GAP ART SUMMIT – PROGRAMME 2024

GAP ART SUMMIT – PROGRAMME 2024

GAP ART SUMMIT 2024 Censorship in the Arts and Culture 15.8.2024   MAIN PROGRAMME 08.30 – 09.00  Registration & Coffee 09.00 – 09.15  Conference Opening by Kemê Pellicer 09.15 – 10.30  Keynote- Censorship: Global Perspectives. Panel discussion moderated by Alexandr Foy / Artist, producer, and advocate for human rights, equality, and social inclusion.  In an interconnected world where information flows across borders, censorship remains a persistent challenge that affects artists, thinkers, and activists worldwide. This panel brings together a diverse…

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CREATIVE IDEAS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

CREATIVE IDEAS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

CREATIVE IDEAS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS   Date: 21-22.5.2024 Time: 15-17:00 Place: Globe Art Point (Malminkatu 5, 00100 Helsinki) How: https://forms.gle/USWB47oEq7Qzm2v28 In today’s digital age, social media has become more than just a tool for sharing photos – it’s a powerhouse for businesses, influencers, and creators alike. With over a billion active users, mastering social media is no longer just an option; it’s essential for anyone looking to thrive in the online space. Whether you’re a business owner, aspiring influencer, or simply an…

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G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH HIAP

G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH HIAP

G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH HIAP – HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL ARTIST PROGRAMME   Date: 16.5.2024 Time: 13:30 – 15:00 (meeting at Kauppatori Ferry Port at 12:50) Location: Suomenlinna B 28 / 2, 00190 Helsinki G.A.P Goes Galleries is an event concept designed to connect professional creatives with art spaces, cultural organisations, and art institutions. Providing a low-threshold platform for casual information exchange, fostering connections and collaborations within the art and culture community in both the metropolitan area and beyond.  Organised by Globe…

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KUVATA

KUVATA

KUVATA: Changing society shapes the work of visual artists – new project boosts appreciation of the sector and opportunities for better livelihood The socio-economic status of visual artists is low, and their work is often project-based. Technological developments require artists to be innovative. New digital platforms and artificial intelligence in the visual arts require artists to have project management and digital skills. The Expanded Field of Visual Artists´ Income and Work (KUVATA) project, implemented by Tampere University of Applied Sciences,…

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Failing forward: A discussion on anti-racism in Finland

Failing forward: A discussion on anti-racism in Finland

FAILING FORWARD: A DISCUSSION ON ANTI-RACISM IN FINLAND   Date: 13 March 2024 This article captures the dynamic conversation on anti-racism featuring Monica Gathou (cultural producer and multidisciplinary researcher) and Antonia Atarah (actor and performer) on 20 February, as part of the GAP Peer-to-Peer Program (2023-2024). Through anecdotal exchanges, we explored actionable strategies, challenged institutional norms, and reflected on representation in the arts in Finland. From discussions on color-blind casting to reimagining audience outreach, our conversation highlights the ongoing journey…

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OPEN CALL FOR CREATIVES TO JOIN GAP PEER-TO-PEER (SVE/ENG) PROGRAMME (October 2024 – May 2025)

OPEN CALL FOR CREATIVES TO JOIN GAP PEER-TO-PEER (SVE/ENG) PROGRAMME (October 2024 – May 2025)

OPEN CALL FOR CREATIVES TO JOIN GAP PEER-TO-PEER (SVE/ENG) PROGRAMME (October 2024 – May 2025)   Application period ends on 21.5. 2024  In the autumn, Globe Art Point (G.A.P) starts running a second edition of its peer-to-peer programme targeting foreign-born art and culture professionals who chose Swedish to be their integration path in Finland as well as Finnish-Swedish professionals in the field of art and culture. The programme runs in English language, free of charge for the participants.  The aim…

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Article: Af­ter­thoughts on The Leap event

Article: Af­ter­thoughts on The Leap event

AFTERTHOUGHTS ON THE LEAP EVENT   Student ambassador Homa interviews Daniel Malpica, Dash Che and Gesa Piper, reflecting on “The Leap”, an event held in February 2024. Daniel Malpica,  Dash Che and Gesa Piper reflect together on the  Leap event that discussed the legal aspects of immigration issues and the working realities of foreign-born artists in Finland. It was organised through Teak’s international alumni network (TIAN) in collaboration with Globe Art Point with support of Teak’s Alumni Association and the student ambassadors. The event…

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G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH GALLERIA HUUTO

G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH GALLERIA HUUTO

G.A.P GOES GALLERIES WITH GALLERIA HUUTO   Date: 11.4. 2024 Time: 16:00 – 18:00 Location: Panimokatu 1, 00580 Helsinki G.A.P Goes Galleries is an event concept designed to connect professional creatives with art spaces, cultural organisations, and art institutions. This event directly addresses the expressed needs of our members and community, who have indicated a lack of connections and opportunities to meet and form collaborations.  G.A.P Goes Galleries provides a low-threshold platform for casual information exchange, fostering connections and collaborations…

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