Art Academics

The President of Finland awards the title of Art Academic to a distinguished artist nominated by the Arts Council of Finland. At any one time there can be up to 11 art academics. The title is ceremonial, and no salary or grant is paid to the holder of the title.

Art Academics

Ahtila Eija-Liisa, Media Artist
Bremer Caj, Photographer
Heiskanen Outi, Graphic Artist
Honkasalo Pirjo, Film Director
Kuusela Marjo, Dance Artist
Leiviskä Juha, Architect
Mäkelä Hannu, Author
Nurmesniemi Vuokko, Textile and Fashion Designer
Panula Jorma, Conductor

Last modified: 29.08.2022


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Hakaniemenranta 6, PL 1001
00531  Helsinki

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