Call for Applications: The Turku Artists’ Association’s Annual Exhibition 2018

Posted on 12.9.2018

Call for applications 12.9.-19.10.2018.

The 94th Annual Exhibition of the Turku Artists’ Association will be seen at Kaarina-talo (Lautakunnankatu 1, Kaarina) 5.12.2018–30.1.2019. The exhibition, which is coordinated by the Turku Artists’ Association, is open to all artists from Southwest Finland. The jury of the exhibition consists of art historian Riikka Niemelä.

Artists may present up to three art works or series or art works to the jury. The works are to be from the years 2016–2018. The subject and techniques of the works are free. As the art works will be situated in a public space, they must be suitable for all ages. Artists may also propose art works or performances situated outside the gallery space or on the Internet.

Floor plans: 1st floor & 2nd floor.

Materials and attachments for the application:

• Filled application form (docx) (rtf). You can fill the form in English or Finnish.
• Images of the art works (one picture/work).
• Instead of attaching your media art work directly, include a preview link to the file (e.g. Youtube, Vimeo). Please do not send the art works attached to the email!

A) You can apply via email. All the material should be sent in one attachment (pdf, max 5 M) to nayttelyhaku[at] The deadline for applications is 19th of October 2018 at 11.59 pm. Please title your email with Vuosinäyttelyhaku 2018.

B) Paper applications. The application must include one picture/work. Video art and performances are to be sent via e-mail. Please send your application material to the address below by October 19, 2018 (postmark) at the latest.

Galleria Å
Kaskenkatu 1
20700 Turku

The fee to offer works to the exhibition is 20 €. Every applicant must pay the fee and add the receipt to the application.

Beneficiary: Turun Taiteilijaseura ry
Bank account: FI21 5710 7040 0409 53
Ref. number: 13000
Fee: 20 €

The selected artists will be notified of the selection results via e-mail/text message.

The 94th Annual Exhibition of the Turku Artists’ Association is an overview of contemporary art from Southwest Finland and the most interesting current artists. From the selected artists the jury will choose the Artist of the Year 2018 who will get a 400 € gift card to the Itäisenkadun kehystämö.

For more information, please contact Gallery Å: galleria(at), tel. 045 132 4743