2017 Edition

The first edition of DISKO ARTS FESTIVAL took place in Ilulissat and Oqaatsut in the Disko Bay area of Greenland, 2–6 August 2017. The festival gathered nearly 40 international and Greenlandic artists on the intersections of the contemporary music and performing arts field. Below, we have gathered impressions from the festival, capturing the atmosphere through the lens of three DISKO artists.

Jonas Ersland is a photographer and designer from Norway. During the Disko Arts Festival he documented the events from day to day.



Anders Berthelsen is a Greenlandic filmmaker, photographer and certified drone pilot. From 2012 he has been working full time as a filmmaker, working with various documentaries, TV broadcasts and film projects in Greenland.



Saga is an Icelandic photographer and director. She is currently based in Reykjavik where she works as a photographer, director and teacher of photography at Ljósmyndaskólinn.