Juho Laitinen: The Virtues of Improvisation Workshop

The event is a part of Uniarts Helsinki’s fourth Research Pavilion, taking place in Hietsun Paviljonki and its surroundings in Helsinki 5 June – 29 August 2021.

Picture: Jorma Airola

This workshop focuses on virtues of an improvising musician, proposed by Cornelius Cardew. The workshop, led by Juho Laitinen, invites to discussion inside and outside of the Hietsu Pavilion. All are welcome to attend for any amount of time. The language of the event is Finnish, and English if needed. On Thursday 29 July after the workshop there will be a discussion event featuring dramaturge Pauliina Hulkko and visual artists Teemu Mäki and Jyrki Siukonen.

Research Pavilion #4: Helsinki 

Fine arts, concerts, performances, workshops and discussions with an inquiring mindset – welcome to the Uniarts Helsinki Research Pavilion to see and experience what artistic research is all about. Previously arranged in connection with the Venice Biennale, this time the Pavilion will gather artist-researchers to Hietsu in Helsinki.   

Uniarts Helsinki’s fourth Research Pavilion will be organised with the support of the Louise and Göran Ehrnrooth Foundation.


25.7.2021 at 12:00 – 16:00

27.7.2021 at 12:00 – 29.7.2021 at 16:00


Ateljé hall and outdoors

Hietsun Paviljonki

Hiekkarannantie 9

00100 Helsinki


Free entry

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