TelepART: Okra Playground
20–24 February 2018
The electro-folk band Okra Playground sets off on a European tour in February, and will play five concerts in Belgium. Established in Helsinki in 2010, the band was born out of a desire to play traditional Finnish music with a contemporary and fresh approach.
TelepART: Veli Lehtovaara
22 February – 3 March 2018
Zodiak, Helsinki, Finland
Brussels-based dancer and choreographer Veli Lehtovaara will take his most recent work, Conversations (Peltotiekeskustelu), to Helsinki at the end of February to be performed at the Zodiak Centre for New Dance at the Cable Factory. In the work, three dancers converse with each other and the audience about evolution, the forms of nature and change.
Eyes Wild Open
From 22 February until 22 April
Le Botanique, Brussels
For the first time in the world, Eyes Wild Open photography exhibition will make 70 years of photography converse in a unique scenography, mixing rare vintages, new works, projections, texts and rare books of almost 30 photographers from 17 nationalities, including Finnish artist Arja Hyytiäinen, in the prestigious art center of the Museum of Botanique.
TelepART: Doble Mandoble
10, 12 & 13 March 2018
STOA, Kanneltalo & Vernissa, Finland
The Belgian circus company Doble Mandoble will perform at the Bravo! International Festival for Young Audience between 10–18 March 2018 with 4 performances of their production Mi Otro Yo, a 60-minute indoor circus performance mixing physical theater, acrobatics, object manipulation and comical magic. The 10th edition of Bravo! will take place in different cultural centers of the Helsinki metropolitan area, offering a variety of international productions of children's theater.