10 Jan 2017

Ross Manning misuses technology

Coming from a music background, Ross Manning first became interested in instrument building. Art came later. His automated, self-playing instruments found their…

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6 Jan 2017

VIDEOKAFFE: Collective creation

HIAP resident artists VIDEOKAFFE presented installations and collective creation of new works at Galerie Anhava between November 24 and December…

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1 Dec 2016

Juha Huuskonen to continue as HIAP Director

HIAP Board has invited Juha Huuskonen to continue as the HIAP Director for the period 2017-2019. “I’m delighted about this…

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17 Oct 2016

London Film Festival Best Short Film Award to 9 days – From my window in Aleppo

HIAP congratulates Issa Touma for winning the London Film Festival Best Short Film Award with his film ‘9 days –…

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7 Oct 2016

Willoh S. Weiland and J R Brennan: The death of an object

Willoh S. Weiland and James Brennan are currently staying at the studios of HIAP in Suomenlinna, working on a site…

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3 Oct 2016

The Helsinki International Curatorial Programme is calling for applications

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme and Frame Contemporary Art Finland are looking for international curators of contemporary art to…

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29 Sep 2016

The Breakfast Club: Tiina Raitanen on Render

On August 31st, some twenty artists and art professionals gathered at the office of Frame (Frame Contemporary Art Finland), first…

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16 Sep 2016

HIAP 2015 Publication available online

We are very happy to announce that HIAP 2015 publication is now available online! Download the publication (173 pages, 11,5…

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14 Sep 2016

Limonchik, the gold zine and 10.000 km through Russia

I met MikkelSommer at the Helsinki Comics Festival 2016, where he presented his most recent books:Limonchik, a gold zine and 10.000 km through Russia….

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12 Sep 2016

International Residencies Reflected symposium invites residency professionals to Helsinki

Residencies Reflected, a symposium focusing on residencies and their critical role in the field of contemporary art today, invites residency…

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12 Sep 2016

The Annual Art Act award for Safe Haven Helsinki residencies

We are very happy that Safe Haven Helsinki residencies received the Annual Art Act award! The Annual Art Act award…

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1 Sep 2016

HIAP launches Japan & Korea Programme

HIAP is happy to announce the new Japan & Korea programme, which will focus on exchange between Finland, Japan and…

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30 Aug 2016

HIAP Finland – Russia Exchange coordinated by Miina Hujala and Arttu Merimaa

Artist-curators Miina Hujala and Arttu Merimaa have been appointed as coordinators of HIAP Finland – Russia exchange programme Connecting Points….

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25 Aug 2016

Ofri Cnaani on museums, femininity and the city

Israel-born, Brooklyn-based artist Ofri Cnaani has been working in Helsinki for the month of August. Together with HIAP’s curators and a changing…

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18 Aug 2016

Culture meeting points – art group pick nick talk about their work

The pick nick art group was founded in 2012 by Alkis Hadjiandreou, Panayiotis Michael, and Maria Petrides. The trio are based in Cyprus and have…

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1 Jul 2016

Perpetuum Mobilε wins the European Citizen’s Prize

Perpetuum Mobilε​, our close partner in the Safe Haven Helsinki Residency Programme, has been awarded the European Citizen’s Prize by…

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29 Jun 2016

Harrie Liveart awarded year-long workspace residency at HIAP Suomenlinna

“It all started 2008 on the rooftop at the shore of the Pea Island when two minds successfully melted in…

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27 Jun 2016

Josephine Baan against the art world

Josephine Baan’s (born 1987) practice is all about rethinking the paradigms of what art is for in the world as we…

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22 Jun 2016

The secret life beneath Helsinki’s bedrock

Virginie Laganière and Jean-Maxime Dufresne share an interest in certain means of architectural production as well as mutations that shape our urban territories…

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22 Jun 2016

New Residency Exchange Programmes in Tokyo and Seoul

HIAP and the Finnish Cultural Foundation are pleased to announce two new residency exchange programmes with Tokyo Wonder Site in…

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