Observatorium offers a space for reflection and interdisciplinary research combining various perspectives and competences which bring comprehensive view of the festival, aesthetics of symposiums, artistic interactivity with community and organisational strategies. Observatorium sets an aim to develop creative and disputatious environment reflecting creation and programme of the multi-genre festival UM UM. It provides organisers, artists as well as festival viewers with tools to grasp various ways of interaction with art by means of observing the creation of independent experts at the festival.