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Program

20 Nov 2015 - 16 Jan 2016

FROM THE BOX / 9 ARTISTS FROM HELSINKI

Exhibition of nine Finish artists that are members of the Helsinki co-operative society Forum Box.

Exhibition presents nine artists from Helsinki, Finland: Kaisaleena Halinen (b. 1973), Emma Helle (b. 1979), Markus Kåhre (b.1969), Juhana Moisander (b. 1977), Vesa-Pekka Rannikko (b. 1968), Tommi Toija (b.1974), Samppa Törmälehto (b.1977), Antti Oikarinen (1974) and Ilona Valkonen (1980). They work in the field of sculpture, installation, moving image and painting & between these mediums. 

All the artists of the exhibition are members of co-operative society Forum Box which was initiated in 1996 in Helsinki by sculptor Kain Tapper (1930-2004). Its main purpose is to maintain an art space in Helsinki in order to enrich and support the Finnish cultural life. Currently Forum Box co-op has about 80 artist members, all of which are prominent Finnish artists and actors in the field of contemporary art. Forum Box aims to be a space open for all forms of art.

The Exhibition is produced by Co-operative society Forum Box and the Czech Centre Prague. The exhibition has been sponsored by Frame Visual Art Finland and The Arts Promotion Centre Finland.

 

Venue:

Rytířská 31
110 00 Prague 1
Czech republic

Date

From: 20 Nov 2015
To: 16 Jan 2016

Organizer:

Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event


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