April is the month to apply for a residency in New York! All members of Finnish Associations for artists (STS), designers (Ornamo) and architects (SAFA) are eligible to apply. In addition, Finland-based artists in the early or middle stages of their career are welcome to apply for ISCP's residencies, supported by the Alfred Kordelin Foundation.
Finnish Cultural Institute in New York and Finnish Institute in London will continue the MOBIUS Fellowship Program after its pilot phase running from 2014-2016. MOBIUS is a Fellowship Program for Visual Arts, Museum and Archive Professionals based in New York, United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Finland.
After studying and working abroad, Anssi Lauttia thinks that it is essential for an architect to look for international influence. For Lauttia, New York represents new winds of urban architecture; he comes to the U.S. to experience, see, learn and find something new.