Apply for an Exhibition!

Kunsthalle Turku is a new visual arts centre to be opened in the Old Town Hall of Turku in early 2019. Two of the main artist communities from the area, Turku Artists’ Association and Photographic Centre Peri, will move into Kunsthalle Turku. The artists’ associations will organise exhibitions and events in the space, and maintain a digital studio for visual artists as well as a library of material related to photography. Kunsthalle Turku will be a living centre for creativity, art sales, meetings, art services and events.

Kunsthalle Turku’s first open call for exhibitions is now open! Exhibition proposals for the year 2019 will be accepted until Sunday 11 November.

More information here.


Galleria Å is located in the centre of Turku. The exhibition space is on two levels. The space on street level has 28 m² and two large windows looking out to the street. The space on the floor below has 18 m² and has no windows. Gallery floorplan

The gallery is open Tue-Fri 12-18 and Sat-Sun 12-16. On Mondays the gallery is closed.

A three-week exhibition period. The exhibition fee for members of Turku Artists’ Association is 1100 € and for others 1300 €. The fee includes the designing, printing and mailing of invitation cards and posters as well as refreshments at the opening. Turku Artists’ Association takes 20 % commission on works sold.

The free-form application should include a written proposal for the exhibition, the artist’s CV and images of earlier works (high quality, A4-size). Please inform us, if you have specific wishes on the exhibition time.

If you want to have your application sent back to you, please enclose an envelope with the necessary amount of stamps. Artists are selected by the board of the association on the basis of applications and all applicants shall be informed of the results via email.

The application should be sent to the following address:

Galleria Å
Kaskenkatu 1
20700 Turku

The envelope should be marked ”Näyttelyhakemus”.

NB: E-mail applications are not accepted!

The artist can exploit the gallery’s equipment. At the moment gallery has one video projector, one flat screen (32’’) and one dvd-player.

For more information please contact Galleria Å, galleria(at), tel. +358 45 132 4743.

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