In 2008, the 5th anniversary of the festival, we invited a selection of artists who had participated in the last four editions as well as some new names. In this special meeting entitled Sinergia, twelve artists participated in the program of activities that lasted three days.
The participating artists were: Nieves Correa (ES), Isabel León (ES) and Montse Seró (CAT), Anet van de Elzen and Danielle van Vree (NL), Anita Ponton and Fiona Wright (GBR), Sandra Johnston and Anne Seagrave (IRL), Robin Poitras, Leanne Lloyd and Brenda Clenuik (CAN) and Elvira Santamaría (MEX).
We also a programme of workshops led by the participating artists who also gave public presentations of their work. We initiated a collaboration with the Chair of Contemporary Art and Culture at the University of Girona and the following people participated in a round table discussion and individual presentations: Judit Vidiella (CAT), Imma Prieto (CAT), Nieves Correa (ES) and Carme Ortiz (CAT). We also collaborated with the following organizations for the program of projections of images of works by women performance artists: Arxiu Aire (Barcelona), Stichting Performance (NL), Acción! MAD festival (Madrid), Ebent (Barcelona), Infr’action (FR), Interiorbodega (Barcelona), Arrtaccio (Valencia), Chámalle X Festival (Vigo) and Cerco Acció (Saragossa).
Funded by: Elsa Peretti Foundation, Generalitat de Catalunya Institut Català de les Dones, Centre Cultural la Mercè, Ajuntament de Girona, Generalitat de Catalunya Entitat Atònoma de Difusió Cultural, Diputació de Girona.