The next IHME Festival will be held in spring 2018. The IHME Project 2018 is Henrik Håkansson’s THE BEETLE, the talks programme and film screenings related to the IHME Project in early 2018.

The annual IHME Contemporary Art Festival produces a commissioned work of art in public space. Multifaceted Festival Programme delivers exciting new dimensions to the IHME Project. IHME also offers an art education programme, IHME School, with various activities.

The Festival is open to the public and free of charge.

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IHME Project 2018: THE BEETLE

Friday, May 25, 2018 (premiere)
Korjaamo Kino, Töölönkatu 51 b, Helsinki

Premiere of the film THE BEETLE by the IHME Artist Henrik Håkansson
Apart from moving images the work will also extend outwards as far as the vicinity of the beetle Hylochares cruentatus‘ habitat in Vantaa.

Korjaamo is situated in Töölö. The address is Töölönkatu 51.

The easiest way to reach Korjaamo is by public transport. The nearest tram stop for lines 3T, 4, 7 and 10 is Töölön halli. Helsinki internal traffic bus lines 40, 42, 43, 63, 69 ja 02N as well as the regional traffic bus lines travelling through Mannerheimintie to Elielinaukio also stop near Korjaamo. The closest bus stop is Töölön kisahalli.

Festival’s Talks and Film Programme

May 25–26, 2018
Korjaamo Culture Factory, Töölönkatu 51 b, Helsinki


Korjaamo, including Korjaamo Kino’s screenings, is an accessible venue with gender-neutral toilets.

Contact Information

Executive Director Paula Toppila, tel. +358-45-1240096

Cultural Producer Päivi Matala, tel. +358-45-2350080
Full-time from November to April, part-time from May to October (Mon-Wed)

Communications Officer Suvi Korhonen, tel. +358-45-6326267