11 Oct 2019
HIAP Open Studios / Autumn 2019
Akira Takaishi, work in progress, HIAP Open Studios Autumn 2019
Welcome to the autumn edition of the HIAP Open Studios on Friday, 15 November 2019 at 5–9 pm!
HIAP Gallery Augusta & Project Space 17:00–21:00
17:15 Welcome words
17:30 Durational performance by Antti Salminen & Saara Hannula
20:00 Jawad Hameed music performance (20 min)
21:00 Wrapping up (21:20 or 22:00 ferry to the city / afterparty at Love me in November Club, Suvilahti, Kaasutehtaankatu 1, building 8)
Works-in-progress by Spartak Khachanov & Anastasia Khachanova, Anikó Kuikka, Andrey Bogush, Marie-Andrée Godin, Antti Salminen & Saara Hannula and Ahmed Alaqra on view at HIAP Gallery Augusta & Project Space at 17–21.
HIAP Studios 18:00–20:00
18:00 Rhiannon Newton performing Long Sentences at HIAP Studio Augustin (20 min)
19:00 Rhiannon Newton performing Long Sentences at HIAP Studio Augustin (20 min)
Works-in-progress by Elizaveta Konovalova, Rhiannon Newton and Akira Takaishi on view in the HIAP Suomenlinna studios at 18–20.
Finissage on Thursday, 21 November, 13:00–17:00, HIAP Studios & HIAP Gallery Augusta & Project Space
HIAP Open Studios offers the opportunity to meet up with the artists-in-residence and get a glimpse of the work that they have been developing during their residency. The event takes place towards the end of each three-month residency season, in late May, August, and November. The supporting curator for the autumn season is Marina Valle Noronha (Finland/Brazil).
Autumn Season 2019 residents at HIAP
Ahmed Alaqra (Palestine / France), Andrey Bogush (Finland/Russia), Marie-Andrée Godin (Finland/Canada), Mohamed Jawad Hameed (Bahrain), Saddam Jumaily & Kholod Hawash (Iraq), Spartak Khachanov (Ukraine), Elizaveta Konovalova (Russia / France), Anikó Kuikka (Finland), Rhiannon Newton (Australia), Antti Salminen & Saara Hannula (Finland) and Akira Takaishi (Japan).
Read more about the current residents here.
Works on show at HIAP 18–20 November
After the Open Studios event, works by Spartak Khachanov & Anastasia Khachanova, Anikó Kuikka, Andrey Bogush, Marie-Andrée Godin, Antti Salminen & Saara Hannula, and Ahmed Alaqra will be on show at the HIAP Gallery Augusta & Project Space from Monday, 18 November until Wednesday, 20 November.
Opening hours: 11:00 – 16:00.
The works by Elizaveta Konovalova, Rhiannon Newton and Akira Takaishi will be on show at their studios by appointment. Contact: HIAP Residency Manager Eleni Tsitsirikou <eleni (at) hiap.fi>.
How to get there
Please take the ferry at 16:40 from the Market Square (Kauppatori). You are very welcome to join us also later during the event! The Suomenlinna ferry schedule will be available online after the switch to the winter timetable on 4.11.
Address (see locations on map below)
– HIAP Studio building: Suomenlinna B 44-45 (Susisaari)
– HIAP Gallery Augusta & Project Space: Suomenlinna B 28 / 2 (Susisaari)
Building nr. 34 and 33 on the Suomenlinna map
Accessing Suomenlinna by wheelchair is possible but we recommend to be accompanied by a person assisting. We are happy to help you plan your visit. Please contact HIAP for additional information, and read more on accessible route for visitors on Suomenlinna here.