Programme 2021

Diversity in Art: Art in Diversity, supported by Kone Foundation, Arts Promotion Centre Finland, the City of Helsinki, and the Ministry of Education and Culture, will continue this year. The new program Transcultural Workspaces: Arts, Education, and Labour, a series of workshops and art events during 2021, will start soon, stay tuned! Check out our Facebook page and social media for the last updates.

2.-5.4. We’re Like One Place – Online Bedtime Story Service

Created by artists Katriina Kettunen and Olga Spyropoulou, this one-on-one performance offers a soothing experience of bedtime reading for all ages and the chance to be in the company of another person without feeling any stress to hold a conversation.

What are the stories we choose to share with one another? Which stories do we choose to listen to? How do they bring us together?

To participate in this performance, choose a performer (Katriina, Olga, Diana Soria Hernandez, Lehmus Murtomaa), and book your storytime through the form: https://www.lyyti.in/werelikeoneplace

Catalysti Mentoring Program for Artists will start this spring as a service for our members. The first meeting will take place before the summer. An initiative by Tanya Tyniälä.

5.2021 Evolving Ways of Listening, dance performance and workshop with Nadja Pärssinen, Vera Lapitskaya, Maya O. Carroll.

The trio performance developing topics include: the many ways we can listen, how it supports our being on stage, and how to deepen our connections towards each other.

The group will work with instant composition and sound, through Maya O. Carroll’s approach and methods.

Scriptor in Fabula, Literary Interviews Project A series of video interviews realised by the writer Tanya Tyniälä. The main goal of the project is to make better known the transcultural writers who work and live in Finland.

Cyclical Enclosure, dance and art workshop, autumn 2020. With Geneva Rosett-Hafter, BA dance theatre: Project coordinator, educator, artist, dancer. Marja Koponen, MA dance art: Project developer, dancer, educator. Maria Prokhorova, BA dance art: Project developer, dancer, educator. Location and date TBC.

Causatum 4, Helsinki. Fourth part of the Causatum Live Cinema series, initiated by Marek Pluciennik. A series “purely committed to practices using improvised live moving image” (M.P.).

My Childhood Exhibition and Family Day Annantalo 15.10-19.12.2021

The exhibition will showcase a wide spectrum of childhood experiences through an array of different artistic mediums. It will also include a Family day, with workshops and performances (date TBC). Artists: Rosamaría BolomZahrah EhsanJosef KaIrina Kreer-BoulayOuti KorhonenAlejandro OlarteArlene Tucker.

The exhibition is curated by Anna Puhakka, Tatiana Solovieva, Paola Livorsi, and produced in collaboration with Annantalo.

Nonnihil second part of the video spectacle NULLA (Latin for not any) exploring the mindset of being trapped in an image created for immigrants, which deems them “not any” of “us”. Project in three parts by Marek Pluciennik.

 

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