Media review: Finnish exhibition in Venice part of an ecological mini-trend

Finnish national participation in the 55th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia has gained attention in both international and Nordic media. The Biennial opened to the public on…

Pilvi Takala’s Emdash Award piece at Frieze London

[caption id="attachment_1449" align="aligncenter" width="645"] Pilvi Takala: Wallflower (2006). Still from a video.10:25 min video (16:9).[/caption]   Pilvi Takala (b. 1980), Finnish artist living and working in Istanbul and Amsterdam, has…

CAM presents the first solo American exhibition of Mika Taanila

[caption id="attachment_1429" align="aligncenter" width="655"] Mika Taanila: Tomorrow's New Dawn, installation view, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis.[/caption]   The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) presents the first solo U.S. museum…


Frame awards €170,000 in grants for the internationalisation of visual art



In the year's first round of grant applications, Frame Visual Art Finland granted close to €170,000 for international exhibitions, publications and travel for experts and to seminars. There were a…

Jani Ruscica’s film in Newcastle

CIRCA Projects presents Jani Ruscica’s (b. 1978) film Scene Shifts, in Six Movements, which is also the artist’s first solo presentation in the UK outside of London. The work is part of…

Eija-Liisa Ahtila participates in Art Basel

[caption id="attachment_1088" align="aligncenter" width="663"] Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Vaakasuora, 2011. © 2011 Crystal Eye – Kristallisilmä Oy.[/caption]   One of the most well-known Finnish contemporary artists Eija-Liisa Ahtila takes part in Unlimited…

Falling Trees exhibition opens to the public today as part of the 55th International Art Exhibition la Biennale di Venezia

The Finnish falling Trees exhibition opens to the public today as part of the Venice Biennial. The exhibition consists of two exhibitions by Terike Haapoja (at the Nordic Pavilion) and…

Kaarina Kaikkonen and Marianna Uutinen at ICASTICA international art exhibition in Arezzo, Italy

Kaarina kaikkonen ja Marianna Uutinen partake in Arezzo’s first edition of ICASTICA will highlight women’s art in an international art exhibition from 7 June to 1 September 2013 the city’s…

PARALLAX View net gallery exhibits GIF art during the Venice Biennial

PARALLAX View is an online gallery of artworks that use the popular image and animation file format GIF as their medium. A GIF/Super8 intervention marking the opening of Parallax View…

Jan-Erik Andersson’s Life on a Leaf in Venice

Jan-Erik Andersson's video installation Life on a Leaf is exhibited at the exhibition Personal Structures at Palazzo Bembo in Venice from June 1st. Life on a Leaf tells the story…