Skip to content
Following artworks are closed for now: 36 Paweł Althamer (VR short film)
Katso video

Helsinki Biennial

Helsinki Biennial is an international art event that will bring outstanding contemporary art to maritime Helsinki. The first Helsinki Biennial will be held in the unique surroundings of Vallisaari Island 12.6.–26.9.2021. Helsinki Biennial will present 41 international artists or groups of artists from both Finland and around the world. You can spot artworks on Vallisaari along a marked trail both outdoors and inside historical buildings, gunpowder cellars, and empty residential buildings. Sea you on the treasure island of art!

Helsinki Biennial is free of charge. There is a fee for the ferry.

Opening hours

12 June–29 Aug
Mon–Sun  11 am–6 pm
1 –26 Sept
Wed–Sun 11 am–6 pm


Get to know seaside Helsinki and
visual arts in the city