Exhibitions

Unique gallery spaces with changing exhibitions.
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July
 
22
 – 
August 8, 2020

Markku Joutsen

Timelessness, bromoil prints

Markku Joutsen had his exhibition originally scheduled in March 2020 just when the pandemic hit and everything, this exhibition included had to close. Now we have a new chance to take a closer look at Joutsen's fascinating bromoil prints in Laterna's cellar gallery in July 2020. Markku Joutsen does not have an exhibition opening on July 21st, but will be present at gallery on July 25th from 10 AM to 3 PM whole day.
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July
 
22
 – 
August 8, 2020

Erkki Salomaa

World Street, photographs

Our July exhibition in Book Gallery is a selection of Erkki Salomaa's photography from the 21st century. The black and white photographs are taken in metropols and smaller cities around the world. These photographs are also part in a book published this summer. World Street the photography book includes over 100 of Erkki Salomaa's photographs from over 40 years 1979-2019. Exhibition opening and book launch at the gallery on Tuesday July 21st 2020 from 5 PM to 7 PM. Warm welcome. ‍
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Past exhibitions

June
 
24
 – 
July 18, 2020

Mika Jokinen

@meilahti2020

Mika Jokinen is an anaesthesiologist who during spring of 2020 worked in the special ward M2 in Meilahti hospital, which was set up to treat patients with covid-19. Jokinen photographed his colleagues and the every daylife in the hospital ward during the epidemic and his unique photographs can be seen for the first time in an exhibition at gallery Laterna Magica from June 24th until July 18th 2020.  
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June
 
24
 – 
July 18, 2020

Kapybara collective

Portaits and stories, photography

In our Book Gallery we will have an exhibition Portaits and stories by the Kapybara collective. Kapybara collective was established in 2016 and consists of artists Heidi Wikström and Tuula Turunen. The collective works with photography, sound and dance in multidisciplinary projects which often engage with topics such as fairytales and imaginary worlds. In this exhibition the collective takes a closer look in the imaginary worlds of small toys.
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March
 
18
 – 
April 4, 2020

Markku Joutsen

Timelessness, bromoil prints

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March
 
18
 – 
April 4, 2020

Group exhibition

Process, fine art prints

This group exhibition presents fine art prints from Toimela print maker courses which are lead by Sari Bremer. The exhibition covers several techniques used in fine art printing such as etching, aquatint, wood carving and carborundum.
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February
 
26
 – 
March 14, 2020

Janne Eloranta

Forest of Life and Death, wood sculptures

Janne Eloranta's unique wood sculptures in a unique exhibition in Laterna Magica's cellar gallery. The exhibition opens with a vernissage on Tuesday Feb 25th from 5-7 PM. Warm welcome.
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February
 
26
 – 
March 14, 2020

Julia Pärnänen and Eino Pessi

Within city limits, photography and original prints

The joint exhibition by Eino Pessi and Julia Pärnänen is dedicated to Helsinki. The city is formed not only through architecture but also by the surrounding nature of which the city is born from. Even though the city of Helsinki is filled with buildings, traffic, people and noise, it is also situated quite close to nature. This exhibition consists of photography and original prints. Exhibition opening on Tue February 25 from 5-7 PM. Warm welcome!
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February
 
5
 – 
February 22, 2020

Kirsi Korpela

Vanitas Art, Photographs

Kirsi Korpela's exhibition Vanitas Art is, as its name suggest, Vanitas-themed and consists of photographs for which she has built still lives and installations.
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February
 
5
 – 
February 22, 2020

Sirpa Aalto and Juha Saitajoki

Love and Death

Love and Death is the exhibition by Sirpa Aalto and Juha Saitajoki, which combines Aalto's photography and Saitajoki's works in mixed technique. The opening of the exhibition is on Tuesday February 4th 2020 From 5 PM to 7 PM.
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January
 
15
 – 
February 1, 2020

Otso Kähönen

Pictures

Welcome to the exhibition opening on Tuesday January 14th from 5-7 PM! I In our Book Gallery Otso Kähönen's Pictures is his first solo exhibition and consists of selected photographs depicting musicians during live performances.
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January
 
14
 – 
February 1, 2020

Ullamaija Hänninen

Baroque, Photographs

Welcome to the exhibition opening on Tuesday January 14th from 5-7 PM! In our cellar gallery we will have Ullamaija Hänninen's dramatic and intense photography exhibition Baroque.
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December
 
11
 – 
January 11, 2020

Chrisse Candolin, Jussi Rautsi and Fabio Lima

The point of view of three

Chrisse Candolin has invited two photographers, Jussi Rautsi and Fabio Lima with her to a joint exhibition in Laterna Magica. Exhibtion presents different points of view to people in various situations, locations and surroundings. Exhibition consists of videos and photography.
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December
 
11
 – 
January 11, 2020

Catharina Kajander, Kirsi Poutanen and Antero Kahila

Fragilities, ceramic torso sculptures, poetry and paintings

Ceramic artist Catharina Kajander, painter Antero Kahila and musician and poet Kirsi Poutanen come together in Laterna Magica to exhibit ceramic torso sculptures, paintings and fragmentary vocal poetry work in multidisciplinary dialogue of fragilities.
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November
 
20
 – 
December 7, 2019

Eira Laulajainen

Seasons in Pictures

In our Cellar and Tile galleries Eira Laulajainen exhibits oil and acrylic paintings with strong colours. Among the works there are also paintings depicting Berlin where November marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall and the opening of the borders between the divided city. 
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November
 
20
 – 
December 7, 2019

Arvo Iho

Filming Andrei Tarkovsky's Stalker in Estonia 1977-1978

In the Book Gallery we will have a photography exhibition by film-maker and professor Arvo Iho. In 1977 and 1978 he worked as an assistant to director Andrei Tarkovsky at the set of Stalker, one of his most famous films. Iho's photographs offer a unique glimpse into the process of a visionary film-maker. 
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October
 
30
 – 
November 16, 2019

Pirjo Latvala

13 moments in Venice

Pirjo Latvala's exhibition takes us on a journey through the colourful canals of Venice.
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