Exhibition Open call


Deadline: June 30, 2019. 16:30 pm (Finnish time)

Open Call for Exhibition applications for jewelry designers and artists who live and work in Finland. The exhibition is organized together by the Finnish Jewelry Art Association and Gallery GAo ShAn.

Exhibition Theme: Four Seasons Finnish “weather notes” deeply affect people’s daily lives and sociability. The four seasons is not only about the weather but also refers to the expression of inner emotions that people possess. People’s emotional and psychological states easily follow the course of the seasons. The aim of this exhibition is that both jewelry artists and the exhibition audience alike get in touch with their true emotions: emotional interaction achieved through emotional jewelry.

Artists are invited to submit 1 to 3 pieces of jewelry artworks preferably not previously shown to the public. Artists chosen to participate will be informed in the middle of July. The participation fee for the chosen artists is 80€ for members of Korutaideyhdistys and 100€ for non-members. 20 % commission will be taken on the value sales of artworks

The exhibition will be held at the Gallery GAo ShAn from 8 August to 28 September 2019. The exhibition will be part of Helsinki Design Week.

How to apply:

Applicant send a pdf.-file form that includes following informations:

  • Name of the artist

  • Contact information

  • 1-2 clear pictures of each piece,

  • Name of the work, material, production year, selling price, measurements and technique

  • Short text description of each piece and how the piece(s) is/are connected to the theme 'Four Seasons'

  • Max size of PDF: 2MB

  • Send the application to info@gaoshanhelsinki.com

  • Label the email “Application Four Seasons