Due to growing interest in conceptual thinking, curating and varied arts and culture projects from organizations and companies Finnish Art Agency welcomes Viveka Forsman to join the forces. “Viveka is a skilled and experienced partner I have been looking for to collaborate in our future projects. She has a wide range of skills; entrepreneurial thinking, aesthetic competence and knowledge of spatial thinking, curating and marketing” comments Laura Köönikkä, the director of Finnish Art Agency.
Graduated from the University of London Bachelor of Arts (BA Design), and completed studies from Konstfack in Stockholm graduating as Master of Arts (MA Critical Writing and Curatorial Practice). She has focused on interdisciplinary thinking in the fields of contemporary art, design, and architecture and has then been working actively for a long time in different roles in branding, marketing and technology. She has also recently updated her knowledge within interior design, which overlaps into exhibition design. With this combination Forsman brings a wide range of production and conceptual possibilities to Finnish Art Agency.
“I’m thrilled to join as a consulting partner of Finnish Art Agency and look forward to working with creative and conceptual projects together with Laura Köönikkä. I’ve been inspired by Laura’s modern working methods and know that this will be fruitful” Forsman adds.
Finnish Art Agency is working with companies and organizations. FAA’s role vary from artistic leadership to consulting or strategic partner collaboration. Currently FAA is creating a mentoring program for the creative industry as well as curating exhibitions and collections.
You can reach Viveka via email: viveka(at)finnishartagency.com
Photo: Elina Simonen