Kiasma 25 years

Celebrate Kiasma’s 25th anniversary of with us! Featuring music, dance and guided tours of the Tom of Finland exhibition. Museum admission is free for the celebration.

  • 2.6.2023 at 10–22
The entire museum
Tickets: free admission


Designed by architect Steven Holl, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art opened to the public on 30 May 1998. On Friday 2 June 2023, the public will join us in celebrating the museum’s 25th anniversary.

The event will take place throughout the first floor of Kiasma, with free access to the exhibitions. All programmes are free that day.


Exhibition galleries

The exhibitions are open from 10–20.30.


From 17–18, guided tour of Kiasma in Finnish.

From 17–18, guided tour of the Tom of Finland exhibition in Finnish.

From 17.15–17.50, pop-up dance performance directed by Ben Fury – dancers Hozan Omar, Andrii Gregul, Sanna Nazimov, Ella Sinervo, Taru Koski

From 18–19, guided tour of the Tom of Finland exhibition in English.

Kiasma Café and Kiasma Shop

DJs will perform at Kiasma Café from 12–22.

At 12 Matti Nives

At 14 DJ Jonna

At 16 Sleezy J

At 18 Kristiina Männikkö

At 20 Irene Kostas

The café and shop will have special anniversary offers.

Seminar Room

Distribution of free art publications and posters.

Kiasma Theatre lobby

From 16–18, Kiasma 25 graffiti sketching workshop

Kiasma Theatre

From 16–18, Call out Junior hip hop disco for children and teens

At 19, Daddy and the Muscle Academy documentary screening (16+)