In English

Visusti is a cooperation project by three associations representing artists, photographers and designers in Central Finland.

Woodland exhibition travelling through Central Finland

Metsämaa (Woodland) is an exhibition that will tour in 10 cities in Central Finland during 2020-2021. The artistic expression varies from film to performance, painting to light, sculpture to photography and videos. The 49 artists curated to the tour work in Central Finland and address the theme from all angles.

The tour starts from Kyyjärvi on March 16th and travels to Saarijärvi, Keuruu, Konnevesi, Karstula and Hankasalmi during year 2020. All exhibitions differ in their composition and are curated bearing in mind the different exhibition spaces.

Besides the exhibition, the happenings include guided tours, workshops for children, cinema, dance, and sparring for professional artists.

The exhibition tour is a part of Visusti project that is run by the Centre for Creative Photography in Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä Artists’ Association and Materia ry, association for design and crafts. The tour is realized in co-operation with the Film Center of Central Finland and Central Finland Regional Dance Center. Main funders are Regional Council of Central Finland and the Finnish Cultural Foundation / Central Finland.

Artists on tour:

Ulla Aatinen
Pirta Ala
Ole Andersen
Mari Antjärvi
Tommi Anttonen
Anitta Asunta-Plane
Mikko Auerniitty
Mirja Autio
Petri Blomqvist
Niina Friman
Jaana Harlin
Mikko Hietaharju
Sade Hiidenkari
Nina Huisman
Johanna Juvonen
Marko Kaiponen
Aino Kajaniemi
Sini Kolari
Soile Kollanen
Arttu Kotisara
Maija Kumpulainen-Sokka
Saija Lehtonen
Aija-Leena Lääperi
Raija Manninen
Heli Mannisenmäki
Sari Mansala
Paula Mikkilä
Sisko Mikkilä
Emmi Minkkinen
Paula Myllymäki
Kirsi Neuvonen
Johanna Pisto
Katja Rauhamäki
Minja Revonkorpi
Anu Rinkinen
Svetlana Ruoho
Anssi Ruuska
Ilona Rytkönen
Eila Savolainen
Jukka Silokunnas
Leena Sipilä
Rune Snellman
Pekka Suomäki
Ville-Juhani Sutinen
Hannele Torniainen
Toûa Toûa
Sonja Vectomov
Ulla Virta
Timo Vuoriainen

For more info contact the joint producer:
Vilja Ruokolainen
info@visusti.fi
+358 50 329 3432