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30 Oct 2014

Book launch of Maija Savolainen's Nordic Dummy Award winning book

The book launch of Maija Savolainen’s When the Sense of Belonging is Bound to a System of Movement, the Nordic Dummy Award winner book of 2013, will be taking place at Fotogalleriet on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 7 o’clock. The artist will be present for signing of the book.

The book presents a lucid concept and a compact project, combining factual research of light as hand drawn diagrams with «down to earth» photography. It is the result of a new collaboration with Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg that will also publish the subsequent winner books of the Nordic Dummy Award (2014 and 2015).

Time: Thursday October 30, 2014 at 7pm
Place: Fotogalleriet
Address: Møllergata 34, 
N-0179 Oslo
Opening hours:
Tue–Fri: 12–5pm, 
Sat–Sun: 12–4pm
For further information, please visit: Fotogalleriet

10 Oct 2014

Book release at the Frankfurt Book Fair, 8-12.10.2014

The Frankfurt Book Fair is the world’s largest book fair with almost 7300 exhibitors, 300 000 visitors and 10 000 journalists. This year’s guest of honor is Finland, and Gallery Taik Persons together with the Department of Media at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture are very much delighted to announce that the book release of the new Helsinki School publication - Helsinki School - From the Past to the Future - published by Hatje Cantz, will take place at the fair.

Following the first four volumes of the Helsinki School, this new publication looks back at the development of this group of photographers over the past twenty years and traces the emergence of the photographic tendency bearing this name.

Duration: Oct 8-12, 2014
Opening hours: Sat 9am-6.30pm, Sun 9am-5.30pm
Place: Hall 4.1, booth J73
For further information, please visit:
Frankfurt Book Fair & Hatje Cantz

10 Oct 2014

New publication of The Nordic Dummy Award winner Maija Savolainen

Maija Savolainen's photo book When the Sense of Belonging is Bound to a System of Movement, for which she was awarded the Nordic Dummy Award in 2013, has now been published by Kehrer Verlag.

The book presents a lucid concept and a compact project, combining factual research of light as hand drawn diagrams with «down to earth» photography.

The Nordic Dummy Awardis an initiative by Fotogalleriet, Oslo, and The Norwegian Association of Fine Art Photographers and takes place annually in connection with the Fotobokfestival Oslo.

Kehrer Verlag is present at the Frankfurt Book Fair, October 8–12, 2014, and you will find them in hall 4.1, booth K 51, where Finnish artists will have a special focus. Among others, the books of Tiina Itkonen, Niina Vatanen and Timo Kelaranta will be at display.

29 Sep 2014

Gallery Taik Persons at VIENNAFAIR 2014

Gallery Taik Persons is pleased to announce its participation at VIENNAFAIR 2014.
Please come to see us at booth F4. We will present works by:

Eeva Hannula, Jonna Kina, Pertti Kekarainen, Ola Kolehmainen, Tanja Koljonen, Milja Laurila, Janne Lehtinen, Niko Luoma, Santeri Tuori, Niina Vatanen

Opening hours:
October 2, 2014, 11–7 pm
October 3, 2014, 11–8 pm
October 4, 2014, 11–7 pm
October 5, 2014, 11–6 pm
Location: VIENNAFAIR, Booth F4
Hall A, Entrance A, Messe Platz 1
A-1020 Vienna, Austria
For more information, please visit: ViennaFair

18 Sep 2014

abc - art berlin contemporary 2014

Gallery Taik Persons is happy to announce its participation in the fair abc – art berlin contemporary, 18–21.9.2014 at Station-Berlin.

abc has been arranged since 2008 by GWB Veranstaltungs UG, which is an association of Berlin gallerists. The association organizes Gallery Weekend in the beginning of May and abc in Mid-September. The fair brings together national and international galleries, that all are presenting individual positions in contemporary art.

You are cordially invited to visit us at Station-Berlin, where we will be showing new works by the up-and-coming Finnish artist Tanja Koljonen.

Duration: Sept 18–21, 2014
Venue: Station-Berlin
Address:
Luckenwalder Strasse 4–6, 10963 Berlin
Directions: U-Bahn Gleisdreieck (U1, U2)
Opening hours: Opening: Thursday 4–9pm
Fri-Sat 12–7pm; Sun (family day): 12–6pm
For more information, please visit: abc