Helsinki-Berlin – The Direktorenhaus presents design and illustration from Finland.
The three week exhibition at Direktorenhaus was showcasing the 25 most interesting fashion designers, accessory designers, illustrators and photographers from Helsinki. The Exhibition opening took place on 14.6. and lasted until the Fashion Week of Berlin ending on 8.7.2012.
The Helsinki FRESH Agency, established in 2012, is a Culture Export Agency for Finnish design and creative fields. During the first year of activity, by publishing a book and organising an exhibition in Berlin, the agency focused its attention on the Finnish fashion design. Both the Helsinki FRESH book and the Helsinki FRESH exhibition present 25 young creatives from the fields of fashion, photography, textile art and illustration. The book reveals the secrets of the daily life of the designers also giving insights of their favourite locations, restaurants and shops to visit in Helsinki. The book is available in the Design Forum Shop of Helsinki FRESH.