New Creative Cooperations
Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux builds bridges for actors in culture, art and science.
The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux is undergoing personnel changes. Head of Programme, Annukka Vähäsöyrinki’s duties end in June, but she will continue to be responsible as a producer of the Mobile Home(less) project from Finland until the end of the autumn and will begin work as a representative for the Finnish Cultural Institute in Benelux Trust. Project intern via the Svenska kulturfonden (Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland), Emma Mether will move into the role of coordinator in the 2017 autumn. CIMO (Finnish National Agency for Education) intern, Alix Helfer’s work period handling the Institute’s communications ends in July. The next CIMO and Svenska kulturfonden interns will take up their duties in the autumn. Annukka, Emma and Alix share their experiences of the Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux.
In the essay collection ’Home Reassembled – On Art, Destruction and Spaces in Motion’ a diverse, international group of authors comment on artist Anssi Pulkkinen’s work Street View (Reassembled) and use it to delve into some of most critical topics of our time such as home, homelessness, identity and belonging.