Terike Haapoja's work is deeply rooted in a desire to connect to and communicate with the world. Her art explores how to be and live with others and the relationship between the external and internal worlds. Haapoja's art investigates reality instead of giving straightforward answers.
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.
In Irene Kostas' designs organic meets plastic and tradition meets futurism. Kostas is the founder and head designer of pioneering fashion house ONAR which is specialized in sustainable leather and shearling garments, accessories and bags.