Artival is a new festival organized by Immigrant Art that raises awareness about the diversity among artists living in Denmark.
This year at Immigrant Artival 2016 we take the opportunitiy to introduce the public to Immigrant Art by showcasing the work of artists of different nationalities and ethnic origins at various locations around the city in both traditional and artistically innovative ways. We shall present pictorial art, photographic work, multi-media visual art, animations, documentary film screening. The events program is now available in English and Danish
The artists participating this year are all resident in Denmark and have the following backgrounds: Iranian, Indonesian, French, Italian, Sri Lankan, Kurdish, Syrian, Armenian-Syrian, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, El Salvadorean, Afghan, North American and Palestinian. See the artists profiles in English and Danish.
Read about how the individual events were experienced here.
At Immigrant Artival 2016 also invite you to get to know our network members and some of the wonderful galleries, cafés, public spaces and partner organizations. This year we have the pleasure of working with the following partners:
Global Art Gallery
Københavns Kultur- og Fritidsforvaltning and Råhuset
Natkirken, Vore Frue Kirke
Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke and café Mellemrummet
Venligboerne KBH og Omegn
Events will take place between 24 September and 1 October 2016, with the exhibitions running for between two weeks and one month.
For further information contact
Nicol Savinetti / Immart Founder and Director / firstname.lastname@example.org / +45 2082 2208
We warmly thank Vesterbro Lokaludvalg for their generous support of Artival 2016