Steven, Elisha and Andrew share their reflections on the experience: I am very grateful to have been chosen to participate in the AHEH study pilot. […]

Focusing your university degrees for you next creative business with AHEH project

AHEH project – Arts & Humanities Entrepreneurship Hubs that took place in the Alcalá de Henares University was an incredible and new experience for me. I have never participated in any Erasmus program, so this workshop offered me a perspective I did not knew I needed it before as a Humanities student. During that week […]

Student feedback from Finland Trip

Staff and Students from AHEH project partners were delighted to visit Finland to take part in a pilot training study trip.  The trip included visits to the Design Factory and Urban Mill at Aalto University as well as the Ship Festival at Kotka.  The Ship Festival is an international festival of entrepreneurship including mentoring support […]

MODUM- tackling the importance of fast information and guidance on the reality of the labour market

After having returned from her study period abroad with Erasmus+ Alejandra Dorado was full of energy and motivated to start something new. During her university career, Alejandra had not received specific entrepreneurial training, but together with a group of friends, she decided to participate in the competition Blue BBVA challenge. As an experiential learning workshop, […]

The need to boost entrepreneurship skills at university: an inner look

Interview with Elena Álvarez, 23 years, current student of “Universidad Complutense de Madrid” What do you study? I’m studying English Philology. How important do you consider are transversal Entrepreneurship skills? I think transversal entrepreneurship skills are extremely important. Funnily enough, you don’t realise how important they are until you find yourself in a position in […]

Check Me Out – when academic research meets arts

Today we want to present you an experiment done in Italy by Fusion Art Center from Padova. The search for a university thesis becomes the theoretical structure of a specific artistic operation that emancipates from the exhibition device becoming an expressive metaphor of the contemporary, becoming graft of new projects, accompanied in the development phases, […]

Interview with Sara Holden, Managing Artist of Sculpture by the Sea.

As part of our programme of showcasing examples of entrepreneurial students and graduates from Arts and Humanities subjects, we are please to share an interview with Sara Holden, Managing Artist of Sculpture by the Sea. What does entrepreneurship mean to you? Entrepreneurship means setting up the business of my dreams and gaining financial independence using […]