Frame invites grant applications for contemporary art projects in 2019

Frame Contemporary Art Finland’s project grant applications for international contemporary art projects in 2019 opened on Thursday 1 November. Frame invites applications from organisations for exhibition projects or publications presenting Finnish artists.


Project grants are available for contemporary art projects with Finnish artists taking place in 2019. Grants are awarded in the following fields of contemporary art: visual art, photography, media art, applied art, comics art, performance art and sound art.

Frame’s travel grants for trips in 2019 can be applied continuously (between 1 November 2018 and 31 October 2019). Within Frame’s grant programme, foreign art experts can apply for travel grant for work-related visits to Finland.


The deadline for project grant applications is Friday 30 November 2018 at 11.59 pm Finnish time (GMT +2).

Grant applications are to be submitted online via https://frame.apurahat.net/frame/.

Detailed information on the application procedure is available on Frame’s website.

Grant decisions

Frame will notify all applicants of its decision individually. Successful projects will be posted on Frame’s website. Travel grant decisions on expert visits will be made four times a year.

Frame’s grant procedure is based on the annual state subsidies received from the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture.


Additional information

Coordinator Elina Hämäläinen
tel. +358 (0)44 728 9914




Image: Hanna-Pirita Lehkonen, Sara Valta and Anni Keränen at Thought Bubble Festival and Comic Convention 2018