“Arvi” takes over London
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“Arvi” takes over London

Sami Parkkinen’s photograph of his son Arvi, 2014 is now all over the streets of London. The picture was the only Finnish image chosen for Taylor Wessing photographic portrait award exhibition at National Portrait Gallery in London. All together the competition got over 4000 submissions. Parkkinen’s photograph was chosen to feature in the posters for the exhibition and on…

Teemu Korpela at TM Gallery in Helsinki
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Teemu Korpela at TM Gallery in Helsinki

Teemu Korpela’s new paintings can be  seen at TM Gallery,located in Helsinki, run by the Finnish Painter’s Union. The exhibition is open until Sunday the 19th of October 2014. “The more routine your handling of your tools becomes, the less technical difficulties will impede your expression. The images and the vision that form the basis for my art,…

Sami Parkkinen chosen for Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize -exhibition in London
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Sami Parkkinen chosen for Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize -exhibition in London

Photographer Sami Parkkinen’s work Arvi, 2014 has been chosen for Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize -exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London. The photograph: Arvi, 2014  will be also featured in the posters of the exhibition. The exhibition will be held at the National Portrait Gallery from 13 November 2014 – 22 February 2015, after which…

Camilla Vuorenmaa at Gallery Katariina in Helsinki
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Camilla Vuorenmaa at Gallery Katariina in Helsinki

Camilla Vuorenmaa’s carved paintings are exhibited at Gallery Katariina, a gallery run and owned by the Helsinki Artists Association. The solo exhibition is a combibation of brand new artworks from 2014 and  few earlier works. Recently Vuorenmaa was awarded with an international solo award at Kunsthal Charlottenborg in Copenhagen. Her award solo exhibition was on show…

Sami Parkkinen: Spring of Our Lives opens at Finnish Art Agency
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Sami Parkkinen: Spring of Our Lives opens at Finnish Art Agency

Photographer Sami Parkkinen’s exhibition Spring of Our Lives opens at Finnish Art Agency on Saturday the 10th of May. The exhibition will include new photographs and an unique textile work Mother earth which has been a co-production with a textile artist Niina Mantsinen. (Image: Sami Parkkinen: Untitled (first green) 110x133cm / pigment print / box frame / museum glass…

Finnish Art Agency welcomes IC-98
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Finnish Art Agency welcomes IC-98

Finnish Art Agency is proud to announce the collaboration with the artist group IC-98. Formed by artists Patrik Söderlund and Visa Suonpää IC-98 has been active since 1998. Currently they are participating in a group exhibition Politics Within at Center for Contemporary Arts Celje in Slovenia. IC-98 will be the representatives of Finland at the Finnish Aalto…