Lake Kilpisjärvi 2017 Image by Tiina Prittinen
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Site-Specific Listening:Tarot of Lapland
I came to the residency with absolutely no idea on what to do during the two weeks. My baggage was lost by the airline and I had very limited...
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Popu Popu: Power to the Populations
Adam Zaretsky, Helen Chandler, Blu Zaretsky, Kira deCoudres, Hege Tapio and Marita Isobel Solberg July 2-20, 2018 Popu popu collective brings...
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Arizona State University BioArt Course: from the Sonoran Desert to the Arctic
The science and art students from Arizona State University had a wonderful and productive visit to Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in June. The...
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Open Call for Field_Notes - Ecology of Senses
Field_Notes – Ecology of Senses is an art&science field laboratory organized by the Bioart Society at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in...
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In Between, in Kilpisjärvi
In Between, in Kilpisjärvi In flamenco, the dancer is torn between the sky and the ground: the earth pulls you down and you stomp and struggle...
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Typologies of Scale
Typologies of Scale by Tobias Feltus| 6th-20th July 2017
I didn’t know what to expect, what I discovered was great contrast in scale, between...
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Katoava kalotti - Kilpisjärven Residenssissä
Työryhmä Kilpisjärvellä: Satu Tuittila, koreografi TiinaVainio, kuvataiteilija Janne Kilpiö ja Sofia Koittola, tanssijat Residenssimatkan tarkoitus...
Christina Stadlbauer selected for the Tokyo Art & Science Research Residency
On March 1st closed our open call for the Tokyo Art & Science Research Residency which will be hosted by BioClub Tokyo in partnership with the...

The Bioart Society is the motor behind Ars Bioarctica which is a long term art&science initiative with a focus on the Arctic environment which was started in autumn 2008 in Kilpisjärvi. The activities of Ars Bioarctica encompass the development and implementation of courses, workshops, lectures, conferences and seminars, exhibitions, an artists in residency programme, the establishment of national and international relations as well as the production of works, promotion of Finnish artists and publishing of related material.

Activities
About
The Bioart Society

The Bioartsociety is an association based in Helsinki with more than 80 members from Finland and other countries. It was established in May 2008 at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in Lapland. The Bioartsociety is developing, producing and facilitating activities around art and natural sciences, with an emphasis on biology, ecology and life sciences. Together with the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station of the University of Helsinki it runs Ars Bioarctica, an art&science program with focus on the sub-arctic environment.

Contact
Office and postal address

Suomen Biotaiteen Seura ry / Finnish Bioart Society
Kaasutehtaankatu 1
FI-00540 Helsinki

info[at]bioartsociety[dot]fi