24 Nov 2017


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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22 Jun 2017

HIAP Yearbook 2016

We are very happy to announce the HIAP 2016 Yearbook and would like to thank all our partners and collaborators who made 2016…

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13 Jun 2017

SeMA Nanji Open Studios

In April 2017 we (Director Juha Huuskonen & Curator Jenni Nurmenniemi / HIAP) had a chance to visit Seoul in…

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1 Jun 2017

Open Call for HIAP Residency Programme in 2018

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is happy to announce an open call for residencies taking place at HIAP Suomenlinna…

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23 May 2017

HIAP trip to Tallinn

A couple of weeks ago, HIAP staff & residents & associates made a day trip to Tallinn. We visited Kumu and were…

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22 May 2017

Open Call for a Residency at SPACE Art +Technology

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme, Finnish Institute in London and SPACE Art + Technology are seeking applications from artists…

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19 Mar 2017


HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme, Frame Contemporary Art Finland and AV-arkki – the Distribution Centre for Finnish Media Art have arranged a visit…

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2 Mar 2017

Announcing the HIAP 2017 residencies

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is proud to announce the participants of 2017 HIAP Residency Programmes. Most of the residencies have…

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23 Jan 2017

Talking to ceramic sculptures

Lene Baadsvig Ørmen’s ceramic sculptures took over HIAP’s Gallery Augusta for the month of December in an exhibition titled Soliloquy. The…

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15 Jan 2017

Sofia Duchovny’s mobile art

Sofia Duchovny first got the idea behind her current work a year ago, while in New York. Planning to stay in…

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12 Jan 2017

Call for Interns

HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is looking for interns for the year 2017. The interns at HIAP support the…

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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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