uncategorized - 18 November 2019

The internationally acclaimed  artist Chiharu Shiota will create a large spatial installation for EMMA in autumn 2021 

Since 2018, the collaboration between EMMA and Saastamoinen Foundation has seen works created by topically relevant international artists, tailored site-specifically for EMMA’s unique space. The fourth artist in the collaboration is Chiharu [...]

uncategorized - 4 November 2019

Leading expert on Latin American art Andrea Giunta to lecture in Helsinki 4.2.2020 – “What We Can or Cannot See in Latin American Art”

Researcher and curator Andrea Giunta, one of the most esteemed international experts in Latin American art, will arrive in Helsinki in February 2020 to give the Saastamoinen Keynote Lecture, organised by the University of the Arts Helsinki’s [...]

uncategorized - 21 October 2019

Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki hosts CrossSections_notes exhibition

Opening: Thursday, October 24, 5–8pm Curated by Basak Senova Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki hosts CrossSections_notes exhibition with 19 participating artists at Exhibition Laboratory. Developed and curated by Basak [...]

art - 8 October 2019

Art of numbers – Tatsuo Miyajima reflects on infinity and eternity

[image_2]EMMA takes pleasure in hosting the Scandinavian solo debut of the internationally acclaimed Japanese artist Tatsuo Miyajima. Sky of Time marks the continuation of a new form of collaboration between EMMA and the Saastamoinen Foundation. [...]

art - 8 October 2019

Touch exhibition’s new entity examine the relationship between human and and built environment

The new entity at the Saastamoinen Foundation Collection Exhibition Touch is on display from 8th Oct onwards. The artworks on display examine the relationship between human, architecture and built environment. Simultaneously William Kentridge’s [...]

art - 1 October 2019

Accelerate Finland: Open Call for Entries

Accelerate Finland: Open Call for Entries Deadline 4 November, 2019 Introduction [image_1]  Accelerate Finland is a call open to Finnish artists interested in carrying out artistic research inspired by the world of particle physics, in dialogue [...]

art - 28 June 2019

Have a great summer!

Our office is closed from the 1st of July to 2nd of August 2019. [image_1] Painting: Eggert Pétursson, Untitled (Nordurland Tröllaskagi) ©Saastamoinen Foundation

foundation - 24 June 2019

UEF secures 2.6 million euros of funding to strengthen strategic research into aquatic environments

The University of Eastern Finland has secured 2.6 million euros of funding for a project exploring aquatic environments as an accelerator of research, wealth and well-being in eastern Finland. The project, running from 2019 to 2021, is funded by [...]