Finland’s most significant media art award granted to artist Jenna Sutela

The 2020 AVEK Award has been awarded to internationally renowned artist Jenna Sutela (b. 1983), whose art studies artificial intelligence and interaction between species. She works diversely on audiovisual works,…

Biennials around the world are reimagining their exhibition formats

With the coronavirus pandemic challenging the usual ways that audiences experience and engage with art exhibitions, biennials around the world are finding new ways to display content online. The Biennale…

Rehearsing Hospitalities: Towards Ecologies of Access on 24 April 2020

Towards Ecologies of Access is a discursive event forming part of Frame Contemporary Art Finland’s 2019-2023 Rehearsing Hospitalities public programme. The event takes the form of online conversations between artists…

Reading List Leaders podcast series in May 2020

Reading List Leaders is a four-part aural gathering recorded as a podcast series by visual artist and poet Vidha Saumya. Released every Tuesday over four weeks between 5th and 26th…

Frame Staff will join the global climate strike

On Friday 13 March, Frame Finland staff members join the Fridays for Future movement and strike for the climate. We strike together with our contemporary art colleague organisations HIAP –…

Open call for project assistant positions

The Nordic-Baltic Curatorial Research Programme (NBC) is inviting emerging art professionals of the region to apply for the 2020 project assistant position.  The project assistant positions are an opportunity for…

Pilvi Takala to represent Finland at the 2021 Venice Biennale

Artist Pilvi Takala has been selected to exhibit in the Pavilion of Finland at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. Curated by Christina Li, the exhibition…

Apply now for Rijksakademie artist residency in Amsterdam

The application period to the Rijksakademie van Beldeende Kunsten residency programme in Amsterdam is from 1 January to 1 February 2020. Every year, a graduate of the Academy of Fine…