Environmental crisis – from words to deeds in the field of art. Eco-seminar on Nov 19

The environmental crisis is also a crisis of the artworld, requiring concrete action instead of mere words. The contemporary art organisations Frame Contemporary Art Finland, IHME Helsinki, Mustarinda and HIAP…

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,…

Our autumn programme and grant application deadlines

This autumn’s public events scheduled as part of Frame’s Gathering for Rehearsing Hospitalities will be postponed to spring 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. In September we will launch a…

Summer opening hours at Frame office

Frame office is closed for summer holidays on 13–31 July. Have a lovely summer!

Equality and anti-racism in Frame

Black Lives Matter – now and in the future. Frame is committed to antiracist work both in our programme and through direct support. Frame’s strategy for 2020-2022 states that the…

Venice Art Biennale postponed to 2022

La Biennale di Venezia has announced that the 59th International Art Exhibition, which was to take place in 2021, has now been postponed to 2022. Venice will instead host the…

Coronavirus: Changes in the spring programme and a new deadline for the project grants

The coronavirus epidemic is causing changes to Frame’s spring programme. We have extended the deadline for the ongoing round for project grant applications. Events Due to the coronavirus epidemic, we…

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 –…

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…

Call for applications: Curatorial residencies in Helsinki 2020

Every year, the Helsinki International Curatorial Programme (HICP) offers residencies in Helsinki for curators of contemporary art. The programme is co-organised by Frame Contemporary Art Finland and HIAP – Helsinki…