Business as Unusual

Business as Unusual

24.10.-26.10.2014

The /theatre.now –event is arranged this year at Kiasma’s empty gallery spaces​.

Roger Bernat / FFF: Rite of Spring

Roger Bernat / FFF: Rite of Spring

24.10.-26.10.2014

Robert Bernat’s experimental remake from Pina Bausch’s dance classic.

URB 14

URB 14

1.-10.8.2014

The 15th edition of URB festival presented i.a. dance, theatre, visual arts, movies, experimental urban performances as well as installations.

Modig – Pallasvuo – Sutela

Modig – Pallasvuo – Sutela

06.06.2014 – 06.06.2014

A Night of Three Performances. Kimmo Modig, Jaakko Pallasvuo and Jenna Sutela will each produce a 30-minute performance.

Together

Together

16.05.2014 – 07.09.2014

Top names of Finnish contemporary art, design and fashion meet in the Together exhibition. Produced jointly by Marimekko and Kiasma, the boundary-breaking exhibition opens new views into the world of art and design.

Agit-Cirk: Saivo

Agit-Cirk: Saivo

14.05.2014 – 17.05.2014

The multi-disciplinary circus ensemble has sought inspiration from folklore and mythologies. The word saivo refers to the abode of the dead where happy Saivo people live mirror lives with their heads pointing downwards. Part of the Cirko Festival 2014 programme.

Là-bas Performance Biennale

Là-bas Performance Biennale

25.04.2014 – 26.04.2014

Held in Kiasma for the third time in 2014, the performance biennale takes the breakout of the First World War as its theme. What is the status, role and function of performance art in the current historical situation that is so very different from late 20th century reality?

Alfredo Jaar

Alfredo Jaar

11.04.2014 – 07.09.2014

The overriding theme in the artist’s large scale installations, films, photographs, objects, and neon works is human and social morals – our responsibility for our own fate and that of others. The retrospective show comprises more than 40 works from 1974–2014.

A long time ago, But somehow in the Future -videoscreening

A long time ago, But somehow in the Future -videoscreening

07.03.2014 – 07.03.2014

Kiasma Theatre presents in collaboration with Gallery Sinne a screening of shaking post-internet videos that are made by using collage technique. The screening is curated by Benjamin Orlow.

Tero Nauha: Life in Bytom

Tero Nauha: Life in Bytom

13.02.2014 – 14.02.2014

The ten-part performance is based on material collected in Bytom by Tero Nauha in 2012. The performance presents a review of the rapid structural changes that alter the former mining town and its current life, setting them in the context of the artist’s own life story. The work is part of Nauha’s doctoral research for the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts.

Ars Fennica

Ars Fennica

07.02.2014 – 20.04.2014

The 2014 Ars Fennica candidates in a joint exhibition at Kiasma.

DEMO / Jalostamo Collective: Rechnitz

DEMO / Jalostamo Collective: Rechnitz

07.02.2014 – 07.02.2014

The audience has an opportunity to watch the dress rehearsal that ends the first week of rehearsals of the production of Rechnitz by the Jalostamo collective. After the rehearsal, the audience can stay on to talk about the piece with the ensemble

LUX Helsinki 2014: International Light Art Symposium ”Invisible Light”

LUX Helsinki 2014: International Light Art Symposium ”Invisible Light”

08.01.2014 – 08.01.2014

Speakers in the open international light art symposium will include light artists and researchers from Finland and abroad. During the event, the Seminar Room in Kiasma will have on show two experiments created with light.

Pneuma

Pneuma

22.11.2013 – 24.11.2013

The Pneuma mini festival in Kiasma Theatre consists of screenings, live music performances and discussions that complement the Mika Taanila and Erkki Kurenniemi exhibitions.

Vito Acconci & Vladislav Delay

Vito Acconci & Vladislav Delay

16.11.2013 – 16.11.2013

The audience can follow the building and demounting of this audiovisual piece co-created by an American contemporary artist and a Finnish sound artist.

I Love Me – Actress with Down’s Syndrome

I Love Me – Actress with Down’s Syndrome

03.11.2013 – 03.11.2013

Andrea Pfalzgraf’s documentary follows Julia Häusermann’s two-year period of training as a practicing actress with Down’s Syndrome. The documentary is part of Moving in November festival programme.

Mika Taanila

Mika Taanila

01.11.2013 – 02.03.2014

Filmmaker and artist Mika Taanila examines in his art the utopias of yesterday and today.

An Introduction

An Introduction

01.11.2013 – 02.11.2013

In her lecture-performance, dancer-choreographer Olga de Soto examines Kurt Jooss’s legendary choreography, The Green Table.

Erkki Kurenniemi

Erkki Kurenniemi

01.11.2013 – 02.03.2014

The show presents work by Erkki Kurenniemi, a pioneer of Finnish electronic music, multimedia artist, experimental filmmaker and futurist.

/theatre.now

/theatre.now

14.10.2013 – 18.10.2013

Have you ever wondered what performance artists actually do for a living? Now is a perfect opportunity to seek answers behind the scenes.