Finlandia University Gallery will present the work of Finnish visual artist Rita Jokiranta. Beyond Horizons will be on display at the Finlandia University Gallery, located in the Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock, from October 19 to December 1, 2017.
Exhibit Period: October 19 to December 1
Opening Reception: Thurs, October 19, 7-8:30 p.m., Artist talk beginning at 7:20 p.m.
A production still from the video installation Horizons by Rita Jokiranta (2013-2017)
An opening reception for the public will take place at the gallery [...]
Finlandia University Gallery, in collaboration with Common Strands International Fiber Exchange, Minneapolis, Minnesota, is presenting Painter in Linen featuring the work of one of the most consequential textile designers in Finland, Dora Jung (1906-1980). A closing reception for the public will take place at the gallery on Thursday, September 14, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. with a guest lecture by Tuomas Sopanen beginning at 7:15 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Dora Jung: Painter in Linen
Finnish Designer (1906-1980)
Weavings from the collection of Tuomas Sopanen
Exhibit Dates: July 27 – September 14, 2017
Please join us for a closing reception: Thursday, September 14, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Guest Lecture by Tuomas Sopanen beginning at 7:15 p.m.
A juried exhibit of artwork by students in the Finlandia University International School of Art & Design (ISAD) is featured at the Finlandia University Gallery, Hancock, from March 30 through April 18, 2017.
Exhibit Dates: March 30 to April 18, 2017
Reception: Thursday, March 30, 7 p.m.
Student and Alumni Fashion Show at 7:15 p.m.
A reception for the artists will take place at the gallery on Thursday, March 30, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. A student and alumni fashion show will begin at 7:15 p.m., followed by a presentation [...]
Please join us for an opening reception on Thursday, January 19, 7 to 8:30 p.m. with the artist talk beginning at 7:15 p.m.
Finlandia University Gallery presents Joyce Koskenmaki: Retrospective, an exhibit of paintings, drawings, and mixed media work spanning Koskenmaki’s lifetime career in the arts. Koskenmaki’s work will be on display at the Finlandia University Gallery, located in the Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock, from January 19 to February 18, 2017.
26th Contemporary Finnish American Artist Series Exhibition
Artist: Laura Ahola-Young: Up the Echo Trail
Exhibit Dates: December 1, 2016 – January 14, 2017
Opening Reception: Thursday, December 1st, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Artist talk: beginning at 7:15 pm
This month’s Finlandia University alumni success story is focusing on recent alumni Haley Neri – a double major who is now working as a marketing coordinator at Boss Beauty Supply in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In this question-and-answer session she talks about the meaningful experiences she had at Finlandia that prepared her for her career. She also offers some advice for students currently enrolled at Finlandia.
As the Copper Country becomes ablaze with colorful leaves, Finlandia University will celebrate its roots with Festival Ruska 2016.
The second annual Festival Ruska gets under way on Tuesday, September 20 with lecture by a Finnish professor on the psychic lives of plants, and concludes on Thursday, October 13 with the season premiere showing of the Nordic Film Series, with several ethnic events on the days between sure to appeal to all audiences.