LIFT is rising up

TAKU / 19.6.2018

LIFT -  New dimensions of media, arts & culture
17.-18. October 2018

Right now the world needs joint action, creativity and meaningful stories. LIFT combines the worlds of media, arts and culture in a completely new way. The two-day festival takes place in mid-October at the Cable Factory – book your ticket now!

What on earth is LIFT?

LIFT is connecting creative minds.
LIFT combines the worlds of media, arts and culture in a completely new way.
LIFT  is a festival - not only a conference.
LIFT is keynotes, workshops, demos, a mini-fair, a pitching competition, music and performances, an evening party, just to mention some things.
LIFT stands for  "crossover"; finding undiscovered dimensions in your work & art by crossing over to new areas and communities.
LIFT connects 700 Finnish and international professionals from the creative sector to one festival.

LIFT Pitch

Call for applications! Pitching competition for Finland-based creative companies and collectives (Available only in Finnish). Read more and apply before August 30th.

Follow the festival and buy tickets

LIFT Facebook
LIFT website
LIFT Twitter
LIFT Instagram

Buy tickets online. Members of TAKU are entitled to a special half price ticket starting from July 1st. Information and details has been sent out in the member's newsletter (19. June). If you are a  TAKU member and did not receive the newsletter and want to buy a member priced ticket, please contact TAKU office

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LIFT is merging SULA - Sustainability and Love for Arts, an event for creative work and business, and Media Digital Summit, an event to speed up digital change in the media context.

LIFT is a joint event organized by Yle Finnish National Broadcasting Company, Kiinteistö Oy Kaapelitalo / Cable Factory, City of Helsinki, AVEK Audiovisual Promotion Center, TAIKE Arts Promotion Centre Finland, TAKU ry, Sun Effects, Creative Finland and AGMA Agents and Managers in Creative Industries.

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Vilja Byström on TAKUn asiantuntija