Thank you for ANTI Festival 2017!
ANTI – Contemporary Art Festival took place between 19th and 24th September 2017 in Kuopio, Finland. The festival brought together artists and audience from across Finland and almost 10 different countries.
13 000 participants attended festival events in Kuopio and over 30 000 people followed us on social media.
Thank you to the festival artists, staff members, volunteers, partners, audience members –
everyone who was involved!
In the image: River Lin (TW): Cleansing Service
Return to the festival through images!
Videographer Kim Saarinen and photographer Pekka Mäkinen documented the festival events
during the festival week.
Many festival guests posted images and videos of the festival with #antifestival2017 !
A rare double CD curated in 2008 by artists Alan Dunn and Jeff Young distributed around the festival events! Piia Jokivarsi and Emmi Tuppurainen photographer each recipient!
Tania El Khoury is the 2017 winner of ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art!
Future DiverCities Lab #2 with the artists Joseph O’Farrel (AU), Nastja Säde Rönkkö (FI), Davor Sanvincenti (HR), Anne Roquigny (FR), Anniina Aunola (FI), Emma Fält (FI), Eerika Jalasaho (FI) and Ilkka Kivelä (FI).
Photos above, unless otherwise mentioned, by Pekka Mäkinen.