4 Dec 2018


Finnisage: Excavations

Saturday, August 29th, 5 pm, HIAP Gallery Augusta, Suomenlinna

On Saturday 29 August, HIAP invites you to celebrate the Autumn Season opening and the finissage of our current exhibition Frontiers in Retreat: Excavations. The exhibition is currently open at HIAP Gallery Augusta, Tue-Sun 11 am – 5 pm.

To round off this boundary-breaking exhibition, you will have the opportunity to participate in a guided tour with the Curator of the exhibition, Jenni Nurmenniemi. This will be followed by a screening of Carl Giffney’s video ‘I Really Don’t Feel Them’ (1hr 37min), exploring questions of dependence and independence.

Additionally, Grafia’s Jesse Auersalo: The Graphic Designer of the Year 2015 – exhibition will be on display in Gallery Augusta’s newly opened Project Space, while parallel events, MAA Tapahtuu – MAA Happens and Viapori Jazz festivals take place in the nearby surroundings.

The exhibition is running until Sunday 30 August at HIAP Gallery Augusta, featuring works by Carl Giffney, Tue Greenfort, Barbara Knezevic, Tuomas A. Laitinen, Hanna Ljungh, Mirko Nikolić and The BodyBuiliding Project.

Finissage programme:
5-6 pm: Guided tour with Curator Jenni Nurmenniemi

6-6.30 pm: Serving

6.30-8 pm: Screening of Carl Giffney’s video

8 pm onwards: Drinks and music