DESIGN DISTRICT HELSINKI - ALMOST TWO HUNDRED SPECIALTY STORES, ONE PASSION
 
Discover Helsinki and get to know the Design District Helsinki members! Come make fantastic purchases at specialty shops!
 
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LATE NIGHT SHOPPING ON THE NIGHT OF THE ARTS 21.8.2014

The boutiques and galleries of Design District Helsinki are open longer than usually (9 pm) during Late Night Shopping. Meet the designers and artists, experience urban atmosphere and enjoy exhibitions, great design offers, shopping and happy events at Design District Helsinki!
 
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Late Night Shopping event at Facebook
 



Eeva Heikkinen and Merja Osanen 13.8.-31.8.2014

Rööperin Taidesalonki
Iso Roobertinkatu 48-50
 
EEVA HEIKKINEN, Mindscapes
 
Mindscapes is a theme based on landscape photography taken by the artist, Eeva Heikkinen. In the scenery, their parts, and other interesting views, she has seen different kinds of composition, surfaces, and feelings. Photography has pulled the artist into the wild, to look and wonder at the diversity of nature, its beauty and details.
 
MERJA OSANEN, The presence in tremor
 
The presence in tremor -exhibition consists of the small water colour and tempera paintings Merja Osanen gets inspiration for her works from the treasures of nature .
 
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Artist Eva Rossi-Kivimäki "TRAVELLING" 14.8.-6.9.2014

Taidesalonki Piirto
Uudenmaankatu 7
 
The newest artwork of Eva Rossi-Kivimäki has travelled a long way to Helsinki from her home, a farm surrounded by rain forests in the Serra de Mantiqueira mountain region in Brazil.
 
This exhibition called "Travelling" is Eva's fifth exhibition at Taidesalonki Piirto gallery. Exhibited are light totems, mosaic and small pearl decorated statues.
 
The totems which bring forth light and colours in new forms are exhibited for the first time as are the mosaics, many of which have "Travelling" as their theme.
 
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www.facebook.com/Taidesalonki-Piirto
 



POP UP Exhibition 4th-17th August 2014

Galleria Artika
Uudenmaankatu 19-21
 
Gallery Artika’s PopUp Exhibition opens the Autumn season 2014.
 
Artists: Anson Aguirre, Gunnar Bauer, Anneli Di Francis, Pirjo Hassinen, Leena Jääskeläinen, Veera Pajulahti, Aulikki Ståhle.
 
Exhibition open 4th-17th August 2014. Welcome!
 
www.galleria-artika.com



Finlandia Hall's new pop-up shop

Finlandia Hall, Mannerheimintie 13
 
On August, In the entrance hall, there is a Pop-up shop which sells Finnish design items and luxury coffee and tea brands.
 
Our partners in the Finlandia pop-up shop are Aarikka, Artek, Fiskars Home and Kaffa Roastery.
 
The Pop-up shop offers visitors a piece of Finnish design to take along as a souvenir of a visit to an architectural landmark. The products at the shop have been selected in view of the nature of the shop in that they are easy to carry along.
 
The shop is open on 5 - 30 August. The opening hours are Tue - Fri at 9-17 and Saturday at 10-15. The shop is located in the venue's entrance hall.
 
Finlandia Hall is a supporting member of Design District Helsinki association.
 
www.finlandiatalo.fi
 



DESIGN DISTRICT HELSINKI WALK TOURS ON FRIDAYS!

The guided Design Walk Tour by Happy Guide Helsinki will start in front of Artek’s store at 3pm on Esplanade Boulevard (Eteläesplanadi 18) and then head to the heart of the Design District Helsinki area, visiting small design boutiques as well as more well-known design brands.
 
Regular guided Design Walk tours will be organised every Friday from 3 pm throughout the whole year. The duration of the tour will be around 2.5 hours. Tickets 20 €. Be there!
 
www.designtourshelsinki.com



MAKE NEW DISCOVERIES!

Whether you’re just visiting the city or you’re looking for new facets of your hometown, Design District offers tours that will take you on the road of discoveries in Helsinki and Design District. These tours offer something for everyone and every mood. Download the tailored tour maps here and get to know Design District Helsinki!



DESIGN DISTRICT HELSINKI WALK TOURS START 11 JULY!

Tour organiser Happy Guide Helsinki and Design District Helsinki will be offering in co-operation new and updated Design Walk tours starting 11 July. Regular guided Design Walk tours will be organised every Friday from 3 pm throughout the whole year. The duration of the tour will be around 2.5 hours. The tour will take participants to see the Design District area and visit many interesting design spots.
 
Read more about the Design Walk here!
 
www.designtourshelsinki.com





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