UUE – Estonian Contemporary (performance) Art Festival21.02.2018 - 25.02.2018
A chance to meet the young, unprejudiced, thought-provoking and professional artists from Estonia!
Wed, February 21 – Sun, February 25, 2018
Festival pass (incl. 2 performances and screening) 25e
Ticket sales starts in January 2018
UUE-festival celebrates Estonia’s 100th anniversary by presenting the new artistic generation.
Wed, February 21
11:00 Anu Allas & Maria Arusoo: An introduction to Estonian performing arts history, Seminar room, free entry
This lecture and screening, presented by curators Anu Allas (Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn) and Maria Arusoo (Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia), provides a context for UUE festival projects through a survey of key moments in the history of Estonian performance art since the late 1960s.
17:00-18:00 Language cafe, Café Kiasma, free entry
Järvi Lipasti from Tuglas society teaches some basics of the Estonian language to the Finnish writer Rosa Liksom.
19:00 Iggy Lond Malmborg: Physics & Phantasma, Kiasma Theatre, tickets 15/12e / festival pass 25e
Thu, February 22
17:00 Flo Kasearu Artist talk, Seminaar room, free entry
Estonian artist Flo Kasearu talks about her art. Her works are currently presented at Kiasma’s exhibition.
Fri, February 23
18:00 Maria Metsalu: Mademoiselle x, Kiasma Theatre, tickets 15/12e / festival pass 25e
19:00-22:00 Indie Eve Party: SU—MU, Seminaar room – free entry
Come to celebrate Estonia’s independence day with us! The evening presents SU – MU, an electro-dance, folktronica project that combines psychedelic sounds with balearic dance beats, ethnic percussion and ambient tribal vibes.
Sat, February 24
16 Maria Metsalu: Mademoiselle x, Kiasma Theatre, tickets 15/12e / festival pass 25e
Sun, February 25
14 screening, Seminar room, tickets 5e / festival pass 25e:
Kristina Norman: Festive Spaces
Theatre NO99: NO55 Ash and Money + Q&A