Titanik Gallery is one of Turku’s most important spaces for contemporary art of all forms. Titanik Gallery has been run by the Arte Association since 1988 and organizes projects, residencies, workshops and events, not just in the gallery space but often out in the city as well.
Titanik Gallery, Itäinen Rantakatu 8, 20700 Turku
Julie Andrée T.’s triptych installation performance Nature Morte In Turku
Open Dialogues Project, discussion and picnic
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art opened in 1967 on the east bank of River Aura. The museum is dedicated especially to modern art but it also brings forward contemporary and experimental art.
Joshua Sofaer’s performance Object of Love in WAM is a chance for the members of the audience to have one to one relationship counselling. Sofaer’s performance is part of the museum’s summer exhibition Greatest Of All Is Love?
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art, Itäinen Rantakatu 38, 20101 Turku
Joshua Sofaer’s performance in the opening of WAM’s exhibition Greatest Of All Is Love?
Joshua Sofaer – Object of Love
TEHDAS theatre is located on the bank of Aura River in the Makasiini hall of the Manilla building. The theatre has 6-8 premiers of their own productions per year and several visiting performances and club events.
The festival clubs of New Performance Turku take place in the TEHDAS theatre. Dancer and choreographer Nada Gambier and her Action Scénique group will perform in the theatre on Saturday.
TEHDAS Teatteri, Manilla, Itäinen Rantakatu 64, 20810 Turku
Nada Gambier/Action Scénique
Kutomo is a contemporary art space in Turku founded by Ehkä-production in 2009. Kutomo is a space, place, studio, gallery and a room in which performances from different art fields are organized all year round.
The festival opening takes place in Kutomo. Kutomo is also the place to see dancer and choreographer Nada Gambier with her Action Scénique group and Tero Nauha’s performance Life In Bytom.
Kutomo, Kalastajankatu 1 B, 20100 Turku
Festival opening – the performances from Artist as Art workshop
Nada Gambier/Action Scénique
Tero Nauha – Life In Bytom
Dance theatre ERI
Dance Theatre ERI was founded in 1989 by the well-known Finnish dancer-choreographers Tiina Lindfors, Lassi Sairela and Eeva Soini. The theatre presents approximately 130 shows per year, 3-4 of which are premiere performances.
Robin Deacon’s performance White Balance and his documentary movie about the late American performance artist Stuart Sherman will take place in the theatre.
Dance theatre ERI Yliopistonkatu 7, 20100 Turku
Robin Deacon – White Balance
Robin Deacon – Stuart Sherman Documentary
Hamburger Börs Night Club
Hamburger Börs Night Club has a history of over thirty years in the Turku night life. The club is located near the market square of Turku and is part of the Sokos Hotel Hamburger Börs.
Hamburger Börs Night Club, Kauppiaskatu 6, 20100 Turku
Mimosa Pale (saw) & Severi Pyysalo (vibraphon)
The City Centre
1+1=1 by Kristina Junttila is a three day self-guided audio walking tour in the city centre of Turku
Kristina Junttila – 1+1=1
AB Dance Company
The home stage of the Turku-based AB Dance Company is at the Manilla Quarters. Manilla Quarters is a culturally and historically valuable former factory complex built in 1860’s.
Manilla, Itäinen Rantakatu 64, 20810 Turku
The Museum of Postmodern Art by the performance group Oblivia
Visual Arts Centre Manilla
Visual Arts Centre Manilla has since 1981 provided arts lessons for children and young people.
Manilla, Itäinen Rantakatu 64, Turku
Eero Yli-Vakkuri’s handcraft workshop The Mystery Machine for children.
on Thursday 13th at 17.00 – 19.00