Item Archive: helsinki

All items pertaining to helsinki

PRESS: Chased by conflict in Ukraine, an artist finds a haven in Helsinki

Related: AR Resident Spartak Khachanov Artists at Risk and its AR Residencies SOURCE: The Washington Post, Will Englund and Kathy Lally, Nov. 2, 2019 PRESS TEXT: HELSINKI — Let’s call them “figurines.” That’s the name their creator, Spartak Khachanov, delicately … Continue reading

Posted in News, Press | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

AR-ER RESIDENT – MOHAMED JAWAD HUSEIN HAMEED

Related: Welcoming Mohamed Jawad Husein Hameed, AR’s first Ecologist at Risk (ER) Mohamed Jawad Husein Hameed is a Bahraini musician, singer and human-rights and environmental activist. As a resident of Ma’ameer, a village in the Kingdom of Bahrain that is … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, Map, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Welcoming Mohamed Jawad Husein Hameed, AR’s first Ecologist at Risk (ER)

Read Jawad’s full Bio Post here We warmly welcome Mohamed Jawad Husein Hameed, a Bahraini musician and singer, as our first Artist and Ecologist at Risk Resident at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki on the island of Suomenlinna in Helsinki. Jawad is … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, News, Timeline | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Saddam Jumaily welcomed to new AR-ICORN Residency in Helsinki

Saddam Jumaily and Kholod Hawash are currently in the final month of their AR-Residency at AR-Saari/Saastamoinen Residency. Following this, they will continue their long-term AR-ICORN Residency for the rest of 2019 at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki. Jumaily is a renowned Iraqi … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, AR-Safe Haven Residency, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Welcoming Kholod Hawash to the new AR-ICORN Residency

Kholod Hawash (Iraq) is starting the second part of her Artists at Risk (AR) residency with partner Saddam Jumaily as the first AR-ICORN Safe Haven Helsinki Residents. The residency is curated by Perpetual Mobile (PM) and co-hosted with HIAP. Kholod Hawash … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, AR-Safe Haven Residency, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

AR Resident – Kholod Hawash

Related: Welcoming Kholod Hawash to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency Welcoming Kholod Hawash to the new AR-ICORN Residency Kholod Hawash is a self taught textile artist Born in Albasra, Iraq, in 1977. Her work is inspired by the heritage and archeological … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, Map, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Welcoming Kholod Hawash to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency

We are pleased to welcome Kholod Hawash, accomplished Iraqi textile artist, who joins us as Artists at Risk (AR) Safe Haven resident with her husband, Saddam Jumaily. The couple’s first stop will be the Saaren kartano – Saari residence, funded … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Welcoming Saddam Jumaily to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency

We are pleased to welcome Saddam Jumaily, renowned Iraqi painter, writer, and graphic artist, as an Artists at Risk (AR) Safe Haven Resident. It has been almost two years that we have been working to achieve this reprieve from highly precarious … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

AR Resident – Saddam Jumaily

Related: Welcoming Saddam Jumaily to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency Saddam Jumaily (born Saddam Al Saeedi in Basra, Iraq, 1974) is a painter and sculptor with a significant following in his country, where he is known for works that use symbolism … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, Map, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

AR MOBILE talk at HAM with Spartak Khachanov

Spartak Khachanov will give an AR MOBILE Talk will on Wednesday 3rd April from 5 to 7pm in Helsinki Art Museum’s HAM Hall (2nd floor, Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 8, 00100 Helsinki, upstairs from Finnkino). The talk will be moderated by Ivor … Continue reading

Posted in AR-Artists, MOBILE TALKS, News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,