EFFE Label 20172018 official announcement

4 May 2017

The 715 festivals receiving the EFFE Label 2017-2018 were officilly announced today in Wiesbaden during the EFFE MeetUp in the framework of the Arts Festivals summit.

“The International Jury is convinced to give the greatest diversity of festivals the opportunity to be part of and strive in this new community of festivals. During its deliberations, the Jury was impressed by the immense quality, diversity, exposure of festivals towards the public and their commitment to access and inclusion of all people in society. They also underlined the consistent artistic choices made by festival makers programming both emerging and established artists.” The Jury also “invites the Label holders to join hands for a common movement of festivals stimulating solidarity, the arts, artists, and open conversations.” 

The label recipients are now on EFFE website.

Read the full press release here.