The creative collective Forma: 17 000
The creative collective Forma, a collective of multicultural creatives based on the conviction that crafts and creativity can serve an important role in a more inclusive and life-affirming society. The collective has about 40 active members. Forma is religiously and politically unaffiliated and works to promote democracy, equality and human rights.
17,000 is a figure that has been mentioned in the media. It is that many Afghans that are estimated to be deported from Sweden. 17,000 is also the name and vision of the creative collection Formas new art installation. Forma wants to build an understanding of the number and therefore goes great lengths in the installation consisting of 17,000 individual works of art. For each number there is a personality, a story, a work of art.