The Atelier for Young Festival Managers is a one week workshop initiated by the European Festivals Association which will be hosted in Ljubljana (Slovenia), this October. Robert Crispe, Electrofringe’s inaugural Artistic Intern, is one of only forty-five participants selected to take part in this much sought after international program.
is a workshop for aspiring young festival directors to broaden programming skills, network with peers internationally and be inspired by experienced forerunners of the industry. Festival leaders form all over the world guide the Atelier through balanced lectures, workshops, case studies and one to one mentoring.
Earlier this year Robert Crispe, Electrofringe’s inaugural Artistic Intern, was awarded an ArtStart grant to help facilitate his entrepreneurial ambitions as an arts worker, including exploring opportunities of creative event management as well as broadening his skills as a motion graphic, new media artist. The Atelier will be funded by his ArtStart grant.