International mobility, exchanges and other events
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International mobility, exchanges and other events
The Benelux countries and Finland

Promoting the international mobility of culture sector professionals is a key focus for the Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux. Through our work, we facilitate exhibitions and performances in Finland and the Benelux countries and also offer travel and accommodation bursaries to encourage art sector professionals to undertake international visits. Our role is to foster international working between academics, journalists and administrators. The institute’s international mobility funding is available to both freelancers and permanent employees and it can also be used to fund performances across a number of artistic disciplines.

Participants in our international mobility initiative:

2015: Timo Soppela (MUU ry, FI), Maaike van Langen (Circusstad, NL), Mariette Dölle (TENT Rotterdam, NL), Gilles Ledure (Flagey, BE) and Eva Neklayeva (Checkpoint Helsinki, FI).

2016: Jean Claude Idée & Nathalie Rimé (BE), Karlien Vanhoonacker (SPRING Performing Arts Festival, Pianofabrik, NL), Charlotte Vandevyver (STUK, BE), Anita van Dolen (Stadsschouwburg, Julidans, NL), Pierre Thys (BE), Samme Raeymaekers (BE), Frank van Berkel (de Doelen, NL), Nav Haq (Muhka), Sophie Lauwerts (Bozar, BE), Zoë Gray (Wiels, BE), Antoine Pickels (SIGNAL Festival, BE), Ivor Stodolsky & Marita Muukkonen (Perpetuum Mobile, FI)

2017: Dieter Van den Storm (Bozar, BE), Benoit Debuyst (BE), Paul Dujardin (Bozar, BE), Conrad Willems (BE), Sivi Valima (FI), Kees Christiaanse(KCAP, NL), Xander Vermeulen Windsant (XVW architectuur, NL), Egbert Fransen (Pakhuis de Zwijger, NL), Simon van Dommelen (LOLA, NL), Rainer Hoffman (SPRING, NL), Bram Coeman (Buda Kortrijk, BE), Tony Van der Eecken (BE), DAS Theatre (NL), Eva Giolo (BE), Pauline Miko (BE), Katariina Guthwert (FI)

Photo © Kaapo Kamu

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