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Information about Lahti Fringe Festival 2020 international shows

It has been a crazy spring, and even though some things are returning back to normal, traveling between countries is not one of them. It has not been easy to try to figure out the best way to make an international art festival, when we do not know if anybody will be able to come […]

7 Interesting Facts about Lahti

Fun and interesting facts about city of Lahti that most travel guides miss to mention. 1. One of the most Instagrammable places in Finland is in Lahti Region Kiikunlähde, a turquoise pond with crystal clear water, in Hollola close to Lahti is truly unique. A large spring keeps the water flowing around the year – […]

Over 200 applications to Lahti Fringe Festival – WOW!

The Nordic Fringe Network artist call of five countries and seven cities has yet again provided an amazing result. The third edition of Lahti Fringe Festival received 225 applications from around the world. The artist call was truly a global phenomenon, as over 40 different countries were represented, among them Australia, South Africa and United […]

Kansainvälinen haku ensi vuoden Lahti Fringeen on nyt auki! – International call for Lahti Fringe 2020 is now open!

Ensi syksynä kolmatta kertaa järjestettävä Lahti Fringe Festival on jälleen mukana Pohjoismaisen Fringe-verkoston, eli Nordic Fringe Networkin artistihaussa. Kuukauden auki olevan haun kautta artistit ympäri maailmaa pystyvät hakemaan yhdellä lomakkeella jopa seitsemään eri festivaaliin niin Suomessa, Ruotsissa, Norjassa, Tanskassa kuin Islannissakin. Erityisesti syksyllä järjestettävät festivaalit Lahdessa, Göteborgissa, Bergenissä ja Tukholmassa muodostavat hienon mahdollisuuden Pohjoismaiden kiertueelle. […]

Over 200 artists worldwide submitted their work to Lahti Fringe

The call for international artists closed 31st of December last year. Lahti Fringe Festival received over 200 applications from all over the world. The selection process will be ongoing to the end of February and the team will inform artists about the selections as soon as possible. The second Lahti Fringe Festival will take place […]

Kansainvälinen artistihaku auki! International artistic call open!

Lahti Fringe Festival 2019 järjestetään 4.-7.9.2019. Olemme jälleen mukana NFN -Nordic Fringe Networkin yhteisessä kansainvälisessä artistihaussa. Ja tänä vuonna samalla hakemuksella voi hakea yhteensä seitsemään Fringe-tapahtumaan vuonna 2019. Mukana myös toinen suomalainen Fringe, eli Fin Fringe Turku 10.-12.5.! Mahtavaa! Lahti Fringe Festival 1029 will be organized 4-7th of September 2019. NFN – Nordic Fringe Festival […]

Spontaneus Art Movement – AtelierSER – Bruno and Diogo

Spontaneous Art Movement – AtelierSER” is a project of two Portuguese artists, Bruno and Diogo. They act as a spontaneous collective and they are a creative movement of relational action. Their ‘street’ workshop is based on pro-active public space, sustainability, and community-based activities. Atelier SER propose is the voluntary participation, sharing the exciting experience of […]

Lahti Fringe Festival welcomes all artists to Lahti

Finlands first ever Fringe Festival proudly welcomes all artists from far and nearby to Lahti to enjoy and experience the atmosphere of Lahti Fringe Festival. Lahti is located in the just an hour away from Helsinki. Lahti is known for its sports events and wood and furniture industry. Lahti offers many sites to explore for […]

Service model for urban culture events in Lahti

Lahti Fringe Festival Project builds a year-round service model for creating, supporting and developing new urban culture events through piloting a new culture and art event Lahti Fringe Festival. The project reinforces the urban culture identity and builds the brand of Lahti by involving residents and local organizations in co-creation process. Project activity is event […]