Creative2Creative Matching matches creative entrepreneurs working in the arts, crafts, design or media & technology sectors from across Northern Finland, West of Ireland, Mid-Sweden and the South East of Northern Ireland. Each pair works together online over a 6 month period (approx. 2 hours a month) to share their experiences of working in the sector in different countries.
There have been 2 calls for applications to date and the deadline for the 3rd call has been extended to 31 March 2017.
Among the participants in previous rounds were Finland’s Pasi Hakkio who was matched with Northern Ireland’s David Henderson, as well as Fiona Concannon from Ireland who was matched with Rachel Sayers from Northern Ireland. Antti Kaarlela from Finland and Emma Owen from Ireland, both filmmakers, were also matched.