Finlayson Art Area (FAA) is a large scale art event taking place in historical Finlayson cotton factory area in the city center of Tampere. The oldest building in Finlayson area is from the year 1837.
The idea of Finlayson Art Area is to bring joy and new experiences to the audience via top quality art. Entrance is free plus all the events taking place in FAA during the summer. First FAA took place in 2015. Main organizer is Printmaking Studio Himmelblau. The owner of the factory premises, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, provides us all exhibition premises.
FAA17 brings a wide selection of art by top artists in Finland and introduces some new names for the big audience. Exhibitions take place in several premises around Finlayson factory area. We have paintings, photographic art, art prints, sculptures, video art, installation, graffiti and street art, textile art plus Finnish design glass exhibition.
FAA17 artists and exhibitions: