Nordic Village becomes a touring exhibition. 12 Nordic visual art projects will be exhibited at the biennial Lens op de Mens at Fotofestival Pelt in Belgium. The exhibition can be visited from June 6-September 30, 2021.
Nordic Village is a talent platform fostered by Helsinki Photo Festival to support emerging Nordic photographers. The platform exhibits visual artists from the countries of the north to a broad audience in Finland and internationally. The program includes educational activities with experts and artists from the Nordics.
Now the Nordic Village introduces the next generation of emerging Nordic photographers at the biennial Lens op de Mens at Fotofestival Pelt in Belgium. Twelve nordic visual art projects, which were selected through an open call contest at previous editions of Helsinki Photo Festival, are qualified for the program. The following artists will present two works from their series: BIRGITTA STEEN DK; LAURA BISGAARD KROGH and ANDREAS HAUBJERG DK; MARIA KJARTANS IS; ÓMAR SVERRISSON IS; STIG MARLON WESTON NO; SVITHASETH NO; JENNY ROVA SE; SEBASTIAN SARDI SE; MARCUS GUSTAFSSON SE; HENRI AIRO FI; SVANTE GULLICHSEN FI; MARJA SALEVA FI.