26cc is an independent space born by initiative and reflections of a group of young artists and curators, with the will to propose and promote contemporary culture on the basis of sharing, discussion of ideas and paths and active collaborations with other similar institutions throughout Europe.26cc will organize and host workshops, seminars, lectures, exhibitions, screenings and events.26cc poses itself as a focal point, at the same time a physical space and a place for ideas from where to start paths, links, confrontations and relationships with the most actual contemporary researches in Italy and, above all, abroad.Moreover, during 2009 26cc will start a residency program for foreign artists, thus starting concretely the construction of a network between independent spaces in Europe.