New publication and series of events: Rehearsing Hospitalities Companion 2

Rehearsing Hospitalities Companion 2 is the second in a series of readers published by Frame Contemporary Art Finland and Archive Books, which accompany Frame’s five-year public programme Rehearsing Hospitalities.  The…

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,…

Online seminar in October: Curating duodje and dájjda exhibitions

Duodje is today understood firstly as the handicraft of the Sámi people. How can we curate exhibitions based on duodje ways of thinking and bring Sámi experience to a focus? …

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!

Save the date! Second edition of Gathering for Rehearsing Hospitalities looks into questions of access

22-26 September 2020, Helsinki Gathering for Rehearsing Hospitalities is a five-day annual gathering in September connecting artists, curators and other practitioners within the field of contemporary art. This year's public…

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…

Documentation of Towards Ecologies of Access online

Towards Ecologies of Access was a discursive event in April 2020 forming part of Frame Contemporary Art Finland’s Rehearsing Hospitalities public programme. The event took the form of online conversations…

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…

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…