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Visual Arts

The visual arts help me
to understand the world
more comprehensively.

- Eeva

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Last modified: 02.09.2016

National Council for the Visual Arts

The National Council for the Visual Arts is responsible for making decisions regarding grants, subsidies and prizes within the fields of visual arts, photograophic art, comics and illustrations. The council also provides expert advice in these fields.

The Central Arts Council appoints national arts councils for a two-year term.

National Council for the Visual Arts 2017–18

Chairperson:

Veli Granö, Photographer, Porvoo

Vice-chairperson:

Minna Henriksson, Artist, Helsinki

Other members:

Terhi Ekebom, Illustrator, Comics Artist, Helsinki
Maria Hirvi-Ijäs, Critic, Researcher, Helsinki
Villu Jaanisoo, Sculptor, Pirkkala
Aimo Katajamäki, Illustrator, Visual Artist, Helsinki
Laura Köönikkä, Curator, Helsinki
Anni Leppälä, Photographer, Helsinki
Ismo Luukkonen, Photographer, Turku
Pekka Paikkari, Sculptor, Designer, Sipoo
Kari Södö, Visual Artist, Oulu
Anne Tamminen, Visual Artist, Hämeenlinna

Presenting Officer

Henri Terho, Special Adviser
t. 0295 330 901
henri.terho@taike.fi

Information

Nelli Sahlman, Customer Service Secretary
t. 0295 330 708
nelli.sahlman@taike.fi

 

 

Last modified: 30.03.2017

Contact

National Council for Visual Arts
Hakaniemenranta 6, PL 1001
00531  Helsinki
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Tel. +358 295330900
asiakaspalvelu@taike.fi
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