Terike Haapoja is the first Finnish Artist to win the ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art

Media release 29.10.2016 The winner of ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art 2016 was announced on Saturday 29th October 2016 at ANTI Prize Weekend. For the first time, the Prize was awarded to a Finnish artist, Terike Haapoja!   The artist was presented with 30,000 euros, making the prize one of Finland’s greatest cultural […]


A Massive ANTI Party in Kuopio!

On Saturday 29th October we will announce the 2016 Winner of the ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art in Kuopio! The world’s only International Prize for Live Art will be awarded for the third time. The Prize is 30,000 euros, with the winning artist receiving a cash prize of 15,000 euros and the same amount […]


ANTI Prize Weekend starts tomorrow in Kuopio!

ANTI Prize Weekend will take place around the ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art between 27th and 29th October 2016 in Kuopio, Finland. The event celebrates today’s most explosive live artists and international collaboration projects.   Programme of the Weekend ANTI Festival will also host an experimental artist residency “Lab” as a part of the […]


Willoh S. Weiland Returns to Kuopio with a Magical Artefact

A new work, Artefact by Willoh S. Weiland, the winner of the ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art 2015, will premiere in Kuopio, Finland in only one week on Friday 28th October!!! The Australian artist and her collaborator, musical director JR Brennan have already returned to the city to work on the project with the community […]


Welcome to Celebrate the Winner of ANTI Prize for Live Art!

ANTI Prize Weekend will take place in Kuopio, Finland between 27th and 29th October 2016. ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art is the core of the event. During the weekend, we will celebrate both the new work by the last year’s winner and the winner 2016! On Saturday 29th October, we will announce the […]


An Experimental Artist Residence in Kuopio

ANTI Festival will host an experimental artist residence “Lab” as a part of the Future DiverCities project between 23rd and 30th October 2016. Four artists from the field of urban, digital, sound and community art will gather together in Kuopio to work in collaboration. The Kuopio Lab is the first of the 19 Artist Labs […]