Posts Tagged: Finnish Academy of Fine Arts


Success in Venice

Anita Seppä, the Research Pavilion’s commissioner, has always been crossing boundaries in her work. If it was up to her, she would spend the whole summer in Venice sampling the international displays. »


Engaging research with the art world

The second Research Pavilion will be bigger, better organised and more carefully planned than the first, promise curators Jan Kaila and Henk Slager. This year’s theme in Venice, Utopia of Access, is politically relevant, but there’s more to it than that. »


Students, off to church!

A course at the Academy of Fine Arts takes students to churches, chapels and cemeteries to explore the relationship between art and religion. The course was hugely popular, and produced more questions and answers. »


Spring is in the air

Kuvan Kevät (Kuva Spring) degree show will take place in the gallery spaces of the Academy of Fine Arts in Hietalahti. »