In addition to hosting the annual Nordic Light International Festival of Photography, Nordic Light Events is involved in, and manages, several different projects. This is both artistic projects connected to the gallery and projects about developing the creative business in the town and region.
Photo Artist Residency
For a trial period of two years, we will welcome in total five artists to our Photo Artist Residency. The artists will live and work in Kristiansund for a period of 3–6 weeks. During this time they will do activitities such as exhibitions and/or workshops. The first artist was here in August/September 2017, the second in January/February 2018.
Nordic Light Up & Coming
The project aims to support young local artist by giving them space exhibit their work. The project is open to all kinds of artistic expressions. We encourage young artists living in Møre and Romsdal county to apply to be a part of the project, and exhibit their art in our gallery.
Creative Business Network
This project is looking into the possibilities of creating a business network for companies in the creative industry in Kristiansund and the Nordmøre region. We will explore the interest for such a network and what kind of services potensial network members request.