OPEN CALL: Exhibitions & Events

OPEN CALL to Yö Galleria for autumn 2021 and spring 2022
Yö Galleria is looking for exhibitions and events for autumn 2021 and spring 2022.

Yö Galleria, which opened on Helsinki's Lönnrotinkatu in February 2021, is looking for exhibitions and events for the autumn season 2021 and the spring season 2022 (September – February). The Open Call is open to all art forms, e.g. fine art, media art, sound art and word art.

The Open Call ends on April 30, 2021 at 24:00.

The results of the selection will be announced during May-June.

Submit a free-form exhibition or event plan via the application form below by April 30, 2021. If you attach a CV and images that support the application, put them in the same pdf file (max. 5 MB) with the exhibition plan.

In the application, state the wish of the time and the duration of the exhibition or event. Also let us know if there is a side program to the exhibition.


You can suggest a solo or group exhibition, as well as individual events at Yö Galleria. The gallery is approx. 100 m2.

The duration of solo and group exhibitions is normally 3 weeks, including exhibition hanging and taking down the exhibition, but you can also suggest a shorter exhibition period.

Individual events can last from 1 to 7 days, including building and taking down the event.

At least half of the exhibition and event times are primarily allocated to the members of Artists’ Association Yö

Yö Galleria does not charge exhibition rent or exhibition service fees. Artists' Association Yö takes a 20% commission on the sale of works.

The selections are made by Artis's Association Yö's regularly changing exhibition working group, which in the spring of 2021 includes: Henrik Pathirane, Riikka Ahlfors, Ilkka Pitkänen, Anna Rombach, Joonas Eränen and Minnamari Toukola