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Contemporary art event Helsinki Biennial will be held in summer 2021

7.4.2021 10:32
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The inaugural Helsinki Biennial will be held this summer from 12 June to 26 September 2021 on Vallisaari island and in mainland Helsinki. It will be available to audiences as allowed by the COVID-19 restrictions. All announced artists and artist groups, as well as one new arts collective, will take part in the biennial. “Implementing …

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Valid recommendations and restrictions to be extended in Metropolitan Area until 30 April 2021

24.3.2021 15:12
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In its meeting on 24 March 2021, the coronavirus coordination group decided to extend the locally valid restrictions and recommendations concerning private events, recreational activities, the use of public premises and remote work until 30 April 2021. Public premises All public customer spaces will remain closed throughout April with the exception of the guided recreational …

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New public art works for premises intended for children and youth

22.3.2021 8:12
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Three new public works of art created with the help of the percentage financing principle were completed in 2020 for spaces used by children and young people of Helsinki. Susanne Gottberg’s work Pielisjärvi Revisited was exhibited at the renovated Ressu Upper Secondary School in Kamppi. In Malminkartano, Konsta Ojala’s eight-part work New Horizons was completed in …

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Customer premises for culture and leisure remain closed in March

1.3.2021 10:18
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City of Helsinki’s customer premises for culture and leisure will remain mostly closed for the entire duration of March. Leisure activities for children and young people born in 2007 or later will be suspended at City of Helsinki’s indoor and outdoor facilities as of 1 March. As regards artificial ice rinks, restrictions on the maximum …

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