NKF / Nordic Art Association Finland

Helsinki, Finland

Trebergavägen 19
06200 Borgå
Helsinki, Finland


Nordic Art Association in Finland The aim of the Association is to promote co-operation and understanding in the Nordic countries between individual artists and organizations for the arts. The Association organizes exhibitions, seminars, workshops and courses. At present the Association comprises nine national member sections: Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Saami (Lapland), Sweden and Aland. The members of the various national sections are local artists and visual arts organizations, operating both through co-operative projects and independently. The Nordic Art Association is runned by the professional artists themselves. Association meeting is held once in year and is the highest deciding organ. The Nordic Art Association’s whole name in Finland is Suomen Pohjoismainen Taideliitto – Nordiska Konstförbundet i Finland (PTL-NKF) ry. Its homeplace is Helsinki.

Helsinki Artists' Association/Gallery Katariina (Galleria Katariina/Galleri Katariina) will bring four artsits at Supermarket: Anu Osva with a mixed painting-video work Life in the waterdrop, Jenny Suhonen with a performance Humanshredder, Camilla Mihkelsoo with painting and Virpi Vesanen-Laukkanen with installation.

Camilla Mihkelsoo: Trés cool, 2015, oil on board, 60 x 60 cm
Example of Virpi Vesanen-Laukkanen installation
Anu Osva: Drop of Water, detail from mixed painting and video work
Logo of Gallery Katariina
From Jenny Suhonens performance Humanshredder
Jenny Suhonen in her performance Humanshredder