Funding | 03.10.2016
The application period for Kone Foundation grants has endedThe application period for Kone Foundation grants has ended on 30 September. We received over 6,300 applications.
Funding | 01.09.2016
Looking for bold initiativesThe annual application period for Kone Foundation grants has begun. Grants can be awarded for academic research, the arts, and for projects which combine scholarly and artistic approaches. The thematic funding call The close neighbours is also open.
Funding | 16.06.2016
Renewed grant application process starts in SeptemberThe annual application period for Kone Foundation grants will start on 1 September and end on 30 September 16.00 Finnish time.
Funding | 16.06.2016
Funding for language learningKone Foundation awarded EUR 500,000 for language learning.
Funding | 13.06.2016
Travel grant decisionsWe awarded travel grants on June 10, 2016. Researchers working with foundation’s personal researcher grant travel all over the world.
Funding | 24.05.2016
Different forms of language learningApplication period closed on 23 May at midnight Finnish time (EEST).
Funding | 08.12.2015
Essay collection for brown girlsKoko Hubara’s essay collection prompts discussion on race-related feminism in Finland.
Funding | 18.11.2015
Travel grant decisionsWe awarded travel grants on November 18, 2015. Researchers working with foundation’s personal researcher grant travel all over the world.
Kone Foundation | 18.10.2016
How are our grantees doing?In late spring we collected feedback from our grantees because we want to improve the work of the foundation.
Kone Foundation | 11.10.2016
Tips for OctoberOur grant recipients are continuously working on all kinds of intriguing projects. We have compiled a couple of tips here for October.
Kone Foundation | 24.08.2016
A peek into the pastKone Foundation turns 60 this year, and in order to celebrate that we start a series of columns that review the phases of the foundation.
Kone Foundation | 22.08.2016
Tips for the autumnOur grant recipients are continuously working on all kinds of intriguing projects. We have compiled a couple of tips here for the autumn.
Kone Foundation | 22.08.2016
Grant advice in August and SeptemberWhat kinds of projects receive support from the Kone Foundation? How can research and art be combined in projects; and what about multidisciplinarity and margins?
Kone Foundation | 14.06.2016
Tips for the summerIt can be hard to choose from the rich selection of art and culture in the Finnish summer. But do not worry, here are a few tips to help you to take part in the summer of arts 2016.
Kone Foundation | 10.06.2016
2015 in single coversThe Kone Foundation annual report for 2015 has been published.
Kone Foundation | 09.06.2016
Imagining and Investing in our FutureExecutive director Anna, head of research funding Kalle and communications coordinator Laura attended the “Imagining and Investing in our Future ” conference organised by the European Foundation Center (EFC) in Amsterdam at the end of May.
Kone Foundation | 01.06.2016
Opening hours during summerThe Kone Foundation office is closed from 2 July to 31 July.
Saari Residence | 13.09.2016
Welcome new Saari Fellows!With the autumn come our individual residency guests after a hectic summer of group residencies. Nine new artists arrived in the Saari Residence in September and they will be working in the residency from September to October.
Saari Residence | 23.08.2016
Viides sääty examines the structures that underlie societyThe Viides sääty working group explores the ideologies generated by industry, technology and the economy in Finland and globally.
Saari Residence | 01.08.2016
Apply for the Saari Residence!The application period for residencies in 2017 has begun! The application period begins on 1 August and ends on 31 August 16.00 Finnish time (Eastern European summer time, GMT + 3).
Saari Residence | 07.06.2016
Apply for the Saari Residence in AugustApplication period for residencies in 2017 begins on 1 August and ends on 31 August 16.00 Finnish time (Eastern European summer time, GMT + 3).
Saari Residence | 15.03.2016
RECEPTION off to a good start at the Saari ResidenceSome of our residency guests in March are working on the RECEPTION triennial of the community art. This spring, a number of interesting events will be organised at the Saari Residence and throughout the western coast that you will not want to miss.
Saari Residence | 11.03.2016
New residency guests arrived with springWe may still have snow in March, but spring is definitely in the air, and with spring, the new residency guests arrived, ready to work at the Saari Residence.
The Well | 18.05.2016
Breakfast Well on 13 May: Writing and Artistic PracticeSinem Kayacan, artistic researcher and video artist, led the breakfast conversation about her artistic research.
The Well | 16.03.2016
Can art be verbalised?At this year's first Breakfast Well, art and verbalisation were discussed with Taina Riikonen, sound artist and researcher, and Tomi Humalisto, Professor of Lighting Design.
The Well | 14.10.2015
Gems from the Finglish language at Breakfast Well“Istumaruuma, kitsi, paatitamppu, soopa.” These are just a few examples of Finglish words.
The Well | 24.05.2015
Importance of own mother tongueAt the Breakfast Well on 28 August, Warda Ahmed and Wisam Elfad spoke about the importance of the mother tongue in early childhood education.