Mad House Helsinki: from the light

Mad House Helsinki, Season 4 “From in the light” by Gertjan Franciscus 17-18.2.2017 ”From in the light” is a short performance by a Dutch artist Gertjan Franciscus. It is based on a dream from 7 years ago. In the dream he is about to perform in front of the audience of angels. Based on that…






In Infinity, Yayoi Kusama/ В бесконечности, Яёи Кусама

Yayoi Kusama, in her late 80s, is still one of the most celebrated, prolific contemporary artists of the world. This Japanese Avant-Garde pioneer comes back with her grand retrospective tour – In Infinity. This exhibition travelled through the Nordic regions, started in Louisiana Museum (Copenhagen) to Moderna Museum (Stockholm), and finally to the Finnish capital….






Faces by Lionel Smit/ Лица, Лайонел Смит

“I love aesthetically beautiful things” points in his documentary Lionel Smit. It resonates in all his art pieces exhibited in Didrichsen museum – in sculptures, drawings, prints and paintings, in the film screened downstairs or in catalogue you can get with you. At a time of actionism and social art, where message and interpretation of…