Nathaniel Mellors & Erkka Nissinen

16.03.2018 – 09.09.2018

The Aalto Natives showcased artist duo Erkka Nissinen and Nathaniel Mellors who represented Finland at the 2017 Venice Biennale.

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Grayson Perry

13.04.2018 – 02.09.2018

English artist Grayson Perry observes the world through touching stories, the reappraisal of gender roles and absurd humour.

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Vladislav Mamyshev-Monroe

09.02.2018 – 29.07.2018

In his pictures, Mamyshev-Monroe often assumes the role of some great and tragic historical figure.

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Maija Luutonen

09.02.2018 – 29.07.2018
Kiasma Commission by Kordelin

Helsinki-based artist Maija Luutonen works primarily with painting by exploring and expanding its boundaries and potential.

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Korakrit Arunanondchai

29.09.2017 – 18.03.2018

The past and the future, nature and technology, Eastern spiritual traditions and current global issues – all these co-exist in Korakrit Arunanondchai’s art.

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Ars Fennica

13.10.2017 – 18.02.2018

Kiasma presented a joint exhibition by the five candidates for the 2017 Ars Fennica, the most prestigious art award in Finland. The candidates were Maija Blåfield, artist couple Pekka and Teija Isorättyä, Perttu Saksa, Kari Vehosalo, and Camilla Vuorenmaa.

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ARS17

31.03.2017 – 14.01.2018

ARS17 – Hello World! was a major exhibition of international contemporary art on the theme of digital revolution. The exhibition offered a fresh approach to contemporary art by also expanding the viewing experience into the online realm.

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Valokuvaaja Meeri Koutaniemi ja tuottaja Arman Alizad Kiasmassa

Meeri Koutaniemi & Arman Alizad

07.10.2016 – 26.02.2017

After the Turmoil is an exhibition about survival. It is about people who have endured great suffering yet who refuse to play the role of the victim. Instead, they have become proactive change-makers in their community.

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Mona Hatoumin teos Hotspot Kiasmassa

Mona Hatoum

07.10.2016 – 26.02.2017

Mona Hatoum’s work presents us with a world characterized by conflict and contradictions. Her first solo exhibition in Finland gives an overview
of her work from the late-‘70s to the present.

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KIASMA’S COLLECTION EXHIBITION

22.04.2016 – 29.01.2017

Art can touch us. It can stir feelings and memories. It can get under our skin and cut to the bone – but only if we let it. Not every reaction can be put into words. The exhibition presented works by 27 artists from Kiasma’s permanent collections.

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Choi Jeong Hwa

22.04.2016 – 18.09.2016

South Korean Choi jeong Hwa builds his large installations by combining local and Korean, new and old, unique and mass-produced elements, blending Korean pictorial tradition with global consumer culture.

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Ernesto Neto

04.03.2016 – 04.09.2016

Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto is one of the brightest names in the international contemporary art scene. In recent years, he has found strong resonance for his art from his collaboration with the Huni Kuin, an indigenous people in the Amazon.

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Jani Ruscica

04.03.2016 – 04.09.2016

The exhibition by the Finnish visual artist Jani Ruscica (b. 1978) consists of parts of his recent multimedia work-in-process titled Conversation in Pieces (2016).

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Seeking Company for the Marshal

29.01.2016 – 27.03.2016

Together with Kiasma, the Finnish State Art Commission organised a competition for a new work of art to be installed near Kiasma. This exhibition showcases the finalists of the competition.

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DEMONSTRATING MINDS: Disagreements in Contemporary Art

09.10.2015 – 20.03.2016

The exhibition presented through works by 19 international artists personal statements about the relationships between art and society.

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Jani Leinonen

04.09.2015 – 31.01.2016

Jani Leinonen challenges us to question the structures and practices of art as well as politics and the world of education.

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Markus Heikkerö

09.10.2015 – 10.01.2016

When Heikkerö began his artistic career in the 1960s in the underground movement, he bewildered audiences with his openly sexual, surrealist works.

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Ismo Kajander: Anartist

17.4.2015 – 9.8.2015

Ismo Kajander uses objects associated with private and collective memories in his art. Often the objects allude also to politics and society.

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Face to Face

13.03.2015 – 07.02.2016

Portraits can acquire many different and even surprising forms in contemporary art.

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Robert Mapplethorpe

13.03.2015 – 13.09.2015

Consisting of more than 250 works, the retrospective exhibition in the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma offers a broad overview of the key periods of Mapplethorpe’s career.

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Elements

13.03.2015 – 09.08.2015

Elements continues the exhibition series that showcases well-known works with strong athmosphere from the Kiasma Collections.

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Kiasma Goes Taidehalli

10.10.2014 – 16.11.2014

The exhibition in Kunsthalle present Kiasma’s collections.

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Together

16.05.2014 – 07.09.2014

Top names of Finnish contemporary art, design and fashion meet in the Together exhibition. Produced jointly by Marimekko and Kiasma, the boundary-breaking exhibition opens new views into the world of art and design.

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Alfredo Jaar

11.04.2014 – 07.09.2014

The overriding theme in the artist’s large scale installations, films, photographs, objects, and neon works is human and social morals – our responsibility for our own fate and that of others. The retrospective show comprises more than 40 works from 1974–2014.

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Ars Fennica

07.02.2014 – 20.04.2014

The 2014 Ars Fennica candidates in a joint exhibition at Kiasma.

Mika Taanila

01.11.2013 – 02.03.2014

Filmmaker and artist Mika Taanila examines in his art the utopias of yesterday and today.