What's New
A Series of Copper-Kimchi (김치) / Cu(I)O/C6H10CuO6 Portraits in the Bio-Commons Landscape
As part of the new DIYBio network in the Nordic and Baltic region the Bioartsociety organizes the network kickoff with a workshop by Andrew Gryf...
Newly shaping Nordic/Baltic DIYBio network
The Bioartsociety is part of of Nordic/Baltic DIYBio network which invites to join for experimentation The Bioartsociety joins the newly shaping...
Open Call - Ars Bioarctica - fully funded Nordic/Baltic residencies 2017/18
Application deadline the 22nd of June 2017 We are glad to announce an open call for up to 3 fully funded Ars Bioarctica residencies during autumn...
SPLICE exhibition opening
We would like to cordially invite you to the opening of the SPLICE exhibition on Friday 19 May at 5–7 p.m. at the Oulu Museum of Art. Exhibiting...
Be-Wilderment (Nature Drag) - Performance by Kira O'Reilly
During the openig of the SPLICE exhibition, Helsinki based artist Kira O'Reilly will perform Be-Wilderment (Nature Drag). The opening is on Friday...
Working Notes on Visualizing the Snow Characteristics
At last here is an update on our project. We have been getting used to being back in California after a few months in Finland and I have to say,...
HYBRID MATTERs Symposium video documentation
Watch the video documentation of the HYBRID MATTERs Symposium which took place 24th and 25th of November at the Theatre Academy of the University...
Quick info during the Symposium
SYMPOSIUM: Thursday 09-16h, Friday 08:45-17h - SCHEDULE, Live Stream SYMPOSIUM address: Theatre Academy Helsinki Haapaniemenkatu 6, 00530 Helsinki...

The Finnish 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.

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.

Office and postal address

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