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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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19 Apr 2018

Laura Spring and Elina Laitinen selected for design residency programme 2018

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme, the British Council, Helsinki Design Week, the Design Museum and Aalto University are happy…

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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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7 Mar 2018

Frontiers in Retreat: Looking Back and Looking Forward

This spring marks the finale of the five-year project Frontiers in Retreat (FiR) and it is time for wrapping up the project:…

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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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21 Feb 2018

Announcing the HIAP 2018 residencies

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is proud to announce the participants of 2018 HIAP Residency Programmes. Most of the…

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17 Jan 2018

Curators selected for the Helsinki International Curatorial Programme 2018

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme and Frame Contemporary Art Finland are happy to announce their selection of four curators…

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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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30 Nov 2017

SMALL COMICS ABOUT BIG SOUNDS

Artist Lilli–Krõõt Repnau spent the month of September 2017 in HIAP as part of the CUNE Comics-in-residence Programme. Lilli combines in her…

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24 Nov 2017

THINGS THAT HAPPEN THAT SHAPE THE NIGHT

David Chisholm describes his time in Finland as an unusual experience, having to communicate between different time zones, the constantly changing…

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14 Nov 2017

Interview with Hitomi Usui

Japanese artist Hitomi Usui comes to HIAP through the Finland-Asia Exchange Programme. Her practice focuses on working with wood as a medium. During…

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14 Nov 2017

Elena Mazzi is talking to you

During August and September 2016 Elena Mazzi spent some time working first on the island of Suomenlinna, then the Cable Factory HIAP…

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10 Nov 2017

Interview with Kolbeinn Karlsson

Introduction Swedish comic artist Kolbeinn Karlsson spent October at HIAP as part of the CUNE Comics-in-Residence Programme. During his time, he continued work…

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2 Oct 2017

4th Ural Industrial Biennial Excursion

REPORT – A few Notes of Urals Miina Hujala / HIAP Connecting Points Programme During the week (11.09. –17.09.) Apple launches…

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