Festival’s talk and film programme at the Korjaamo Cultural Factory on May 25–26 2018 (Töölönkatu 51a, Helsinki).
Festival continues with other events on May 27 with IHME workshop at Kannelmäki and IHME in Myyrmäki at Vantaa on June 1–10.
Programme is listed in chronological order.
The Festival is open to the public and free of charge.
Friday May 25, Korjaamo
Environmental anxiety and art education workshop (in Finnish)
The workshop will be run by the multidisciplinary environmental researcher Panu Pihkala and environmental art-education researcher Henrika Ylirisku.
Registration by the end of 14.5.2018 Päivi Matala, IHME Festival, paivi.matala[at]ihmefestival.fi
Discussion on the IHME Project 2018: THE BEETLE (In English)
IHME artist Henrik Håkansson, Professor Jussi Parikka of the University of Southampton, Editor-in-Chief of the e-publication Art-agenda Filipa Ramos from London, and Professor Jörg Heiser of Berlin University of the Arts.
After the show there will be a chance to win a set of three albums by Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi not available anywhere else.
Saturday May 26, Korjaamo
Greenhouse and Media room
Nonstop workshops for all ages (In Finnish, English and Spanish)
Story Data workshop run by artist Arlene Tucker and climate researcher Stephany Mazon.
We Buzzz workshop run by artist Kemê and Rosamaría Bolom.
Let’s get scientific: A Case Study of a Beetle (Hylochares cruentatus) (In Finnish)
Professor Jyrki Muona
IHME Marathon: 150 minutes of public art (in English)
Short talks from Artist collectives Naapurihmasto and Nabb+Teeri along with the following art organizations: ANTI festival, Bioart Society, HAM, IHME festival and PUBLICS. Hosted by Taru Elfving.
Film (Subtitles in English)
Jan Švankmajer: Insect (2018)
During the festival event:
May 25 – 27
Exhibition: What on earth is a Hylochares cruentatus?
Beetle specimens from Professor Jyrki Muona’s collection together with images from Henrik Håkansson’s THE BEETLE Project.
May 25 – 27
Korjaamo Bar & Kitchen
IHME brunch during Sat and Sun 11:00-15:00, 20 € (separate price for kids brunch)
Korjaamo’s kitchen is open: Fri 11:00-14:00 & 16:00-22:00, Sat 11:00-15:00 & 14:00-22:00, Sun 11:00-15:00.
Korjaamo’s bar is open: Fri-Sat 11:00-24:00 (02:00), Sun 11:00-17:00.
May 25 – 26
Art books recycling point
Recycling point for art books will be open during the festival hours.
Sunday May 27, Kannelmäki
Sunday, May 27
11:00–18:00 (the boats are sent down to the Mätäjoki River at 14:45)
Mätisfestarit, Kartanonhaka park, Kannelmäki, Helsinki
IHME workshop: The Mätäjoki Armada
Artist Antti Laitinen’s bark boat workshop
Myyrmäki IHME events June 1-10, Vantaa
Sunday June 3
Louhela Jam -festival, Jokiuoma Park, Vantaa
at IHME tent
IHME Project, Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018) screenings 12:00–20:00
We Buzzz nonstop workshop (In Finnish, English and Spanish) 12:00–16:00
Professor Jyrki Muona’s nature tour at 13:00 and 15:00
IHME audience worker’s tours every hour 13:00–19:00
IHME audience workers cycle around the area and give info about IHME Project, the beetle and the nature of the area. Around the park enlarged close ups of the Hylochares cruentatus from the Henrik Håkansson’s Project THE BEETLE.
Touring times for IHME workers Fri–Sat June 1–2 and Mon–Fri June 4–8 17:00–20:00 and Sat–Sun June 9–10 15:00–18:00.
Guided tours from Myyrmäki Station by the IHME sign Sat–Sun June 9–10 at 15:00
There might be changes in the programme.