Events

Artist residencies – the visible and invisible outcome of artistic exchange programs

PANEL DISCUSSION. Panelists: Tanja Koljonen, artist Tuukka Haapakorpi, artist Maria Ondrej, Atelier für Radierung Leipzig Bettina Senff, director of Goethe-Institut Danmark, initia...


Linguistic diversity in the European Union: Possibilities and challenges

PANEL DISCUSSION (in English). Please register by 6 November! There are 24 official languages in the European Union, with many more regional and minority languages spoken within it...


TALK: Design/Smithy

During its visit to Fiskars, about an hour from Helsinki, the VIENNA DESIGN WEEK team was struck by certain parallels with the Lower Austrian town of Waidhofen an der Ybbs: For exa...


Habitare Mingle

Habitare is the leading design fair in the Nordic countries and the biggest in Finland. Held since 1970 it attracts 60.000 visitors every September to Messukeskus, Helsinki. Habita...


Toni R. Toivonen: Madness Invited

Toni R. Toivonen believes in the reality of materials, also in the painterly context in which he moves. According to the artist his brass works are no depictions of an animal, they...


Summer break

The Finnish Institute in Germany is closed 8 July through 9 August, 2019. Enjoy your summer! ...


Designer talk: Diversity, cultural heritage and sustainable design

Finland’s guest country exhibition Wild at Heart showcases contemporary Finnish design, that daringly explores new materials, shapes and techniques. The designer behind the folklor...


Wild at Heart: Curator’s guided tour with Tero Kuitunen

VIENNA DESIGN WEEK is the largest design event in Austria and Finland has the honour of being this year’s guest country. The core of the Finnish programme in Vienna is the exhibiti...


Wild at Heart – A Collection of Modern Finnish Design and Art

At the centre of the guest country programme is the exhibition Wild at Heart – A Collection of Modern Finnish Design and Art curated by young designer Tero Kuitunen, that off...


Mostly Happy – Finnish Art Today

Art works by Martti Aiha, Elina Brotherus, Miklos Gaál, Hanaleena Heiska, Ulla Jokisalo, Antti Laitinen, Niina Lehtonen Braun, Aurora Reinhard, Toni R. Toivonen and Kari Vehosalo....


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