CITY OF TARTU
Tartu 2024 bidding process was initiated by Tartu City Council. Tartu 2024 Candidacy Team worked as a sub-institution of the Department of Culture of Tartu City Government from 2017-2019. The Tartu 2024 Foundation (Sihtasutus Tartu 2024 or SA Tartu 2024 in Estonian) was established by a decision of the Tartu City Council in December 2019.
19 SOUTHERN ESTONIAN MUNICIPALITIES
In 2019, municipality leaders from Southern Estonian counties of Põlva, Tartu, Valga and Võru, the City of VIljandi and the City of Tartu signed an agreement of cooperation supporting Tartu's candidacy. The Tartu 2024 Foundation (Sihtasutus Tartu 2024 or SA Tartu 2024 in Estonian) that was established after awarding the title is tasked with coordinating and developing continuous European Capital of Culture cooperation.
Tartu 2024 visual identity for the candidacy period is created by Jakob Päll, Homne Agentuur (www.homne.ee).
Tartu 2024 website is running on a genuine platform developed in Tartu by VOOG (www.voog.com).
PARTNERSWe are grateful to all photographers who share their photos on our website. Special thanks to Gabriela Liivamägi, Taavi Muide, Lilian Lukka.
It is our mission to try to unite every single stakeholder in Tartu, Southern Estonia and further in preparation of Tartu 2024 - European Capital of Culture.