Residency Programme Partners and Collaborators


HIAP residencies in 2020 are realised in collaboration with Academy of Fine Arts – University of the Arts Helsinki, Academy of Fine Arts Foundation, AIR Antwerpen, Alkovi, ARKO Arts Council Korea, Australia Council for the Arts, AV-arkki – the Distribution Centre for Finnish Media Art, Embassy of Finland in Moscow, City of Helsinki, Design Museum, Finnish Cultural Foundation, Finnish Institute in LondonFinnish Institute in St Petersburg, Frame Contemporary Art FinlandGeneralitat Valenciana, Goethe Institut FinnlandGoverning Body of Suomenlinna, Helsinki Design Week, Iaspis, Künstlerhaus Bremen, Mustarinda, Perpetuum Mobile, Production and Exhibition Platform basis e.V, Ramallah Municipality, Saastamoinen Foundation, SeMA Nanji, Strelka Institute, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios, Tokyo Arts and Space, Ujazdowski Castle Center for Contemporary Art and Zodiak – Center for New Dance.


AR-Safe Haven Helsinki

“AR-Safe Haven Helsinki” is a residency programme for artists “at risk” co-organised by Perpetuum Mobile & HIAP, and funded by the City of Helsinki. The programme is curated by Perpetuum Mobile.

Helsinki Design Residency

Helsinki Design Residency is a residency programme for practitioners in design and adjacent fields who have an interest in investigating design as a complexly interfaced cultural practice. The residency is realised by HIAP in collaboration with Helsinki Design Week, Design Museum, Finnish Institute in St Petersburg, Embassy of Finland in Moscow and Strelka Institute. The programme is curated by HIAP Associate Curator Martin Born.


HIAP is involved in numerous international residency exchanges, more information here: International Residency Exchanges.


The main funders of HIAP are Taike Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Ministry of Education and Culture, City of Helsinki and Kone Foundation (Post-Fossil Transition Project)