November 2021

Cartes-de-visite from the Finnish Museum of Photography

Exhibitions

1.12.2019–31.12.2021
 A view of a pedestrian and cycling path under a bridge. In the foreground is a blurry cyclist. In one pillar of the bridge there is an advertisement that has an old black and and white photograph. The ad says: " Do you notice how different worlds have been created in studios?"
Cartes-de-visite were the biggest photographic craze of the 19th century and early 20th century. The exhibition Cartes-de-visite from the Finnish Museum of Photography showcases cards from 1894 to 1920 at Länsilinkki in Ruoholahti.

Cecilia Vicuña: Songs to the Waters

Exhibitions

10.9.–14.1.
Poetry and political resistance are inextricably intertwined in the artistic work of Cecilia Vicuña. The Chilean artist's works are on display for the first time in Finland.

Susanna Majuri: Love

Exhibitions

10.9.–14.1.
The retrospective exhibition of the work of Susanna Majuri (1978–2020), titled Love, gathers together photographs from her entire career: her most well-known pieces are shown side by side with less common early works.

Festival of Political Photography 2021: Bird’s-Eye View

Exhibitions

8.10.–6.1.
What if a crow could take photographs? What kinds of photos would it take? What would the world look like through the eyes of a bird? Opening in October 2021, the title of the fifth Festival of Political Photography is ‘Bird’s-Eye View’. The festival reflects, through photography, on the capacity of humans to imagine the perspective of birds and to understand the world in an alternate way through that lens.

Night Time Photographs of Vuosaari

Exhibitions

14.10.–18.12.
The exhibition brings photographs by Vuosaari based photographers to Vuosaari House gallery.