The Accessible Arts and Culture association was founded in Tampere, Finland in 2011. Accessible Arts and Culture promotes international performance and training exchanges and works to build a national and international network. The central task of the association is to promote work opportunities for artists with disabilities and possibilities for cooperation and internationalization’
Kirsi Mustalahti’s personal mission is to develop international cooperation, diversity and accessible services through culture and art. Her jourey began over ten years ago when she realized that human mind, combined with a lack of knowledge, is the biggest disability that she could imagine.
She started to talk about the possibilities to use culture and art as a tool for making world better for everyone and disseminate information on how to develop cooperation and better services for everyone.