press release

Contemporary Art Museum Kiasma in Helsinki, Finland is celebrating its ten year anniversary. Welcome to the press conference of the anniversary exhibition Fluid Street - Alone, together on the 8th of May at 11 am. In addition to the themes of the summer exhibition, the press conference includes information about the anniversary events and other forms of celebration. Also on display in Kiasma is the collection exhibition Image and After.

In the anniversary exhibition the street is seen as a metaphoric space. The works of art presented reflect the private worlds of people in the street, the social conditions of society as well as various staged or arranged interventions interrupting the regular flow of street life.

Artists: Pilar Albarracín 1968 Spain Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla 1976 USA & 1971 Cuba Matthew Buckingham 1963 USA Lee Bul 1964 Korea Miklos Gaál 1974 Finland Jeppe Hein 1974 Denmark Jesper Just 1974 Denmark Otto Karvonen 1975 Finland Petra Lindholm 1973 Finland Boris Mihailov 1938 Ukraine Vesa-Pekka Rannikko 1968 Finland Ann-Sofi Sidén 1962 Sweden Beat Streuli 1957 Switzerland Thomas Struth 1954 Germany Mike Stubbs 1958 Great Britain Ahmet Ögüt 1981 Turkey

Fluid Street - Alone, together

mit Pilar Albarracin, Allora & Calzadilla, Matthew Buckingham, Lee Bul, Miklos Gaál, Jeppe Hein, Jesper Just, Otto Karvonen, Petra Lindholm, Boris Mikhailov, Vesa-Pekka Rannikko, Ann Sofi Sidén, Beat Streuli, Thomas Struth, Mike Stubbs, Ahmet Ogut