ABOUT USInnovadora Stockholm is an Swedish non-profit organisation, awarded for its international work with projects focusing in gender, democracy, social integration as well as creative and cultural industries. Innovadora Stockholm works from an anthropological and ethical perspective dedicated to assume a social responsibility including the participantes throughout the entire process. Innovadora Stockholm was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2008 and is active in Guatemala, Spain and Serbia.
Shari Sabel Strandmark
Shari works as a director and producer for theatre and film. She is particularly interested in creating dynamic portraits focusing on gender issues, portrayal of young people in exposed social situations and social structures. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Politics and Philosophy at Uppsala University.
Siddhartha is a writer and designer for visual arts. He works at IED Istituto Europeo Di Design and gives conferences on international level giving courses on the didactic method of creativity. Siddhartha graduated in Dramatic Arts at Escuela Superior de Arte in Guatemala.
Paco is specialist in project management and social innovation, particularly in organizational development, capacity building, civic engagement and gender. He has a Master degree in Project Management for International Cooperation. Involved in social development projects since his young age he has participated in several associations and civic movements in Central America, Europe and North Africa.
Azusa is a performance artist, children’s book author, certified massage therapist and yoga teacher. Azusa has developed the concept of storytelling yoga and works with children and family within Stockholm municipalities. Azusa is a well skilled in health and wellness and is interested in the opportunities of multicultural exchange.
Anja is a set & costume designer, artist, graphic designer and industrial designer. Educated at the Swedish national university of Dramatic Arts (STDH). Anja works as an artist and designs set and costumes for theatre, dance and opera in Sweden and Germany.
Palle is a director and editor and works internationally in television, film, theatre and performance. Palle examines the social and cultural aspects of concepts such as sexuality, gender, desire and normativity.
Johanna Emanuelsson is an award-winning playwright for theatre and film and has been engaged at Ung Scen Öst, Teater Tribunalen, Dramaten and Riksteatern.
Eva-Märta Granqvist is a journalist, artist and author. She works for the unaccompanied refugees and is one of the founders of the red NU ÄR DET NOG, a group that works to stop the forced deportations from Sweden to Afhganistan.
Christer Fischier is a photographer and is always on the lookout for new people to photograph, outside in the streets or in his studio. Christer goes nowhere without his camara.
Melissa Flores Quiroga
Melissa Flores Quiroga is an entrepreneur as well as graphic and industrial designer. She develops and manages courses and training programmes for schools and companies within the area of innovation and design.