Friday 9 Sep 2016 // ArtHelsinki area


10:00-10:30 // Curator tour – Introduction to the International participants at ArtHelsinki.

14:15-15.00 // KEYNOTE: Investing in art as a business

Adriano Picinati di Torcello, Director of Art & Finance / Deloitte Luxembourg

The unprecedented development of the art market over the past few years has resulted in the “financialization” of the art market. Art is now seen not only as an object of pleasure, but also as a new alternative asset class with interesting business opportunities.

15:00-15:45 // Panel: On how the Non-Profit and Profit driven art worlds meet?

Panelists Adriano Picinati di Torcello and Kati Kivinen, art historian and curator / Kiasma

15:45-16:15 // Curator tour – Introduction to the International participants at ArtHelsinki.

16:15-16:45 // Artbate: Pekka Pakkanen ja Antti-Juhani Manninen ja Antti Turkko (30 min)


Ahead hall, Arena stage 


13:30-14:00 // BINA48 and Bruce Duncan #ASKTHEBINA Q / A

Encounters with a humanoid robot

Bina48 is the world’s first advanced humanoid robot that functions based on shared “mindfile” information. In other words, Bina48 models an actual human being. Bruce Duncan is the chief researcher on the LifeNaut project and is responsible for the continuous development of the Bina48 humanoid robot. ArtHelsinki will present Bina48 in cooperation with Streaming Museum and the Finnish B2B art rental company Business Gallery.

16:00-16:40 // Taide on kodin sydän

Sisustussuunnittelija, muotoilija Tomi Kouvola esittelee sisustettuja koteja joissa taide on keskiössä ja kysyy galleristi Mari Männistöltä ne kysymykset mitä emme ehkä itse uskalla kysyä. Yhteistyössä ARTAP by Helsinki Contemporary.

16:45-17:00 // Expert talks with EMMA 

The art museum as an art collector; the acquisition politics of EMMA – Espoo Museum of Modern Art / Pilvi Kalhama, Director, EMMA – Espoo Museum of Modern Art.