The Nordic Pavilion presents Mirrored at the 57th International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia

The exhibition Mirrored will be presented in the 2017 edition of the Nordic Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia. Mirrored is a group exhibition featuring…

Meet the Curator: Xavier Acarín & Adelaide Bannerman

November's Meet the Curator discussion introduces the practices of two new curators from the HICP – Helsinki International Curatorial Programme residency programme, Xavier Acarín and Adelaide Bannerman, whom are both currently…

Northern exposure through new Arctic residency centre

Plans are under way to set up a new Arctic residency centre in Northern Finland as part of Res Artis, a global network of artist residencies. If all goes well…

25 October: Lecture by Mike Egan – Kaikki on roskaa

Frame and Mobius Fellowship Program have a pleasure of hosting a lecture with Mike Egan, an artist, writer, and the managing member of Ramiken Crucible, a limited liability company registered…

Shaking Societies – A talk with contemporary art professionals from the Benelux

The Shaking Societies conversation will take a look at the role of contemporary art institutions in today’s society. Four curators from the Benelux region will discuss the work and agendas…

Dialogue with bones – Pia Lindman at the São Paulo Biennial

Nose Eyes Ears (2016) is a performative, multisensory piece presented by Finnish artist Pia Lindman at the 32nd São Paulo Biennial from September 7 to December 11 in Brazil. For…

Call for applications: Helsinki International Curatorial Programme 2017

Application period: October 3–30, 2016 Every year, the Helsinki International Curatorial Programme offers up to four one-month residencies in Helsinki for curators of contemporary art. The programme is co-organised by…

Meet the Curator: Elspeth Mitchell

Frame's talks programme continues in October with a talk by Elspeth Mitchell, a researcher and visual-arts programmer from Leeds, UK. The talk takes place at Frame's office (Ratakatu 1 b…

HKI Art Guide: Spotting the best of Helsinki’s art scene

Launched in May, HKI Art Guide is one of the rare English online guides to the contemporary art scene in Helsinki. Founders Alexandra Marila and Diego Barros tell us why…

Artist Salla Tykkä wins the AVEK Award for media art

Artist Salla Tykkä (b. 1973) has been awarded this year’s AVEK Award. The AVEK award for media arts, worth €15,000, is the most significant accolade in the field of media arts…