Contemporary, experimental exhibitions: paintings and painting based installations, changing every third week. Artists are selected on the basis of applications by the Exhibition Committee, which consists of artists. tm•gallery is managed by Finnish Painters' Union, which is a nationwide artists' association and as such the biggest artists' association in Finland with about 1 500 members. The Union organizes exhibitions and workshops in collaboration with art museums and other institutions. It also sales artist materials at cost price. tm•gallery, locating in the center of Helsinki, has a versatile profile focusing on new Finnish painting. Besides paintings, also video works and installations are shown. The gallery also serves as a venue for seminars and different types of art presentations.
This year (2017) in the Supermarket tm•gallery exhibits three contemporary painters Tiina Heiska (b. 1959, lives in Helsinki), Hanna Kanto (b. 1981, lives in Haparanda, Sweden), Kaarlo Stauffer (b. 1988, lives in Helsinki) and an artist couple Janne Nabb (b. 1984) & Maria Teeri (b. 1985), who are living in Helsinki and in Övermark, Österbotten. Nabb & Teeri`s art works are installations, they use wide range of techniques, their works are in a position to current issues such as climate change. Websites of the artists: http://www.nabbteeri.com/ http://tiinaheiska.fi/ http://www.hannakanto.com/ http://kaarlostauffer.tumblr.com/