ongoing Projects

At all times we have different projects going on here at Nordic Light. Below is a small summary of some of the projects that we are currently working on.

Photo Artist residency

In December 2016 Nordic Light started a Photography Artist Residency.  The residency project will span over two years and we Nordic Light will host six different artists during the period. The project is done with support from Møre og Romsdal Fylkeskommune (The County).  Read more about the Artist Residency →

Fotobyen Kristiansund // The Photo City Kristiansund

Developing the city. More information will be published as we are progressing with the project.

PHEN (Photo Europe Network)

In collaboration with other European Photo Festivals we are part of the network PHEN. This network is aiming to be a network where the members can share knowledge (about how to do audience development, the practicalities of running such festivals etc.) and hopefully by time artistic content such as exhibitions and lectures.

Scandinavian festival collaboration

This project is a collaboration between Scandinavian photo festival. The collaboration is aiming to create development and career opportunities for young photographers. We aim to do this through a system of activities which build upon meetings and exchange between the participating festivals.

Participating festivals:
→ Landskrona
→ Back Light
→ Katalog (photographic catalogue)
→ Helsinki Open Photo Festival