Event schedule for Monday, 4.10.2021, MUU Helsinki Contemporary Art Centre presents: BOOKED Artists’ Book Fair 1 – 9 October 2021

Event schedule for Monday, 4.10.2021, MUU Helsinki Contemporary Art Centre presents:  BOOKED Artists’ Book Fair 1 – 9 October 2021


Event schedule for Monday, 4.10.2021

Tizzi Fib & Marryam Fib: Ex libris workshop
Come and make an Ex Libris. Make one for yourself or a friend. The Ex Libris appeals to people who love books. The theme is open. Just choose a picture you like. We provide all the materials and the instructions needed to make a linocut for this purpose. The process takes about half an hour and provides you with a printed work. It’s free of charge.
Registration HERE.
Place: Konttori workshop room (2nd floor), Cable Factory, Tallberginkatu 1
Video screening
- screened daily - forms another BOOKED highlight. Videos for Monday 4.10. are:
• Mounir Saeed: From Alf to… Between Lam and Mem
• Maimu Brushwood o.s. Huolirinta (Timo Tähkänen): Maimun satuhetki: Sinisiä kankaanpalasia
• Helinä Hukkataival & Inari Virmakoski: A Letter to Myanmar
Place: Konttori Stage, Kaapelitehdas, Tallberginkatu 1.

Maimu Brushwood o.s. Huolirinta

Discussion 1 – Writing Artist
The panel discussion gathers together a group of artists who also identify as writers. The discussion concentrates on questions of the relationship between text and image. The panelists are photographer-authors Heli Rekula and Hanna Weselius and visual artist Salla Vapaavuori, a creator of artist books. The discussion is moderated by artist Anu Miettinen. Discussion in Finnish.
Place: Konttori Stage, Cable Factory, Tallberginkatu 1.
The event is also streamed online in Facebook.

Heli Rekula. Photo: Barte Bjørkum

Eeva-Liisa Isomaa: Vesiputous, kirjainstallaatio

BOOKED exhibition
Artists - Installations: Jari-Pekka Koho, Ilpo Numminen & Sini Silveri; Taru Samola; Eeva-Liisa Isomaa; Mounir Saeed; Tizzi Fib, Allan Fib & Marryam Fib
The exhibition presents also a large collection of artists' books from Estonia, Norway and Finland.
BOOKED shop is open in Konttori 12:00-19:00.

More specific information regarding the times and days of the program’s special events have been released in the BOOKED Event Calendar.
To stay up-to-date with all that’s happening, please join the special BOOKED emailing list
Lists of participating artists can be found HERE
BOOKED Artists' Book Fair is supported by Nordic Culture Point and Svenska Kulturfonden (Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland).
In addition to cooperating with Cable Factory’s Konttori, BOOKED will also coincide with Armas Festival, which takes place at the Cable Factory at the same time.
Armas Festival
Pro AV
Boing Being
Codex Polaris
Quince Ediciones
Estonian Art Academy, Graphic Arts Department
Pokuto - Pohjoinen kustannustoiminta ry
Feministinen Sarjakuvatoiminta
Suomen aforismiyhdistys ry
Suomen Pimiötaiteilijat
AIM Network / Candyland
Supermarket Art Fair
Platforms Project
BOOKED 2021 Team
Coordinators: John Gayer, Timo Soppela, Pia Korhonen, Elina Pekkilä
Technical services, video documentation: Tero Kontinen, Hannu Kärenlampi
Graphic concept: Anu Raatikainen, Timo Soppela
Art Guide: Jane Hughes
BOOKED Artists’ Book Fair has been organised by MUU kirjoittaa / MUU Writes, a group of artists comprised of John Gayer, Minka Heino, Liisa Hilasvuori, Rita Leppiniemi, Suvi Nurmi, Kikka Rytkönen, Juhani Räisänen and Timo Soppela, Director of MUU.
BOOKED’s opening hours are
Friday, 1 October 12.00-19.00
Saturday, 2 October 11.00-18.00
Sunday, 3 October closed
Monday, 4 October 12.00-19.00
Tuesday, 5 October 12.00-19.00
Wednesday, 6 October 12.00-19.00
Thursday, 7 October 12.00-19.00
Friday, 8 October 12.00-19.00
Saturday, 9 October 11.00-18.00
MUU Helsinki Contemporary Art Centre
Kaapelitehdas / Cable Factory
Talberginkatu 1 C
00180 Helsinki
Tel +358 (0)50 551 7893
artcentre (at) muu.fi