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Visual Arts

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

- Eeva

© Antti Luostarinen / Hahmo
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, photographic 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 2021-22

Chairperson

Erika Kallasmaa, Illustrator, Espoo

Vice chairperson

Elina Försti, Painter, Alajärvi

Other members

Panos Balomenos, Visual Artist, Helsinki (from 8 March 2022)
Elina Brotherus, Photographic Artist, Helsinki (1.1. – 31.12.2022)
Ville Hänninen, Non-Fiction Author, Critic, Helsinki
Heta Kuchka, Visual Artist, Helsinki
Kalle Lampela, Associate Professor in Fine Arts, Rovaniemi
Pia Lindman, Visual Artist, Fagervik (from 8 March 2022)
Tuomas Nyqvist, Visual Artist, Helsinki
Tomas Regan, Visual Artist, Tampere
Jyrki Siukonen, Visual Artist, Researcher, Tampere
Maija Tammi, PhD (Art), Helsinki
 

Nanna Hänninen, Photographic Artist, Kuopio (until 31.12.2021)
Hilda Kozári, Visual Artist, Helsinki (until 7.3.2022)
Paula Tella, Visual Artist, Performance Artist, Helsinki (until 7.3.2022)

Presenting Officer

Kirsi Väkiparta, Special Advisor

Information

Nelli Sahlman, Planning Officer

 

National Council for the Visual Arts 2019–20

Chairperson

Erika Kallasmaa, Illustrator, Espoo

Other members

Ahmed Al-Nawas, Art Curator, Helsinki
Elina Försti, Painter, Alajärvi
Heli Hiltunen, Visual Artist, Helsinki
Maria Hirvi-Ijäs, Researcher, Helsinki
Nanna Hänninen, Photographer, Kuopio
Ville Hänninen, Critic, Helsinki
Teija Isorättyä, Sculptor, Espoo
Harri Larjosto, Media Artist, Vantaa
Vesa-Pekka Rannikko, Visual Artist, Helsinki
Kari Södö, Visual Artist, Oulu
Paula Tella, Visual Artist, Helsinki

Last modified: 28.03.2022

Contact

Arts Promotion Centre Finland
Hakaniemenranta 6, PL 1001
00531  Helsinki
Map

Tel. +358 295 330 900
asiakaspalvelu@taike.fi

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