The National Museum of Finland and Helsinki Photo Festival bring photo art back to the streets

Open today 11—18
7.7.2020 00:00 — 30.9.2020 00:00

An international expert jury curates photo art to the museum's Summeryard and to walls of Museo- and Töölönkatu.

The National Museum hosts from July 7 to September 30 the Helsinki Photo Festival. The museum will become the main hub of this year’s festival, hosting the main outdoor exhibition, the Nordic Village and event venues. In The National Museum's Summer Yard the Nordic village exhibition will be featuring works of emerging Finnish and Nordic artists. The most popular works of the festival's open call winners will be displayed on the wall surrounding the courtyard park on Museokatu and Töölönkatu.

The exhibitions are curated by an international jury, which identified the +50 most relevant artists out of more than 300 participants from 5 continents. The exhibition is free of charge at the Museokatu and Töölönkatu wall gallery can be admired around the clock. The museum's summer yard closes daily at 9 p.m.

This is the third edition for the annual Helsinki Photo Festival. The Nordic Village is a talent platform for emerging Nordic artists. The theme of this year's photography festival is trust.

More info on all events coming soon!

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