We are participating in the competition for the title ‘European Capital of Culture' because we feel the need and desire to.
We see the opportunity to reveal
We see the chance in our candidacy to claim a better symbolic place in
We are participating in the competition because we believe that the city's recent new motivation will be part of a long term process so much more than it will be based on a culturally intense project attaching great importance to contemporary cultural forms and promoting creativity.
We are participating in the competition because we are convinced that we are capable of gracing this title by proposing an attractive and federative programme to the whole European population.
We are participating in the competition because we see an opportunity to think of new complementary and solid relations between the city centre and its territory: the town, county,
On this basis
Richard Coconnier, Project Manager.