Art and meeting place KATSE/BLICKEN/LOOK! in Helsinki until November 24
Kaarisilta biennale was awarded with the Kettuki´s Art Act Prize of the year 2017
Call for contributions: IETM Fresh Perspectives #7 - Arts & Disability by December 1
Papunet has produced a plain language brochure about Musiikkitalo (the Music house in Helsinki)
Program published. Nordic Seminar: The role of culture in social inclusion and social work December 11 in Hanaholmen, Espoo
Working committee to reform the municipal cultural law
Seminar 100 years about otherness in Finnish film November 24 in Helsinki
Other home – Facts about alienation and acceptance, wolrld premiere at the Finnish National Theatre November 16
Baltic Circle – International Theatre Festival November 14.–19. in Helsinki
Coming in 1/2018: Sanna Kekäläinen's new work Hullut “Madness” and a discussion series in Helsinki
Saamelaisveri (the Sáme blood) Nordic film of the month in Hanasaari, Espoo December 4
The silent history of disability – a kick-off November 23 in Tampere
Lähikuva magazine 3/2017 theme margins in Finland
The Unknown Soldier audio discribed at movie theaters now!
RAMY – In the Frontline is back at Viirus with 4 performances 28.11-1.12!
Reminder: KynnysKINO 20 years November 10-12.2017! in Helsinki
Seminar Máttaráhku ládjogahpir - duodji i repatriašuvdna - Work of art and restoration of cultural heritage of Sámi November 10, 2017 at the National Museum of Finland, Helsinki
Save the Date: Nordic Seminar: The role of culture in social inclusion and social work December 11
MIN HISTORIA (“My history”) - seminar November 28-29.2017 in Helsinki
DiDa - Disability Day Art & Action festival on International Day of Persons with Disabilities November 3 in Helsinki
Hello November! art event for children and adolescents November 19. 2017 in Helsinki
How to deal with an aggressive patient? Theater-based methods provide a solution for teaching challenging treatment situations
Sininen Sirkus (“Blue Circus”) Artist Collective´s exhibition November 1 – December 29 in Helsinki, opening ceremony November 1
Music for all seminar on 18.11.2017 in Helsinki
Art and Inclusion Seminar 8.11. in Tampere
Museum as asylum - education for museum workers
KynnysKINO 20 years November 10-12.2017!
Can Democracy be digitalised? Event on November 15 at the Nordic Culture Point, Helsinki
Seminar on equality in working life 30.11.2017 Helsinki, registration by 20.11.
Selkokeskus at the book fair in Helsinki 26.10.-29.10.20017
Saavuta# - Seminar about equality at the internet in Helsinki 16.11.2017, registration before November 5
Accessibility Skills for Libraries, register by November 1
National Children's Culture Forum 2017, register by 31.10.
WHERE ARE WE NOW? Seminar by Globe Art Point and the Arts Promotion Center (Taike) 16.11.2017 in Helsinki
Coming: Kettuki Network Seminar in Hämeenlinna on November 2, 2017, register by October 30
Two artist residences will be opened in Tampere – application time until October 22nd
It’s possible! Guidebook series for the employment of people with intellectual disabilities
Audio description in cinemas and in television in Finland in fall 2017
The documentary film Salainen metsäni has an effectivity campaign
Sámi language accessible - Sámi writers go to tour to Turku, Tampere and Helsinki area
Guide of Positive discrimination from Non-Discrimination Ombudsman
An invitation to Dispel the Greyness Celebration on November 7th 2017
Finland 100 – In Rainbow Colours at Turku Book Fair October 6, 2017
Multilingualism and Diversity as a Resource in the Cultural Field at Turku Book Fair October 7 and 8, 2017
Coming soon: UrbanApa x Ateneum Art Festival at Ateneum, Helsinki from October 10 to 15, 2017
Theater Totti’s Tiennäyttäjä tähtien joukossa (”Trailblazer among the stars”) premier October 11, 2017 in Helsinki
Reminder: Seminar about audio description in Teater Viirus Helsingfors October 23, 2017 in Helsinki
Reminder: Arts Promotion Centre in Finland: subsidies for communities before November 2, 2017
Culture for All Service seeks a Diversity Educator
Join the campaign I say NO to hate speech organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture
Search to Integration Theatre Balzar, period 2017–2018 until September 29, 2017 (in Helsinki)
ARMAS festival celebrates aging from October 1 to 15, 2017
Planning of Cultural Heritage Year 2018 in Helsinki October 4, register by October 2, 2017
New Information Card: Equality and Accessibility in Cultural Policy (Cupore)
Culture and library sectors negotiation day in Helsinki November 1, 2017, registrate before October 17.
Tips for municipalities about taking into account LGBTQ youth at hobbies
Subsidies for festivals and cultural journals available from Taike – application period for regional communities has been brought forward
Coming soon: Grant for Art for nursing institutions October 1–30, 2017
Now: International Week of the Deaf September 18 to 24, 2017
Reminder: Sign Language Film Festival in Tampere September 30, 2017
NOMADS – Festival of performing arts at Stoa, Helsinki 19. – 23.9.2017
EU OMC report on intercultural dialogue published
Event Rikotaan rajoja (Breaking the boundaries) in Vantaa September 28
The Art Testers bring all the 8th graders in Finland to visit art
NordMatch 2017: Together for Inclusion 26–27/10/2017
Winners of the Focus on Ability Short Film Festival 2017 competition announced
Call for nominees for Vimma prize!
Registeration to second season of Osaamiskiihdyttämö (competence hubs) on applying arts has started!
Audio description tour on documetary My Secret Forest continues in Tampere September 20
Apply for Glow – pilot search for youth groups, deadline September 12
Still time to register: Seminar Migrants and Living Heritage September 14, 2017 in Helsinki, register before September 7
Save the date: Seminar about audio description in Teater Viirus Helsingfors October 23, 2017 in Helsinki
Welcome to the First Accessibility Forum on September 19, 2017 in Helsinki
Seminar Revisiting International Solidarity: Artist Actions, Museums Without Walls, and Other Exhibition Histories September 5 – 6 in Helsinki
Nordic seminar “Language is the House we Live in” on multilingualism September 21, 2017 in Århus, Denmark
The 1st International Conference on Disability Studies, Arts, and Education at Aalto University, Helsinki
Conference on Accessibility in Film, Television and Interactive Media October 14th–15th in York, UK
Voihan vammainen – an illustrated book for children about disability
New: Theatre groups at Ursa Minor theatre in Helsinki
Young Audiences – Conference November 1–2.2017 in Oslo. Late bird registration until September 1.
DanceAbility dance classes 2017 and Open Your Art Event August 28– September 3
Seminar Migrants and Living Heritage September 14, 2017 in Helsinki
Sign language introduction to the Alvar Aalto exhibition at Ateneum Art Museum September 14, 2017.
Audio described guided tour at Ateneum Art Museum September 16, 2017
Reminder: Kone Foundation: Thematic grant call 'Neighbour dialogues' September 1.–15. 2017
Queer couple acrobatics intensive course at Sirkus Magenta in Helsinki September 7.-8. 2017
The House of Bernarda at sign language in Korjaamo, Helsinki 1.–2.9.2017
Survey: Situation of international professional artists residing in Finland
Now: Joensuu Parafest 2017 10th – 13th August
Now: Side events of Studio Aleppo [Helsinki] 10.-16.8.2017
ACCAC (Accessible Arts and Culture) presents in Espoo on August 19th, 2017
AINE GOES QUEER – Seminar in Tornio Friday 25, August 2017
The Finnish Museums Association: The Data Protection Act will make the museums’ work with collections impossible
Sign Language Film Festival, Tampere 30th September
Naive art from Dallmeier collection gets permanent exhibition at the Folks Art Centre in Kaustinen
Museum of Impossible Forms
KEHOKO – multisensory art piece for little children
My Living Heritage 12th of August, Helsinki
Exhibition / Disability works for All - Disrupting purity 21.7.-13.8., Vantaa
Studio Aleppo [Helsinki], 10.-17.8.2017 The National Museum
NOMADS FESTIVAL, 19.-23.9.2017 Helsinki
Seminar: Art and culture in new environments, 15.9. Helsinki
Coming soon: Voihan vammainen – an illustrated book for children about disability
Livs final seminar, 1.9. Helsinki
Arts and Communities Programme: Report 2017
Call for papers: “Participatory Governance in Culture: Exploring Practices, Theories and Policies. DO IT TOGETHER”
Unisex symbol makes gender diversity visible
The Ministry of Education and Culture: New subsidy for agents within the culture field
Event to recall LGBT memories, Vaasa Main Library 21.6.
Globe Art Point: Call for interns
Apply for Saari Residence in August
The Arts Promotion Centre allocates 765 000 euros for promoting multiculturalism and preventing racism
The Arts Promotion Centre allocates 691 000 euros for the cultural activities of the disability organisations and to promote the accessibility of culture
Sivuvalo project got Nuori Voima Prize
Kaarisilta Biennale, Villähde and Helsinki 27.6. - 6.8.2017
Nordic Conference on Cultural Policy Research, Helsinki 23.-25.8.
New report published about Arabic-Nordic literary field
The Culture for All Service is looking for a subtenant to the Cable Factory
Open call for DiDa – Disability Day Art & Action 2017 – apply now!
X Dance Festival 2017 - Helsinki 10.6.2017
Focus on Ability Film Festival – submissions deadline June 30
Museum companions at Maritime Centre Vellamo, Kotka
Celia Prize 2017 for a library – submit your proposal by 30th September
New report: How culture and the arts can promote intercultural dialogue in the context of the migratory and refugee crisis
INSTANT ACTS against violence and racism 2017, deadline 15.6.2017
Kone Foundation: Thematic grant call 'Neighbour dialogues' in September, an advice session on 30th May
Making digital transport and communication services accessible. Action Programme 2017–2021
Event to recall LGBT memories, Mariehamn 1st June
11th European e-Accessibility Forum: e-Accessible Culture, Paris 19.6.
The Non-Discrimination Ombudsman gives recommendations to improve accessibility for organizers of events
Libraries in civil society / Room for the people! Panel discussion 27th May
Aine Goes Queer - Seminar at Aine Art Museum (Tornio) on 25.8.
Invitation: DanceAbility Finland’a movement research project INterRupt, Helsinki 10th-11th June 2017
Cross Over Festival celebrates a 10 year anniversary!
NPU Conference 2017 meets Arts & Audiences: Save the date and call for cases – deadline 26th May
Porttiteatteri Festival 2017, Helsinki 23rd-24th May
New media station KiviMedia
Guided tour interpreted to Sign Language, Alvar Aalto exhibition at Ateneum, 18.5.2017 at 18
Fairy tale festival in many languages, Helsinki 13.5.
The Helsexinki exhibition, Helsinki City Museum 12 May 2017 - 28 January 2018
Accessibility Day, Helsinki 17 May
Audio described films and a dark café at The Midnight Sun Film Festival
Open Call for X Dance Festival!
The First World Congress for the persons with disabilities making values visible, Yekaterinburg 7-10 September
Thesis: Adding accessibility to art education for children with special needs – Case 5x2 art education of the City of Helsinki Cultural Office
Webinars about accessibility 3rd and 10th May
Näkövammaisteatteri presents: Kultainen vasikka, 4.-13.5. Helsinki
Article about accessible seminar: Case: The Equality in Culture Forum Accessibility 3.0
Conference: Accessibility in Film, Television, and Interactive Media, deadline for abstracts 2nd May
Kolibrí Festivaali is looking for storytellers, dl 20.4.
Seminar: Language, studies and profession: a shortcut to integration? Helsinki 3.5., deadline for registration 21.4.
New board and annual report 2016
Conference on intercultural dialogue, Stockholm 16.5.
Finland100 – a Sign Language competition, deadline 31.5.
New report: Cultural Participation wide but uneven in Sweden
#StopHatredNow – Towards a More Diverse Cultural Field, Helsinki 9th-11th of May 2017
Teatteri Totti is looking for actors, dl 19.4.
TOVE – queer icon, Svenska Teatern, Helsinki 28.4.
Would you like to organize something on ARMAS festival?
Interkult: Summer workshops for kids
The cultural programme of World Village Festival released
Concert of The International Romani Day in Helsinki on April 8
Artists at Risk: First open call
MC KOO releases his debut album KOON MAAILMA on Wednesday 12.4.
The National Museum donates an important Sámi collection to the Sámi Museum Siida
The Path of the Art seminar, Villähde 21.6.
My Secret Forest will be audio described at Autism Film Festival on 23.4. at 16
Working with Museum Audiences - Towards Active and Inspiring Customer Experience, Turku 11.5.
Queer Exhibitions/Queer Curating, Essen, May 19 and 20
Seminar about accessibility, Bohusläns museum (Sweden), 21.4.
NordMatch 2017: Together for Inclusion
Research published about ”cultural companions”
Autism friendly children’s theatre performance Vesta-Linnea ja aavelapsen arvoitus, Tampere 1.4.
Seminar about accessibility: FOKUS in exhibitions, Stockholm 7.4.
ARMAS festival celebrates aging 1.-15.10.2017
Theatre organizations awarded prizes on World Theatre Day
A survey about the impacts of ArtsEqual project
Call for Artist, Blaue Frau, Helsinki. Deadline 30 Apr 2017
The new Sign Language videos of Ateneum Art Museum
The Arctic Odyssey by the Ruska Ensemble will be streamed to the Sámi areas 27 and 30 March
Master class to prevent exclusion, Helsinki 28.3.-18.4.
Likkojen Lenkki in Tampere and Oulu 2017
Autism Film Festival 2017, 22.-23.4. Helsinki
International seminar: Integrating migrant talents into Finnish society: Towards workable policies, Helsinki 4.4.
IHME Marathon: Five Interviews on the Theme of Cultural Appropriation, Helsinki 7.4.
Discussion in Jyväskylä 20.3.: writers writing in non-dominant languages in Finland
Seminar about the new library law and accessibility, Helsinki 21.4.
Welcome to “INCLUSIVE”, an event by Catalysti for the International Week Against Racism, Helsinki 30.3.
Saari Residence joins Perpetuum Mobile’s Artists-at-Risk Platform
The accessibility network of Swedish-speaking theatres opened a Facebook page
World Theatre Day event, Helsinki 27.3.
International Artists' Center Finland Association is our new member
Audio described tour at Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki 18.3.
Submit a proposal for Finnish YWCA recognition award (10 000 euros), dl 31.3.
Lecture about easy-to-read, Luckan Helsinki 24.3.
Websites of public services must soon be made accessible. EU directive about web accessibility: inquiry about the situation of today for the cultural sector, deadline 31.3.
The call for the National Inventory of Living Heritage has been opened
Report about the effectiveness of the subsidies awarded to support accessibility and disability communities
Call for papers: Rights and plight: cultural counter-narratives of the migrant and refugee experiences, deadline March 15th
Call for papers: Intercultural Relations in Arts and Cultural Management Higher Education, deadline April 20th
Funka Accessibility Days 4-5th April
2017 Focus on Ability Film Festival - deadline for submissions June 30
Publication about accessibility in the museum world
Fifth anniversary of Helsinki Cine Aasia is celebrated from 16th to 19th March 2017 at Korjaamo and Orion
The event Let's have a toast for the equal marriage legislation! will be streamed 1.3. at 18-20
Theatre performances with captions and interpretation to Sign Language at Tampereen Työväen Teatteri 3.-18.3.
Professional workshop: Any Age, Any Body, Any Dance 8.3. and Professional networking event: Inclusive Dance Practice 9.3., Helsinki
8 performances of my life celebrates the equality of stage, Outokumpu, Tampere, Joensuu 4.-24.3.
Indigenous peoples, environment and future, Tampere 9.3.
A survey for people with disabilities who study or have studied in high education institutions
We see you Migri 1.3.
Subsidies: The availability of art and culture for children and young people, deadline 17.3.
Subsidies: Integration of asylum seekers and immigrants, deadline 28.3.
Invitation: Inclusion as a Strategy for Museums of the Future 16.-17.10.2017
Taike Subsidies: hyväpuhe (”good speech”), deadline 15.3.
Finnish theater organisations petition for persecuted Iraqi artist
CO2lonialNATION is a truth commission on the relationships of the Northern states
AUTA project: submit pilot proposals by 31.3. (Libraries, public sector)
Job Shadow Day on 5.4.
Call for presentations for the 1st International Conference on Disability Studies, Arts, and Education, deadline 28.2.
Seminar on translation, multimodality, interaction, understanding, Helsinki 6.3.
Submit your proposal for Accessible Finland prize 2017 – deadline 20.3.
New Jill and Joy film interpreted to Finnish Sign Language at Finnkino on the Sign Language Day 12.2.
Apply for a Serlachius residency period in 2018, dl 28.2.
Call for articles: Perspectives of translation and interpretation to accessibility, dl 3.4.
ESKE network seminar about accessibility in Tampere on 16.3.2017
Publication about ”cultural companion” history
The Helinä Rautavaara Museum continues in new location
Performing arts organizations: Invitation to read asylum decisions 1.3.2017
100 acts for gender equality
Memory organisation – organize an event to recall LGBT memories!
Sign Language Day program published – seminar in Helsinki on 10.2.
Discussion about supporting the cultural activities of disability organisations and promoting accessibility, Helsinki 9.3.
Open call: Kaarisilta Biennale 2017
Year of Celebration 27.1.–7.5.2017 Annantalo Arts Centre
Subsidies to develop art and cultural services in different areas of Finland, deadline 15.2.
Barnfesten – Together, Helsinki 11.2.
Job announcement: coordinator for Espoo library, deadline for applications 6.2.
Kaaos Company, Maija Mustonen, Erno Aaltonen: Pond 28.-29.1.2017
DanceAbility Teacher Orientation Course in Helsinki, March 2017
Call for Papers: 2017 Comics & Medicine Conference: Access Points, deadline January 30th
X Dance Festival Afternoon at Caisa on 28.2 - Open Call now!
Seminar about multiculturalism & archives in Helsinki on 6.2.
Finland 100 – In Rainbow Colors website now available in English!
Rospuutto-ryhmä collaborates with Giron Sámi Teáhter: CO2lonialNATION
Story Sharing Café by Universum
Open call for Caisa’s autumn program 2017
New report about audio description
Survey about Events for all! guide
British Council is on the look out for disabled artists and disability-led or inclusive companies
Dance workshop for children with visual impairments and their families, Helsinki 29.1.
Call for Artists: Community Arts Project for Asylum Seekers, deadline 15.1.2017
New accessibility database opened
Serlachius Residency will be renovated accessible