Exhibition #86 – Matti Pikkujämsä: Variations
Matti Pikkujämsä’s solo exhibition reflects the secrets and charms of repetition.
Exhibition #85 – Jewel
The yuletide gem – eternal – brilliant – immeasurably valuable
Exhibition #84 – Linda Linko / Blush
Linda Linko’s Blush ensemble of paintings and drawings has followed her for many years, waiting for the right moment to be presented.
Exhibition #83 – Sinua sinua rakastan
The exhibition expresses affection and admiration towards everyday life, other beings, all of Creation and humanity.
Exhibition #82 – Hidden (Satellite)
The satellite of the Onoma co-operative’s summer exhibition Hidden approaches multisensory experiences through art, design and craftsmanship.
Exhibition #81 – Mökki
The cottage, or mökki, in Finnish, is a concept familiar to us all; a summer home, a dear place, a feeling of being. A home in the embrace of nature.
Exhibition #80 – Current
Water, as a current moving eternally forward, is the central theme of our 10 year anniversary exhibition.
Exhibition #79 – Thaw
To go from a frozen to a liquid state, to become free of the effect of cold as a result of exposure to warmth, to be warm enough to melt ice and snow, to abandon aloofness, reserve, or hostility, or to become mobile, active, or susceptible to change.
Exhibition #78 – Hearth
Our theme for this winter reflects heat, warmth, the home, sharing stories with our loved ones over a meal, and our primal human relationship with fire.
Exhibition #77 – Antrei Hartikainen: Fragile
Antrei Hartikainen’s exhibition Fragile is themed around the fragility of man and nature.
Exhibition #76 – Spark
Spark presents new local glass, as interpreted by the young and organic generation.
Exhibition #74 – Bloom #6
Bloom is Lokal’s biannual youth exhibition; an established platform for young blossoming creatives to present and sell their work in a curated group exhibition context.
Exhibition #73 – Spring Salon
Inka Bell, Renata Jakowleff, Linda Linko, Paula Pääkkönen, Jenni Rope & Sami Ruotsalainen
Exhibition #72 – Man-Maid-Nature
The artists challenge existing notions of language and form(s) (or formlessness) of both the ‘man-made’ and materials sourced from nature.
Exhibition #71 – Aimo Katajamäki: Ateljee Aimo
Artist, illustrator and graphic designer Aimo Katajamäki moves his world two blocks away from his studio, and into Lokal.
Exhibition #70 – Itkupaju
The Itkupaju exhibition intertwines Itkupaju, a large textile piece by Outi Martikainen, with a sea of candles, and other accompanying art pieces.
Exhibition #69 – Materia
We live in a time in which sensing, touching and analog experiences are limited.
Exhibition #68 – Miniatyr Keramik
Miniatyr Keramik is like a home built into the Lokal gallery space; filled with ceramic miniature sculptures and small ceramic items.
Exhibition #67 – Gathering
Isolation made us long for meaningful gatherings. What is it that brings us together?
Exhibition #66 – Sasha Huber: Tipping of the Iceberg
The white innocence of the polar spaces has always been treacherous.
Exhibition #65 – Tiina Koivusalo: Muoto Lögun
The works in the exhibition ‘Muoto – Lögun’ by Tiina Koivusalo are based upon forms from Iceland and the Finnish archipelago.
Exhibition #64 – Joulumanteli
Joulumanteli, i.e. Christmas almond, is a Christmas greeting in the form of an exhibition by Erja Hirvi and Pasi Kärkkäinen-Tunkelo.
Exhibition #63 – Auvinen / Wiherheimo
Furniture, objects, lighting – contemporary design collection.
Exhibition #62 – Coming Home III
Coming Home III brings to Helsinki the works exhibited in Copenhagen at CHART Design 2019.
Exhibition #61 – TypoCraftHelsinki’19
The theme of this year’s TypoCraftHelsinki is “Kauno”, or “Joint Writing”.
Exhibition #60 – Helsinki Tones
What does the summertime in Helsinki sound like, and which are the colours that reflect from it’s rooftops at sunset?
Exhibition #59 – Aleksi Martikainen
“An Autumn Hike With Her” combines traditional graphics, photography and sculptures with movement and performativity.
Exhibition #58 – Coming Home II
Coming Home II presents works by the artists who are the heart of Lokal.
Exhibition #57 – Maa
According to Immanuel Kant, beauty is not the quality we see in a peace of art or in nature, but a state of mind.
Exhibition #56 – Kudos
Inka Kivalo, Heli Tuori-Luutonen & Riitta Turunen. Three friends founded an artist trio with an aim to organise a series of joint exhibitions.
Exhibition #55 – Coming Home I
After having made their first appearance at CHART Design 2018 in Copenhagen, these treasured pieces are finally coming back home to show their splendour in Helsinki.
Exhibition #54 – Mesi
MESI (Eng. Nectar) is a dialogue between the two young artists Matias Liimatainen and Sanna Lehto.
Exhibition #53 – Bloom #5
BLOOM is Lokal’s biannual youth exhibition, featuring the works of artists and designers under the age of 30.
Exhibition #52 – Blue Things
Jenni and Matti became friends when they were studying together in 1999. Blue Things is their first joint exhibition.
Exhibition #51 – Printemps
Designer duo Nathalie Lautenbacher and Naoto Niidome create out of unique artwork a miniature world in the Lokal Gallery.
Exhibition #50 – Sisterhood
Ananya and Aurea Tanttu (b. 1994 & -96) are real-life sisters raised in between continents and cultures. Their visual dialogue possesses an aesthetic which honours a forgotten romanticism.
Exhibition #49 – Mix & Match
Mix & Match combines emerging talent we’re excited about and established artists we already love.
Exhibition #48 – VIIVA
Viiva, The Line, is a group exhibition featuring seven artists, who all in the their own technique and chosen material explore ‘the line’.