Become a member of Ørkenfortet or
PAK (Professional
Artists København)

Would you like to become a member of Ørkenfortet and get the opportunity to:

  • Book meetings and studios at AFUK
  • Participate in our activities and events at a member price
  • Use the premises 24 hours a day
  • Become part of a large and inspiring network across art forms

The first time you register, you must meet at the Ørkenfortet office during our office hours on Mondays at 15-17. We are located on AFUK’s first floor. If it is not possible for you to come by during office hours, you can write to us at and book another appointment. We look forward to meeting you!

Membership prices Ørkenfortet:
Under 25 years: DKK 500 for 6 months
Over 25 years: DKK 950 for 6 months

Remember to renew your membership when it expires (if your key tag does not work, it probably has expired).

PAK (Professional Artists København)

If you are a professional artist and need to maintain your training, you can access the artist hal and the big hal at AFUK as well as other studios via a membership in PAK. If you wish to be admitted into PAK, you must contact Joel Degerfelt:

Membership prices PAK:
1 month – DKK 400
6 months – DKK 1850
Key deposit – DKK 250
Pay in total at the Ørkenfort office

Remember to renew your membership when it expires (if your key tag does not work, it probably has expired). You can register for PBS or transfer to our account in Arbejdernes landsbank, reg. no. 5336 Account no. 0000244151 or via mobilepay 161504 (remember name & notice). Once you have renewed your membership, your key must be reactivated. To make an appointment for either updating or returning a key, come by during office hours on Mondays between 15-17 or write to All users in the house must be able to show active membership, the membership is personal. If you would like to have guests along, they must also be registered as members.

PAK requirements

To be a member of PAK you need:

  • To be a professional within your field of movement-based stage-art
  • 3 years of professional praxis (within an area that the room facilitates for ex 3 years as a trapeze-artist)
  • 3 years of education, either within circus, dance or other movement-based stage-art
  • To be insured (an insurance that covers physical injuries within high risk activities)
  • Have gotten an introduction to the house and the artist hal (if you haven’t been there before) for safety reasons and to be welcomed in the house

Once a month we give an introduction to the premises of AFUK for new PAK members to join.
The next introduction (for new and old PAK members) is Friday the 7th of June at 16.00 and will be held by Viviana Urriche.

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