Awarded grants

In this section we publish details on the recipients of grants awarded by Frame Contemporary Art Finland starting from 2012. A total of 270,000 euros will be awarded in grants in 2017.

 

Grants awarded annually:

In 2016, a total of 270,000 euros went to 187 applicants.

In 2015, a total of 260,000 euros went to 172 applicants.

In 2014, a total of 250,000 euros went to 112 applicants.

In 2013, a total of 400,000 euros went to 191 applicants.

In 2012, a total of 498,250 euros went to 230 applicants.

2016, travel grants

In 2016, a combined total of €59 850 was awarded in travel grants among 82 applicants. Frame received altogether 413 travel grant applications, approximately 20 per cent of which were approved.

Ahlsved, Malin 500 €
Albrecht, Maija 400 €
Andersson, Ville 470 €
Astala, Lauri 1600€
Autio, Miia 340 €
Drury, Richard 500 €
Elagoz, Samira 400 €
Enkenberg, Erno 900 €
Fält, Emma Vilina 280 €
Hannula, Mika and work group 1500 €
Hautamäki, Jukka 150€
Heino, Terhi 230 €
Helasvuo, Maija and work group 540 €
Helenelund, Corinna 620 €
Horelli, Laura 360 €
Huber, Sasha 1250 €
Huuskonen, Juha 2500 €
Ingman, Lotta 370 €
Jokiranta, Joonas 580 €
Kannisto, Sanna 1500 €
Kannisto, Sanna 300 €
Karklina, Kristiana 450 €
Karttunen, Ulla 610 €
Kausalainen, Essi 600 €
Koitela, Jussi 250 €
Kuorinki, Mikko 1000 €
Laasonen, Tiina 690 €
Laine, Lauri 1500 €
Laurila, Milja 700 €
Leppälä, Anni 350 €
López Rodríguez, Blanca Victoria 2500 €
Långström, Minna 1250 €
Maher, Steve 260 €
Maher, Steve 550 €
Malin, Sampo 420 €
Moisander, Nelli 500 €
Mänttäri-Buttler, Alina 500 €
Nyholm, Erica 880 €
Näsänen, Elena 300 €
Pajarre, Satu 360 €
Pallasvuo, Jaakko 400 €
Palosaari, Sari 600 €
Parkkinen, Sami 800 €
Pathirane, Sara 510 €
Pimenoff, Vilma 400 €
Pirilä, Marja 1250 €
Rahaa, Sepideh 440 €
Reinhard, Aurora 900 €
Reivilä, Anna 150 €
Roberts, Liisa 2600 €
Rousseau, Gregoire 800€
Rönnholm, Emma 275 €
Salmenkivi, Maiju 300 €
Siirtola, Anne 600 €
Siitari, Pirkko 2500 €
Sobucka, Katarzyna 450 €
Straschnoy, Axel 770 €
Suomi-Väänänen, Maarit 400 €
Sutela, Jenna 540 €
Takala, Pilvi 500 €
Tammisaari, Tuukka 1100 €
Tervo, Sakari and work group Sorbus 600 €
Tuominen, Timo 600 €
Valkonen, Ilona 1000 €
van Ingen, Sami 500 €
Väyrynen, Mirimari 740 €
Work group Cabanis Jeanne and Aurore Le Duc 300 €
Work group Fellrath Till and Sam Bardaouil 1200 €
Work group Forrest Marianne and Kate Cooper 450 €
Work group Griffith Kio and Irie Ichiro 2000 €
Work group Hamm Kalle and Dzamil Kamanger 350 €
Work group Huber Sasha and Petri Saarikko 1000 €
Work group Ilomiehet 500 €
Work group Isorättyä Teija and Pekka 500 €
Work group TwoSeven Jussi and Taneli Stenberg 1200 €
Work group Kalleinen Tellervo and Miia Rinne 1040 €
Work group Pugliese Roberto and Jukka Hautamäki 200 €
Work group Vehviläinen Vesa and Juha 530 €
Yppärilä, Jenni 275 €

Three of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2016, project grants, March application round

In March 2016, a combined total of €21,650 in project grants was awarded among 52 applicants. Frame received 162 applications in all.

Aho, Heini €2,000
Autio, Elina €3,000
Balzer Projects €3,800
Boynik, Sezgin €4,000
Court, John €3,000
Eklund, Eeva-Leena €3,500
Fattori, Attilia €600
Finsk-norsk kulturinstitutt €1,000
Fredriksson, Leonora €3,000
Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo €5,000
Galerie Anhava €4,000
Gusev, Alexander Anatolievich €2,000
Gwangju Biennale Foundation  €,6000
Hanén, Anni €2,000
Helsinki Contemporary €3,000
Geller, Jiri €2,000
Hong, Bora €2,000
Huber, Sasha €500
Hukkataival, Helinä €1,400
Humberg, Paula €600
Hurskainen, Wilma €4,000
Hölttö, Ismo €3,000
Ketonen, Pertti €3,000
Koljonen, Tanja €1,600
Kunstventures Oy €2,000
Laitinen, Antti €3,000
Landskrona Foto €2,500
Lehtonen Braun, Niina €4,500
Les Palettes du Kamer €2,400
Škofja Loka Museum €3,500
Majuri, Susanna €200
Makslas menedzmenta un informacijas centrs €2,000
Moscow Biennial Art Foundation €3,000
MTÜ Eesti Kaasaegse Kunsti Muuseum €1,200
Muttonen, Kasper €1,000
Niskanen, Pekka €2,800
Nyholm, Erica €2,000
Paikkari, Pekka €4,000
Pathirane, Sara €900
Pesonen, Liisa €1,900
Rikala, Mikko €1,500
Rope, Jenni €2,000
Sakkinen, Riiko €650
Salmela, Paula €500
Sirviö, Sauli €500
Association of Finnish Sculptors €1,500
Sutela, Jenna €2,500
Finnish Painters’ Union €1500
Timonen, Maija €2,600
Tuori, Anna €4,000
Victor Barsokevitsch Society  €2,000

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2016, project grants, November 2015 application round

In November 2015 a total of €100,780 in project grants was awarded for 2016 among 53 applicants. Frame received 175 applications in all.

Arte ry €3,000
Artphoto.asc €2,500
Association ”KIM?” / kim? Contemporary Art Centre €1,000
Astikainen, Maija €1,400
Blåfield, Maija €1,500
Byström, Otto / Sorbus €1,000
Centre for Contemporary Art Derry-Londonderry €2,000
COMPANY Helsinki Oy €8,000
Dots: förening för audiovisuell konst rf €2,000
Duncker, Henrik €1,000
Ekeberg, Jonas €2,000
Enkenberg, Erno €1,300
Erre, Erika €1,400
Fotogalleriet [format] €1,000
Fundação Bienal de São Paulo €1,500
Granqvist Pasi €1,000
Hakala Outimaija €500
Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College €3,200
Heiska, Hannaleena €600
Helander, Marja €730
Henttonen, Markus €2,000
Huhta, Aapo €2,000
Instituto Iberoamericano de Finlandia/ The Finnish Cultural Institute in Madrid €3,000
Itkonen, Tiina €2,000
Jakowleff, Renata €1,800
Kiiski, Hertta €3,000
Koskentola, Kristiina €1,000
Kina, Jonna €340
Kurz, Karina-Sirkku €2,000
Kutikuti ry €2,270
Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art €3,000
Mononen, Sini €2,500
MUU ry. €2,000
OBORO €2,000
Perpetuum Mobile ry. €4,000
Pimenoff, Ida €1,000
Puranen, Jorma €2,500
Pöllänen, Minna €1,200
Riga Photography Biennial €1,000
roARaTorio €2,000
Roberts, Liisa €2,500
Straschnoy, Axel €800
The Finnish Comics Society €3,000
The Finnish Institute in London €2,000
Photographic Centre Peri €2,000
van Ingen, Juha €850
Watson, Kay €990
Vesala, Jarno €1,200
Wilhelmus, Willem €800
Vuokola, Marko €5,000
Ytan Ideell förening €900
Ziegler, Sebastian €3,000

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2015, travel grants, November

In November 2015, a total of 10,106 euros in travel grants was awarded among 13 applicants. We received 18 applications; 72 per cent of the applicants received a positive grant decision. The travel grants were awarded from funds consisting of returned and cancelled grants from 2014.

•    Björk, Helena €650
•    Geagea, Noora €900
•    Kalleinen, Oliver €250
•    Keränen, Olli €586
•    Korkeila, Jukka €710
•    Leino, Kalle €586
•    Luutonen, Maija €586
•    Ojala, Konsta €400
•    Ollikainen, Panu €680
•    Roberts, Liisa €3,000
•    Sirviö, Sauli €586
•    Vaittinen, Timo €586
•    Wesamaa, Laura €586

2015, travel grants, October

In October 2015, Frame awarded 8,200 euros in travel grants among 13 applicants. We received 33 applications in all, approximately 40 per cent of which were approved.

•    Fält, Emma €400
•    Hallikainen, Mikko €300
•    Heinonen, Henrik €150
•    Huuskonen, Juha €700
•    Kannisto, Sanna €750
•    Karvonen, Otto €940
•    Laurila, Milja €700
•    Reichstein, Alexander €1,640
•    Sadatizarrini, Sepideh €520
•    Seppo, Sanni €200
•    Siitari, Pirkko €800
•    Tonteri, Irma, €700
•    Tuomarla, Riikka €400

2015, travel grants, September

In September 2015, Frame awarded 4,931 euros in travel grants to eight applicants. We received 64 applications in all, approximately 12.5 per cent of which were approved.

•    Aho Heini €480
•    Brotherus Elina €700
•    Halonen Paavo €700
•    Hukkataival Helinä €371
•    Kanto Hanna €700
•    Orenius Marika €500
•    Ziegler Sebastien €480

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2015, travel grants, August

In August 2015, Frame awarded 7,100 euros in travel grants among 13 applicants. We received 69 applications in all, approximately 19 per cent of which were approved.

•    Haapoja Terike €500
•    Haaslahti Hanna €500
•    Kuorinki Mikko €800
•    Lukkarinen Sami €500
•    Luutonen Maija €300
•    Löfgren Sonja €400
•    Metso Juha €800
•    Mäkilä Rauha €500
•    Ojala Konsta €700
•    Panchamia Deepa €500
•    Rikkinen Anna €600
•    Sutela Jenna €500
•    Tuori Anna €500

2015, travel grants, June

2015, travel grants, June

In June 2015, Frame awarded 6,320 euros in travel grants  among nine applicants.

•    Heino Timo, €500
•    Itkonen Tiina, €580
•    Närhinen Tuula, €1,200
•    Pallasvuo Jaakko, €620
•    Pälviranta Harri, €1,050
•    Rantala Hannele, €970
•    Roberts Liisa, €650
•    Salonen Elsa, €170
•    Vehviläinen Vesa, €580

2015, project grants, March application round

Frame awarded 106,200 euros to 64 applicants in the project grant round that took place in March 2015.

•    Brotherus Elina, €4,000
•    Creative Association of Curators TOK, €1,500
•    Dundee Contemporary Arts, €2,500
•    Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux, €800
•    Finnish Cultural Institute in Madrid, €2,000
•    Finnish Cultural Institute in New York, €2,000
•    FixC osuuskunta, €700
•    Galleri 21, €3,000

  • Granqvist Pasi, 1000 €
  • Hagelberg Matti, €3,000 
  • Helander Marja, €200
    •    Henttonen Markus,€3,000
    •    Immonen Kati, €200
    •    Jokisalo Ulla, €500
    •    Kaarnamo Niina-Anneli, €1,000
    •    Kannisto Sanna, €2,000
    •    Karvonen Otto, €3,000
    •    Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, €4,000
    •    Ketola Maippi, €200
    •    Kiiski Hertta, €200
    •    Kina Jonna, €2,000
    •    Korkalo Tuomas, €900
    •    La Galerie CAC, €1500
    •    Lappi Laura, €1,500
    •    Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, €1,500
    •    Lecklin Johanna, €2,500
    •    Lofoten International Art Festival, €2,000
    •    Maarit Suomi-Väänänen, €450
    •    Mattila Jaakko, €1,000
    •    Mehiläispesä ry (Galleria Huuto), €2,500
    •    Modig Kimmo,€ 1,500
    •    MTÜ Fotokunstnike Ühendus/NGO Union of Photography Artists, €,2000
    •    Muth David, €2,500
    •    MUU ry, €2,000
    •    Nauha Tero, €1,000
    •    New Performance Turku ry, €3,500
    •    Niemi Maaria, €1,500
    •    Nikkanen Aapo, €200
    •    Niskanen Pekka, €700
    •    Nordic Contemporary, €2,000
    •    Nordic Light International Photo Festival, €1,500
    •    Osuuskunta Forum Box, €4,000
    •    Oy Anhava & Gullichsen Ab / Galerie Anhava, €,3000
    •    Pallasvuo Jaakko, €1,000
    •    Pirilä Marja, €1,500
    •    Puhakka Eeva-Liisa, €600
    •    Punkt Ö /Momentum Biennale of Contemporary Art, €2,000
    •    Rantala Hannele, €3,000
    •    Razavi Bita, €2,000
    •    roARaTorio, €1,500
    •    Romppanen Johannes, €2,000
    •    Rosenlund Tuomo, €200
    •    Rousseau Gregoire, €1,000
    •    Rönkkö Nastja Säde, €1,000
    •    Silomäki Jari, €650
    •    Simonsson Kim, €2,000
    •    Straschnoy Axel, €1,000
    •    Szrama Tomasz, €500
    •    Ukkonen Emilia, €200
    •    Unknown Cargo ry, €2,000
    •    Vaara Roi, €1,000
    •    Valokuvakeskus Peri ry, €2,000
    •    Viika Sakari, €1,000

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2015, project grants, November 2014 application round

In November 2014, a total of €142 182 in grants was awarded for 2015 among 52 applicants.

•    Arte ry, €3,000
•    AV-arkki ry, €3,500
•    Baÿ Catherine, €800
•    Bruno Diego and work group, €1,500
•    Bury Art Museum and Sculpture Centre, €5,000
•    CAMS srl for Collezione Maramotti, €1,000
•    C/O Berlin Foundation, €2,682
•    EGS, €1,000
•    Fellrath Till, €1,200
•    FixC osuuskunta, €3,000
•    Galerie Anhava / Oy Anhava & Gullichsen Ab, €4,000
•    Gothenburg Museum of Art, €4,000
•    Grafiikanpaja Himmelblau Oy, €3,000
•    Hai Art, €1,200
•    Helsinki Contemporary, €1,500
•    Hänninen Nanna, €1,000
•    Kalleinen Oliver and work group, €4,000
•    Karjalainen Hannu, €1,500
•    Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, €15,000
•    Kerätär Kaisa and workgroup, €2,500
•    Kivinen Kati, €600
•    Koivisto Kaisu, €3,000
•    Kuittinen Liina and work group, €,1000
•    Lahtinen Joonas and work group, €500
•    Lapin taiteilijaseura ry, €2,500
•    MacGilp Alexandra, €2,500
•    Malmström Henrik, €2,000
•    Musta Saukko ry, €3,000
•    MUU ry, €3,000
•    New Performance Turku ry, €3,000
•    Nieminen Heini and work group, €2,000
•    Olin Johan and work group, €3,000
•    Pale Mimosa, €1,000
•    Parkkinen Sami, €3,000
•    Pimenoff Ida, €,3000
•    Royal British Society of Sculptors, €9,600
•    Rozenfelds Martins, €2,000
•    Rusanen Jukka, €1,000
•    Saarto Ari and work group,€2, 500
•    Setari Nicola, €500
•    Sinne / Stiftelsen Pro Artibus, €3,000
•    Stichting Artery, €2,000
•    Stiftelsen Fotogalleriet, €3,500
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute in New York Foundation, €5,000
•    Tikka Heidi, €2,500
•    Toija Tommi, €3,000
•    Watson Sam, €,1000
•    Virmakoski Helka Inari, €,1000
•    Wittocx Eva, €300

Three of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2014, March application round

In March 2014 a total of €77,750 in grants was awarded among 53 applicants.

•    Alftan Henni, €500
•    Arlander Annette, €1,000
•    Autio Pasi, €2,500
•    AV-arkki, €4,000
•    Bacos Nina, €1,500
•    Cranbrook Art Museum, €3,000
•    Finsk-norsk kulturinstitutt, €500
•    Fotografisk Center, €500
•    Future Gallery, €,2000
•    Greie-Ripatti Antye, €500
•    Kunsthall Grenland, €2,000
•    Helasvuo Maija, €2,000
•    Helsinki Contemporary, €1,000
•    Horelli Laura, €1,000
•    Häkkinen Päivi, €1,500
•    Ingman Lotta, €250
•    Karki Kati, €250
•    Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen gGmbH, €700
•    Kainulainen Pekka, €400
•    Kuosmanen Soma, €400
•    Kylmänen Valpuri, €1,500
•    Ledentsa Toni, €600
•    Liimatainen Matias, €1,000
•    Lindroos Teemu, €500
•    Luukkonen Kaisa, €1,000
•    Långström Minna, €600
•    MHKA Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, €750
•    Moisander Juhana, €500
•    Mononen Katri, €3,000
•    Nauha Tero, €350
•    Nieminen Heini, €1,300
•    Nyholm Erica, €250
•    Näsänen Elena, €500
•    Odumosu Temi, €800
•    Putnam James, €3,500
•    Valokuvakeskus Nykyaika ry, €2,500
•    Pohjoinen Valokuvakeskus ry – Nordliga Fotocentret, €2,500
•    Putus Matias, €1,500
•    Rigler Marlene, €700
•    Rikala Mikko, €250
•    Roos Nina, €1,500
•    Saarikko Petri,€1,500
•    Sailamaa Anna, €1,500
•    Seikkula Aura, €2,400
•    Shon Seihee, €7,000
•    Sutela Jenna, €250
•    Törmälehto Samppa, €400
•    Vainio Henna, €800
•    VERIA Foundation, €1,500
•    Yli-Ikkelä Anne, €1,800

Three of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2014, October 2013 application round

In October 2013 a total of €165 260 in grants was awarded for 2014 among 57 applicants.

•    Art As Foundation, €5,000
•    Booth Rayne, €1,000
•    Boric Irena, €2,000
•    Braun Matti,€2,200
•    COMPANY Helsinki Oy, €8,000
•    Dahlsten Annika, €1,400
•    Davis Charlotte, €2,000
•    Estarriola Anna, €1,600
•    Gaál Miklos, €4,000
•    Grafiikanpaja Himmelblau Oy, €2,500
•    Haus am Waldsee, €4,000
•    Hytönen Petri, €2,500
•    Itkonen Tiina, €5,000

•    Kamanger Dzamil, €1,200
•    Kangasmaa Minna, €4,000
•    Kannisto Aino, €1,600
•    Kasari Juan, €1,500
•    Korhonen Arto, €5,000
•    Korjaamo Group, €4,000
•    Kuchka Heta, €2,000
•    Laboratorio HG80 Società cooperativa, €3,500
•    Lehtinen Jukka, €2,000
•    Lunds Konsthall, €4,000
•    Lähteenmäki Saana Inari, €560
•    Mehiläispesä ry, Bikupa rf, €4,000
•    Museum of Arts and Design, €2,000
•    MUU ry. , €5,000
•    Mäkilä Jarmo, €6,000
•    Oksanen Hanna Kaisa, €1,100
•    Pirilä Marja, €5,000
•    Pohjola Ilppo, €3,000
•    Porola Laura, €2,000
•    Pälviranta Harri, €1,900
•    Pöllänen Minna, €1,000
•    Raitanen Tiina, €2,500
•    ROARATORIO, €2,000
•    Rytkölä Johanna, €4,000
•    Saarikoski Juri, €800
•    Schuppert Mirjami, €2,300
•    Slotte Caroline, €2,500
•    Stills ltd, €2,000
•    The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €3,000
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux, €1,000
•    Association of Finnish Sculptors, €3,000
•    Finnish Comics Society, €3,000
•    Taiteilijaosuuskunta Toolbox, €3,500
•    Tampere School Kuvajournalistit ry, €3,000
•    Tartu Art Museum, €2,400
•    Tervo Mirja, €3,500
•    The American-Scandinavian Foundation, €2,000
•    Valokuvataiteilijoiden liitto ry, €2,700
•    Vainikka Laura, €2,000
•    Valkola Marja-Leena, €1,500
•    Väinö Tanner Foundation, €10,000
•    Wrede Stuart, €3,500
•    Ziegler Sebastian, €2,400

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2013, October application round

In October 2013, a total of 26,520 euros in grants was awarded among 13 applicants.

•    Blåfield, Maija, €1,500
•    Hintsanen, Päivi, €2,000
•    Husberg, Hanna, €1,000
•    Jatkola, Minna, €2,000
•    Kaski, Heikki, €4,000
•   Artists’ Association of Lapland, €2,000
•    Laurila, Milja, €3,000
•    Martikainen, Outi, €,1000
•    Nurminen, Tero, €220
•    Paunu, Tarmo, €4,000
•    Rajataide ry., €800
•    Räisänen, Arja-Liisa, €4,000
•    Tilttula, Eero, €1,000

2013, August application round

In August 2013, a total of 200,150 euros in grants was awarded among 87 applicants.

•    Aiha, Martti, €8,000
•    Andersson, Ville, €2,000
•    Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, €4,000
•    Cardoso, Helena, €5,000
•    Carvalho, Márcio, €2,000
•    Court, John, €1,200
•    Davis Museum, €3,700
•    Ekholm, Juha Allan, €1,200
•    Erkola, Michiko, €2,000
•    Erna och Victor Hasselblads Stiftelse, €1,000
•    Fluxee ry, €1,900
•    Förening Galleri A50, €4,000
•    Försti, Elina and work group, €2,000
•    Gallery 00130, €5,000
•    Granqvist, Pasi,  €1,000
•    Haapala, Tapio, €1,000
•    Haarla-Vahvelainen, Siiri, €1,000
•    Haavisto, Satu, €1,500
•    Hannula, Eeva, €400
•    Heikkilä, Jaakko, €1,500
•    Heikura, Hannes, €3,000
•    Heinonen, Anssi and work group, €600
•    Immonen, Helka, €1,200
•    Irigoyen, Jon, €1,400
•    Jääskeläinen, Aino, €1,000
•    Kaikkonen, Kaarina, €5,000
•    Kallio, Mikko, €700
•    Kangas, Sunna, €500
•    Kaski, Heikki, €550
•    Kausalainen, Essi, €250
•    Kelaranta, Timo, €4,000
•    Keränen, Olli, €4,000
•    Kina, Jonna, €2,000
•    Kinnunen, Anni, €1,500
•    Koitela, Jussi, €500
•    Koponen, Tanja, €1,300
•    Kukkonen, Pertti, €2,000
•    Kumela, Kimmo and work group, €1,500
•    Kumpulainen, Hannele,  €3,000
•    Kunstverein Nürnberg – Albrecht Dürer Gesellschaft, €2,000
•    Artists’ Association of Lapland, €1,500
•    Lehtinen, Janne, €4,000
•    Liulia, Marita and work group, €1,000
•    Luhta, Irma, €400
•    Luutonen, Maija, €2,000
•    Lönnroos, Jaana, €1,000
•    Maijala, Jaana and work group, €2,000
•    Martikainen, Aleksi, €350
•    Maryland Art Place Inc., €2,300
•    Mattila, Jaakko and work group, €4,000
•    Melander, Marco and work group, €1,000
•    Modig, Kimmo, €900
•    Mäenpää, Kaija, €2,000
•    Nikkanen, Aapo, €500
•    Otto Zoo, €1,300
•    Palosaari, Sari, €300
•    Perpetuum Mobile ry, €3,000
•    Pimenoff, Ida, €3,000
•    Puronen, Riikka Elina, €5,000
•    Päiväläinen, Riitta, €2,000
•    Quante, Nadja,€2,500
•    Rantala, Hannele, €4,000
•    Reykjavik Art Museum, €5,000
•    Rikala, Mikko, €1,000
•    Rossi, Johanna, €1,200
•    Rönkkö, Nastja Säde, €2,000
•    Sarjakuvan tiedotuskeskus ry, €1,000
•    Sarje, Kimmo, €3,000
•    Stenvall, Kaj, €2,000
•    Suhonen, Jenny, €800
•    Summerhall Management Ltd, €1,500
•    The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €6,000
•    The Museum of Finnish Photography Foundation, €6,000
•    Sutela, Jenna and work group, €2,000
•    Taulu, Anssi and work group, €1,500
•    Tonteri, Irma and work group, €2,000
•    Tykkä, Salla, €4,000
•    Vaara, Roi, €1,100
•    Vainio, Matti and work group, €2,500
•    Weckman, Jan Kenneth, €4,000
•    Wolfram, Maria, €1,800
•    Vuorenmaa, Camilla, €3,500
•    Väisänen, Hannu, €4,000
•    Väyrynen, Mirimari, €800

One of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2013, April application round

In April 2013, a total of 169,200 euros in grants were awarded among 78 applicants.

•    Abidin, Adel, €4,000
•    Aho, Heini, €500
•    Galerie Anhava, €3,000
•    Astala, Lauri, €2,000
•    AV-Arkki, €5,000
•    Boynik, Sezgin and work group,€1,000
•    Bruno, Diego, €850
•    CIRCA Contemporary Art Projects Ltd, €2,000
•    Copper, Markus, €9,000
•    Court, John, €1,000
•    Emzin – Institute of Creative Production, €1,700
•    Ferretti, Alberto, €5,000
•    Fluxee ry, €5,000
•    Forum Box -osuuskunta, €6,000
•    Giovanni, Carmine, €900
•    Galleria Heino, €4,000
•    Haikala, Katriina, €4,000
•    Hald, Grethe, €2,000
•    Hukkataival, Helinä and work group, €700
•    Husberg, Hanna €2,000
•    van Ingen, Sami, €1,500
•    Ilvessalo, Johanna and work group, €1,500
•    Ikonen, Riitta and work group, €2,000
•    Kainulainen, Katri, €500
•    Kainulainen, Pekka, €500
•    Kannisto, Aino, €5,000
•    Karhu, Mika, €2,600
•    Karhunen, Jaakko, €200
•    Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, €5,000
•    Kastemaa, Heikki, €1,200
•    Kinnunen, Jonna, €300
•    Kivinen, Tiina,  €1,200
•    Koitela, Jussi, €300
•    Korkalo, Tuomas and work group, €2,000
•    Koski, Janne and work group, €2,000
•    Kucia, Karoliina, €2,200
•    Kuoppala, Riikka, €500
•    Kuorinki, Mikko, €1,000
•    Kåhre, Markus, €2,500
•    Lecklin, Johanna, €500
•    Lenkkeri, Ville, €4,000
•    Lukkarinen, Sami, €2,000
•    Luleå Konsthall, €2,500
•    Maijala, Jaana and work group, €2,000
•    Moilanen, Tuula and work group, €1,500
•    Moisander, Juhana, €500
•    Munoz Alcantara, David, €1,500
•    Musta saukko ry / SIC, €3,000

•    MUU ry, €2,000
•    Mäki, Teemu, €1,500
•    Mäkiö, Mari, €800
•    Nauha, Tero and work group, €2,500
•    Nuutinen, Veikko, €500
•    Nyqvist, Thomas, €2,300
•    OpenART, €5,000
•    Palais de Tokyo,  €3,900
•    The Photographers’ Gallery,  €2,500
•    TOK Creative Association of Curators, €2,500
•    Tukiainen, Katja, €3000
•    Rajataide ry, €800
•    Rönnholm, Emma, €800
•    Seppo, Sanni and work group, €4,000
•    Seraphin, Lena, €1,500
•    Stiftelsen Fotogalleriet, €3,500
•    Finnish Comics Society, €1,500
•    Suomi-Väänänen, Maarit, €300
•    Sutela, Jenna and work group, €1,500
•    Szrama, Tomasz, €150
•    Reality Research Centre, €1,000
•    Turun maakuntamuseon ystävät ry, €5,000
•    Turun taidegraafikot ry, €900
•    Varoma, Linda, €800
•    Vatanen, Niina, €3,000
•    Villa, Javier, €600
•    Wirkkala, Maaria, €1,200

Two of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2012, Autumn

•    Albrecht, Kristoffer and work group, €1,800
•    Andersson, Jan-Erik, €4,000
•    Animaation Apupyörä ry, €2,500
•    Blok, Maurice, €600
•    Breadfield, €2,000
•    Butt Juvonen, Duncan, €700
•    Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, €4,000
•    Cultural Centre of Belgrade, €5,000
•    Cultural Front, €1,000
•    Esposito Yussif, Giovanna, €1,500
•    FixC osuuskunta, €2,000
•    Harri, Inkeri, €700
•    Heino, Aaron, €4,000
•    Heiska, Tiina Maaret, €1,500
•    Helasvuo, Maija Riitta, €1,000
•    HIAP ry, €7,500
•    Huber, Sasha, €2,000
•    Hujala, Miina  and work group, €2,000
•    Hukkataival, Marja, €600
•    Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, €1,000
•    Isomaa, Eeva-Liisa, €3,000
•    Jylhä, Pekka, €1,500
•    Jyläs-Wang, Saana, €1,700
•    Kallio, Mikko  and work group, €2,000
•    Kantonen, Pekka  and work group, €4,000
•    Karila, Eemil, €1,200
•    Karttunen, Ulla Annikki, €1,500
•    Karvonen, Otto, €5,000
•    Katajamäki, Aimo, €4,000
•    Kela, Leena, €800
•    Kennedy, Juliette, €2,000
•    Kerätär, Anne Kaisa, €2,000
•    Koivisto, Kaisu, €3,000
•    Kovanen, Erica, €1,300
•    Kristinsson, Magnus Logi, €600
•    Kuukka, Raakel, €500
•    Kärkkäinen, Reijo, €1,500
•    Lampisuo, Marko, €1,500
•    Lapin taiteilijaseura ry, €1,000
•    Larjosto, Harri and workgroup, €5,000
•    Le Mois de la Photo à Montreál, €4,000
•    Lehtinen, Jukka, €2,000
•    Lonka, Sirkka-Liisa, €2,000
•    Lundström, Jan-Erik, €6,000
•    Luutonen, Maija and work group, €2,000
•    Majuri, Susanna, €600
•    Malka, Raija, €1,500
•    Mehiläispesä ry, €1,500
•    Melander, Marco and workgroup, €500
•    Metsähuone, Kirsi-Marja, €500
•    Muoz, David, €1,000
•    Museum of Contemporary Art Leipzig, €2,000
•    MUU ry, €1,000
•    Nelson, Norah and work group, €1,500
•    Nieminen, Heini, €2,000
•    Niskanen, Pekka Ilmari, €900
•    Norrtälje konsthall, Norrtälje kommun, €5,000
•    Nurminen, Marja, €2,000
•    Näsänen, Elena, €500
•    Oja, Milla-Kariina, €1,500
•    Oulun taiteilijaseura 63 ry, €1,500
•    Paakkola, Mikko, €500
•    Pale, Mimosa, €600
•    Palomäki, Nelli, €2,000
•    Parkkinen, Sami, €1,500
•    Paunu, Paavo Veikko, €2,000
•    Paunu, Tarmo, €3,000
•    Pelkki, Sini, €1,000
•    Pro Litografia ry, €3,000
•    Puustinen, Merja and work group, €2,000
•    Rantala, Hannele, €500
•    Razavi, Bita, €1,000
•    Rekula, Heli,  €3,000
•    Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, €3,000
•    Ringborg, Theodor, €3,200
•    Ruscica, Jani, €5,000
•    Salminen, Pauliina, €500
•    Saukkonen, Teemu, €2,500
•    Sipilä, Elina,  €500
•    Siukonen, Jyrki, €400
•    SKUC Assosiation, €2,000
•    Snowball Cultural Productions, €1,500
•    Stills, €2,500
•    Stracke, Caspar and work group, €3,500
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €2,000
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €5,000
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €1,200
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €600
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux, €4,000
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute in New York, €,6000
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute in St Petersburg/ St Petersburg Foundation, €7,000
•    The Artists’ Association of Finland – Konstnärsgillet i Finland ry, €8,000
•    Suomi-Väänänen, Maarit, €1,100
•    Suoniemi, Minna, €500
•    Szrama, Tomasz, €600
•    Sääski, Juha, €2,500
•    Taidesäätiö Pro Arte, €1,000
•    Tamminen, Anne and work group, €2,500
•    The Living Art Museum (LAM), €2,000
•    Tikka, Heidi, €2,000
•    Tikka, Pia and workgroup, €1,500
•    Timonen, Maija, €1,500
•    Tuori, Anna, €2,000
•    Tuori-Luutonen, Heli and work group, €1,500
•    Uusitalo, Kristiina,  €3,000
•    van Ingen, Sami, €800
•    Weckman, Jan, €2,000
•    Vellonen, Jarmo, €800
•    Vuorenpää, Sari, €800
•    Väisänen, Arto and workgroup, €2,000
•    Zambon, Filippo, €1,000
•    Ziegler, Denise, €4,000
•    Århus Kunstbygning, €3,000

Five of the grantees wished to remain anonymous.

2012, Spring

•    Aalto, Jussi, €1,500
•    Ahonen, Antti and work group, €1,800
•    Ala-Maunus, Petri, €900
•    American-Scandinavian Foundation, €5,000
•    Arte Vida Arte ry, €3,000
•    Beloff, Laura, €1,200
•    Biennale of Sydney, €5,000
•    Brander, Pirjetta,  €3,000
•    Cederberg, Juha Petteri, €800
•    Center for Art and Culture /  MediaArtLab, €1,500
•    Center of Contemporary Art Tbilisi, €1,500
•    Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, €6,000
•    Copenhagen Art Festival, €2,500
•    Creative Association of Curators TO K, €800
•    Cultural Centre of Belgrade, €5,000
•    Erna och Victor Hasselblads Stiftelse, €3,000
•    Erna och Victor Hasselblads Stiftelse, €6,000
•    Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, €3,400
•    Galleria Heino Oy, €1,500
•    Gallery Kalhama & Piippo Contemporary, €1,500
•    Gallery Kalhama & Piippo Contemporary, €1,500
•    Grahn-Hermunen, Henry, €900
•    Haapoja, Terike, €1,200
•    Haarla-Vahvelainen, Siiri, €800
•    Hamburger Kunsthalle, €1,500
•    Hamm, Kalle and work group, €2,000
•    Harri, Sabrina Inkeri, €800
•    Heino, Terhi and work group, €2,000
•    Henttonen, Markus, €1,000
•    Horelli, Laura, €500
•    Ijäs, Jan, €500
•    Ijäs, Jan, €400
•    Immonen, Pirjo and work group, €2,500
•    Isoniemi, Eliisa and work group, €1,500
•    Jensen, Anita, €2,000
•    Kangasmaa, Minna and work group, €1,500
•    Kannisto, Sanna, €700
•    Kannisto, Sanna, €3,500
•    Karila, Eemil and work group, €1000
•    Karjalainen, Hannu, €2,000
•    Karvonen, Kirsti and work group,€2,500
•    Kaulanen, Kirsi, €2,500
•    Keto, Mari, €1,000
•    Koivumäki, Juhani, €1,500
•    Kopperi, Anna-Lea, €1,000
•    Kristallisilmä Oy, €4,000
•    Kroma Productions Oy, €1,500
•    Kunsthall Grenland, €6,000
•    Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt Biel, €5,000
•    Laine, Lauri, €1,700
•    Lapin taidetoimikunta, €,2000
•    Lapin taiteilijaseura ry, €3,500
•    Lassila, Nina, €800
•    Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, €2,700
•    Laurila, Milja, €1,800
•    Lehtinen, Jukka, €3,500
•    Lehtinen, Suvi, €2,500
•    Lehtinen, Suvi, €1,900
•    Leppälä, Anni, €450
•    Lindeman, Kristina, €1,000
•    Lukkarinen, Sami and work group,  €1,000
•    Luutonen, Maija and work group, €1,000
•    Manninen, Tuomo, €4,000
•    Markuksela, Eero Juhani, €1,000
•    Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos, €4,000
•    Musturi, Tommi, €2,000
•    MUU ry, €2,000
•    Myllylä, Salla, €500
•    Mäkilä, Rauha, €3,000
•    Nauha, Tero, €1,500
•    NPO Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Collaborative Organization, €7,000
•    Nurmi, Maritta, €700
•    Nurmi, Suvi, €400
•    Nykyri, Anna, €900
•    Osuuskunta TOOLBOX, €5,000
•    Paakkola, Mikko, €1,000
•    Puhakka, Eeva-Liisa, €1,000
•    Puranen, Silja, €600
•    Puustinen, Merja and work group, €2,500
•    Pöllänen, Minna, €1,000
•    Rajataide ry, €2,000
•    Rapinoja, Anni, €1,000
•    Rinne, Miia Pauliina and work group, €2,300
•    Roos, Nina, €6,500
•    Ruiz, Michael, €2,000
•    Ryöppy, Catarina, €2,500
•    Rönkkö, Nastja, €500
•    Sakkinen, Riiko, €1,200
•    Sala 1 Associazione Culturale, €2,000
•    Salgado, Gabriela, €4,900
•    Sandison, Charles, €6,000
•    Sarva, Sanna and work group, €1,300
•    Shemeikka, Ulla and work group, €2,000
•    Silokunnas, Jukka, €900
•    Spacex Ltd, €2,000
•    Straschnoy, Axel, €3,000
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €1,500
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €900
•   The Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute, €1,500
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux Foundation, €1,000
•    The Finnish Comics Society, €1,500
•    The Artists’ Association of Finland, €1,200
•    The Finnish Cultural Institute in Denmark, €5,700
•   The Finnish Museum of Photography, €7,000
•    Suoniemi, Minna, €900
•    Trondheim Kunstmuseum, €3,000
•    Vaskola, Miikka, €2,000
•    Vikberg, Jukka, €2,500
•    Wilhelmus, Willem, €400
•    Virmakoski, Inari and work group, €800
•    Všj ’Šviesos raštas’, €1,000
•    Vuokola, Marko, €6,000


Gallery Unknown Cargo organised several exhibitions in Stockholm and Copenhagen in 2015. Photo from Kalle Nio‘s exhibition W/M in Copenhagen. The project was supported by Frame.