Avainsana: participatory urban culture


Laimikis.lt is an interdisciplinary platform for urban research, community art & social design initiatives, non-formal learning & activism. Its mission is to promote participatory urban culture by developing site-specific creative initiatives in underused public spaces and by running non-formal educational activities, addressing a wide range of everyday urban issues.  Laimikis team treats public spaces as an open field for playful… Read more →


Artova is a non.profit NGO – a combination of a cultural and a neighbourhood association representing an area located in the borders of downtown Helsinki. There are apx. 10 000 people living in the represented area, a few thousand jobs, and 5 schools with emphasis on art. Artova has for the past 7 years strongly focused on supporting self-organized initiatives by both giving… Read more →