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25 Mar 2019

JONATHAN MAYHEW’S RESEARCH INTO DATA, REALITY, FICTION AND NARRATIVES: HOW DID WE GET HERE AND WHERE ARE WE GOING

Jonathan Mayhew is working at HIAP’s studios in Suomenlinna until the end of May 2019. His practice explores ways of…

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21 Mar 2019

Slow travel through Russia – tips for the Trans-Siberian train

Connecting Points is a program that aims at strengthening the collegial and curatorial activity in artistic and cultural realm in/within Finland…

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21 Mar 2019

SANGKYUN KIM: LOOKING BEYOND THE SURFACE

Sangkyun Kim is a visual artist from South Korea working mainly in landscape painting. The surface of the painting is…

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13 Mar 2019

ROB LA FRENAIS ON FINNISH WATER

I met curator and writer Rob La Frenais during his first visit to HIAP, on what was a lovely spring…

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4 Mar 2019

Announcing the residents for year 2019

The spring residency season at HIAP has already begun, and we are happy to announce the nearly complete list of…

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4 Mar 2019

New HIAP visual identity & website

We are very happy to announce the brand new HIAP visual identity and website! It’s been a great pleasure to…

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4 Oct 2018

Announcing the Finnish residents of HIAP Residency Programme 2019

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is happy to announce the Finnish art practitioners selected to HIAP Residency Programme 2019….

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28 Jun 2018

WHERE ARE WE NOW WITH HIAP’S POST-FOSSIL TRANSITION?

‘Pofo’ is not a project among other projects but a way of doing and operating that should run through the…

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24 May 2018

SASHA KURMAZ

AA: What materials, techniques, and themes do you use in your work? SK: The local context is important for my…

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21 May 2018

SYOWIA KYAMBI’S NEW MYTHOLOGIES

Syowia Kyambi works in many layers. Her current work ties in with previous performances, which are based on stories, histories…

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2 May 2018

Notes from the Kick-Off Event of the HIAP & Mustarinda Collaboration: post-fossil transition

A couple of weeks ago, on Friday evening the 6th of April a group of nearly one hundred enthusiasts from various…

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27 Apr 2018

DIEGO BRUNO

Temple Bar Gallery + Studios in Dublin, Ireland has collaborated with HIAP for eleven years, supporting a total of 17…

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3 Apr 2018

EVITA VASILJEVA: THESE HEAVY HUMAN EMOTIONS

Evita Vasiljeva’s work mainly consists of big sculptures, made from heavy materials of varying textures and surfaces. Next to concrete…

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28 Mar 2018

HIAP participates in the Gwangju Biennale Pavilion Project

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme has been invited to realise a pavilion for the Gwangju Biennale Pavilion Project of 2018 along…

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21 Mar 2018

DAVID TER-OGANYAN

David Ter-Oganyan worked at HIAP during the month of February 2018. David’s art consists of drawing, painting, objects, video, photography,…

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13 Mar 2018

SPEAKING SPACE WITH CAROLINE DOOLIN

Caroline Doolin from Dublin, Ireland, is working on the island of Suomenlinna for six weeks. Her practice is based on moving…

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26 Feb 2018

THE SHARED BRAIN OF HARRIE LIVEART

Harrie Liveart, the manifestation of the shared brain of Meri Linna and Saija Kassinen, stayed at HIAP’s Suomenlinna studio for a whole year….

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12 Jan 2018

NOTIONS OF BARE LIFE AND BARE LANGUAGE

AA: Can you tell us a bit about the new book, Sacred Springtime? RP: The working title of my work-in-progress…

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11 Dec 2017

THE TRUTH ABOUT LANGUAGE: ILAN MANOUACH’S SHAPEREADER

I arrived at Photographic Gallery Hippolyte on a rainy and grey Saturday afternoon. I didn’t know much about what was coming, apart…

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5 Dec 2017

CHAOTIC PORTRAITS IN A FICTIONAL WORLD

Laith McGregor spent a couple of months at HIAP’s studios in Suomenlinna, developing his unique portraits which combine meticulous drawing…

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