Exhibitions

Unique gallery spaces with changing exhibitions.
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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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Past exhibitions

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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November
 
16
 – 
November 16, 2019

Tiina Numme

Unexpected

This first solo exhibition by Tiina Numme (b.1987) is titled Unexpected and consists of oil pastel and coloured pencil drawings and poetry. Drawings are almost meditative ruminations on life.
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October
 
9
 – 
October 26, 2019

Miika Storm

Act!One, Photographs

This first exhibition by Miika Storm presents 15 stand up comedians in their work place, on the stage. What remains of the comedic act when the jokes and the colour have been stripped away. Exhibition opening on Tuesday October 8th 5-7 PM. Warm Welcome.
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October
 
8
 – 
October 26, 2019

Group exhibition

Seven graphic artists - Tpl'a 7/7

Tpl'a 7/7 brings together graphic art from seven artists who have worked together every summer for years. Exhibition opening on Tuesday Oct 8th from 5-7 PM. Welcome.
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September
 
18
 – 
October 5, 2019

Anssi Lauri

Teeskelijä - Pretendoer

Photographer Anssi Lauri (s.1982) lives in the northern part of Finland, by the shores of Tornio River, near Kukkolankoski. His exhibition of portraits will be shown in gallery Laterna Magica in September.
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September
 
18
 – 
October 5, 2019

Johanna Kare

Älä lyö! Don't hit!

DON'T HIT is a photography exhibition that tells about the domestic violence experienced by women. More 20 women die due to domestic violence in Finland every year. and home is the most unsafe place for women. Finnish UN Women is a partner in organizing this exhibition: https://unwomen.fi/seiso-naisten-puolella/
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August
 
16
 – 
September 14, 2019

Minttu Maari Mäntynen

Resonance, Photographs

Minttu Maari Mäntynen's exhibtion consists of two series: Recurrence and Barren Lands, which have in parts previously been on show in Charles H. Scott gallery in Vancouver, Canada and in White Space gallery in Edinburgh, Skotland. Now for the first time in Finland.
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August
 
16
 – 
September 14, 2019

Kati Koivikko

Riding in a Bright Yellow Wartburg, Photographs

It will be 30 years since the wall that devided Germany came down. What was life like behind the wall? How did it feel to become a part of unified Germany? Exhibition presents people from the former DDR, who lived behind the wall and have, since the wall came down in 1989, changed the course of their lives.
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July
 
3
 – 
August 10, 2019

Summer exhibition

Moments in Helsinki

Laterna Magica hosts a summer exhibition presenting work from various photographers who have captured Helsinki throughout the years. All pictures will be up for sale and can be purchased directly at the gallery and taken along right away. Perfect as summer souvenirs or gifts.
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May
 
29
 – 
June 20, 2019

Several artists

Hero Gallery: Illustrations from books Hero Stories for Girls and for Boys

Hero Gallery is an exhibition of illustrations from two of the most popular children's books in the past years in Finland. Both books present influential figures from Finnish history and present.
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May
 
29
 – 
June 20, 2019

Heedo Lee

Street Must Go on, Photographs

Street photography by Heedo Lee, a photographer with Korean roots but based in Helsinki.
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May
 
8
 – 
May 25, 2019

Caj Bremer

Laterna Magica celebrates 30 years with Caj Bremer's exhibition

Caj Bremer is one of the best known photographers in Finland and his career spans over half a century of Finnish history as he turned 90 earlier this year. His exhibition was the one to open Laterna Magica 30 years ago and returns now with an exhibition that presents his work from several decades, from his photo journalism to painterly Cibachrome pictures.
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April
 
3
 – 
April 27, 2019

Sanni Seppo ja Ritva Kovalainen

Photographs

Photographers Ritva Kovalainen and Sanni Seppo have long worked together with the topics such as trees and forests. In this exhibition at gallery Laterna Magica trees will take over the exhibition spaces while in some cases it will be the absence of trees that fills the space. This exhibition consists of several decades and series of photography, notably Tree People and Silvicultural Operations.
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March
 
6
 – 
March 30, 2019

Markku Salonen

Epäjatkuvuuksia, Valokuvia

Valokuvaaja Markku Salonen (s.1954) pyrkii kuvamaan näyttelyssään epäjatkuvuutta valokuvan keinoin. Joskus törmätään rajapintoihin, joissa osa ilmiöistä tai ominaisuuksista muuttuu yhtäkkisesti.
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March
 
6
 – 
March 30, 2019

Riitta Posti

Häiriötekijä, maalauksia

Riitta Posti on sipoolainen taiteilija, jonka töissä voimakkaat ihmishahmot yhdistyvät rouheisiin ruostepintoihin. Postin näyttely Häiriötekijä koostuu teoksista, jotka on maalattu öljyllä ja ruosteella teräspellille.
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February
 
20
 – 
March 9, 2019

Kristoffer Albrecht

Domestica/Photogaphy

Kristoffer Albrechtin näyttelyn ja uusimman valokuvakirjan Domestican teema on kotisokeuden välttäminen.
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January
 
30
 – 
February 16, 2019

Ingemar Forsberg

Ingon kuvat/Photobyingo, Valokuvia/Photographs

Näyttelyssä esille nousevat Forsbergin kuvat vuosien varrelta. Näyttelyssä mukana on mustavalko- ja värikuvaa mm. Jimi Hendrixin keikkakuvat vuodelta 1967, Katajanokan purkutyömaat 1970-luvun lopusta, Jurmo 1985 ja värikuvia sarjasta Walls.
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January
 
30
 – 
February 16, 2019

Nagashila

on Rakkaus meidän kahden ihminen—KAMPA-RUNOT JA SEITSEMÄN PIIRUSTUSTA

Olin lapsi. Sain kamman ja värikynät, ja minulla oli tieto: Ihmisen tulee ensin ymmärtää elämässä oleva tilanne, asettaa itsensä uudelleen oikein, ja ylläpitää olosuhteita jotka pitävät kärjen suunnassa. Vain tuntemattoman kosketuksessa syntyy Elämä, ja siitä sitten taideteos.
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January
 
10
 – 
January 26, 2019

Toni Härkönen

Between the Ashes – Photographs

Valokuvaaja Toni Härkösen (s. 1972, Kuhmo) teoskokonaisuuden kuvat ovat valokuvia, jotka ovat leikattu keskeltä kahtia ja sama kuva on toistettu leikkauskohdasta peilikuvana, aivan kuin Rorschachin musteläiskätestissä.
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