less festival of contemporary collage
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Launching in 2020,
LESS is a new platform for
contemporary collage, bringing
together an international
community of INFLUENTIAL
COLLAGE MASTERS and
EMERGING IMAGEMAKERS,
working in print, sculpture, digital and moving-image.

OUR INAUGURAL ARTISTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN SUMMER 2020.
LESS FESTIVAL
OF CONTEMPORARY
COLLAGE
VIBORG.DK
18 SEPT –
04 NOV 2020
ARTWORK: NICO KRIJNO
HOW CAN
ART CHANGE
THE WORLD?
LESS FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY COLLAGE WILL SET A NEW AGENDA FOR THE FUTURE OF COLLAGE.
Launching during this time of immense social change, our inaugural festival theme will be, ‘NUTOPIA’, with the proposition to explore future visions of our global community, and ask the question, ‘How can art change our world?’.
ARTWORK: ANNA BU KLIEWER
EXPERIENCE
EXHIBITIONS/
INSTALLATIONS/
TALKS/
WORKSHOPS
LOCATION:
viborg denmark
LESS WILL INSPIRE NEW CONNECTIONS BETWEEN ART AND OUR URBAN ENVIRONMENTS.
Collage will transform our visual landscape and experience; exploring experimental art spaces, site-specific installations, and digital terrains.
TEAM
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Sergei Sviatchenko
CURATOR
Faye Dowling
CREATIVE TEAM
NEW.AGENCY
PROJECT MANAGER
Lars Hamann
LESS Festival of Contemporary Collage Art is part of Viborg cultural commitment as a member of UNESCO creative cities. LESS is founded by influential collage artist Sergei Sviatchenko and a group of business leaders in Viborg municipality. LESS is funded with the generous support of Viborg Kommune, Østjysk Vækstbånd, the Danish Ministry of Culture through Den Jyske Kunst Fond and local and national businesses.