AB JOY is an association created in Brussels in 2007 with the purpose of endorsing different forms of performing arts and street performance, especially circus, theater and street arts.

Originally functioning as a legal and administrative structure for various artistic companies and projects, since 2013 Ab Joy asbl also includes the booking and production bureau Ab Joy diffusion with the aim of promoting mainly Belgian companies locally, in Europe and beyond.

OUR MISSIONS

→ to support companies in production and administration
→ to support projects in their strategic development and communication
→ networking, promotion and distribution of shows in Belgium, Europe and beyond
→ coordination, touring and logistics
→ counselling

Veera Kaukoranta

Founder of ‘Ab Joy diffusion’, Veera Kaukoranta has been living in Belgium since 2012. After completing studies in languages, cultural anthropology and human geography in the universities of Turku, Helsinki, Perugia and Roma La Sapienza and after obtaining the resulting Master’s degree in Human Sciences, she gained experience in the communication sector at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland. She began her career in cultural production in Helsinki with the production company Motel Royal Finland. In 2013 she created Ab Joy diffusion, a Brussels based production and booking agency, with the aim of promoting Circus and Street Arts.

+32 (0) 483 65 26 90
veera@abjoy.be