Author Archives: millapaulamaki

  • DFF Awards Exhibition 5.–28.5.2022

    Design Forum Finland Awards brings together Design Forum Finland’s design prizes.

    In 2022, DFF Awards comprises the Young Designer of the Year prize, the Kaj Franck Design Prize and Fennia Prize 22. The DFF Awards exhibition is open 5–28 May 2022 in Glasshouse Helsinki.

  • Ismo Hölttö: Suomalaisen valokuvan kultaseppä 11.–21.5.2022

    Ismo Hölttö – Goldsmith of Finnish photography exhibition features Hölttö’s celebrated photos from the 1960s. The iconic Helsinki photos together with powerful portraits taken in the Finnish countryside capture the essence of the social transition and evolution of the 1960s. These images embody the spirit of a nation on the threshold of inevitable change that altered the face of many countries throughout the 19th and 20th centuries: post-war melancholia and sorrowful nostalgia at the loss of agrarian lifestyle, tempered with the optimistic hope of a people transitioning to an urban society. 

  • Jouko Lehtola: Rock-Finlandia 27.4.–7.5.

    Jouko Lehtola (1963–2010) was known as a photographer, especially for his series of photographs depicting young people and youth culture, as well as social issues. Lehtola first gained a reputation as a magazine photographer, and today his name is associated with the biggest stars of Finnish rock. “Jönssi” became a credit photographer of the artists, whose art can be admired in hundreds of album covers and artist and band images.

  • Spring Market at Glasshouse Helsinki

    Welcome hope, joy and colours – the Spring Market is now open at Glasshouse Helsinki.

    Together with Tikau, the Finnish pioneer in combining design thinking with the principles of sustainability, we have opened a spring market with a flare of spring.

    Spring Market offers a selected range of Tikau’s homeware collection, rugs, baskets and more, – made by skillful artisans in India. Tikau’s womensware collection has been locally made in Raasepori Finland.

    You can also find beautiful hand-picked items from all around the world, all selected for their personal stories or sustainable values.

  • do you read me ?! bookstore at Glasshouse Helsinki

    do you read me?! bookstore offers a selected range of inspiring international magazines, journals and books. The selection at Glasshouse Helsinki features titles on sustainability, responsibility and ecological awareness in design, architecture and art..

  • Metsä – Nemus 10.3.–23.4.2022

    A new exhibition, Nemus – Metsä, signals the start of spring at Glasshouse Helsinki. 
Opening on 10 March, it comprises eight weeks of events and an art exhibition curated by gallerist Veikko Halmetoja.  

    The Nemus – Metsä exhibition provokes both questions and discussion. It dives deep into the heart of the forest and natural landscapes. The experience is private for everyone, yet its meaning is universal.

  • World Hope Forum 20.11.2021

    Join us for a special World Hope Forum Market on November 20, curated by Mirkku Kullberg, WHF Ambassador for Finland and CEO of Glasshouse Helsinki.
    An inspiring creative department store that includes artists, artisans and designers sharing stories about their work.

  • ergs, Sar, igs 18.11.2021 – 5.1.2022

    The exhibition ergs, Sar, igs consists of an entity in which observations and reflections take shape in a work of art.
    The exhibition is curated by visual artist Anna Tuori.