Room to Bloom Festival will take place next 1-4 November 2022 in Malmö, Sweden on the theme: Celebrating Postcolonial and Ecofeminist Art & Activism.
Following the artists gatherings organised by Room to Bloom programme in Athens, Palermo, Kyiv and online, the project organisers are now launching an open invitation to participate in the festival’s programme of exchanges and artist-led workshops.
Who can participate?
- Room to Bloom Community Members (priority will be given).
- Sweden-based artists.
- Artists from the MENA Region (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia).
Priority will be given to:
- Community members who did not participate in Athens and Palermo events.
- Community members who have not received support / exhibited in the context of the Room to Bloom programme.
- Women and non-binary artists from migrant backgrounds.
- A travel grant:
- For artists travelling from Europe: 280 EUR max.
- For artists travelling from the MENA region: 500 EUR max. This does not include the visa cost.
- For artists travelling within Sweden to Malmö: 140 EUR max.
- Those who need accommodation in Malmö will be placed in double, triple and quadruple rooms depending on availability.
This call is open until 31 August for Europe-based artists and until 21 August for MENA-based artists.