The Atelier addresses early career artistic directors, programmers and curators working for art organisations or festivals, as well as those working in a programme related department in a festival.

The Atelier: gathering an enormous variety of creative minds.

About 35 festival managers coming from all over the world who are interested in the artistic aspects of festival management are selected. The Atelier upskills and informs you about the state of play of the world today and offers a time out to reflect critically on the role of festivals in today’s world, infused by people of different backgrounds and perspectives who can challenge and provoke our thinking or the way we do things.