NEU NOW IS AMSTERDAM'S INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL AND PLATFORM SHOWCASING THE NEWEST IN ART ACROSS ALL DISCIPLINES.
The NEU NOW Festival highlights the fluid character of the artistic disciplines through a diverse programme. Exhibitions, performances, workshops, films and artist talks converge to provide new perspectives and opportunities for visitors and participating artists alike. NEU NOW is devoted to presenting the work of exceptional creative talents from art academies across Europe and beyond.
Previously a nomadic event with editions held in Vilnius, Tallinn, Nantes, Porto and Glasgow, NEU NOW has taken up permanent residence in Amsterdam.
The NEU NOW Online Festival features all of the artists that showcased their work in Amsterdam, in addition to a selected group of 35-50 outstanding emerging artists. In 2016, 47 artists from 23 countries were presented in the NEU NOW Online Festival.
NEU NOW collaborates with a diverse range of partners in the cultural sector, including FOAM Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam, FHNW - Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst at Art Basel, Prix Europa Berlin and many more. Selected artists featured in past editions of NEU NOW are invited to show their ongoing work and to participate in residencies such as the NXT Residency.