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May 16, 2016
Top 5 Tips, Helsinki Festival 2016 premium
Helsinki Festival comes to town again in August-September. The new programme was published in April, of which I gathered some oF the most interesting hints. The choice wasn’t easy to make, because loads of fascinating music, theatre and dance programme as well as partner festivals, such as Art goes Kapakka, Korjaamo Theatre’s Stage Festival and […]
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February 19, 2016
Helsinki museums: 3 shops & cafés not to miss premium
Yes, there are quite a few museums on a map of Helsinki. And, yes, each of them is worth a hasteless tour on Sunday afternoon. However, there are some proven ways to benefit from the museum visit without entering exhibition space. Think of shopping and a hearty lunch.   Contemporary Art Museum Kiasma – attention: […]
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February 19, 2016
#HelsinkiSecret Residence: Alexey & Mariia premium
From the beginning of 2016, the #HelsinkiSecret Residence serves as a base for international social media influencers reporting from the city center of Helsinki. The #HelsinkiSecret Residence is an initiative by Visit Helsinki and represents a globally unique form of city marketing utilizing social media. The residence comprises a studio apartment in the city center […]
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February 3, 2016
#HelsinkiSecret Residence: Andrea & Sara premium
From the beginning of 2016, the #HelsinkiSecret Residence serves as a base for international social media influencers reporting from the city center of Helsinki. The #HelsinkiSecret Residence is an initiative by Visit Helsinki and represents a globally unique form of city marketing utilizing social media. The residence comprises a studio apartment in the city center […]
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January 27, 2015
Top 5 Art Hints by Visit Helsinki premium
  Sculptures at Kamppi Metro Station Do you miss the sculpture Bad Bad Boy that was staying at the Market Square looking quite embarrassed while he was pissing in the water? The  8-metre-high statue was there  last summer during the Helsinki Festival and it was made by Finnish sculptor Tommi Toija. He had also an […]
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May 21, 2014
Kiasma and Marimekko go together! premium
A new exhibition has been opened in Kiasma in May. 16 contemporary artists had the opportunity to use materials and factory of Marimekko in order to make contemporary art. They all have or had some kind of a relationship with Marimekko, as well as all Finns – Marimekko with its stripes and flowers is very […]
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November 11, 2013
Future technology at Kiasma 1.11.2013–2.3.2014 premium
At the beginning of November two interesting exhibitions opened at Kiasma museum of contemporary art, both of them dealing with technology and its development. Towards 2048 presents material from visionary and pioneer of electronic music Erkki Kurenniemi’s (b. 1941) large archive, meanwhile Time Machines highlights contemporary artist and renowned documentary filmmaker Mika Taanila’s (b. 1965) key works from the past […]
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October 9, 2013
Kiasma Hits exhibition celebrates the 15 year old museum premium
Kiasma museum of contemporary art was opened to public 15 years ago. To celebrate the anniversary, a new collection exhibition Kiasma Hits brings together old classics and a bunch of the latest acquisitions from the Kiasma collections. The past and the present of both Finnish and international comtemporary art merge though the art works. The exhibition doesn’t bound […]
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November 29, 2012
Helsinki’s best food actors selected 1/2 premium
Finland’s leading newspaper Helsingin Sanomat has selected Helsinki’s best restaurant In the beginning of November Helsingin Sanomat’s Nyt supplement named this year’s best restaurateurs in a six-page-article. The choice of the best restaurant was based on the opinions of Nyt’s food critics. The aim with the selection was to name a restaurant from which one […]
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