XXIV Mänttä Art Festival  16.6.-1.9.2019

Mänttä Art Festival

Mänttä Art Festival

Mänttä Art Festival has been organized since 1993. It is one of Finland’s leading summer reviews of contemporary art, with a new curator bringing a fresh perspective to the exhibition every year. For more than a decade the main exhibition venue has been Pekilo, a former animal feed refinery near the Mänttä mill chimneystack.

Opening hours

XXIV Mänttä Art Festival takes place from June 16 to September 1, 2019 in Mänttä-Vilppula, Finland. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (including Midsummer day).

Location

Pekilo Exhibition Centre, Tehtaankatu 21 FI-35800, Mänttä Finland. See map.

Hop on the Serlachius bus from Tampere railway station and let it take you to the art destinations of Mänttä! Read more!

Tickets

  • Adults: €14
  • Children (0-16 years): free admission
  • Discount tickets (pensioners, students, those in military or civilian service and the unemployed): €10
  • Season ticket: €18
  • Groups (min. 8 persons): à €10 €
  • Personal care assistants of festival guests get free admission

Methods of Payment: We accept debit cards, Visa, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Maestro and both Smartum vouchers and cards. Mänttä Art Festival is not part of the Finnish Museum Card system.

Guided tours

  • 20 persons max: €40
  • Over 20 persons: €70

Inquiries in advance: +358 44 259 9194 / info@kuvataideviikot.fi

International groups

Planning a group trip to Mänttä Art Festival? You can contact Saarikoski Travels for a tailor-made package for your group (min 10 pax). For an offer please contact Leena Tervakorpi +358 40 4802342 or info(at)saarikoski.fi.

Accessibility

Pekilo is a former industrial property which has undergone extensive alterations and renovations to make the facilities as audience-friendly as possible. We aim to further improve details to increase accessibility. Read more!

Contact

Mänttä Art Festival
Pekilo, Tehtaankatu 21
FI-35800 Mänttä, Finland

+358 (0)44 259 9194
Customer service during the exhibition's opening hours: +358 (0)44 981 3115
info@kuvataideviikot.fi

Executive director
Tiina Nyrhinen
+358 (0)44 259 9194
toiminnanjohtaja@kuvataideviikot.fi

Press Officer
Simo Ollila
+358 (0)44 023 4587
tiedottaja@kuvataideviikot.fi

History

Mänttä Art Festival has been organized by its founding association 'Mäntän kuvataiteen ystävät' (Mänttä Art Lovers) since 1993. A biennial event during the early years, the festival has been arranged annually since 1999. It is one of Finland’s leading summer reviews of contemporary art, with a new curator bringing a fresh perspective to the exhibition every year. For more than a decade the main exhibition venue has been Pekilo, a former animal feed refinery near the Mänttä mill chimneystack.