Programme

Untitled (Hylochares cruentatus): Film still from the Henrik Håkansson film THE BEETLE, detail, courtesy of IHME Contemporary Art Festival.

Festival’s talk and film programme at the Korjaamo Cultural Factory on May 2526 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 110.

Programme is listed in chronological order.

From The Festival’s expert team – Leevi Haapala, Hanna Johansson, Paula Toppila and Timo Valjakka – explain the festival’s themes and the planning of the programme in their greetings > 

Friday May 25, Korjaamo

10:00–13:00
Greenhouse
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

16:00–17:00
Corner Hall
Video art
Artist Tuula Närhinen

16:30–18:00
Cinema
IHME Project
Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018)

17:00–18:00
Corner Hall
IHME 10 years talk: Where are we now? (In Finnish)
Theatre Director, Writer Juha Hurme

18:30–20:00
Cinema
Video art
Artist Jenna Sutela

18:45–19:30
Corner Hall
Films
Henrik Håkansson: Birdconcert Oct. 23, 2005 (Carduelis carduelis) Part 1 (2005), THE END (2014)

19:30–21:00
Corner Hall
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.

21:00–22:30
Cinema
IHME Project
Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018)

22:30–23:15
Corner Hall
IHME Club: Band of Weeds
The weed members and the artists Kalle Hamm, Lauri Ainala, Hermanni Keko and Olli Aarni.

Saturday May 26, Korjaamo

12:00–16:00
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.

13:00–13:30
Corner Hall
Let’s get scientific: A Case Study of a Beetle (Hylochares cruentatus) (In Finnish)
Professor Jyrki Muona

13:00–13:45
Cinema
Films
Henrik Håkansson: Birdconcert Oct. 23, 2005 (Carduelis carduelis) Part 1 (2005), THE END (2014) With artist’s introduction.

13:30–14:00
Corner Hall
Video art
Artist Kati Roover

14:00–15:00
Corner Hall
Let’s get scientific: Insects and diversity (in Finnish)
Academy researcher Marjo Saastamoinen

14:00–15:30
Cinema
IHME Project
Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018)

15:00–16:00
Corner Hall
Video art
Artist Antti Laitinen

16:00–18:30
Corner Hall
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.

16:00–17:30
Cinema
Film (Texts in German, no dialogue)
Lothar Baumgarten: Der Ursprung der Nacht (Amazonas Kosmos),(1973–77)

17:30–19:00
Cinema
Film (Subtitles in English)
Jan Švankmajer: Insects (2018)

18:30–19:00
Corner Hall
Video art
Artist Kati Roover

19:00–20:30
Cinema
Film (in English)
Marie José Burki: A Film (2017)
Artist will be interviewed by IHME’s Director Paula Toppila.

21:00-22:30
Cinema
IHME Project
Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018)

21:00–22:00
Corner Hall
IHME Club:  Sofia Jannok

During the festival event:

May 25 – 27
Korjaamo Gallery
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
Corner Hall
Art books recycling point
Recycling point for art books will be open during the festival hours.

Sunday May 27, Kannelmäki

May 27 (schedules to be confirmed)
Mätisfestarit, Kartanonhaka park, Kannelmäki, Helsinki
IHME workshop: The Mätäjoki Armada
Artist Antti Laitinen’s bark boat workshop

Myyrmäki IHME events June 1-10, Vantaa

Friday June 1
19:00–20:30
Kino Myyri, Kinorinne 6, Vantaa
IHME Project
Henrik Håkansson: THE BEETLE (2018)

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

June 1–10
Myyrmäki, Vantaa
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

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There might be changes in the programme.