Speaker - Business as usual? The role of the arts and arts festivals in our time on Monday, 24 April | 15.00-16.30
Jurriaan Cooiman is the founder and Director of Festival
CULTURESCAPES (2003). He lives and works since 1995 in Basel, Switzerland where
he started organising music and dance festivals. He studied cultural management
at University of Basel. The recent focus of CULTURESCAPES multidisciplinary
biennale were 2021 Amazonas, 2019 Poland, 2017 Greece, 2015 Iceland. Currently
they are preparing for the 2023 edition on Sahara and 2025 Himalaya.