Friend of contemporary art of the year

Every year on Valentine’s Day, 14 February, Friends of Kiasma elects one person who is nominated Friend of Contemporary Art of the Year.

Recipients of the Friend of Contemporary Art title since 1996:

Henna and Pertti Niemistö
Pekka Korpinen
Leena Peltola
Ann-Mari Arhippainen
Aune Laaksonen
Pentti Kouri
Cultural magazine show Arthur
President Tarja Halonen
Mänttä Art Festival
Päivi Karttunen
Vexi Salmi
Seppo Seitsalo
Anne-Maj Salin
Pirkko Pasanen
Lars-Göran Johnsson
Otso Kantokorpi
Raini and Raimo Heino
Timo Miettinen