The OAF Talks are a series of conversations with the festival artist, curators and the artistic mentors. The Talks program is held at HAM Corner and Radio Helsinki. You can look forward to conversations, interviews and introductions to films, performing arts, literature, music and visual arts.
- Thu 11.8. at 16.00-17.00: Film: curators Joonas and Niklas Nyholm, Radio Helsinki
- Thu 11.8. at 17.00-18.00: Performing arts: curator Mika Hagman and artistic mentor Heidi Bäckström (Mad House Helsinki), Radio Helsinki
- Sat 13.8. at 16.00: Literature: talk with artistic mentor from WSOY and performances by artists, HAM Corner
- Sun 14.8. at 16.00: Performing arts: curator Mika Hagman and artistic mentor Heidi Bäckström (Mad House Helsinki), HAM Corner
- Mon 15.8. at 11.00: Music: curators Miika Turunen and Sani Valoranta as well as musician-artist Sam Heat, Radio Helsinki
- Tue 16.8. at 15.00-17.00: Music: curators Miika Turunen and Sani Valoranta as well as artistic mentor Ida Karimaa (Warner), HAM Corner
- Wed 17.8. at 15.00-16.00: Visual arts: curators Riina Noro and Milla Göös as well as Autism Foundation‘s planner Synnöve Lindberg, Radio Helsinki
- Wed 17.8. at 16.00: Film: curators Joonas and Niklas Nyholm, HAM Corner
- Thu 18.8. at 16.00-17.00: Literature: talk with artistic mentor from WSOY and performances by artists, Radio Helsinki
- Thu 18.8. at 16.00: Karelian conversations: Timoi Munne (Karelia expert), Kati Kallio (academic researcher, lecturer), Ari Burtsoff (Karelia activist), Jyrki Haapala (film maker), Arto Rinne (singer (Sattuma)), Minna Karttunen (Pajot and Karelia activist), HAM Corner
- Fri 19.8. at 16.00: Art program and OAF residency at Hosptial Nova: experts Pauliina Lapio and Susanna Mutanen as well as OAF residency artist Maarit Hedman, HAM Corner
- Sat 20.8. at 16.00: Visual art: curators Riina Noro and Milla Göös, artistic mentors Pekka Elomaa and Jani Leinonen as well as HAM’s Manager of Audience and Community Engagement Hanna Nikander, HAM Corner
HAM Corner: Helsinki Art Museum HAM, 1st floor, North side, Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 8, 00100 Helsinki
Radio Helsinki: Frequencies are Helsinki 89,7, Turku 89,3, Tampere 106,8 and Oulu 90,9 MHz. You can also listen to the programs afterwards via the on demand service. radiohelsinki.fi
In collaboration with HAM, Radio Helsinki and WSOY.