Essi Kuokkanen joins Galerie Anhava

Galerie Anhava is delighted to announce the representation of Finnish artist Essi Kuokkanen (born 1991).

Kuokkanen’s paintings speak of sensitivity, introspection and sympathy. Their figures are often focused on their own thoughts with a downward, melancholy gaze. In her works the visible world and its norms are questioned, giving nature and everyday goods a human aspect. Beneath the sometimes humorous surface lies solemnity and depth. Kuokkanen perceives her creative process as a circular movement, where images, painting and text turn into one another and into something strange. For her the various stages of the work, such as mixing the paint and the sound that it produces all establish their own meanings.

Essi Kuokkanen lives and works in Helsinki. She graduated as Master of Fine Arts from the Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts Helsinki in 2020. Kuokkanen has held solo exhibitions in recent years at Galerie Anhava (2020), Galleria Live (2019) and Project Room (2018), and her works have been on display at group exhibitions in Finland and abroad. Kuokkanen’s works are included in the collections of the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, the Finnish State Art Commission, Finnish Art Society, Saastamoinen Foundation, Wihuri Collection and Rovaniemi Art Museum. She has been awarded by Finnish Cultural Foundation (2020), the Paulo Foundation (2020) Finnish Art Society (2019).

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Vesa-Pekka Rannikko’s new public artwork unveiled in Espoo

Vesa-Pekka Rannikko’s new public artwork Flux – Merging Streams (Vuo – virrat yhdistyvät) has been completed at Vaakunatori square in Espoo Centre. The large-sized, multicoloured sculpture was commissioned by the City of Espoo.

The soft and flowy pronunciation of the Finnish name Vuo (Flux) is a reference to the shape of the work, and its steel nets form a stream-like bed inside which one may pass through. The sculpture can be seen in different colours, depending on the direction of the viewer. Rannikko’s work is a reflection of the various meanings and functions of the surrounding area, where many voices form a united outcome.

Photo: Vesa-Pekka Rannikko

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Galerie Anhava open by appointment

In response to the safety recommendations to limit the spread of the coronavirus, 1 December 2020 – 10 January 2021 Galerie Anhava is open by appointment.

Welcome to visit Salla Tykkä’s Europe – Europa exhibition privately and safely. To book a private gallery visit, please contact: +358 9669989. You can also visit us with a shorter notice Tuesday–Friday 11–17 and Saturday–Sunday 12–16 by knocking on the door or calling us at your arrival.

The duration of the film is 45 minutes and the film starts every hour. Max 5 visitors are allowed in the gallery space at the same time. Please keep a safe distance to others. All visitors are required to wear a face mask. We have hand sanitizer and masks available at the gallery. If you are feeling even slightly ill, please postpone your visit.

We will continue to closely monitor the instructions of local authorities and will update news about any changes on our website and social media. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or inquiries.

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Karoliina Hellberg at Ásmundarsalur, Reykjavik

Karoliina Hellberg’s solo exhibition Under Marguerite’s Bed at Ásmundarsalur in Reykjavik is on display until 26 November.

The exhibition is the result of a month long residency where Karoliina Hellberg temporarily moved her studio in Helsinki to Gryfjan in Ásmundarsalur. The exhibition is a paint based installation, with works on canvas and on paper – among other elements.

The title of the exhibition Under Marguerite’s Bed is an allusion to the French author Marguerite Duras (1914–1996) and to her fictive bedroom as the artist would imagine it – and to the mysteries and secrets that could have only resided there, under her bed.  Hellberg has been researching and going through material related to Duras for several years now and is especially enthusiastic of her autobiographical writings and interviews. She feels familiarity to Duras’s approach to the lived space and its both practical and metaphorical dimensions.

Image: Karoliina Hellberg, Under Marguerite’s Bed, installation view | Owen Fiene

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Elina Merenmies at HAM

Works by Elina Merenmies are on view in the Lallukka – Life in the Home of Artists exhibition at HAM Helsinki Art Museum.

Lallukka has always been a multi-voiced and vital part of Finnish art. The Lallukka – Life in the Home of Artists exhibition showcases 43 visual artists who have stayed at the Home and 61 works from 1933 to modern times. Lallukka’s modern artists included in the exhibition are Elina Merenmies, Inka Nieminen and Tommi Toija. 

The works selected for the exhibition tell the story of the Artists’ Home, while also providing broader views of the phenomena in art and society.

The exhibition Lallukka – Life in the Home of Artists is on view from 13 November 2020 until 24 October 2021.

Image: Elina Merenmies, Rain, 2020, tempera and oil on canvas, 146 x 97 cm | Photo: Jussi Tiainen

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Artek 85th anniversary poster by Karoliina Hellberg

Artek commemorates its 85th anniversary in 2020 with a poster Garden as a Room by artist Karoliina Hellberg.

Karoliina Hellberg visited the private home of architects and Artek co-founders Alvar and Aino Aalto in Helsinki, where she made numerous drawings in the garden and on the terrace, making notes in the form of sketches, recording details and observations. When experiencing the house, Hellberg became aware that the Aaltos considered the garden as room in its own right.

Based on her observations at the Aalto House in Helsinki, the artist created an intimate work on paper reflecting her personal interpretation of Artek. The poster can be purchased from Artek and the original paper works can be seen at Galerie Anhava’s office.

Karoliina Hellberg’s interview by John Jervis can be read here.

Image: Artek 85 anniversary poster Garden as a Room by Karoliina Hellberg.

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Meet the Artists: Heli Hiltunen and Juhana Moisander

Heli Hiltunen Wed 11 November at 3–5 pm.
Juhana Moisander Sat 14 November at 2–4 pm.

Welcome to meet the artist Heli Hiltunen on Wednesday 11 November from 3 pm to 5 pm. Hiltunen will be present at the gallery to discuss and answer questions about her creative practice and her current solo exhibition Thank God, I’m Beginning to Be Delivered of My Melancholy. 

Welcome to meet the artist Juhana Moisander on Saturday 14 November from 2 pm to 4 pm. Moisander will be present at the gallery to discuss and answer questions about his creative practice and his video installation Pied Piper.

We kindly ask that you keep safe distances and maintain hand hygiene when visiting the gallery. We strongly recommend the use of face masks. Please refrain from visiting the exhibitions if you have any symptoms of illness.

Heli Hiltunen, Tiedon Portaat / Steps of Knowledge, 2020, collage, 171 x 126 cm
Juhana Moisander, 
Pied Piper, 2020, video installation, 4K, stereo, 8 min 21 sek, (loop), sound: Hanna Rajakangas

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Noora Schroderus joins Galerie Anhava

Galerie Anhava is delighted to announce the representation of Finnish artist Noora Schroderus (born 1982). Schroderus’s works abound with inventiveness, surprise the viewer with their diversity and offer silent moments of pause. Schroderus chooses her materials with care and is interested in their opportunities:

“The starting point in my works is often a personal, quite ordinary matter or material, that in itself carries certain values or attitudes. I spend a lot of time studying the materials that I work with so that I can use them in their characteristic way and to find their unique visual impact. In my practice I pursue a delicate form of expression that can challenge for example hierarchies and the structures of power, but that also leave room for the viewer to find out something of their own.”

Noora Schroderus has held solo exhibitions in recent years at Galerie Anhava (2019), Kunsthall Grenland in Porsgrunn, Norway (2019) and at the Turku Art Museum (2017), and has participated in group exhibitions at the Oulu Art Museum (2019), the Rijswijk Textile Biennial, Museum Rijswijk, in the Netherlands (2019) and the Rovaniemi Art Museum. There are works by her in the collections of the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, the Wihuri Foundation and the Gösta Serlachius Art Foundation, and the Lars Swanljung Collection deposited with the Kuntsi Foundation. Schroderus graduated from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts in 2014.

Schroderus’s public art work PIQUE-NIQUE at Kupittaa Campus, EduCity in Turku will be unveiled in November 2020.

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Heini Aho at Gallery Fikka, Porvoo Art Hall

“Why is the skin of the cucumber green and why is it so light inside? Is its liquid possibly the most important of all liquids? This, and many other things where on the artist Heini Ahos mind, when she woke up from her dream in the middle of the night realising that she knows very little about this weird Fruit.”

Heini Aho’s installation Surreal Salad is on view at Gallery Fikka, Porvoo Art Hall until 25 October 2020.

Image: Heini Aho, Surreal Salad (2020), installation (still)

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Mari Sunna at Galerie Burster in Berlin

Mari Sunna’s first solo show Passed at Galerie Burster in Berlin is on view until 24 September 2020. 

“Just like us and our various mental states themselves, her figures simply exist, and yet at the same time reveal something that goes beyond the motif itself and tells so much more than what we see. 

Sunna’s paintings touch in a very intimate, intuitive way, addressing something unspeakable deep inside us, where we recognize ourselves and through which we feel connected to each other.“

Image: JUST FINE, 2020, oil on canvas, 65 x 60 cm. 

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Anna Tuori: Meet the Artist & Gallery Talks

Welcome to meet the artist Anna Tuori and to hear about and discuss about her creative practice and her current solo exhibition Window | Ikkuna | Fönster at the following events:  

Gallery Talks I, Sunday 13 September at 2 pm:
Anna Tuori will discuss her artistic practice and her current solo exhibition with philosopher Kai Alhanen.

Meet the Artist, Wednesday 16 September from 3 to 5 pm:
Anna Tuori will be present at the gallery to discuss and answer questions about her creative practice and her current solo exhibition.  

Gallery Talks II, Thursday 24 September at 4 pm:
Anna Tuori will discuss her artistic practice and the current solo exhibition with gallerist Hanna Huitu.

The health of our visitors and staff is a priority for us. Please sign up for the Gallery Talks -events (Sun 13 September and Thu 24 September) beforehand at 

We kindly ask you to wear a mask during these events. 

The discussions will be held in Finnish.

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Kari Vehosalo at Lappeenranta Art Museum

Kari Vehosalo takes part in The Displaced – The Archaeology of Refugees group exhibition at Lappeenranta Art Museum, which is on view until 4 October 2020. 

“The artworks of this exhibition have been born in a new dialogic collaboration project where researchers from the University of Oulu and a group of artists have explored the same historical source materials with the aim of finding a common language and developing communication. The Displaced opens both universal and private perspectives to Finnish war refugees as well as the emigration and immigration movements of our time.”

Image: Kari Vehosalo, Finnhorse I, 2020, oil on canvas | Jussi Tiainen

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Galerie Anhava at CHART De-centred

Galerie Anhava has the pleasure to present paintings by Anne-Karin Furunes and Essi Kuokkanen at CHART De-centred.

The eighth edition of CHART will take place in a new de-centred format across the Nordic capitals from 28 – 30 August. The art fair will not take place at Charlottenborg in Copenhagen this year, but within the exhibiting galleries’ own spaces in Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Reykjavík and Stockholm.

The works by Anne-Karin Furunes and Essi Kuokkanen will be presented at Galerie Anhava’s office and showroom in Helsinki 28 – 30 August 2020. Visit CHART’s website for the full 2020 programme and registration.

Preview the stand on Artsy.

Image: Anne-Karin Furunes (left) and Essi Kuokkanen (right), photos: Vegar Moen and Matti Kunttu.

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A K Dolven’s Untuned Bell in Oslo

The untuned town hall bell, which was removed from its 48 fellow bells in the tower of Oslo City Hall in year 2000, is on its way back to its old neighborhood. Today 22 August, the artwork will be installed at Honnørbrygga on Rådhusplassen in Oslo.

A K Dolven discovered this 1.4-ton bell mute on the ground and has conserved its voice. Untuned Bell is installed close to the City Hall at Honnørbrygga, one of the quays adjacent to Rådhusplassen, The City Hall Square. The bell hangs suspended from a 30-metre wire strung between two 20-metre steel columns, directly opposite its former home, with the sea and sky as a backdrop.

A “Cry Baby” pedal, of the same type used by rock guitarists such as Jimi Hendrix and others, has been set onto the ground. By pushing the pedal, the audience can call forth sound from the shunned, out-of-tune and long-silenced bell.

Norwegian composer Rolf Wallin has composed a specially commissioned work for Untuned Bell – each day over the course of a week, the composition gradually activates the bells remaining in the City Hall’s carillon. One by one, they join in. As always, when an outcast is welcomed back into the fold, only a few initially dare to speak out on the outcast’s behalf. The composition will be performed in connection with the bell’s return. Close to its original home, the bell can once again converse with its former community at the top of the tower.

Curator: Kristine Jærn Pilgaard

Image: Vegar Moen

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Meet the Artist: Antti Laitinen

Welcome to meet the artist Antti Laitinen on Sunday 23 August from 2 pm to 4 pm. Laitinen will be present at the gallery to discuss and answer questions about his creative practice and his current solo exhibition Broken Landscape. 

Antti Laitinen’s practice has long revolved around trees and the forest. He may, for example, cut a tree to pieces and then reconstruct it, encase the tree in a piece of armour made from sheet metal, or cover the tree with nails.

In this exhibition, as the name of the exhibition already implies, Antti Laitinen focuses on photographs from the Broken Landscape series. These works can be regarded as pieces of dialogue with the trees and the bushes. On the one hand, Laitinen uses the bushes as visual elements; on the other hand, he lets us see things which would normally remain out of sight. By cutting holes into the bushes and forming circles by bending the branches, he lets us look either through the bushes or straight into the forest. The overall shape of the work is memorable, balanced and absurdly beautiful.

Image: Nail Cube, 2016, wood, nails, 28 x 28 x 28 cm.

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Heli Hiltunen at Heinola Art Museum

Heli Hiltunen’s exhibition Sydän on ontto lihas is on view at Heinola Art Museum until 6 September 2020. 

Heli Hiltunen’s works – paintings, collages and photographs – are entities of sensory perception and the memory, understanding and replication of seeing. They are combined and linked by viewing, remembering and the aim of creating a joint interface for the artist and the viewer.

Image: Wind Nest (Shelter for the Unsheltered), 2016, pigment print, 79 x 123 cm.

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Jorma Puranen at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

Jorma Puranen’s extensive solo exhibition Museum Meditations is on display 30 June – 8 November 2020 at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova in Turku.

The photographic works of Jorma Puranen are a study in history, art, ethnography, anthropology and geography. His images dive deep into archived images and knowledge as well as the histories of our arctic regions. Our sense of cultural memory is explored through themes that span centuries. Puranen aims to unveil hidden histories, stories left in the margins and places that have been forgotten. At the same time the process of photography grounds his work in the present moment.

This exhibtion is presented on two floors and includes some of the artist’s most extensively developed series as well as recent works.

Image: Jorma Puranen Icy Prospects 65, 2014, 146 x 180 cm, pigment print

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Grönlund-Nisunen at Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum

Grönlund-Nisunen’s extensive retrospective exhibition Flow with Matter is on view at Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum until November 2020. Flow with Matter is Grönlund-Nisunen´s first solo exhibition in China, and the first foreign exhibition in Shanghai after quarantine of Covid-19. 

“Reaching beyond the visible phenomena, Tommi Grönlund and Petteri Nisunen have perceived, in their explorations, nature´s true intentions. Their inquiries do not stem out of surface manifestations, but out of genuine enthusiasm for the living world. Seemingly hard and fast logic of the world is all too often taken for granted, then reduced to a lifeless dataset. The two artists reverse this process. Through a variety of interdisciplinary tactics, they re-examine the sonic and visual flux of nature, its phenomena and transformations, to re-ignite our curiosity in the world, and raise our awareness of the consequences of our own behavior.

Grönlund-Nisunen´s architectural and kinetic installations are minimal yet poetic, restrained and precise in their expressive language, and rigorously rational. Instead of creating works that are emotionally ‘loud’, the artists´ speech is latent, leaving the audience enough space to discover and think for themselves.”
– Ma Nan, curator of the exhibition.

Image: Electromagnet, 2020, installation | Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum.


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Felt the Moonlight on my Feet by Jani Ruscica, Suzanna Pezo and Sam Watson

Felt the Moonlight on my Feet is a collaborative work by Jani Ruscica and tap-dancer Suzanna Pezo developed with producer and curator Sam Watson. The work is a newly conceived iteration of an ongoing collaborative project, specifically in the context of our current, shared situation, with a series of five live performative readings broadcast live across the internet via existing streaming platforms throughout the month of June.

For the first iteration of Felt the Moonlight on my Feet tap dancer Suzanna Pezo was presented with three pieces of poetry chosen by Ruscica in part due to their political and social censorship during the course of their existence. Each poem was translated into Morse Code, itself then further translated and interpreted by Pezo into a piece for tap, performed using specially crafted shoes utilising wool-felt in place of the usual metal-taps.

In this latest development of the work, conceived especially for the context of online-streaming,  Suzanna Pezo will translate the poem ‘Song of Myself’ by American humanist, poet, essayist and journalist Walt Whitman (1819–1892) into a new dance piece.

The Finnish Cultural and Academic Institutes’ Together Alone project has commissioned a series of new, live performances of Walt Whitman’s Song of Myself. The performative ‘readings’ will take place 5 times, broadcast live from the location of Pezo’s studio and her surroundings in Antwerp, Belgium. Consistent with Ruscica, Pezo and Watson’s practices to date, the collaborative work explores the intersections between language, place, culture, sculpture, sound, theatre and performance, posing questions relating to the processes of translation, cultural representation and communication.

Felt the Moonlight on my Feet streaming online in June every Tuesday at 20:00 (CET) via

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Galerie Anhava re-opens June 4th with Essi Kuokkanen & Underground: Elina Vainio

Galerie Anhava is happy to re-open its doors from June 4th onwards with exhibitions by Essi Kuokkanen and Elina Vainio.
Essi Kuokkanen (b. 1991) showcases her new paintings in the solo exhibition on the main floor of the gallery from 4 to 26 June. Kuokkanen’s surrealistic works address many fundamental issues of life, such as the relationship with nature and the difficulty of communication. 

Elina Vainio’s (b. 1981) site-specific installation is on view at the lower level of the gallery as part of the Anhava Underground series. In her recent work, Vainio has proceeded towards questions concerning the diversity of life and its present-day prerequisites.

Please note that owing to current special requirements no opening reception of the exhibition will be held. The exhibition opens on June 4th at 11 am. We kindly ask that you keep safe distances and maintain hand hygiene when visiting the gallery. Please refrain from visiting the exhibition if you have any symptoms of illness.

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Kristján Gudmundsson at i8 Gallery

Kristján Gudmundsson’s exhibition Mostly Drawings is on display 14 May – 20 June 2020 at i8 Gallery in Reykjavik. It is Gudmundsson’s sixth solo show at the gallery.

“This career long engagement with drawing has successively focused—with an uncanny intensity and wit—on reductive aspects of drawing. While each work has its own set of elements and concerns, collectively the work presses at the edges of drawing in the modern age. Gudmundsson’s work, like all great drawing, elicits an attention to how we connect to the material facts, and nothingness, of the world.”
– Gavin Morrison

Watch a walk-through of the exhibition here.

Image: Kristján Gudmundsson Drawing, Helvetica Medium, 2007, solid graphite, bolts, 176 x 128 x 6 cm | i8 Gallery

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Vesa-Pekka Rannikko’s new public video work unveiled in Vantaa

Vesa-Pekka Rannikko’s new commissioned public artwork Sparrow Talk in Koivukylä Vantaa is now unveiled. The work has been commissioned by the City of Vantaa.

Sparrow is one of the widest spread bird species and very well adopted to urban settings. Through the shape of a sparrow and the text written by poet Pauli Tapio Sparrow Talk reflects the relationship between the bird and its environment but also communication and the multiplicity of languages – both human and animal.

The work includes two separate videos for day and night time which can be seen on a two-sided window shaped LED-screen installed over the staircase in Rautkallionrinne.

A video presentation of the work (in Finnish) can be found here.

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Galerie Anhava temporarily closed

We have been closely monitoring the instructions of local authorities and in response to the safety recommendations for limiting the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Galerie Anhava will be temporarily closed to the public as of Tuesday 17 March.

Our current exhibition of works by Matti Kujasalo can be viewed by appointment. We will continuously evaluate the situation and will inform about the updates on the gallery’s website and on our social media channels. Gallery operations will continue through remote working and we will be available by email: hanna.huitu(at)

Unfortunately the upcoming solo exhibition by Raimo Reinikainen as well as the Anhava Underground exhibition by Juhana Moisander will be postponed. The exhibitions were scheduled to open on 2 April.

We look forward to welcoming you to the gallery again.

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Anna Tuori at Suzanne Tarasieve

Anna Tuori’s second solo show at Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve in Paris runs from 14 March to 2 May 2020. The Never Seen a Bag Exploding exhibition presents her new drawings and paintings, including the Walkers series.

“The first word that comes to mind when I look at the works of Anna Tuori is restless. There are restless ‘walkers’ populating her paintings, ready to go but also wanting to stay. A restless hand made the paintings, moving over the surface, adding scribbles and patches in different places. And the resulting works never rest; they appear active, vibrant, and alive (…)” – Jurriaan Benschop

Santeri Tuori at Purdy Hicks

The Purdy Hicks Gallery in London is showing a solo exhibition of photographer Santeri Tuori from 28 February to 28 March 2020. For the new Water Lilies series, Tuori photographed ponds over a period of time; the works are layered images on top of each other taken from the same spot at different times. As a result, the image becomes abstracted – no longer a specific record of the original pond and water lilies photographed by Tuori, but more the essence and memory of the place.

Image: Water Lilies #9, 2019, pigment print, 93.5 x 70 cm

Kari Vehosalo at the Oulu Museum of Art

Works by Kari Vehosalo are on view at the Oulu Museum of Art from 29 February to 26 April 2020. The Displaced – The Archaeology of Refugees exhibition examines how people displaced by the Second World War have become accepted or rejected by their new communities, what the process of forced immigration has been like, and what kinds of stories the memory constructs out of it. The exhibition is based on a collaboration of researchers and artists.

Image: Kari Vehosalo, Finnhorse II, 2020, oil on canvas, 155 x 195 cm

Gallery Talks: Heini Aho

Welcome to the Gallery Talks event on Saturday 29 February at 1pm. Artist Heini Aho will talk about her current solo exhibition ‘Pastel Lemon Yellow Soft Passive Aggressive’ at the gallery. Please notice that the event will be in Finnish.

Grönlund-Nisunen at Shangai Minsheng Art Museum

Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum will host an extensive retrospective exhibition Flow with Matter of works by Grönlund-Nisunen. Along with the earlier production of the artist duo, the exhibition will also include new artworks. The internationally acknowledged artists Tommi Grönlund (b. 1967) and  Petteri Nisunen (b. 1962) have showcased their works in numerous private and group exhibitions both in Finland and abroad.

With their backgrounds in architecture, Grönlund-Nisunen’s art addresses issues of space and physical phenomena, such as gravity, magnetism or the movement of light, through the sophisticated installations. Using technology, sound and light as the primary material, their precisely constructed artworks crystallise and encapsulate these phenomena we tend to regard as self-evident.

Flow with Matter will open in May/June 2020. The exhibition is curated by Ma Nan.

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Time Is No Longer Round – an illustrated publication on Santeri Tuori’s photography

Hatje Cantz has published a new illustrated art book on Santeri Tuori’s photography. The publication is titled Time Is No Longer Round, including texts by Timothy Persons, Alistair Hicks and Birta Gudjonsdottir.

Santeri Tuori’s (b. 1970) compositions of trees and clouds are fascinating photography montages made up of several layers of images. The result is nearly abstract, complex images of nature. The eye is no longer guided toward a vanishing point around which the image is organised – instead, viewers enjoy a wealth of new perspectives.

Explorations – the Lars Göran Johnsson Collection on view at the Turku Art Museum

The Explorations exhibition at the Turku Art Museum gives an overview to the art collection of Lars Göran Johnsson (b. 1930), one of the foremost private art collectors in Finland. He donated the collection of over 500 artworks to the art museum in 2016, and it has continued to grow since. The Lars Göran Johnsson Collection exhibition includes works by Kari Cavén, Jacob Dahlgren, Kristjan Gudmundsson, Jani Hänninen, Pertti Kekarainen, Matti Kujasalo, Elina Merenmies, Silja Rantanen and Mari Sunna, among other artists.

The multifaceted collection reflects Johnsson’s mobile lifestyle and interest in current events and trends. His work as doctor and researcher took him to the United States in the 1970’s, and today he divides his time between Finland and France. The collection includes alongside Nordic art also American and Central European art. The exhibition opens up vistas onto international modernism and contemporary art.

Explorations is on view from 24 January to 17 May 2020.

Image: Silja Rantanen, What I Know of Burano, 1998, oil on canvas, 200 x 200 cm. Photo Erkki Valli-Jaakola/Pori Art Museum

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Jacob Dahlgren at Stavanger kunstmuseum

Jacob Dahlgren’s first exhibition in a Norwegian art museum is now on view at Stavanger kunstmuseum. The works of the exhibition focus on the possibilities of nonfigurative art. Dahlgren also invites the public to participate – exploring the potential of colour and form through workshops and diverse social activities.

The exhibition is open until 31 December 2020.

Gallery Talks: Jussi Niva

Welcome to the Gallery Talks event on Sunday 26 January at 2pm. Artist Jussi Niva will talk about his current solo exhibition Matter at the gallery. Please notice that the event will be in Finnish.