The 2015 festival was held at Amsterdam’s Westergasfabriek from 9 – 13 September. It presented 32 artworks from 65 of Europe’s emerging artists. The works were selected within five broad and permeable categories: Design/Architecture, Film/Animation, Music/Sound, Theatre/Dance and Visual Arts.
In addition to the artists featured at the festival, the NEU NOW website also featured 58 other works of outstanding emerging artists. In total NEU NOW 2015 acted as a platform for 90 artworks from across 27 countries.
NEU NOW is an initiative of ELIA – European League of Institutes of the Arts. NEU NOW 2015 was supported by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union, the Westergasfabriek, the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts (AFK), the Performing Arts Fund NL, the Spanish Embassy in The Hague, the Czech Centre The Hague/Rotterdam and BeamSystems.