#RiskandRebellion Participant 7. Ole Reitov


Ole Reitov is an international human rights defender specialized in artistic freedom. He is a member of the UNESCO/EU Expert Facility on the UNESCO Convention 2005 and serves as an advisor to a.o. the Swedish Arts Council. In 1999, he co-founded Freemuse, one the world’s leading organisations defending artistic freedom, acting as Freemuse Executive Director from 2013-2017. In this period, he worked with UN Special Rapporteur Farida Shaheed on the first ever UN report on artistic freedom. He co-developed UNESCO’s monitoring system as well as training manuals on artistic freedom.

More on his website: http://bit.ly/3oL3oz6

#RiskandRebellion (January 24th and 25th, 2021) is a mondial symposium and kick-off of Artists at Risk (AR) – A European Network of Safe Havens (AR-ENSH) a Creative Europe project co-funded by the European Union. AR-ENSH Partner Institutions: Artists at Risk (AR)ArtvedaCCCBStalker and ZKM | Karlsruhe.

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