Sweden/ 8.1 Support to artists and other creative workers  

8.1.1 Overview of strategies, programmes and direct or indirect forms of support

Several public authorities provide funding for individual creative artists. Important government agencies in this area include The National Public Arts Council (Statens Konstråd), The Swedish Arts Council (Statens Kulturråd) and The Arts Grants Committee (Konstnärsnämnden). As a part of the inter-ministerial cooperation between the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications, funding is allocated to support cultural and creative industries (see chapter 4.2.4).

Chapter published: 16-05-2017