Kettuki

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Kettuki Art Centre is Finland's nationwide art centre for people with learning disabilities. The objective of the Art Centre is to raise the esteem of art by people with intellectual disabilities by promoting it at a nationwide level. The centre also aims to improve opportunities for people with disabilities to study and practice art in both professional and recreational contexts.

The centre is managed by the Kettuki support organization for disabled artists (Kehitysvammaisten taiteilijoiden tuki ry). The organization includes artists, art experts and professionals  in the field of disabilities as well as other people who are generally interested in art by disabled people.

Tasks of the Kettuki Art Centre:
-organizing art exhibitions
-providing information on projects and activities in the field
-acquiring and maintaining its own art collection
-maintaining a national network
-training and consulting
-producing publications and education material
-compiling a databank

-providing expertise and serving as an interest group
-cooperation with the art field and operators in the field of disabilities
-international cooperation

On the Kettuki Centre website you will find information about events, exhibitions and literature and about operators in the field in Finland and internationally.

 
Legal status:
Private organisation
 
 
Permanent address:
Kettuki Art Centre
Kirjastokatu 1
13100 Hämeenlinna
Finland
 
 
Phone number: 
+358 44 040 5107
(Päivi Lilja) 
 
 
Email address:
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Year of foundation: 2006
 
Number of permanent staff: 1
 
Type of organisation:
A nationwide Art Centre for people with learning disabilities. Own art class and a selling gallery