NEWS: Culturised early childhood development

In a recent article in the Times Education Supplement Sir Peter Bazalgette, the Chairman of Arts Council England, argues that a rich cultural education is the right of all children, bestowing benefits educationally, economically and socially . That this is undoubtedly true becomes self-evident when we consider how diminished our lives would be without just one facet of human experience that is nurtured through engaging children with the arts: imagination.

ICDI founder, Nico Van Oudenhoven wrote, together with Rona Jualla van Oudenhoven, a book about this subject. 

You can order a copy, which cost 20 euro including shipping costs, by sending an email to