Funding opportunities


The Institute continually looks for projects and ideas that fit the needs of our partners. We are currently running the following schemes which aim at supporting the mobility of artists and researchers:


TelepArt is a continuous, adjustable funding programme designed to support performing artists:

Below Zero 

In 2019, the contemporary art prize Below Zero is awarded for the second time. The prize is worth 15 000 pounds (approximately 17 000 euros), and covers mentoring, materials, a month-long residency in London and an exhibition at Beaconsfield Gallery:

Open Call

We regularly search for interesting projects with our Open Call. In 2019 we will actualise three projects:

Producers’ House

The aim of this residency programme is to support the internationalisation and professional networking of Finnish performing arts and audiovisual producers and their intermediaries. In the pilot call of 2019, 14 Finland-based producers were chosen for the residency.