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


The Institute will not continue TelepART mobility programme in 2024. If you are looking to perform in Ireland, you might be eligible to apply for funding from the European Union under ‘Culture Moves Europe’ programme. Please check this link for more information.

Below Zero 

In 2024, the contemporary art prize Below Zero will be awarded for the fourth 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 Calls

We regularly search for interesting projects with Open Calls. Please follow our social media channels and newsletter for updates on current opportunities.

Open proposals

Are you planning an interesting project in the UK, Ireland or Finland, and you’re looking for support? The Institute is open to new initiatives and ideas, and is able to collaborate on different levels with different types of projects which have a connection to Finland. Send us you proposal and we will have a look if it’s something we can help you with! Please find the form here.