Category Finnish

Kiasma Commision by Kordelin

Kiasma Commision by Kordelin – some great news for artists! The Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma has teamed up with the Alfred Kordelin Foundation to launch a new funding concept.

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Interview with Finnish artist | Isabella Chydenius

Isabella Chydenius (b.1988) is a Finnish interdisciplinary artist working on female and gender issues regarding taboos and societal norms. Her work combines painting, installation, sculpture, text, video and performance, and focuses

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Interview with Photographer | Vanessa Forstén

Quiet portraits that speak loudly through a soft color palette, heavy feelings displayed in a calm and harmonious way. The atmosphere and mood in the pictures focusing on the female

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Ivana Helsinki Festival ⎮ Superwood

Music performances at the hotel rooftop, in the sauna, in the heart of the forest; talks about love, feminism, animal rights; contemporary art and cool visuals; all for visitors to

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Why yoga pants when you can work out in Formal Fridays?

Formal Friday is an innovative Finnish clothing label playing with the traditional terms of sophisticated clothing. Questioning why your clothing shouldn’t fit your day to day attire, the guys at

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Interview with Finnish Artist ⎮ KARUSOMA

KARU = rugged, stark SOMA = cute, pretty One Friday afternoon Ville Ruso, the artist behind the art brand Karusoma, opened up his studio for the public and anyone was

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Self(ie) Love Club – Amanda Kiviniemi

Media’s attitude towards women and celebrities’ half nude pictures in product placement images are known for having a negative impact – especially on young women who tend to objectify themselves

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Näytös17 ⎮ Aalto University Fashion show

Näytös, the annual fashion show by design students at Aalto University, is one of Helsinki’s most anticipated fashion events. Tickets are sold out at a glance and among the buzz

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Marimekko SS17: Nostalgia is the new Black

Marimekko’s spring/summer 2017 collection is a nostalgic tribute to the 60’s and 70’s archive, reusing iconic pieces such as Monrepos-, Linjaviitta-, Liidokki- and Korppi-dresses and the Kentauri-skirt. Familiar prints and

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Aarrekid – Funky Finnish brand

Finnish kids brand AARREKID has a story for every garment! Don’t believe me?     “When the crabs are busy bedecking the seafloor with every kind of plant, you can

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