The project received funding because of:
ARTIVAL is a broad Nordic cooperation between Denmark, Iceland, Sweden, Norway and Finland, which gives the project a high Nordic relevance. At the same time, the project also looks beyond the Nordic latitudes by focusing on multiethnic and multicultural artists. In addition, the project has a long-term goal and plan for ARTIVALS development.
The applicant wrote about the project:
ARTIVAL is a Nordic art biennial (Visual, Performance and Literature) that directly addresses sustainable development on the Nordic art scenes. The festival will showcase artists of all nationalities and intersectionalities, with a focus on multilingual and multiethnic artists.