These companies and artists are participating in ThoF between September 9 - 14th in New York.
Reima is the globally leading brand in functional kids’ wear. Our mission is to encourage children to discover the joy of movement, and our business idea is to provide a good quality, year-around, tip-to-toe wardrobe for these active children, ages 0 to 12.
Oases from HEL is a multidisciplinary art project created by media artist Mikko H. Haapoja & musician Amanda Kauranne.
Together with Helsinki citizens and visitors, Haapoja & Kauranne are collecting and mapping Helsinki oases and creating a series of audio-visual installations about the boundaries of city life and nature.
GEA is a Finnish sing-songwriter. Her music has been described as transcendent, mysterious and unique. The music takes influences from Perfume Genius, Anna von Hausswolff, Nick Cave and Agnes Obel.
The woman behind the stage name GEA is Laura Avonius, an artist based in Helsinki. She is classically trained singer and pianist, whose music arises from her life and emotions.
Kira Leskinen is a visual artist and photographer from Helsinki, Finland. For the past couple of years she has been using flatbed scanner as her main tool.
Leskinen seeks clear forms. She creates abstract compositions where colors play a key role. Red moves towards, yellow stays still and black becomes a void. In her workprocess she mixes traditional collage-like technique with the possibilities of digital technology. As a result, fascinating distortions and errors occur.
Susanna Sivonen works mainly on textile design and illustration, but above all, on things that make you smile.
“The real everyday life is a gift. As someone wise said: Happiness is not a destination, it’s a way of life. My way as a designer is to point out little things of normal daily feelings and make art of all the small details there, just because I want to share it, with a smile. I believe in positive things and if my art can share the flow, my way of life is worth a smile.”
FEDITED.com is a modern lifestyle site for everyone interested in Scandinavian lifestyle and entrepreneurship. FEDITED.com is The House of Finland's media partner.
The site introduces interesting art, design and fashion brands as well as creative talents and influencers from Finland - in forms of fashion editorials and fedited interviews. FEDITED TV is a channel to take a sneak peek backstage of the creative world. Fedited.com is the leading influencer website of the Finnish fashion market.
Emmi Kainulainen is a Finnish graphic designer, model, celebrity and artist. She is very prolific and also has her own fashion brand Chaîne, working as head designer and creative director.
Emmi's art is a reflection of her energetic, uplifting and creatively abundant personality with colours, patterns and abstract shapes giving zeal and style to any room or space.
Leiki makes the web Smarter. With our market leading solutions our
vision is to make it content discovery effortless and to intelligently
connect brands with the right audiences. Find our services at
Weecos is an online sustainable marketplace. We unite strong and visionary designers with conscious minds. Our mission is to be the counterforce to disposable shopping culture. At the moment, we have over 160 brands and over 3500 items. In Weecos, there’s no storage, no extra hands between. Just you and your favourite designers. We believe that everyday decisions matter and together we are bigger.
Reaktor makes digital products for the world to use, and partner with ambitious companies to redefine the standards of digital business.
Founded by six friends who wanted to do things differently, today they are a family of 450 in New York, Helsinki, Amsterdam, and Tokyo.