Programme

Kuva/Photo: Kai WidellKuva/Photo: Kai Widell

The sixth IHME Contemporary Art Festival 2014 brought together all those who wish to enjoy contemporary art, films, people and music and participate in the events themselves or hear interesting discussions. Venue was the Old Student House (Vanha ylioppilastalo) on 4-6 April 2014 .

 

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To download a PDF file of the 2014 Festival timetable, please click here.

 


MONDAY 31.3.2014

18.00 IHME PROJECT 2014, Bio Rex cinema (Mannerheimintie 22-24): Yael Bartana, True Finn – Tosi Suomalainen, world premiere of the art film. The film can be viewed on Yle Areena TV on-demand service 31.3.-31.12.2014.

 

THURSDAY 3.4.2014

18.00-21.00 FILM, Kino Engel (Sofiankatu 4): Yael Bartana, Inferno (2013), 18 min.
Two screenings. Q&A with the artist after the first screening.

 

FRIDAY 4.4.2014

15.30-20.00 VIDEO INSTALLATION: Sasha Huber, My Racism is a Humanism. A Lecture (2013), 30 min. Faculty Hall.

16.00-16.05 Opening of the IHME Days, Tuula Arkio, Chair of the Pro Arte Foundation’s board.

16.05-16.35 FILMS:
Adrian Piper, The Mythic Being (1973), 8:00 min
Adrian Piper, Funk Lessons (1983), 15:17 min

16.30-20.00 IHME WORKSHOP: Living Library. Café Vanha.

17.00-19.00 IMAGES AND TALK: The Trial; National Art, philosopher Tuomas Nevanlinna as judge.

19.15-19.45 MAGMA’S DISCUSSIONS: Multilingual FinlandThe Native Language of Art, discussion led by Marja Hirvi-Ijäs, PhD. Banqueting Restaurant.

20.00-23.40 FILMS:
Francis Alÿs, Watercolor (2010), 1:19 min
Yael Bartana, A Declaration (2006), 7:30 min
Yael Bartana, …And Europe Will Be Stunned (2011), 61:00 min

John Akomfrah, The Stuart Hall Project (2013), 98:00 min

Introductions to the films before the screening.

 

SATURDAY 5.4.2014

11.00-16.00 IHME WORKSHOP: A New World through Comics, led by Katja Tukiainen. The Ateneum Art Museum Workshop.

11.00-19.30 VIDEO INSTALLATION: Sasha Huber, My Racism is a Humanism. A Lecture (2013), 30 min. Faculty Hall.

11.00-12.30 OUR IHME: Art Education Projects in the Spotlight, led by Marja Rastas.

13.00-18.00 IHME WORKSHOP: Shared Stories. Music Hall.

13.00-13.30 IMAGES AND TALK: Viewpoint on the IHME Project 2014, Mika Myllyaho, Director of the National Theatre.

13.30-14.00 IMAGES AND TALK: Viewpoint on the IHME Project 2014, Kati Mikkola, PhD.

13.30-16.30 IHME WORKSHOP: Living Library. Café Vanha.

14.15-15.45 ARTIST’S VOICE: Yael Bartana and Maria Lind discuss the IHME Project 2014.

16.30-17.30 ART IN PUBLIC SPACE: SKOR | Foundation for Art and Public Domain, Managing Director Tati Freeke-Suwarganda.

17.45-18.45 IMAGES AND TALK: IHME Open Looks at Human Rights, led by Executive Director Frank Johansson.

19.00-19.30 MAGMA’S DISCUSSIONS: Multilingual Finland, Dialogic Language. Discussion led by Maria Hirvi-Ijäs, PhD. Banqueting Restaurant.

22.00-02.00 MUSIC: IHME Club.
22.30 DJ Maurice Fulton
23.30 MU
00.30 Haunted by Hallucinations

 

SUNDAY 6.4.2014

11.00-16.00 IHME WORSKHOP: A New World through Comics, led by Katja Tukiainen. The Ateneum Art Museum Workshop.

12.00-21.00 VIDEO INSTALLATION: Sasha Huber, My Racism is a Humanism. A Lecture (2013), 30 min. Faculty Hall.

13.00-14.40 FILM: Adrian Piper, Passing Beyond Passing (2004), 1h 40 min

14.00-17.00 IHME WORKSHOP: Shared Stories. Music Hall.

14.00-17.00 IHME WORKSHOP: Living Library. Café Vanha.

15.00-15.50 IMAGES AND TALK: The Many Faces of Whiteness – Talking about Race, Skin Colour and Nationality. Guest speakers political scientist Pasi Saukkonen and sociologist Nirmal Puwar (UK).

16.05-16.45 IMAGES AND TALK: Manifestations of Whiteness. Guest speaker literary scholar Olli Löytty and cultural theorist David Dibosa (UK).

16.45-17.30 Panel discussion, moderated by Pasi Saukkonen.

18.15-20.45 ARTIST’S VOICE: IHME Marathon. Artists Outi Pieski, Marja Helander, Adel Abidin, Pekka Niskanen, Pia Lindman, Pekka Kainulainen, Jaakko Heikkilä, Minna Rainio & Mark Roberts, Diego Bruno, Johanna Lecklin.

 


After the Festival

The results of the IHME Workshops were displayed in different locations in Helsinki: the artwork realized during the IHME Re-Action workshops was unveiled at the Pohjois-Haaga railway station on April 10, whereas the comics of the IHME Workshop A New World through Comics were placed on election billboards to be publicly viewed in the surroundings of the Central Railway Station and the Ateneum Art Museum during April 16 – 27, 2014.

Yael Bartana’s IHME Project 2014 True Finn can be viewed globally on Yle Areena on-demand service until July 31.

IHME Project 2014

Films

Discussions

IHME Days Speakers

IHME Workshops

IHME Club