Frame participates a Baltic-Nordic network with CCA and OCA

Frame is partnering with Nordic art institutions Center For Contemporary Arts, Estonia (CCA) and OCA Norway in a new collaboration project. The aim of the partnership is to strengthen collaboration between the…

We are now Frame Contemporary Art Finland

Frame is adopting a new name, Frame Contemporary Art Finland, that better reflects the foundation’s role and mission as an advocate for Finnish contemporary art both in Finland and internationally.…

Erkka Nissinen and Nathaniel Mellors to represent Finland at the 2017 Venice Biennale

Artists Erkka Nissinen and Nathaniel Mellors have been selected for the Pavilion of Finland at the 57th Venice Biennale with their proposal The Aalto Natives. The exhibition is curated by…

Kiasma to be Frame’s main partner at the Venice Biennale

The Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma and Frame Visual Art Finland will partner in producing the Finnish exhibition for the Venice Biennale 2017. The partnership will further strengthen collaboration that…

Frame distributes 130,000 euros in grants for international projects in Finnish visual art

[caption id="attachment_11390" align="alignnone" width="710"] Tiina Itkonen received a project grant for two exhibitions held in Greenland in 2016. Photo: Tiina Itkonen: Sermermiut I, 2007/2012.[/caption]   Following its round of project…

Director of Athens Biennale Poka-Yio visiting Helsinki

Artist, curator and the director of Athens Biennale Poka-Yio is visiting Finland as part of Frame's expert visit programme. His visit includes a talk organised in collaboration with Perpetuum Mobile.…

Frame invites grant applications for visual arts projects in 2016

Frame Visual Art Finland distributes grants to promote Finnish contemporary art internationally. Applications for the next round of project grants will open on Tuesday, 1 March. Grants are awarded in…

Mats Stjernstedt to curate Nordic Pavilion 2017

[caption id="attachment_10742" align="aligncenter" width="564"] Mats Stjernstedt. Photo: Åsa Lundén/Moderna Museet.[/caption] Mats Stjernstedt will curate the joint exhibition of Finland, Norway and Sweden in the Nordic Pavilion at the 57th International…

New Children’s Hospital receives million euros for art

The new Children’s Hospital in Helsinki will receive over a million euros for artworks to be displayed in the hospital. Altogether there will be 14 art pieces or installations by…

Exhibitions by Finnish artists on display in Sweden

[caption id="attachment_10571" align="alignnone" width="700"] Nelli Palomäki: Dora at 14, 2015.[/caption] Several solo exhibitions by Finnish artists on display from February onwards in Gothenburg and Malmö, Sweden.   Photographer Nelli Palomäki's…