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SuperPop!

  Jani Leinonen is strongly represented at the new Serlachius Museum Gösta´s SuperPop! opening exhibition in June 2014. The SuperPop! exhibition includes works by Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst and Jasper Johns amongst others. http://www.serlachius.fi/fi/nayttelyt/tulevat-nayttelyt/18-superpop-/

The Politics and Pleasures of Food continues to Weimar, Germany

  The Politics and Pleasures of Food exhibition including works by Jani Leinonen, continues from Halle 14, Leipzig to ACC Galerie Weimar, Germany. In The Politics and Pleasures of Food, the social, political and economical dimensions of food production and consumption are interpreted and redefined by Leinonen and 14 other international artists. For more information visit: http://www.acc-weimar.de/atelier/prog2014

Utopian days x Freedom

  Jani Leinonen´s works are included in the video festival Utopian Days x Freedom at the Total Museum of Contemporary Art in Seoul, Korea. The Festival Utopian days x Freedom aspires at creating a space, where people have the opportunity to openly think, approach and share about the concept of freedom. Strong artworks and relevant actors, from different academic backgrounds, have been chosen to share and cross their concern with the theme of Freedom. The exhibition is open from March 20 – April 13, 2014 www.utopiandays.com www.totalmuseum.org

Boutique in Washington D.C.

Boutique –Where Art Meets Fashion, an exhibition starring Jani Leinonen and other artists along with fashion designers, will take place in The Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C. from October to early November. The popular exhibition was originally on display at the Amos Anderson Art Museum in Helsinki as a part of the program for the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012. The exhibition includes a collaboration of Leinonen and shoe designer Minna Parikka. The exhibition is open Saturdays and Sundays 11 AM through 4 PM on October 12-13, 19-20, 26-27 and November 2-3. finland.org

Art Basel Miami Beach

Jani Leinonen will be presented by Galerie Gmurzynska at the 12th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach, the most prestigious art show in the Americas, taking place in Florida from December 5 through 8, 2013. Over 250 of the world’s leading galleries participate in the show, drawing over 50,000 visitors each year. www.artbasel.com

Cabaret Jamon

Jani Leinonen has joined forces with the internationally known Finnish shoe designer Minna Parikka to do the set and costume design for Cirko’s upcoming show Cabaret Jamon in Helsinki, Finland. The premier of Cabaret Jamon will be on the 28th of November, 2013. www.cirko.fi

Kunst 13 Zürich

Jani Leinonen is presented by Galerie Gmurzynska at the Kunst 13 Zürich International Contemporary Art Fair in Zürich, Switzerland. The 19th Kunst Zürich fair is held from 31st of October until the 3rd of November. www.kunstzuerich.ch  

Art Helsinki

Jani Leinonen’s works are shown at the ArtHelsinki contemporary art event in Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre from 18th to 22nd of September by Showroom Helsinki. Art Helsinki website

The Politics and Pleasures of Food

Jani Leinonen’s works are shown in the Politics and Pleasures of Food exhibition in Halle 14, Leipzig, Germany. In The Politics and Pleasures of Food, the social, political and economical dimensions of food production and consumption are interpreted and redefined by Leinonen and 15 other international artists. The exhibition is open from 21st of September until 17th of November 17, 2013 www.halle14.org