'Tips & Lotto' grant
Rosannguaq Rossen, Department of Language, Literature & Media, has been awarded DKK 200,000,- from Tips & Lotto's Pulje C.
The grant is for a project about Strengthening the Greenlandic Heritage: Design of sealskin. The project, which is about to start, is in collaboration with KUA, Kolding Design School, Great Greenland, Ilisimatusarfik and Kalaallisuuliornermik Ilinniarfik in Sisimiut.
The main purpose of the project is to focus on Greenlandic cultural and craft traditions in connection with contemporary design and processing of sealskins. In the longer term, the goal is to revitalize Greenlandic sealskins through design.