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ASSOCIATIONS & UNIONS

Bioart Society

AV-arkki

Muu ry Artists’ Association

Association Of Finnish Sculptors (Suomen kuvanveistäjäliitto)

Finnish Painter’s Union (Taidemaalariliitto)

The Artists’ Association of Finland

Catalysti Association of Transcultural Artists in Finland

HIAA Helsinki International Artists’ Association

Yö ry

Asbestos ry

Luna Society ry

Finland’s Visual Artists associations by region (in Finnish)

The promotion centre for audiovisual culture

The Finnish Society for Curators – SKY Suomen Kuraattorien Yhdistys

Association of Photographic Artists

The Finnish Artists’ Studio Foundation

Oulu Artists’ Association

Turku Artists’ Association

Jyväskylä Artists’ Association

Joensu Artists’ Association

Lahti Artists’ Association (in Finnish)

Vaasa Artists’ Association

Vantaa Artists’ Association (in Finnish)

Pori Artists’ Association

Lapland Artists’ Association

Tampere Artists’ Association

Finnish Art Society

The Finnish Association of Art Schools for Children and Young People

Hanaholmen

Grafia

 

UNIONS AND LEGAL ADVICE

TAKU (Art and culture Trade Union)

Kuvasto Copyright Society for Artists

Union of Finnish Art Associations

 

GRANTS & FUNDING

Frame Contemporary Art Finland

Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Taiteen edistämiskeskus) TAIKE

KONE Foundation (Koneen säätiö)

Suomen kulttuurirahasto (Finnish Cultural Foundation)

AVEK

Alfred Kordelin Foundation

Wihurin Raahasto

Alands Kuultusrtiftelse (in Swedish)

Finnish Art Society

Opstart

Nordic Culture Point

Föreningen Konstsamfundet

Niilo Helander (in Finnish)

 

MUSEUMS

Finnish Museums Associations

Museums in Finland

 

CAFES/RESTAURANTS FOR EXHIBITING

Roasberg Cafe

Fat Lizard Helsinki

Feri’s Sausage

Halo

 

GALLERIES (Free for exhibiting)

Myymälä2 (process wall) (Helsinki)

SiC Gallery

Oksasenkatu Gallery (Helsinki)

Third Space (Helsinki)

Galleria Myötätuuli (Raahe)

Galleria Titanik (Turku)

B-Galleria (Turku)

Sorbus (Helsinki)

Yö Galleria (Helsinki)

Kammio (Helsinki)

 

FESTIVALS

Concreate Urban Art Festival

Art for All

Pixelache Festival

IHME Festival

Mänttä Art Festival

La-bas Performance Festival

Wasteland Festival (in Finnish)

Ilmio Festival

Upea Festival (in Finnish)

Anti Festival

Urb Festival

Video Art Turku Festival

Taidekeskus Salmela

Helsinki Festival / Helsingin Juhlaviikot

Tampere Biennale

Festival of Political Photography / PVF

ROVANIEMI ARCTIC DESIGN WEEK

Helsinki Photo Festival

Seven of Seven (Performance and Live Art Week)

 

WHERE TO STUDY

Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education – NoVA

Aalto University

CuMMA – Studies in Curating, Managing and Mediating Art

Uniarts Helsinki’s Academy of Fine Arts (KUVA Akatemia)

Art School Maa

Free Art School (in Finnish)

LAB University of Applied Sciences

Novia University of Applied Sciences

TAMK, Tampere University of Applied Sciences (school of art)

Novia University of Applied Sciences, Master of Culture and Arts, Entrepreneurship in the Arts, Music, Media & Marketing

University of Eastern Finland

University of Jyväskylä

University of Lapland

XAMK, Kouvula

University of Turku, Nordic Cultural And Social Resilience

 

RESIDENCIES IN FINLAND:

Saari Residency

Artinres

Frosterus

HIAP Helsinki International Artist Program Residency

Arteles

Artist Residencies in Finnish Archipielago

Mustarinda Residency

Haihatus Residency

Artists’ residences in Finland (list)

 

RESIDENCIES ABROAD:

Koyne

Artkommunalka / Russia

Arenys de Mar / Spain

Tartu Residence / Estonia

Mecklenburg Inspiriert / Germany (in German)

Triangle Arts Association /New York

Artists communities (search engine)

Res Artis (search engine)

 

GENERAL

 

  • Cultural centres index
  • The Farmers’ Social Insurance Institution Mela handles the statutory earnings-related pension and occupational accident insurance of Finnish farmers, and of those receiving a grant or a scholarship from Finland. Recipients of scientific or artistic grants and scholarships became Mela’s customers as of the beginning of 2009.
  • Taiko is an art webshop for original Finnish art. It is the natural meeting place for the professional artist and buyers in all of Finland.

 


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