Exhibition at the Øregaard museum
Hellerup, Tanska, 22.6.-10.9.2017
Artists participating the exhibition at Øregaard museum:
Maiju Ahlgrén, Ane Fabricius Christiansen, Annette Dam, Ariadna Donner, Riitta Forsman, Leena Illukka, Aino Kajaniemi, Malene Kastalje, Tytti Korin, Anne Mette Larsen, Riikka Latva-Somppi, Majken Mann & Nynne Færch, Tiia Matikainen, Saana Murtti, Jette Nevers, Nina Nisonen, Ulla Pohjola, Inni Pärnänen, Ulrike Ramin, Elina Salonen, Helene Søs Schjødts, Kirsten Schou-Jørgensen, Ulla Sinkkonen, Johanna Suonpää, Amelie Tillgren & Pia Jensen, Virpi Vesanen-Laukkanen, Mervi Vuolas
Exhibition at the Kouvola Art Museum Poikilo
29.9.2016 – 8.1.2017
Olo-Mærkbart web catalogue introduces the artists and explains the background of exhibition and contemporary craft. The catalogue is published by Artists O.
In case the issuu publication above doesn't work: Olo-Maerkbart-nayttelyluettelo.pdf (7.4 Mt)
28.9. Opening day program
- 13.00 Press conference
- Release of the web catalogue
- 16.30–18 miniseminar at Honka Sali. There is artists and provincial artist laureate Outi Turpeinen as a lecturer present at the miniseminar. Artist Paneltalk, which main topic will be contemporary craft's relation to other contemporary art.
- 18–20 Opening of the exhibition
15.10. at 14–15 o'clock
- Curator's round by Raakel Kuukka
29.10. at 13–15.30 o'clock
- Workshop by Maiju Ahlgrén, take your own crocheting needle number 3-3,5 and yarn with you.
19.11. at 13–15.30 o'clock
- Workshop by Ulla Sinkkonen, material fee 5 euros to workshop leader.
8.1.2017 Olo – Mærkbart exhibition closes in Poikilo.
Exhibition at the Øregaard museum, Hellerup, Denmark, 22.6.-10.9.2017
21.6.2017 wednesday 17.00 opening of the exhibition
The joint Nordic Art and Design travelling exhibition in Finland and Denmark 2016–2017
The exhibition will showcase the best in contemporary Nordic Art and Design. Experience national differences and commonalities in a joint exhibition of finish and danish artists. The exhibition will be featured in two galleries: at the Kouvola Art Museum Poikilo before moving to Danish Øregaard museum in Hellerup with the help of our Danish partners.
The exhibition will celebrate the Finland based Artists O Association’s 10th anniversary and the Danish Danske Kunsthåndværkere & Designere 40th anniversary, both taking place in 2016.
The participating artists
The joint exhibition of Artists O Association and Danske
Kunsthåndværkere & Designere received 51 applications from Finland
and 11 from Denmark. The exhibition’s jury, an art historian, PhD Jorunn
Veiteberg (Denmark / Norway) and visual & photographic artist, MA
Raakel Kuukka (Finland) commended the high quality of applications. The
exhibition will be opened in September 2016 at Kouvola Art Museum
Thanks to all applicants!
Works from the following artists were selected to the exhibition:
Maiju Ahlgrén, Ariadna Donner, Riitta Forsman, Leena Illukka, Aino Kajaniemi, Tytti Korin, Kaarina Kuusisto-Lukkari, Riikka Latva-Somppi, Tiia Matikainen, Saana Murtti, Nina Nisonen, Ulla Pohjola, Inni Pärnänen, Elina Salonen, Ulla Sinkkonen, Johanna Suonpää, Virpi Vesanen-Laukkanen ja Mervi Vuolas
Malene Kastalje, Anne Mette Larsen, Majken Mann & Nynne Færch, Jette Nevers, Ulrike Ramin, Helene Søs Schjødts sekä Amelie Tillgren & Pia Jensen.
In addition from Denmark, invited by the curators:
Kirsten Schou-Jørgensen, Annette Dam and Ane Fabricius Christiansen