TAITEILIJASEURA ESITTELYSSÄ: HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS' ASSOCIATION
The Helsinki International Artists' Association (HIAA) was founded in 2008 by Susan Wilander as a registered artists' association as an inclusive association for residents of Finland. It has grown into a successful association with over 50 members, all artists who live or work in Helsinki but hail from all around the world. With their diverse backgrounds, cultures and beliefs, artists from HIAA work together to create a place where artists can meet, talk and create.
HIAA organizes a variety of activities throughout the year, ranging from workshops to exhibitions and participating in festivals as well as supporting its member's solo exhibitions and events.
The association is dedicated to display it's international member's work to the public and to create a community that supports and expands the international culture in Finland.