Outsider Art Finland
In Finland Outsider art is reaching new audiences every year.
The Finnish tradition of Outsider art is relatively young. However, we are good at mapping, cooperation and creating networks. In Finland you can visit hundreds of fascinating outsider art environments, private homes and art studios. Welcome to explore these places and find the new worlds inside them.
Outsider art is a concept that covers art created outside the established art scene. In Finland Outsider art refers mostly to self-taught (ITE) contemporary folk artists and artists with learning or mental disabilities.
Outsider art is traditionally connected to visual art. In Finland we also have great outsider musicians, theatre, performances and films that have conquered the world. Within Finnish outsider art we are also utilizing the latest technology and embracing new audiences.