Frame Contemporary Art Finland

Frame is an advocate for Finnish contemporary art. We support international initiatives, facilitate professional partnerships, and encourage critical development of the field.

Vidha Saumya's artwork Readling List on the wall in a foyer with two chairs and a table.

Visitor Programme

Frame supports the networking of Finnish and Finland-based contemporary art professionals by inviting international art professionals to visit Finland. Our guests include curators, researchers and cultural producers.

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Venice Biennale

Commissioning and producing the exhibition to the Aalto Pavilion of Finland is Frame’s most extensive international project. The current edition of the Biennale is open April–November 2024.

Venice Biennale 2024

Grants

Frame awards two types of grants: a travel grant that can be applied for at any time, and a project grant that has two application periods per year.

Grants

Publications

Frame publishes various materials to accompany our international programme. Publications, reports, event documentation and other resources can be accessed through our website.

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Current

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19/06/2024

News

Finnish Pavilion in the Gwangju Biennale presents four contemporary artists from Finland

A glass filled with orange drink and two olives on top, viewed from above. There are two glass vases filled with flowers on either side of the glass.

12/06/2024

News

Open-door afternoon at Frame in June

A book spread with text and an image of women in capes.

10/06/2024

News

Book launches and talks events in The Netherlands in June

The blue wooden Finnish Pavilion on a sunny day in the Giardini park, Venice.

04/06/2024

News, Open Calls

Open Call for the Pavilion of Finland at the Venice Biennale 2026

Blogs

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Wooden box in front of a dark blue wooden wall.

15/02/2024

Blogs

Blog: Towards more sustainable exhibition practices at the Venice Art Biennale

22/06/2023

Blogs

Blog: Government programme aims to invest in international operations of art

Videos

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22/03/2023

Rehearsing Hospitalities, Videos

Conflicting Relations

21/03/2023

Rehearsing Hospitalities, Videos

No Niin and Mavelinadu Collective at Editorial Tables: Reciprocal Hospitalities

13/10/2022

Rehearsing Hospitalities, Videos

Recipes for Commoning