Month: March 2020


The Finnish Cultural and Academic Institutes network responds to the challenges of the COVID-19 epidemic by announcing an open call for art projects. The current crisis is severely affecting the cultural sector. Many artists and creatives whose work is project-based have lost months worth of income. Amongst the crisis, the mission of the Finnish Cultural… Read more »


Works of the iconic artist Tom of Finland to be exhibited in Japan for the first time

    << Following the spread of COVID-19 worldwide, and in accordance with the recommendations of Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and WHO, we regret to inform you that our upcoming exhibition, “Reality & Fantasy: The World of Tom of Finland”, is postponed.  The exhibition, and the accompanying programs, will take place in full at… Read more »

Notice of telecommuting

According to the instructions from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Finland, the Finnish Institute in Japan will be telecommuting from March 17th. But do not worry, we will continue to create engaging content and keep you busy online! Stay tuned and be healthy!