Paavo Halonen

Paavo Halonen Paavo Halonen is a Finnish contemporary artist and freelance print designer. He studied at Turku Arts Academy. He is currently living and working in Helsinki. Kuriiri2017 Kuriiri is a fabric design produced in collaboration with Marimekko for Kiasma / Ars17. Kuriiri was originally drawn in Örö with found objects. Location: 6" ammunition [...]

Juan Zamora

Juan Zamora Juan Zamora (Madrid, 1982) is a nomadic contemporary artist working in the interdisciplinary space of visual art, sound, science, education and social practice through an ecological perspectiv Pulsatilla Vulgaris2020 During my stay in November 2020, I followed my proposal of studying the emergent behavior of  the Island ecosystem in order to create [...]

Kristian Jalava

Kristian Jalava Kristian Jalava is visual artist working mainly in the field of photography. In his ongoing project Jalava transforms different kinds of buildings to large pinhole cameras and exposes negative images in monumental size. Vital Landscape2021 Photography / Installation The embrasure (ampuma-aukko) anticipates a relationship between the bunker and the limits of the firing [...]

Laura Böök

Laura Böök Laura Böök (b. 1986) is an artist based in Helsinki, Finland. She works with  photography, moving image and text, mixing documentary and fiction. Camouflage2017 Single channel video, 4:34 min Trees and rocks are shaped by the winds. Artists bring small bags of black pepper  and leave small piles of beautiful stones behind. [...]

Liina Aalto-Setälä

Liina Aalto-Setälä Liina Aalto-Setälä is a Helsinki-based visual artist and artist-curator. Her artistic practice deals with the interaction of human and other-than-human, and originates from the observations of the biosphere, especially the insect kingdom. Lahopuutarhalaiset2021 A relief from the church of decay, from the gentle love of rot. Location: 50's row house, apartment 6.

Linda Reif & Andreas Waldén

Linda Reif & Andreas Waldén Linda Reif ’s (*1980, Vienna, AT) photographic image production tends toward sculpture and abstraction.  Her work is strongly linked to an interest in lens-based media and methods reflect the unsentimental way she  approaches photography. Her main focus lies in the distortion, the non-glossy impact of images, while inves tigating the [...]

Michaela Casková

Michaela Casková Michaela Casková is an artist, art educator, nomadic gardener and forager who keeps an eye on atmospheric events. Walking, observing, asking, being in silence, listening, imagining, picking, foraging, mapping and drawing are some of her tools. Motivated by processes of connecting, sharing, doing, being and learning together she keeps moving between different collaborative [...]

Miika Tervonen

Miika Tervonen Miika Tervonen is a Senior Research Fellow at the Migration Institute of Finland, and a Docent of Nordic Studies at the University of Helsinki. He is interested in histories of diversity, mobility, nationalism, and the politics of forgetting. Puhdas Valkoinen Pure WhiteOsa teoksesta / Excerpt from work The work is a part of [...]

Miina Pohjolainen

Miina Pohjolainen Miina Pohjolainen is a Helsinki based artist-curator working in the intersection of contemporary art and spatial research. Her work addresses the impacts of economic mutations to spatial development, democracy and art. She has graduated from Aalto University’s Curating, Managing and Mediating Art MA-program with minor in Urban Studies and Planning in 2020. Sumu [...]

Minttu Maari Mäntynen

Minttu Maari Mäntynen Minttu Maari Mäntynen is a British-Finnish photographer and filmmaker, currently based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her work investigates what it means to live on a planet in constant process and transformation, and what it takes to belong in specific places and environments. Winter Swimmer2021 Winter Swimmer is part of a larger series of [...]