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Lue Emma Ainalan työskentelystä ja taiteesta Helsingin Sanomien Kulttuurin toivot -sarjassa, joka esittelee lupaavia nuoria taiteilijoita. --- Read about Emma Ainala's work and art in the newspaper Helsingin Sanomat in a series of articles introducing prominent young artist from Finland.
Our website is under maintenance and temporarily out of service. We are back in business ASAP. Tune into the weekend with ReOrganize (Natural) by Jukka Rusanen (2014). Photo: Paavo Lehtonen
Opening of the exhibition Virus today at Galleria Lapinlahti. Sanna Kannisto is one of the 24 participating artists.
Explore Helsinki summer through the eyes of artist Rauha Mäkilä #MyHelsinki
Detail from Rauha Mäkilä: Spoon Me Baby II, 2016 Photo: Jussi Tiainen
Maiju Salmenkivi's painting 'Näyttämö' (Stage) invites to the last day of the group exhibition Field Trip and welcomes hot summer days. Today we are open from noon till 4 pm, after which the gallery is closed for July. We open again on August 5 with Lukas Göthman and Olli Piippo's exhibition Guilty Pleasure. Have a pleasant summer!
Henry Wuorila-Stenberg is one of the participating artists at Kulttuuritalo Jaatsi's summer exhibition, celebrating the 500-year-old St Olaf’s Church in Tyrvää. The exhibition is open 29.6.—31.8.2016.
The last week with the group exhibition Field Trip with Hannaleena Heiska, Rauha Mäkilä, Maiju Salmenkivi, Timo Vaittinen and Camilla Vuorenmaa is now on. It's now or never! The exhibition is open until Sunday 4 pm. Photos: Jussi Tiainen
Pilvi Takala participates in the group exhibition 'Detail is all' opening this Saturday at Kunsthalle Mainz in Germany. The exhibition is open 24.6.–16.10.2016. Takala's work can also be seen at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art at the Teesside World Exhibition of Art and Technology 25.6.–9.10.2016. Read more about it here: http://www.visitmima.com/whats-on/single/teesside-world-exposition-of-art-and-technology/
Janne Räisänen spent April and June in the artist residence at KRINZINGER PROJEKTE in Vienna. Now his artworks from this period are presented in the exhibition Heuringen, Katervideos und die Biene Maja.
The gallery will be closed for Midsummer 24–27 June. Tomorrow on Thursday we are open as usual until 6 pm. Happy Midsummer!
Pilvi Takala’s first solo exhibition in Denmark is on display through the summer at KUNSTHAL AARHUS. The exhibition offers a glance to Takala’s artistic work. The exhibition is open 22 June – 21 August 2016.
Rauha Mäkilä, Miikka Vaskola and Henry Wuorila-Stenberg have been invited to design new book covers for Finnish literary classics. The limited editions will be published by WSOY in 2017.
The summer exhibition 2016 at Villa Roosa opens today, featuring artists Emma Ainala and Pilvi Takala. The exhibition is open 18.6.—7.8.2016.
Jukka Rusanen and Janne Räisänen participate in the exhibition Verbogene Geschichten – Aktuelle Malerei aus Finnland in Stadtmuseum Ratingen in Germany. The exhibition is open 17 June – 25 September.
Luokkaretki-näyttelyn teoksia voi nyt sovittaa vaikka omalle kotiseinälle! Tarvitset vain seinälle asetettavan markerin (tulosta täältä http://bit.ly/1XoKTiZ tai nouda staattinen versio gallerialta) sekä ARTAP-sovelluksen (iOS: http://apple.co/1oLWZ6N | Android: http://bit.ly/1nfZqgP). Hauskoja kokeiluja! You can now try works from the Field Trip exhibition on your own wall! All you need is a wall spot marker (download here: http://bit.ly/1XoKTiZ or get a static copy at the gallery) and the ARTAP application (iOS: http://apple.co/1oLWZ6N | Android: http://bit.ly/1nfZqgP). Happy testing!
EDIT visited the exhibition Heiska, Mäkilä, Salmenkivi, Vaittinen & Vuorenmaa: Field trip 3/6-3/7 at Helsinki Contemporary.
Join us tomorrow for the last Art & Yoga session this spring. We'll talk about the Field Trip exhibition and start the day with a gentle yoga practice à la Tiina Mankki Yoga & Dance. Welcome!
Pilvi Takala participates in the group exhibition Working Worlds at Manifesta Biennial this summer. Manifesta 11, organized in Zurich this year, focuses thematically on the relations between artistic work and labour. Manifesta 11 is open 11.6.—18.9.2016.
Hannaleena Heiska is one of the participating artists at XXI Mänttä Art Festival this summer, taking part in the exhibition with a wall painting. The exhibition Going Commando is curated by the artist and musician Anssi Kasitonni. XXI Mänttä Art Festival is open 12 June — 31 August 2016.
Getting in the mood of a summer storm with this charcoal drawing 'From the Series Brigther than a Thousand Suns I' (2016) by Hannaleena Heiska. Find it in the Field Trip exhibition until July 3. Heiska also participates in the XXI Mänttä Art Festival, which opens the upcoming weekend.
Kati Immonen participates in the Wiurila Summer exhibition Wiurilan kesä at Wiurila Manor in Halikko. The exhibition opens the upcoming Friday.
Kuvanveistäjä Villu Jaanisoo kävi Jyväskylässä tutustumassa suunnitteilla olevan teoksensa sijoituspaikkaan: "En halua tehdä liian sidonnaisesti historiasta tai ympäristöstä kasvavaa. Maiseman geografia kiinnostaa korkeuseroineen." Taiteilijan tuorein julkinen teos on komposiittimuovista valmistettu Kuukkeli Helsingin Kalasatamassa.
Here's your chance to travel back in time to Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig and the exhibition Let's Get Physical. Find the link to the exhibition publication with an extensive text by curator Mika Hannula in the post below.
Emma Ainala kertoo näyttelystään Sensual World, joka on esillä Helsinki Contemporaryssa 8.4.–30.4.2016.

Emma Ainala talks about her exhibition Sensual World at Helsinki Contemporary April 8–30, 2016.
The easiest way to discover art at home. View art digitally on your own wall. Get ARTAP by Helsinki Contemporary. For further information, visti: https://helsinkicontemporary.com/introducing/artap.
The easiest way to discover art at home. View art digitally on your own wall. Get ARTAP by Helsinki Contemporary. For furher information, visit: https://helsinkicontemporary.com/introducing/artap.
Henry Wuorila-Stenberg kertoo uudesta näyttelystään Helsinki Contemporaryssa.
Janne Räisänen kertoo työskentelystään ja teoksista näyttelyssään ’Käy peremmälle. Ota vaatteet pois.’ Näyttely on avoinna Helsinki Contemporaryssa 8.—31.1.2016.

Janne Räisänen talks about his artistic practice and works included in the exhibition ’Käy peremmälle. Ota vaatteet pois.’ The exhibition is open 8th—31st of Jan 2016 at Helsinki Contemporary.
Miikka Vaskola kertoo työskentelystään uuden näyttelynsä Remembering Forwards parissa. Näyttely on avoinna Helsinki Contemporaryssa 30.10.–22.11.2015.
Kävimme tutustumassa Sanna Kanniston työskentelyyn Hangon lintuasemalla. Kanniston näyttely Local Vernacular on esillä gallerialla 2.10.-25.10.2015. Videotuotanto: Ilkka Rautio / Tarasow Films Oy.

Lue lisää näyttelystä ja taiteilijasta: https://helsinkicontemporary.com/exhibition/local-vernacular
Rauha Mäkilä shares some thoughts on her new exhibition Harmony at Helsinki Contemporary.
Hannaleena Heiska making a wallpainting at Helsinki Contemporary for her new exhibition Shadows and Stardust.
Exhibition Curator Mika Hannula presents the exhibition Valon voimaa // Remain in Light with six contemporary artists of different generations: Birgir Snæbjörn Birgisson, Eeva-Riitta Eerola, Jukka Korkeila, Heidi Lampenius, Anna Retulainen and Henry Wuorila-Stenberg.
Marcus Eek and Michael Johansson talks about their new exhibition Swedish Democracy at Helsinki Contemporary.
Ville Andersson shares some thoughts on his exhibition As Always, I Withdraw Into the Music at Helsinki Contemporary.
Perttu Saksa tells about his new exhibition Silence as a Phrase at Helsinki Contemporary.
Maiju Salmenkivi talks about her new exhibition Playground at Helsinki Contemporary.
Tuomas A. Laitinen shares his thoughts on his new exhibition at Helsinki Contemporary (in Finnish).
Birgir Snæbjörn Birgisson shares the story behind his works, which are on display in the exhibtion Ladies, Beautiful Ladies at Helsinki Contemporary.
Eeva-Riitta Eerola presents her new exhibition Becoming at Helsinki Contemporary (in Finnish).
Ville Löppönen tells about his new exhibition Ghosts at Helsinki Contemporary. (in Finnish)
Anna Retulainen talks about her new exhibition Memory at Helsinki Contemporary. The exhibition is open 5.-28.9.2014. The video is in Finnish.
For those of you who couldn't make it to the opening, we decided to film a short clip on the event.
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